Classic Doctor Who: February 2012 Releases

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DOCTOR WHO: THE SENSORITES Street Date: February 14, 2012 DVD Suggested Retail Price: $24.98 ($30.98 in Canada) Length: Approx. 150 minutes + bonus features/ single disc New York, NY — The First Doctor (William Hartnell), Ian, Barbara and Susan land on a spaceship orbiting a distant and mysterious world, where a human crew lies frozen somewhere between…

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Last Of The Summer Wine: Vintage 1991 – Home Entertainment

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Street Date: February 21, 2012 DVD Suggested Retail Price: $34.98 ($43.98 in Canada) Blu-Ray Suggested Retail Price: $39.98 ($49.98 in Canada) Length: Approx. 206 minutes + bonus features/ single disc New York, NY — The world’s longest-running, BAFTA-nominated sitcom returns with more antics from everyone’s favorite geriatrics. This affectionate comedy about people in the autumn of their years, which…

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The Story Of Ireland

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Street Date: February 21, 2012 DVD Suggested Retail Price: $29.98 ($37.48 in Canada) Length: Approx. 300 minutes/ 2-disc set New York, NY — The Story Of Ireland is a five-part landmark history of Ireland presented by Fergal Keane (Wild Africa, Great Railway Journeys). Ireland is living through a significant period in its cycle of history – since the 1998…

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Top Gear 17

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Street Date: February 28, 2012 DVD Suggested Retail Price: $24.98 ($30.98 in Canada) Blu-Ray Suggested Retail Price: $29.99 ($37.48 in Canada) Length: Approx. 362 minutes + bonus features/ 3-disc set New York, NY – It’s time for the next installment of madness, mayhem, and motor hilarity fromTop Gear, the world’s most popular car entertainment show and “the best unscripted…

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The Fades: Season One

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Street Date: February 21, 2012 DVD Suggested Retail Price: $34.98 ($43.98 in Canada) Blu-Ray Suggested Retail Price: $39.98 ($49.98 in Canada) Length: Approx. 338 minutes + bonus features/ 2-disc set New York, NY – The Fades, the coming of age fantasy drama from writer Jack Thorne (Skins, Shameless), comes to DVD and Blu-ray following its launch on BBC AMERICA…

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BBC Worldwide and Link TV Join Forces on Documentary and News Programming

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New York, NY – BBC Worldwide America’s Sales & Distribution division today announced a licensing deal with international news and cultural programming network LINK TV for a compelling line-up of BBC Worldwide documentaries, including the fascinating series, Tribal Wives and a selection of shows from Panorama, the BBC’s celebrated investigative and current affairs strand.  Tribal Wives is a docu-series that…

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BBC AMERICA Promotes Devin Johnson To VP Publicity

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New York, NY — Devin Johnson has been promoted to VP Publicity for BBC America and Consumer Products with immediate effect. Johnson, who joined the channel as a publicist in 2007 was most recently Director Publicity, BBC America and Global Brands. In his new role he will oversee the publicity team and all campaigns and…

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BBC AMERICA to Co-Produce Next Installment of Luther

Posted by on Thursday, January 26th, 2012 in

New York, NY –– Following Idris Elba’s best actor win at the 2012 Golden Globes®, BBC AMERICA has today confirmed it is to co-produce the next installment of the critically-acclaimed drama, Luther, starring Idris Elba. The four-part mini-series will premiere in 2012 as part of BBC AMERICA’s Dramaville. Perry Simon, General Manager, Channels, BBC Worldwide America…

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BBC Home Entertainment Releases: February 2012

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New York, NY — THE HOUR Street Date: February 7, 2012 (Canada only-Available now in US) DVD Suggested Retail Price: $43.98 (Canada) Blu-Ray Suggested Retail Price: $49.98 (Canada) Length: Approx. 344 minutes + bonus features/ 2-disc set 2012 Golden Globe nominee for Best Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television Golden Globe nominees Romola Garai (Atonement, Emma) and…

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BBC AMERICA To Air Luther This Sunday In Celebration Of Idris Elba’s Golden Globe Win For Best Actor

Posted by on Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 in

New York, NY — Golden Globe® winner Idris Elba stars as John Luther, the near-genius detective struggling to cope with his own demons, in two distinctive, thrilling crime stories which make up BBC AMERICA’s four part Golden Globe winning series Luther. Devastated by the brutal murder of his wife, John Luther returns to policing in a different world. His old unit…

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