Category Archives: New on DVD

Cancelled Sci Fi on DVD: The Exorcist, Wayward Pines, Second Chance, and More

The Exorcist: The Complete First Season Description: Widely regarded as the greatest horror movie ever made, “The Exorcist” broke box office records and terrified audiences around the world. Now, more than four decades later, THE EXORCIST returns as a contemporary psychological TV thriller following two very different priests tackling one family’s case of terrifying demonic possession. Buy Now… Read More »

Season to Date Numbers: Updated for Wayward Pines, Lost Girl, and Olympus

These numbers will appear on the Cancelled Sci Fi page for each show (click on the link below to go to the desired page).  The numbers have been updated for the the following shows: Lost Girl Olympus Wayward Pines New on DVD and Blu-ray:

New on DVD: Doctor Who Series 4, Person of Interest Season 3, Universal Monsters, and More

Due Out on or about Sept 2nd: Sci Fi TV on DVD: The Classic Universal Monsters: More Sci Fi / Fantasy:

New on DVD: Barbary Coast the Complete Series with William Shatner and Doug McClure

Barbary Coast: The Complete Series This was a short-lived, spy fi/western series in the vein of Wild Wild West that starred William Shatner and Doug McClure and hit airwaves in 1975.  It follows the adventures of government agent Jeff Cable (Shatner) who partners with the saloon owner Cash Conover (McClure, though played by Dennis Cole in the pilot)… Read More »

New on DVD: Siberia Season 1, Hunger Games: Catching Fire, and More

Available from Amazon.com on or about March 4th: More New and Recent Releases at This Link

Cancellation Watch: The Olympics are Over but Almost Human, Intelligence, and Star-Crossed are Still Struggling

Unless otherwise noted, the ratings numbers below are based on the final overnights and may vary slightly from the preliminaries reported on the Cancelled Sci Fi Twitter Site. Ratings Results for the Friday through Monday sci fi / fantasy shows: The Hot Seat: So the 2014 Winter Olympics are over and the Prime Time schedule for the broadcast… Read More »

New on DVD: Game of Thrones Season 3, Six Million Dollar Man Season 5, and More

Available from Amazon.com on or about February 18th: More New and Recent Releases at This Link

New on DVD and Blu-ray: Ender’s Game, The Returned Season 1, and More

Available from Amazon.com on or about February 11th: More New and Recent Releases at This Link

Cancellation Watch: Intelligence and Helix Facing Uncertain Futures, Almost Human Hurt Again by FOX’s Scheduling

Unless otherwise noted, the ratings numbers below are based on the final overnights and may vary slightly from the preliminaries reported on the Cancelled Sci Fi Twitter Site. The Nielsens had little but bad news for most the sci fi / fantasy shows that aired on Friday of last week and Monday of this week: On the Hot… Read More »

Cancellation Watch: Helix has Okay Debut, Revolution Returns Up but Not by Much

Unless otherwise noted, the ratings numbers below are based on the final overnights and may vary slightly from the preliminaries reported on the Cancelled Sci Fi Twitter Site. The second half of last week brought a few more shows back from their Winter hiatus plus the much-anticipated debut of one new series: Debuting: Syfy’s Helix had its bow… Read More »

New on DVD: Being Human Season 3 and More

New on DVD on or about Jan 7th More New and Recent Releases at This Link

New on DVD: Salvage 1, Doctor Who 50th Anniversary and More

Salvage 1: The Golden Orbit and Hard Water Way back in 1979, this odd little series showed up on television about a salvage man named Harry Broderick (played by Andy Griffith) who gets the crazy idea of building his own spaceship and flying it to the moon to salvage the gear that the Apollo missions left behind (moon… Read More »

Social Network Rankings: Almost Human Still in the Top 10, Agents of SHIELD Creeping Up

FOX’s Almost Human may be currently experiencing a ratings dive, but it’s still getting some heavy activity tracking from the GetGlue broadcast network charts.  It slipped to the Number 4 slot for this last week which is a much smaller drop than what its ratings saw.  Whether that can help keep the show afloat, though, remains to be… Read More »

Numbers Overload: Agents of SHIELD Still in the Top 25, for Now at Least

ABC’s Agents of SHIELD may be on a dangerous slide based on its overnight numbers, but it is still managing to stay in the broadcast network Top 25 even if it is slipping down the ranks.  For the week of November 4th through 10th, that show landed at the Number 19 slot on the list (after dropping out… Read More »

Can Agents of SHIELD Turn Around its Ratings Slide or Will It Become the Next Sci Fi Show to Succumb to Cancellation Following a Nielsen Death Spiral

Over the past few seasons, we have seen quite a number of high-profile, broadcast network sci fi shows debut to high ratings only to fall into a death spiral that has led to their eventual cancellation. Shows like FlashForward, V, The Event, Terra Nova, and more have followed this path an become classic examples of the failure of… Read More »