August 2022 DVD Release Spotlight

Thanks to ViaVision, some more classic TV shows are getting DVD releases in August (2022).

Back To The Rafters – Season One

First time on DVD worldwide!

Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thompson and Michael Caton star in the sequel series to the Australian classic Packed to the Rafters! It’s been eight years since we last saw the Rafter family. Dave and Julie have created a new life in the country with youngest daughter Ruby, while the older Rafter children face new challenges and Grandad Ted struggles to find his place.

DVD release date 3 August.

Baywatch: Seasons 6 – 9

All 88 episodes from Seasons 6 – 9 have been digitally remastered!

The most popular show in the history of television is back on our screens, action-packed and looking stunning in this outstanding, remastered re-release. This global phenomenon stars David Hasselhoff and Pamela Anderson, and now this amazing new version proves it has timeless appeal.

DVD release date 3 August.

The Benny Hill Annuals Collection (1970 – 1989)

Mega box set of 21 discs, covering every Thames programme from 1970 to 1989.

Join comedy superstar Benny Hill in his classic shows made throughout the 1970s and 1980s. Known throughout the world for his combination of high-speed farce, risqué jokes and gorgeous ladies, it is these shows – made for Thames Television – that turned him into a global household name.

DVD release date 3 August.

Magnum P.I. – Seasons 1 – 3

Reboot of the classic 1980s series, starring Jay Hernandez & Perdita Weeks

After screening on Fox 8, Magnum P.I. finally comes to DVD for the first time in Australia. This modern take on the classic series centres on Thomas Magnum (Jay Hernandez), a decorated former Navy SEAL who, upon returning home from Afghanistan, repurposes his military skills to become a private investigator.
With keys to a vintage Ferrari in one hand, aviator sunglasses in the other, and an Old Düsseldorf longneck chilling in the fridge, Thomas Magnum is back on the case in Seasons 1 – 3 of the action-packed series! Series 4 currently airing in the US.

DVD release date 17 August.

Nurse Jackie: The Complete Series

Primetime Emmy® winner Edie Falco (The Sopranos) is “outstanding” (TIME Magazine)

Edie Falco stars as Jackie Peyton, a sharp-tongued and quick-witted nurse trying to survive the chaotic grind of saving lives in a hectic New York City hospital. Jackie is a woman of substance but a white lie here, a bent rule there, and a steady dose of pain relievers for her chronic back pain sends Jackie’s life spinning between addiction and sobriety. This 21-disc set includes every episode from all 7 seasons of the award-winning Showtime series.

DVD release date 17 August.