Burbank, Calif., October 28, 2003 - The future begins - or ends - here and now. Here is the huge space station Babylon 5. Now is the fateful year 2261. Commander John Sheridan has already declared the station free, breaking the ties between it and Earth Alliance. It was perhaps only a matter of time before he would have to fight to remain free. That time has come on January 6, 2004 with the complete 22-episode fourth season adventure of the acclaimed Babylon 5 sci-fi series from Warner Home Video (WHV). Presented on a must-have six-disc collector's set, Babylon 5: The Complete Fourth Season is priced to own at $99.98 SRP.
Packed with out-of-this-world DVD bonus materials including a featurette about the series composer and the making of the series' music, an original music suite composed exclusively for the DVD release, in-depth audio commentaries from cast members and the series creator, personnel files and a gag reel.
Babylon 5 has won two Emmy Awards for Groundbreaking Visual Effects and Makeup as well as the 1998 Science Fiction Writers of America Ray Bradbury Award. It also earned the 1999 Saturn Award for Best Genre Cable/Syndicated Series from the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films. Currently, Babylon 5 continues to be seen by legions of fans with episodes syndicated on the Sci-Fi Channel.
The special Babylon 5: The Complete Fourth Season six-disc DVD collection will include the following bonus materials:
- Brand new introduction by series creator J. Michael Straczynski
- Celestial Sounds featurette about series composer Christopher Franke and the making of the series music
- No Surrender, No Retreat Suite - original music composed exclusively for the DVD
- Audio commentary on three key episodes by series creator J. Michael Straczynski, one including director Mike Vejar
- Audio commentary by cast members Bruce Boxleitner, Jerry Doyle, Peter Jurasik and Patricia Tallman
- The Universe of Babylon 5
-- Data Files: Voice of the Resistance, Edgars Industries, Mars Resistance, Battle for Earth, Proxima
-- Personnel Files: Lyta Alexander, Kosh II, Cartagia, Lorien, Neroon
-- Gag Reel
- All-New Digital Widescreen Transfers (16:9, 1.77 aspect ratio)
- Soundtrack Remastered in Dolby Digital 5.1
- Episode Previews