Acorn TV’s six-part crime series Taken Down stars Lynn Rafferty (Love/Hate) as Inspector Jen Rooney, a Dublin detective investigating the murder of a young Nigerian girl from a center for asylum-seekers.
The DVD Release of the first season/series of Taken Down will be in stores on November 19th.
Time-Life has collected lightning in a bottle with Robin Williams: Comic Genius – a 22-DVD collection of the best of Robin Williams.
His HBO specials; eleven of the best episodes of Mork & Mindy; his genius talk show appearances and more. Plus interviews with friends and fans – Billy Crystal, Pam Dawber, Jay Leno, Steve Martin and more.
Robin Williams: Comic Genius will be available exclusively at robinwilliams.com beginning September 25th.
While spending a dull detention together, an unlikely gathering of teenage girls discovers one of their group may possess supernatural powers. Intrigued, they follow her into the local woods, where they harness the ambient energy of witches who were persecuted there hundreds of years ago.
Directed by Kyle Rankin (Night of the Living Debs), The Witch Files stars Paget Brewster (Community, Criminal Minds), Holly Taylor (The Americans) and Greg Finley (The Secret Life of the American Teen).
The Witch Files will be available on Digital and DVD on October 9th.
Acorn DVD will release Kay Mellor’s critically acclaimed show (Rotten Tomatoes score: 100%) Girlfriends: Series 1 on home video on June 26th.
The six-part contemporary drama follows three friends struggling with the responsibilities that come with being a modern woman of a certain age – and stars an amazing trio of actors: Phyliss Logan, Miranda Richardson and Zoë Wannamaker.
Bonus content includes a behind-the-scenes featurette and cast panel at the Television Critics Association event.
Acorn DVD brings series 2 of the Australian medical dramedy The Heart Guy to home video on June 26th.
The show follows a charming and genius doctor (Rodger Corser, The Doctor Blake Mysteries, Glitch) forced to return to his hometown and become a local doctor after his personal life spins out of control.