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I am – Hercules!!

The same year Johnny Smith saw Martin Sheen’s Greg Stillson become president and destroy the world, Sheen also played the president of the United States in the 1983 miniseries “Kennedy.” It co-starred Blair Brown as Jackie, Vincent Gardenia as J. Edgar Hoover, E.G. Marshall as Joseph P. Kennedy and Kevin Conroy – longtime voice of the Batman – as Ted Kennedy. Beyond “The Dead Zone” and “Kennedy,” Sheen’s career has all sorts of ties to the Oval Office. Sheen played Bobby Kennedy in 1974’s “The Missiles of October.” He played Nixon’s White House counsel John Dean in the 1979 Watergate miniseries “Blind Ambition.” He narrated 1991’s “JFK.” He played Michael Douglas’ chief of staff in “The American President.” He played “Jack” in 2006’s “Bobby,” about the assassination of Robert Kennedy. And, of course, he played President Jed Bartlet on “The West Wing” for seven years.

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Amazon’s Blu-ray TV Sale Has A Season Of HD Terminator For $22.99!!

Amazon’s Blu-ray TV Sale Has A Season Of HD Chuck For $24.99!!

Last week every episode of “Wonderfalls” was $29.98. At the moment the complete series is $15.99!!

Last year a season of “Alias” cost $45.99. Last month a season cost $37.49. At the moment all seasons are $29.99!!

Three weeks ago a season of “Lost” cost $47.99. At the moment each of the first four seasons is $33.49!! (44% Off!!)

A season of “Weeds” in HD is $14.99!! (50% Off!!)

TV-on-DVD Calendar

Last Week Afro Samurai II: Resurrection Afro Samurai II: Resurrection (SE) Afro Samurai II: Resurrection (Blu-ray) Becker 2.x Bewitched 7.x Columbo 1990 Dave's World 2.x Jon & Kate Plus Ei8ht 3.x Mystery Science Theater 3000 Vol. 14 Night Court 2.x The Partridge Family 4.x Tom and Jerry Tales Vol. 6
This Week

Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Mystery of the Easter Chipmunk

Curious George: Monkey Collection, Vol. 1

Curious George: Robot Monkey and More Great Gadgets

DEA 1.x

Faerie Tale Theatre: Brothers Grimm

Faerie Tale Theatre: Funny Tales

The Fat Albert Easter Special

Friday The 13th 2.x

A Haunting: Demon Angels

A Haunting: House of Fear

Kennedy: The Complete Miniseries

Life With Derek: Let The Games Begin!

Living With The Mek

Melrose Place 5.x Vol. 1

New Detectives 1.x/2.x

One Foot In The Grave 5.x One Foot In The Grave 6.x

Phineas & Ferb Vol. 2

Route 66: 11 Producer's Picks

Shaun The Sheep Vol. 2

Simon & Simon 2.x

Tales From The Darkside 1.x

Tim & Eric Awesome Show, Great Job 2.x

Wild At Heart 1.x

Wizards of Waverly Place Vol. 2
Next Week The Beverly Hillbillies 3.x Dead Like Me: Complete Series Gift Set Dead Like Me: The Movie Food Paradise The F Word 1.x Ghost Hunters International 1.x Law & Order: SVU 8.x Murder She Wrote 9.x The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest 1.x Sabrina The Teenage Witch 5.x Wycliffe 1.x
February 24 Breaking Bad 1.x Canterbury's Law: The Complete Series Cities of the Underworld 2.x Dirty Jobs Vol. 4 Enemy at the Door Vol. 1 Futurama Movie IV: Into The Wild Green Yonder Futurama Movie IV: Into The Wild Green Yonder (Blu-ray) Futurama Movies I-II-III-IV Girlfriends 6.x Jacked! Auto Theft Task Force 1.x Just Shoot Me 3.x The Lair 2.x Make Room For Daddy 6.x Vol. 1 Mighty B: We Got The B My Wife and Kids 1.x Oliver Twist: The Complete Miniseries (2007) The Painted Lady: The Complete Miniseries Summer Heights High Trial & Retribution Vol. 2 The Universe 1.x/2.x
March 3 Chowder Vol. 2 Doctor Who: The Androids of Tara Doctor Who: The Armageddon Factor Doctor Who: The Key To Time Doctor Who: The Pirate Planet Doctor Who: The Ribos Operation Doctor Who: The Stones of Blood East of Eden: The Complete Miniseries ER 10.x The Hills 4.x Hotel Babylon 3.x My Two Dads 1.x Nash Bridges 2.x Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares 1.x Return of Man From UNCLE Rick & Steve 2.x 7th Heaven 8.x Smurfs 2.x Vol. 1 SpongeBob Vs. The Big One Stargate Movies: Continuum/Ark of Truth Trial and Retribution Vol. 2 Wildfire 3.x
March 10 The Adventures of Champion: Best Of The Baron: The Complete Series The Best Years 1.x Caroline in the City 2.x Cracker: The Complete Series Family Ties 5.x Get Smart 2.x The Girls Next Door 4.x The Red Green Show 2001 Samantha Brown's Passport to Great Weekends 1.x

South Park 12.x South Park 12.x (Blu-ray) The Starter Wife 1.x Woody Woodpecker Favorites
March 17 Barney Miller 3.x The F Word 2.x Ghost Hunters 4.x Vol. 2 Head Case 1.x Hollywood Residential 1.x JAG 8.x Married With Children 10.x Mr. Belvedere 1.x/2.x The Nanny 3.x A Pup Named Scooby-Doo 2.x/3.x/4.x Spectacular Spider-Man Vol. 2 Spectacular Spider-Man Vol. 3 The Zeta Project 1.x
March 24

Andy Richter Controls The Universe: The Complete Series The Dog Whisperer: The Very Best Of In Treatment 1.x The Life and Times of Tim 1.x Locked Up Abroad: The Complete Series Master of the Game: The Complete Miniseries
Readers Talkback
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  • Feb. 10, 2009, 1:12 a.m. CST

    The cover art for the old X-MEN dvds is a joke

    by George Newman

    Those cant be really. that looks like bad fan art. I refuse to believe it as true. Neither FOX nor Marvel would slap such poorly rendered characters on the cover.

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 1:15 a.m. CST

    Fuck You George Newman

    by White Goodman

    My retarded 8 year old inbred cousin drew that cover.

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 5:24 a.m. CST

    Tru Blood Blu good to be Tru

    by CeejayNightwing

    YAY!, Tru Blood on Blu Ray, now can they manage to get All four season of BSG on Blu Ray too, and some of those cool canceled shows like Journeyman and Moonlight?

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 5:57 a.m. CST

    Becker gets a season 2 on DVD but not Everwood

    by Jack Black

    = no God.

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 7:07 a.m. CST

    Jack Black, it's because...

    by DanielKurland

    ARTHUR FROBISHER GETS WHAT HE WANTS.

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 7:20 a.m. CST

    My God...

    by BizarroJerry

    That Chuck cover is just terrible. A Photoshop tragedy. Actually, most of those are pretty bad.

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 7:24 a.m. CST

    Lipstick Jungle...

    by BizarroJerry

    Why does every promo image I've ever seen for that show make it look like a lesbian three-way?

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 7:32 a.m. CST

    Fat Albert Easter Special

    by Aquatarkusman

    This is the most eagerly anticipated DVD in years. But seriously, though, how would that even sell one copy.. ever?

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 8:39 a.m. CST

    George Newman...

    by raw_bean

    ..if you click on the link you can see the cover art for Volume 1 is infinitely better. God knows what's going on with that Volume 2 cover.

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 8:57 a.m. CST

    Brule rules!

    by skimn

    Just to see Steve Brule's Martial Arts Fighting techniques is enough of a reason to own Tim & Eric.

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 10:10 a.m. CST

    what sort of bullshit column is this?

    by Righteous Brother

    a list of DVD's and Blu Rays - what sort of kick back does AICN get from all this?

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 10:10 a.m. CST

    I seriously think someone made a fake entry

    by George Newman

    this can't be real. look at Wolverine's BOOTS!!!!! what is with that???

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 10:31 a.m. CST

    My own worst enemy?

    by jarjarmessiah

    Did they make enough episodes to wrap up the series? Or is it like The Pretender that just stopped without resolution?

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 10:47 a.m. CST

    Consume bitches, consume!

    by EvilWizardGlick

    What? No one else saw it that way?

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 1:33 p.m. CST

    Parker Lewis will finally be unable to lose again!

    by SpyGuy

    In case you're looking for cool news instead of Amazon.com links... <p>http://www.tvshowsondvd.com/news/Parker-Lewis-Lose-DVDs-Planned/11287</p>

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 1:55 p.m. CST

    Tales from the Darkside on dvd!

    by Yukon Cornelius

    I can not wait to see the episode with the creepy little bald albino creature that lives in the closet again. Brrrrr! Gives me the heebie-jeebies just thinking about it--reminds me of my youth growing up in New Jersey!

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 4:01 p.m. CST

    Hoping for the Japanese X-Men intros

    by DeusExMachina

    I hope that both Japanese intros and bumpers are somewhere on any of the X-Men animated DVD's.

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 10:53 p.m. CST

    My Own Worst Enemy

    by Mr Incredible

    No, they did not finish it. They left it up in the air, without resolution. It would have been nice if they had gotten enough episodes to finish it on DVD (remember DAY BREAK on ABC?),but that's NBC for you.

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 11:26 p.m. CST

    PARKER FREAKIN LEWIS!!!

    by tra1138

    Its about time that show hit dvd. I hope there will be a BluRay release. Either way, bring it on!!!

  • Feb. 10, 2009, 11:26 p.m. CST

    Thanks SpyGuy!!

    by tra1138

    Props for the article link!! Made my day!

  • Feb. 11, 2009, 9:38 a.m. CST

    My Own Worst Enemy

    by jim

    Were there more episodes shot than what aired?

  • Feb. 11, 2009, 12:59 p.m. CST

    Simon & Simon Season 2

    by mrfan

    Might get that.

  • Feb. 11, 2009, 7:39 p.m. CST

    The X-MEN DVDs are comics, NOT the show.

    by gigantis2000

  • Feb. 11, 2009, 7:42 p.m. CST

    Oops, accidentally hit enter

    by gigantis2000

    The Fox X-Men show is not currently on DVD (well, not legal DVD anyway). The DVDs you are looking at are comic collections. I would've thought somebody would have figured it out since the last time one of these columns had "X-MEN!!" in the heading. Repeat: THOSE X-MEN DVDS ARE NOT THE SHOW, THEY ARE COMICS!!!

  • Feb. 11, 2009, 7:46 p.m. CST

    Fuck, now that I look at it,

    by gigantis2000

    it even says "MARVEL COMIC BOOK COLLECTION" on the fucking cover. That should've given it away. I just don't want any idiots wasting their money on something when they think they're getting something else. Actually, I take that back. If you're that stupid, then do it. Plus the comics are better than the cartoons.