We love rare and cool old TV shows on eatmybrains, so when Universal Pictures contacted us about this imminent release of the heavily underrated Earth 2 complete series on DVD, we just had to tell you about it. Here's the press release:
Embark on the quest to find a new home planet for humanity in the year 2192 as the complete sci-fi epic Earth 2 lands on DVD for the first time ever!
From the producers of Miami Vice and ER comes the thrilling story of Devon Adair (Debrah Farentino), who is struggling to find a healthy environment for her deathly ill son, Ulysses.
Disregarding government orders, she puts together an expedition to found a new civilization on an Earth-like planet 22 light years in the future. But after their ship crash-lands on the wrong side of planet G889, the “colonists” quickly discover that their new home already has some very strange and hostile inhabitants.
Catch DVD-exclusive bonus features and join stellar guest stars including Tim Curry, Virginia Madsen, Terry O’Quinn and more on all 21 groundbreaking episodes of the Emmy-winning series that critics cheered “soars to new sci-fi heights” (Houston Chronicle).
This is released on a R1 3 disc set from 19th July. Expect a set review as soon as we've had time to watch them all...
9th Nov 04 Overall, the film has an uneasy and very sinister feel about it. Hittites don’t need to do anything to look scary, especially Isiah, which sees Borgnine in a role similar to the Beelzebub-worshipping...