Warner Bros. brings the powerful original 1977 miniseries about America’s brutal history of slavery, ‘ROOTS’, to Blu-ray as The History Channel’s new re-imagining gets underway.
Only the production values and a couple of good acting performances save ‘Mercy Street,’ a series full of cliches and miscasting.
History Channel miniseries Texas Rising arrives on Blu-ray with an all star cast Sept. 1 from Lionsgate.
An enthralling account of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn through the eyes of Thomas Cromwell is given in this BBC/PBS mini-series.
King gives us a most human portrayal of a man who changed society and it was one of the most powerful mini-series to come along in many years.
Death Comes to Pemberley is an enjoyable adaptation of the P.D. James bestselling novel, a continuation of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice.
The World Wars gives an abbreviated and imperfect account of the bloody conflicts that gripped the first half of the twentieth century.
A middling remake of the classic thriller, the Rosemary’s Baby miniseries is elevated by a strong performance from Zoe Saldana
Go inside the world of tiny creatures and see it from their perspective in the fascinating BBC nature series Hidden Kingdoms on Blu-ray
A splendid journey through this emerging superpower, Brazil with Michael Palin is timed for the current FIFA World Cup tournament.