Stage and screen actor John Kerr, well-known for his roles in South Pacific and the Broadway production of Tea and Sympathy, has died, according to The Associated Press. He was 81.
Academy Award winner Karl Malden, who starred alongside friend Marlon Brando in such classic films at A Streetcar Named Desire and On the Waterfront, and won another generation of fans with the TV show The Streets of San Francisco, has died. He was 97.
Malden died of natural causes, his daughter Mila Doerner told the Los Angeles Times.
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Born in Chicago as Mladen Sekulovich, Malden was the son of a Czech seamstress and ...
New releases announced today, July 14:The 4400 - The Complete Series will be coming out October 28 7th Heaven - The Complete 7th Season will be coming out November 11 C.S.I. - The Complete 8th Season will be coming out October 14 Girlfriends - The Complete 5th Season will be coming out October 28 JAG - The Complete 7th Season will be coming out November 4 Mind of Mencia - The Complete 4th Season Uncensored will be coming out November 11 Sister, Sister - The 1st Season will be coming out October 28 South Park - The Cult of Cartman will be coming out October 7 The Streets of San Francisco - Season 2, Volume 2 will be coming out November 11 The Wild, Wild West - The Complete Series will be coming out November 4 Visit TVShowsOnDVD.com for the complete stories on these and other news items.
New releases announced today, March 18:Cannon - Season 1, Volume 1 will be coming out July 8Jake and the Fatman - Season 1, Volume 1 will be coming out July 8Soul Food - The Final Season will be coming out July 8The Streets of San Francisco - Season 2, Volume 1 will be coming out July 1Visit TVShowsOnDVD.com for the complete stories on these and other news items.
It's another week of slim pickings when it comes to quality TV-on-DVD releases (I can't wait until August/September when all the new, loaded sets come out). It's a bit odd, but the releases this week fall into three categories: old shows, animated shows and British shows. I selected one of the old shows as the "Pick of the Week": The Streets of San Francisco, Season 1, Volume 1. The acclaimed police drama starring Karl Malden and a very young Michael Douglas came out in 1972, and this four-disc set includes the pilot movie and the first 13 episodes from Season 1. (The box says 16, but the sticker on the front, which says 13, is correct.)The set includes two bonus features, though they're both very short. The first is a 3:45-minute interview with Michael Douglas and Karl Malden, conducted by Army Archerd, and the second is an 8:44-minute pilot presentation.Another noteworthy title next week is Scooby-Doo Where Are You! The Complete Third Season. These episodes are actually from Scoob...