35 discs. Language: English. Considered the most realistic cop drama ever aired, Homicide: Life on the Street gives viewers a unique cops'-eye view of one of the most challenging jobs imaginable. Created by Writer/Director Tom Fontana (St. Elsewhere, OZ) and Executive Producer Barry Levinson (The Perfect Storm, Oz) and based on David Simon's (The Wire) book Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets, HOMICIDE features TV's most powerful ensemble cast, including Richard Belzer (Law and Order: Special Victims Unit), Emmy®-winner Andre Braugher (Thief, Frequency), Yaphet Kotto (Alien), and Ned Beatty (Deliverance) with guest appearances from James Earl Jones, Robin Williams, Steve Buscemi, Peter Gallagher, Chris Rock, Wilford Brimley, and other star actors. HOMICIDE garnered two Emmy® Awards, three Peabody Awards, three Television Critics Awards, two Writers Guild Awards, and was named to TV Guide's "The Greatest Episodes in TV History" and "TV's Greatest Characters" lists. Now, one of television's crowning achievements is available in its entirety on 35 DVDs and includes all 122 episodes spanning seven critically acclaimed seasons, the three Law & Order crossover episodes, and Homicide: The Movie.
Actors: Richard Belzer, Clark Johnson, Yaphet Kotto, Kyle Secor
Directors: Tom Fontana
Format: Box set, Color, NTSC
Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
Number of discs: 35
Studio: A&E HOME VIDEO
DVD Release Date: October 20, 2009
Run Time: 5854 minutes
All 122 episodes spanning seven critically acclaimed seasons on 35 DVDs, plus all three Law & Order crossover episodes, and Homicide: The Movie.
Bonus features include
Commentary on "Gone For Goode," "Gas Man," "The Hat," "The Documentary," "The Subway," and "Forgive Us Our Trespasses"
Interviews with Barry Levinson, Tom Fontana, Henry Bromell, David Simon, and James Yoshimura
"To Catch A Killer: Homicide Detectives" Episode of A&E's Signature Series American Justice
Superbowl XXVII Commercials for Season One premiere
Featurettes: Homicide: Life on the Street song listings; about "The Board"; "Inside Homicide" with David Somin
- UPC 0733961163391
- Brand A&E Home Entertainment