One of the horror genre's "most widely read critics" (Rue Morgue # 68), "an accomplished film journalist" (Comic Buyer's Guide #1535), and the award-winning author of Horror Films of the 1980s (2007), The Rock and Roll Film Encyclopedia (2007) and Horror Films of the 1970s (2002), John Kenneth Muir, presents his blog on film, television and nostalgia, named one of the Top 100 Film Studies Blog on the Net.
Saturday, June 30, 2012
Ask JKM a Question #4: Cult TV on DVD?
reader, “jf,” asks me: what TV series are
not yet available in full on DVD that you’d like to see released?
a good question, and here’s a partial list, off the top of my head.
anyone sees a title I’ve missed below, go ahead and add it in the
are actually a lot of cult tv programs still unavailable commercially, even
though we’ve had a renaissance of great “obscure television” releases lately (Ghost
Story, Logan’s Run, and Starman among them).
The Green Hornet
The New People
One Step Beyond
(Seasons Two and Three)
It’s About Time
Journey to the
Center of the Earth
Fantastic Voyage (Filmation; 1968)
Salvage 1 Phoenix Five
The Immortal (Christopher George, not Lorenzo
The Sixth Sense (some episodes available on
Amazon.com streaming under title Night Gallery)
Tales of the Unexpected
(one episode available on VHS under title Force of Evil)
Super Train (pilot episode available on VHS
The Evil Touch
Electra Woman and
Freddy’s Nightmares (a few episodes available on
VHS, and on Region 2 DVD).