New On DVD: Leave It To Beaver, The Closer, Hoarders, 13 Ghosts Of Scooby Doo

by | June 28, 2010 at 10:15 PM | TV News

Leave It To Beaver

Finally! Own the complete series of the much-beloved classic ‘Leave It To Beaver‘ in a lavish limited edition 37-DVD box set to the home entertainment shelves. Boasting all 234 episodes spanning six iconic TV seasons from 1957-63, this highly collectible complete series DVD box set is packed with a special commemorative booklet, a full-disc of exclusive bonus features offering a nostalgic look from the cast and crew as well as insightful entertainment for the entire family. A special “value-add” exclusive replica of the original “Leave It To Beaver Money Maker Board Game” is included in this must-buy DVD box set. Inspired by the real-life experience of creators Joe Connelly and Bob Mosher’s own children, this remarkable series follows the hilarious everyday adventures of young Theodore “Beaver” Cleaver and his older brother Wally. Buy the complete series right here.

The Closer

At work, L.A. Deputy Chief Brenda Johnson is a woman in charge on ‘The Closer.’ Got a suspect to grill, a case to crack, a murderer about to walk? Call Brenda in and watch the fireworks. But at home…well, that’s another story. Kyra Sedgwick stars in the 15-episode Season 5 of the series that combines heart, humor and homicide into a show that’s equally compelling as a police procedural and a personal drama. Buy the Season 5 DVD right here.


Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief

Based on the popular book series by Rick Riordan, ‘Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief‘ follows trouble-prone Percy Jackson who finds himself having problems in high school… but that’s the least of his challenges. It’s the 21st century, but the gods of Mount Olympus have walked out of the pages of his Greek mythology texts and into his life, and they’re not happy – Zeus’ lightning bolt has been stolen, and Percy is the prime suspect. Learning he is the son of Poseidon, the young teen finds himself caught between angry and battling gods, and embarks on a cross-country adventure to catch the true lightning thief and unravel a mystery more powerful than the gods themselves. Buy the DVD right here.

Hoarders

Whether they’re facing eviction, the loss of their children, jail time, or divorce, the people on ‘Hoarders‘ are desperately in need of help. In every episode, we see two people struggling to overcome their compulsive behavior while experts work to put them on the road to recovery. For some, throwing away even the tiniest possession a sponge, a button, an empty box is so painful that they won t be able to complete the cleaning process…no matter the consequences. For others, professional help and an organizer’s guidance give them the strength to recover. At the end of each episode find out who has been able to keep their hoarding behavior at bay and who, despite help, is still lost inside this painful disease. Catch this addictive series and buy the Season 1 DVD right here.

Hot Tub Time Machine

Hot Tub Time Machine‘ stars John Cusack, Craig Robinson and Rob Corddry as buddies looking to recapture a little of their youthful glory by returning to the ski resort where they used to party. After a crazy night of drinking in the hot tub, they realize that they’ve been transported back to the 80s and into the bodies of their younger selves. Now they have to decide whether they should change their futures while wading through a sea of spandex, blue eye shadow and heavy metal hair bands. Hot Tub Time Machine also features a hilarious supporting cast including comedy legend Chevy Chase, Crispin Glover and Clark Duke. Buy the DVD here.

13 Ghosts Of Scooby Doo

The 13 Ghosts of Scooby Doo‘ is about the adventures of Scooby Doo, Shaggy Rogers, Daphne Blake, and Scrappy-Doo chasing after more mysteries. Now they are joined by a magnificent warlock called Vincent Van Ghoul, who is a cartoon caricature of Vincent Price (who also provides the voice), and a mischievous boy named Flim-Flam. Together they have to catch 13 ghosts and put them in a magical “Chest of Demons” that Scooby and Shaggy were tricked into opening by two sneaky ghosts named Weerd and Bogel. Buy ‘The 13 Ghosts Of Scooby Doo’ DVD right here.