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I really wish they'd put NewsRadio on DVD

Old 05-01-01, 05:16 PM
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NewsRadio was one of the most underrated comdeies of the 90's that was really good but never got the attention it deserved (The second is Brisco County JR) I really wish they'd put all the seasons on DVD... (They dont have to do they last season since it went downhill real fast... although the first episode which explains bill mcneal dying was sad yet very good)

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I agree but they have to do the last season. The parts with Johnny Johnson were great.
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I agree, always see the one in syndication.
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Looks like its coming to DVD but from this dvdfile.com article (below) it looks like it'll be one of those best of's. Its better then nothing i guess

"Just in from Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment is the announcement of the next five new TV titles to get the DVD treatment, as picked by visitors to the Sony Pictures "DVD TV Poll" website (visit http://www.sonypictures.com/cthe/tv/tvondvd.html for more info). Coming up this year are complete first season sets of the classics Soap and Dilbert, plus Tick: The Complete Series, The Best of Ripley's Believe it or Not, and collections of Designing Women, Forever Knight and NewsRadio. Watch for full specs, street dates and pricing to be revealed soon."
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wow.. resurrecting a 2+ year old thread. Impressive

Anyways, good news for NewsRadio fans! Just wish they'd do the full seasons... never really watched the Johnny Johnson episodes.
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I'd buy any collection that includes the "Chock Full O' Nuts" episode.
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I loved both of the episodes mentioned above, as well as Towers, when Matthew has his 30th birthday and turns punk.
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Jimmy James: Look at Disney. If Hunchback of Notre Dame is running a deficet, you think Mickey Mouse gonna jump right in and bail him out? Hell no!

Dave: Well what about Scrooge McDuck, he's the one with all the money?

Jimmy James: No no no. Ducks uh...ducks hate hunchbacks.

Classic show. Sucks that its best of's, but I'd pick them up regardless, and double dip.

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