PBS Series 'Over America' to Hit Blu-ray

Posted Thu Jan 24, 2008 at 06:00 AM PST by Peter Bracke
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Topics Entertainment is set to jump into high-def next month with the Blu-ray debut of the acclaimed public television series 'Over America.'

Shot entirely in high-definition, the Emmy award-winning series has seen a number of stand-alone and box-set releases on standard-def DVD. This Blu-ray version compiles several of the show's "greatest hits" in two single disc editions, 'Over America in High-Definition' and 'Over California in High-Definition.'

Both volumes have been given a street date on Blu-ray of February 12.

Tech specs include 1080i video presented at an aspect ratio of 1.78:1 (audio specs remain TBA). There are no announced supplements.

Topics has set a suggested list price for the Blu-ray discss of $19.95 each.

You'll find disc details for 'Over America in High-Definition' and 'Over California in High-Definition' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where they're indexed under February 12, 2008.

We've also set up a dedicated thread for Topics Entertainment's high-def debut in our Forums area -- click the following link to discuss the 'Over America/Over California' Blu-ray release.

Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
Over California In High Definition (Blu-ray)
Over America In High Definition (Blu-ray)
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