The first and only season of canceled FOX mystery drama Alcatraz breaks out on DVD and Blu-ray on October 16, Warner Home Video has today announced. Unlucky not to be renewed many will feel, but at least fans will get the chance to relive the story. Details and packaging follow below.
Alcatraz: The Complete Series, consisting of 13 episodes, is described as follows:
In 1963, all prisoners were transferred from Alcatraz Island Federal Penitentiary. Or so we were told. Now America’s worst criminals – known as the 63s – are returning to the streets of San Francisco to repeat their grisly crimes. It’s up to top-notch Detective Rebecca Madsen (Sarah Jones) and Alcatraz expert Diego “Doc” Soto (Jorge Garcia) to work with FBI Agent Emerson Hauser (Sam Neill) and Dr. Lucy Banerjee (Parminder Nagra) to learn why the 63s are back and to uncover a much larger, more sinister threat. Get locked into The Complete Series of this suspenseful, mysterious and action-packed drama from executive producer J.J. Abrams (Fringe, Lost).
- Alcatraz: The Complete Series DVD comes with 3 discs. High-def Blu-ray features 2 discs.
- Extras: Deleted Scenes, Gag Reel, and the “Alcatraz: Island of Intrigue” Featurette.
- Blu-ray Disc comes with digital Ultra-Violet versions of each episode (US only).
Amazon are not accepting pre-orders at the time of writing, nevertheless, here’s the link to the product listing. We’ll update this page when pre-ordering becomes available.
HT: Jeremy B.