DVD Tuesday: Treasury Men in Action, The Kent Chronicles

Every Tuesday I take a look at obscure and/or classic television programs, specials, miniseries or made-for-TV movies being released on DVD or Blu-ray. For the record I consider anything broadcast prior to 1980 to be classic or else there wouldn’t be much to discuss. The releases referred to in these posts are encoded for Region … Continue Reading →

Sherman Hemsley (1938-2012)

Actor Sherman Hemsley, best known for playing George Jefferson on All in the Family and its spin-off The Jeffersons, passed away today at the age of 74. Hemsley first played George Jefferson in a 1973 episode of All in the Family, during that show’s fourth season, and would ultimately make more than a dozen appearances … Continue Reading →

DVD Tuesday: The Untouchables, The Real McCoys

Every Tuesday I take a look at obscure and/or classic television programs, specials, miniseries or made-for-TV movies being released on DVD or Blu-ray. For the record I consider anything broadcast prior to 1980 to be classic or else there wouldn’t be much to discuss. The releases referred to in these posts are encoded for Region … Continue Reading →

DVD Tuesday: Bonanza

Every Tuesday I take a look at obscure and/or classic television programs, specials, miniseries or made-for-TV movies being released on DVD or Blu-ray. For the record I consider anything broadcast prior to 1980 to be classic or else there wouldn’t be much to discuss. The releases referred to in these posts are encoded for Region … Continue Reading →

DVD Tuesday: Dark Shadows, Doctor Who

Every Tuesday I take a look at obscure and/or classic television programs, specials, miniseries or made-for-TV movies being released on DVD or Blu-ray. For the record I consider anything broadcast prior to 1980 to be classic or else there wouldn’t be much to discuss. The releases referred to in these posts are encoded for Region … Continue Reading →

Andy Griffith (1926-2012)

Television legend Andy Griffith passed away this morning at the age of 86. Best known for sitcom The Andy Griffith Show (1960-1968) and drama Matlock (1986-1996), Griffith also appeared in a number of feature films, like A Face in the Crowd and No Time For Sergeants (where he recreated a role he originated on the … Continue Reading →

A Tribute To Andy Griffith on Me-TV Network tomorrow 12p – 3p

[via press release] A Tribute To Andy Griffith on Me-TV Wednesday, July 4th 12n-3pm (EST) Me-TV will air a special tribute to the late Andy Griffith tomorrow, Wednesday, July 4th, from 12 noon-3pm EST with select episodes of Hawaii Five-O, The Mod Squad, Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. and Make Room For Daddy, all of which Andy … Continue Reading →

DVD Tuesday: Mannix, The Streets of San Francisco

Every Tuesday I take a look at obscure and/or classic television programs, specials, miniseries or made-for-TV movies being released on DVD or Blu-ray. For the record I consider anything broadcast prior to 1980 to be classic or else there wouldn’t be much to discuss. The releases referred to in these posts are encoded for Region … Continue Reading →