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TV on DVD: Shout Factory exclusives

Diane Werts
Newsday (MCT)

SHOUT FACTORY EXCLUSIVES: Later seasons of series that might otherwise be discontinued on DVD are now sold online directly from distributor Shout Factory, rather than in stores. (These are standard professional DVD sets, not the manufactured-on-demand DVD-R discs found at Warner Archive and some Amazon-released MTV/Nickelodeon shows.)

SERIES OUT NOW: Groundbreaking high school dramedy "Room 222" Season 2 (4 discs, $40); familycom "Mr. Belvedere" Season 4 (3 discs, $35); Raymond Burr as wheelchair detective "Ironside" Season 3 (7 discs, $55).

SERIES OUT SOON: Sitcom "My Two Dads" Season 2 (March 16); early TV Jewish family comedy "The Goldbergs," plus extras (date TBA); legendary 1964 all-star rock 'n' roll concert "The T.A.M.I. Show" with bonus features (March 23).

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Out this week:

DOCTOR WHO: THE COMPLETE SPECIALS: David Tennant's finales: "The Next Doctor," "Planet of the Dead," "The Waters of Mars," "The End of Time," with oodles of bonus features; $50 DVD/$60 BD, 5 discs, BBC.

THE MARY TYLER MOORE SHOW: SEASON 6: Finally, "Chuckles Bites the Dust"; $30 for 3 discs, Fox.

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TV DVDs on the way:

Feb. 16: "Branded"

Feb. 23: "Flash Forward Part 1"

March 2: "Poldark"

March 9: "Scarecrow & Mrs.King"

April 27: "I Love Lucy Rarities"


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