'The Dick Van Dyke Show: The Complete Series' Blu-ray Delayed

Posted Wed Sep 19, 2012 at 08:00 AM PDT by

All 157 episodes of the classic 1966 series are now being boxed up for Blu-ray in mid-November instead of at the end of October.

As previously reported, Image Entertainment had slated 'The Dick Van Dyke Show: The Complete Series' for Blu-ray on October 30, but now the new date looks to be November 13.

Welcome one of TV's funniest couples ever into your living room. You'll be laughing hysterically as you join Rob Petrie (Dick Van Dyke) struggling with the ups and downs of work and home, aided and agitated by his lovely wife Laura (Mary Tyler Moore). Adding to the fun are Rob's wisecracking co-workers Sally (Rose Marie) and Buddy (Morey Amsterdam), long-suffering Mel Cooly (Richard Deacon) and hot-tempered boss Alan Brady (Carl Reiner).

Winner of 15 Emmy Awards, 'The Dick Van Dyke Show' is consistently ranked among the top TV comedies of all-time and renowned for its top-notch cast and stellar writing. Now enjoy each episode in pristine high-definition for the first time!

The Blu-ray boxed set will include 15 discs with Dolby Digital Mono soundtracks and while supplements haven't been detailed yet, the Blu-ray packaged will likely include the same content as the DVD set including: Audio Commentaries by Carl Reiner, Dick Van Dyke, Rose Marie and Larry Mathews; Audio Commentaries with Ann Morgan Guilbert, Garry Marshall, Don Rickles & More; Head of the Family - Original Series Pilot; Interviews with Cast and Producers; Mary Tyler Moore Appearance on Dick's Variety Series; Original Commercials Featuring the Cast and Network Promos; Dr. Mark Sloan Meets Rob Petrie in an Episode of Diagnosis Murder; A Full-Length Danny Thomas Show Episode with Morey Amsterdam as Buddy Sorrell; Emmy Award Telecast Clips Honoring The Dick Van Dyke Show; The Dick Van Dyke Show Cast Reunion from Comic Relief (1992); The Full-Length CBS Special: The Dick Van Dyke Show Remembered; Dick Van Dyke Sings the Theme Song in an Appearance at The Hollywood Bowl; Exclusive and Never-Before-Seen Rehearsal Photos Taken by Roddy McDowall; Rare Rhearsal Footage; And Much More!

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray set is $349.98.

You can find the latest specs for 'The Dick Van Dyke Show: The Complete Series' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's now indexed under November 13.

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The Dick Van Dyke Show: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
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