Hobbits and elves, vampires and werewolves, detectives and prosecutors and high school students unite on retail shelves for the first week of November.
These are some of the notable releases for November 5th, 2013 in Region 1 (North America) coming to retail on Blu-Ray and/or DVD:
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Extended Edition) – (DVD & Blu-Ray, New Line, PG-13) – The first of three movies that adapt the J.R.R. Tolkien novel has over thirteen minutes of additional footage added to it in this new release. The release also includes a variety of extras that look at various aspects of the production of the film.
Twilight Forever: The Complete Saga Box Set – (DVD & Blu-Ray, Summit, PG-13) – This complete collector's box set includes the five films adapting the smash-hit series from author Stephanie Meyer. In addition to all of the movies in the series, but also includes a commemorative photo album and over 2 hours of bonus content.
Law & Order: Thirteenth Year (DVD Only, Universal Studios) – The thirteenth season of the classic police and law procedural adds Fred Dalton-Thompson to the cast as the new district attorney. Also starring Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson, and Sam Waterston, the set includes all 24 episodes of the thirteenth season of the series.
Boy Meets World: The Complete Collection (DVD Only, Lions Gate) – This box set of the of the 1990s T.G.I.F situation comedy includes all 158 episodes spanning seven seasons. The sitcom tracks the growing years of a young boy Cory, played by Ben Savage.
Saved by the Bell: The Complete Collection (DVD Only, Lions Gate) – The situation comedy about a group of teenagers at Bayside High School gets a complete series set re-release. The new set also includes some new bonus features in addition to all five seasons of the original show.