Dallas: See how all the scandal and secrets from one of television’s longest running primetime dramatic series first began! It’s classic American television and one of the most popular series in history where every week millions of viewers got their fill of deceit, intrigue, sex, power, glorious extravagance and lots of 10-gallon hats. Warner Home Video presents Dallas: The Complete First and Second Seasons on August 24, 2004 in a rootin’ tootin’ five-disc DVD collector’s set priced at $49.98 SRP.

Dallas stars Larry Hagman as the all-powerful J.R. Ewing (named one of “TV’s 50 Greatest Characters” by TV Guide), whose pursuit of money and clout knows no limits, along with Patrick Duffy, Victoria Principal, Charlene Tilton, Linda Gray, Barbara Bel Geddes, Jim Davis, Steve Kanaly, and Ken Kercheval as Texas sons and daughters whose lives revolve around oil, family and power. Over the years, Dallas also featured Priscilla Presley, Donna Reed and Dack Rambo. Premiering in 1978, Dallas soon had all of America glued to the tube and became one of the top five longest-running primetime series in the history of television. Over its 14 seasons, Dallas garnered 17 Emmy nominations and four wins, 14 Golden Globe nominations and one win, and was the #1 or #2 rated network series for five consecutive seasons.

A must-have for every classic TV collection, Dallas: The Complete First and Second Seasons includes all 29 episodes from the first and second seasons and DVD special features including:

- "Soaptalk Dallas Reunion" featurette with Larry Hagman, Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray and Charlene Tilton

- Audio commentary on the series pilot and other episodes featuring Larry Hagman, Charlene Tilton, and creator David Jacobs.

"We are thrilled to bring Dallas, the most-watched television series of its time to DVD,” said Christine Martinez, WHV Vice President, Non-theatrical Franchise Marketing. “Dallas is landmark television at its best and one of the most requested series in our library showing that the market continues to expand in the TV-on-DVD category with WHV leading the way."

$49.98 SRP

Street Date: August 24, 2004

Languages: English

Subtitles: English, French, Spanish

Run Time: 1352 minutes (over 22 hours)

Brian B.