Shopping Picks in Ultimate Box Sets
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Yes, we realize that MP3s have taken over CDs as the way to listen to music, but MP3s will never replace that nostalgic feeling you get when you flip through a box set featuring your favorite artist’s songs and other memorabilia. If your man is a big fan of The Beatles, he'll love finding The Beatles Stereo Box Set under the tree. It includes all 13 studio remasters plus past masters, and even includes... more
Generations have been charmed by Lucy Maud Montgomerys tales of Anne Shirley, a headstrong redheaded orphan coming of age on 19th-century Prince Edward Island. The 1985 Canadian television adaptations of the novels lovingly brought the story to the small screen, and the series quickly became a family favorite. This five-disc set, which includes all three of the Anne of Green Gables adaptations and two new documentaries, is sure to please Anne fans of any... more
Enjoy the best of award-winning director Woody Allens early career with this eight-disk box set. From the slapstick of Love and Death to the iconic romantic comedy Annie Hall, this collection showcases both well-loved Allen films and a few lesser-known gems. An essential for any Woody Allen fan or student of film history, this set also makes a great introduction to Allens work for a new generation of viewers.
Based (loosely) on historical events and people, Deadwood set the Western genre on its ear with its outstanding ensemble cast, intricate plotlines, and raunchy but lightning-quick language. In turns both brutal and hilarious, this eight-time Emmy winner presented the Old West in all its gritty glory. Fans were understandably upset when the show was cut short after four seasons, but fortunately its available in its entirety with this 19-disc box set.
A must-have for fans of French cinema, the Three Colors Trilogy presents Krzysztof Kieslowski's Blue, White, and Red as they were meant to be seen: together. Kieslowski created the trilogy to commemorate the bicentennial of the French Revolution, with each color representing one of the hues of the French flag and the value it represents: liberty, equality, and fraternity. Although each film stands delightfully on its own, taken together, theyre a beautiful exploration of... more
The modern remake of the TV series Battlestar Galactica captivated legions of science fiction geeks and converted many people who never previously considered themselves sci-fi fans. BSG kept us on the edge of our seats as we struggled with questions of loyalty, love, and what it means to be human or Cylon. When the final episode aired in March 2009, many fans were ready to experience the whole adventure all over again. With the... more
We have to admit that we'd never watched Jon & Kate Plus Eight until the title couple started to make the news with big troubles and bad attitudes. Judging by the coverage the couple's squabbles generated, there were apparently plenty of fans of the TLC reality show, which is now in its fifth season. If you were one of those that missed the show but caught the media hoopla, you can get in on the... more
It probably amazed most people that so much time had passed when Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace of Music was released on the 25th anniversary of the famous festival. Now the 40th anniversary of the August 1969 event is coming up, but this collection of music still stands strong. Jefferson Airplane, Creedence Clearance Revival, Canned Heat and more. Even if you weren't there, you can relive the event that is still hailed as one... more
Can you believe it's been almost 25 years since The Cosby Show first aired on TV? In its 8 seasons, the show that TV Guide says "almost single-handedly revived the sitcom" won 6 Emmys, a Peabody, and 2 Humanitas Prizes. Find out why with this 25th anniversary commemorative edition Cosby Show box set, which comes with 26 DVDs plus a commemorative hardcover book. Bonus features include an interview with the director, a blooper real,... more
This 4-DVD set collects Steven Spielberg's and George Lucas's Indiana Jones tetralogy, in which Harrison Ford portrays the globe-trotting archaeologist falling neck-deep in ancient mysteries and historical conflicts. Titles include Raiders of the Lost Ark, Temple of Doom, Last Crusade, and Kingdom of the Crystal Skull.
This elegant set includes America's Top Restaurants, Top U.S. Hotels, Resorts & Spas, America's Top Golf Courses, and the Movie Guide. A sleek, black leather box surrounds the stylish black-and-silver guides, which have silver-edged pages.
With 71 songs on 4 CDs, this set includes such legendary artists as The Jacksons, The O'Jays, Teddy Pendergrass, Patti LaBelle, The Spinners, The Stylistics, Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes, Billy Paul, Wilson Pickett, and McFadden & Whitehead. This deluxe set contains some of the most recognized and enduring hits of our time, plus a lavish booklet with unpublished photos, historical essays, and intimate conversations with the architects of the Philly Sound, Kenneth... more
This handsome Harry Potter boxed set includes hardcover editions of all 7 Harry Potter books, which come snugly packed in a decorative, trunk-like cardboard box with sturdy handles and a privacy lock. It also comes with decorative stickers.
More than 3 months after their fateful crash, the survivors of Oceanic Flight 815 discover that the only thing more dangerous than the island might be the people who have come to rescue them. Dive deep into this 5-disc DVD Lost box set, complete with original flashbacks, mind-bending flash-forwards, and an astonishing world of exclusive bonus features.
Focused on the drug culture of inner-city Baltimore, The Wire's ultra-realistic storyline unfolds from the points of view of criminals, police officers, politicians, dock workers, public school teachers, and newspaper journalists. The Wire's multifaceted approach offers a humane and nuanced view of every aspect of the drug trade and the complex morality of its participants. This collection presents all 5 seasons of the critically acclaimed series that casts its penetrating gaze at the the... more
Join Eric, Donna, Kelso, and the rest of the gang for 8 seasons, 200 episodes, and almost 4000 minutes of one of our favorite TV shows. That '70s Show - The Complete Giftset is now available on DVD. Set in 1970s suburban Wisconsin, the fashions and technology may be retro but the mishaps, adventures, and humor are timeless enough to make people of all generations laugh.
Volume two begins four months after the Emmy Award-nominated first season's explosive finale, just as the heroes are struggling, once again, to adapt to normal existence. The 4-disc set contains all the TV episodes, plus some bonus features with untold stories and an alternate ending to the season finale. Compare prices on the first season of Heroes.
Celebrate George Carlin's life with All My Stuff, the 14-disc career retrospective that came out last year. The DVD set includes 12 of his HBO concert specials, spans nearly 30 years, and includes some of his memorable routines: "Baseball and Football," "A Place for My Stuff," "Losing Things," "Al Sleet the Hippie-Dippie Weather Man," "Hitler," "We Like War," "It's Not A Sport," "Why We Don't Need Ten Commandments," and - of course - the... more
Everyone's favorite fashionistas are 100-percent Fabulous - and hilarious - in this definitive collection of over 19 hours of their outrageous escapades. Includes Seasons 1-5, plus The Last Shout, The New York Specials, and White Box!
Long before Sex and the City, Sarah Jessica Parker starred in Square Pegs, an early '80s sitcom about two teenage girls who are desperate to overcome their geeky nature and fit in with the cool kids. The show was a Family Event for some of us, and we're thrilled it's finally out on DVD. "Totally." Check out our Sex and the City shopping guide.