July 5, 2005 DVD Releases


Buffy the Vampire Slayer

The Best of Spike

This is a special Best Buy exclusive, available only at Best Buy!

If you love Buffy the Vampire Slayer and can't get enough of the blond-haired vampire Spike, then you have got to check out this DVD. Spike the vampire, played by James Marsters, was originally supposed to be killed after a few episodes, but he became so popular that soon he was made a regular on Buffy. After Buffy ended, Spike even appeared on the spin-off, Angel.

This DVD contains four killer Spike episodes from the Buffy TV series. It also has a bonus Spike featurette!

Remember, it's available only at Best Buy, so get on down to your local Best Buy store and "stake" your claim on a copy. It won't "suck."

Watch a clip from the Best of Spike DVD here!

Get the Best of Spike DVD here!


Season Three

Who's that quirky little obsessive-compulsive detective from San Francisco? Why, that would be Monk!

This four-disc set of the delightful detective series Monk features our hero, Adrian Monk, played by Tony Shalhoub, ready to take on any crime in San Francisco...as long as he doesn't have to touch anything gross, or get near any germs, or be in the vicinity of another person. This season, Monk is still investigating the death of his wife, and he is hoping to be reinstated with the San Francisco Police Department. He also has to deal with a new partner, the Mafia, bad FBI agents, and a dangerous chimpanzee.

This great box set includes 16 episodes and an obsessive amount of extras: a cast and crew "favorites" reel; an in-depth conversation with Tony Shalhoub; the official backstories of Adrian Monk, Captain Stottlemeyer, and Lieutenant Disher; an in-depth conversation with Traylor Howard; and a rundown of Monk's phobias, compulsions, and quirks.

Get the Monk: Season Three DVD here!


The Fantastic Four

The Complete Animated Series

Just in time for the release of the major motion picture, Marvel Comics' longest-running super-group, The Fantastic Four, hits DVD!

This four-disc box set contains all 26 episodes of the 1990s animated series. Thrill to the action as you watch and learn about the beginning of the Fantastic Four: the space accident, the cosmic rays, and the rivalry between Reed Richards and Victor VonDoom. It's all here!

The episodes include introductions by none other than the legendary Stan Lee, creator of The Fantastic Four and many other Marvel legends!

Simply put, this set is... fantastic!

Watch a clip from the Fantastic Four - The Complete Animated Series DVD here!

Get the Fantastic Four - The Complete Animated Series DVD here!

Roughnecks: The Starship Troopers Chronicles

The Complete Campaigns

High school pals Rico, Carmen, and Carl were lured by the call of adventure to enlist in the galactic army. Now, the war with the "bugs" is about to get ugly. They become members of Lieutenant Razak's "Roughnecks" squad, the toughest bunch of space soldiers this side of Saturn's rings. It's nonstop action as the Roughnecks battle for the fate of the human race against bugs of all sorts! They'll use guns, knives, and even their bare hands--they're the Roughnecks!

Executive-produced by Paul Verhoeven, this series continues the story of his movie, which was based on the book by Robert Heinlein. This action-packed CGI fest contains four discs, each with two "campaigns." Disc one features "The Pluto Campaign" and "The Hydora Campaign"; disc two has "The Tophet Campaign" and "The Tesca Campaign"; disc three contains "The Zephyr Campaign" and "The Klendathu Campaign"; and disc four holds "Trackers" and "The Homefront Campaign".

Also included are four bonus episodes: "Pluto and Beyond," "Propaganda Machine," "Maroone," and the gripping "Courtmartial of Lt. Razak." Other extras include a collectible Roughnecks illustration, photo galleries, and bonus previews!

Blast off for bug-fightin' with the Roughnecks!

Watch a clip from the Roughnecks: The Starship Trooper Chronicles- The Complete Campaigns DVD here!

Get the Roughnecks: The Starship Trooper Chronicles- The Complete Campaigns DVD here!

Tour of Duty

The 3rd Season

The courageous soldiers of Bravo Company return for more extraordinary adventures in this, the third and final season of the groundbreaking Vietnam series Tour of Duty. This season, Team Viking gets transferred to Camp Barnett to take part in Special Ops. Get ready for combat action and intense drama set against the backdrop of the hellish Vietnam War.

Joining the regular cast for the final season are John Dye of Touched by an Angel and Kyle Chandler from Early Edition. Also, powerhouse guest stars include Lee Majors and Carl Weathers.

This five-disc collection includes 21 episodes, and it's an explosive finale to a gritty war series. Extras include bonus previews.

Get drafted by your couch and go on your own personal Tour of Duty.

Get the Tour of Duty - The Complete Third Season DVD here!

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