DVD Talk Talk about DVDs and Movies on DVD including Covers and Cases

Red Dwarf News - Just the Shows BOX SET

Old 08-27-04, 10:37 PM
DVD Talk Limited Edition
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: Bay Area, CA
Posts: 5,071
Red Dwarf News - Just the Shows BOX SET

From the official site...

With the individual Red Dwarf DVDs leaving the shelves like hot cakes (though cooler to the touch), it may seem a strange time to launch a Series 1 to 4 box set. But this isn't what you might have been expecting. At all.

Rather than whack the extras-laden two-disc sets into a box - which no doubt would have annoyed those who patiently bought each series as it was released - Red Dwarf: Just the Shows - Volume 1 gives the casual fan a chance to pick up the episodes without any bonus material. Just the Shows - does exactly what it says on the tin... er, box.

Pictured here is the digipack box art for the four-disc set, which is now scheduled for release on October 18th with a recommended retail price of 34.99

Also pictured are the main DVD menus for each series. As with the box art, a deliberate attempt has been made to keep the style of these releases separate from the main - to let them stand alone. The single-screen menus will not be animated, and though there will be background music, this is about as 'vanilla' a release as it's possible to get.

Still, Red Dwarf is Red Dwarf and Just the Shows - Volume 1 is very much designed for those who use bonus discs as coasters. It's a chance to get straight to the episodes as seen on TV - and a handy back-up for the Red Dwarf fan looking to "travel light, move fast"!

In the meantime, Series I, II, III and IV are still available in two-disc sets, packed with commentaries, documentaries, outtakes, deleted scenes and featurettes. Series V is due out on November 8th in both the regular form and as a gift set with Corgi's brand new Starbug model.

Rammsteinfan is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.