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.
MPI will release the documentary Master of Dark Shadows – ‘a comprehensive celebration of the legendary Gothic daytime series Dark Shadows and its visionary creator, Dan Curtis’ – on HD Digital and DVD on April 16th.
Master of Dark Shadows is narrated by Ian McShane and features key actors – including Jonathan Frid, David Selby and more – as well as Curtis and some of the show’s famous fans.
After years away from her isolated hometown, DI Cadi John returns to help her sisters care for their ailing father. Paired with the capable but overloaded DS Owen Vaughan, she soon begins investigating a young woman’s suspicious drowning.
Acorn Media”s Hidden: Series 1 will be released (DVD Only) on November 13th.
The Americans’ Holly Taylor and genre veteran Paget Brewster are the biggest names in The Witch Files – a smarter than necessary tween horror-comedy that isn’t quite scary enough to be a scary movie, or funny enough to be a comedy.
It hits a kind of sweet spot in between that produces a few chills and a few laughs while creating a group of characters that find themselves in wish fulfillment situation that has less than desirable side effects.
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.