09/20/2014  
Love Finds You in Sugarcreek on DVD Oct 7Frontline: Losing Iraq on DVD Oct 7The Calling on DVD Sep 232 Broke Girls: The Complete Third Season on DVD Sep 30Found on DVD Sep 23Beyond Borders & Faces of Israel on DVD in SeptemberAfter on DVD Sep 23

follow us on twitter

dOc on facebook

NE News Editor

Love Finds You in Sugarcreek on DVD Oct 7...
Gwen Stefani, Blake Shelton get epic in 'Tonight Show' ...
Frontline: Losing Iraq on DVD Oct 7...
The Calling on DVD Sep 23...
Julianna Margulies and Jimmy Fallon Perform Musical Mor...

JB Joseph Burke

The Answer to American Idol's Problems Is......
CONCRETE BLONDES...
CREAM FAREWELL CONCERT...
JACK REACHER...
MANBORG...

CA Chuck Aliaga

CORRUPTION (BLU-RAY)...
THE ATTACK (BLU-RAY)...
TANK GIRL (BLU-RAY)...
HORROR STORIES...
THE UNINVITED (BLU-RAY)...

RR Rich Rosell

THE GIRL...
THE HORDE...
LIFE IS SWEET (BLU-RAY)...
SHOUT AT THE DEVIL (BLU-RAY/DVD COMBO)...
THE BLUE ANGEL (BLU-RAY)...

MZ Mark Zimmer

BABY PEGGY: THE ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM...
STORAGE WARS: VOLUME THREE...
Take Part in a Film Restoration...
THE 39 STEPS (BLU-RAY)...
DARK SHADOWS: THE BEST OF BARNABAS...

JS Jesse Shanks

2 BROKE GIRLS...
DOWNTON ABBEY SEASONS ONE & TWO LIMITED EDITION...
FLORENCE AND THE SPIRIT OF THE RENAISSANCE...
NAZI COLLABORATORS...
KATT WILLIAMS: KATTPACALYPSE...

RJ Ross Johnson

THE LIFE AND DEATH OF COLONEL BLIMP (BLU-RAY)...
PURPLE NOON (BLU-RAY)...
WEEKEND (BLU-RAY)...
JUAN OF THE DEAD...
THE DEVIL'S NEEDLE AND OTHER TALES OF VICE AND REDEMPTI...

JD Jon Danziger

SUNSET BOULEVARD...
SALO, OR THE 120 DAYS OF SODOM...
TABLOID...
CUL-DE-SAC...
3 WOMEN...

JC Joel Cunningham

YOJIMBO/SANJURO...
SUMMER HOURS (L'heure d'ÈtÈ)...
WIZARD OF OZ...
WINGS OF DESIRE...
HORTON HEARS A WHO!...

DH Dan Heaton

REVANCHE...
LAST DAYS OF DISCO...
NIGHTS AND WEEKENDS...
STARGATE SG-1: CHILDREN OF THE GODS...
STARGATE ATLANTIS: THE COMPLETE FIFTH SEASON...

MS Matt Serafini

THE STEPFATHER...
THE HILLS RUN RED...
MANAGEMENT...
NIGHT OF DEATH...
GNAW...

KC Kevin Clemons

Freddy Got Fingered...

JU Jeff Ulmer

Secure The Second Season of The Border on DVD August 25...
THE WALTONS: THE COMPLETE 9TH SEASON...
Dance Me Outside kicks onto DVD May 6, 2008...

DD Dale Dobson

Film-Fest 4: Sundance 2000 & Hawaii...

RM Robert Mandel

Saving Private Ryan...

Share: email   Print      Technorati.gif   StumbleUpon.gif   MySpace   digg.gif delicious.gif   google.gif   magnolia.gif   facebook.gif
Permalink: Permalink.gif

PR Houston Astros 50th Anniversary Collector's Edition on DVD May 15

A&E



To help commemorate the landmark 50th Anniversary, Major League Baseball Productions has opened the Film & Video Archives to marry remarkable archival footage with new, insightful interviews in ASTROS MEMORIES, a comprehensive and joyous tribute to half a century of Houston baseball. The team's story can be told through the accomplishments of its legendary players and ASTROS MEMORIES salutes Jimmy Wynn, Jose Cruz, Nolan Ryan, Caesar Cedeno, and the "Killer Bees" -- Craig Biggio and Jeff Bagwell.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

AS THE ASTROS CELEBRATE THEIR LANDMARK 50TH ANNIVERSARY, COMMEMORATE THEIR GREATEST GAMES AND MOST ICONIC PLAYERS WITH ONE UNFORGETTABLE DVD SET FROM MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL PRODUCTIONS

Houston Astros 50th Anniversary Collector's Edition

Street Date: May 15, 2012
DVD SRP: $49.95

51S5%2BX18x7L._SL160_.jpg

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

From the Lone Star State's first MLB franchise - the expansion Colt .45s of the early '60s -- and the erection of the Astrodome, the world's first multi-purpose domed stadium to the roster of baseball greats that made their names as 'Stros, the Houston Astros have long instilled a boundless sense of pride in their fan base deep in the heart of Texas. As the team celebrates its milestone 50th Anniversary in 2012, Major League Baseball Productions and A+E Networks Home Entertainment invite Astros fans to join in the festivities with the five-DVD set, Houston Astros 50th Anniversary Collector's Edition. Saluting four classic full television broadcasts with ESSENTIAL GAMES OF THE HOUSTON ASTROS, plus the all-new, feature-length documentary special, ASTROS MEMORIES, this commemorative set is a must-have for Astros fans everywhere!

From the roof-raising euphoria of the Astrodome to the open-air adoration of Minute Maid Park, relive the cascade of emotions and joys as four ESSENTIAL GAMES OF THE HOUSTON ASTROS are presented on DVD for the first time!

* 1981 NOLAN RYAN'S 5TH NO-HITTER vs. LAD, September 26, 1981 - In his second season with the Astros, Ryan became the first pitcher to throw five career no-hitters.

* 1986 MIKE SCOTT'S NO-HITTER CLINCHES DIVISION vs. SF, September 25, 1986 - The Astros punctuate their 25th season's celebration with the double delight of clinching the division behind Scott's no-hit masterpiece.

* 2005 NLDS CLINCHER-18-INNINGS vs. ATL, October 9, 2005 - Chris Burke's solo home run in the bottom of the 18th caps the Astros 7-6 victory in the longest game in postseason history.

* CRAIG BIGGIO'S 3,000TH HIT vs. COL, June 28, 2007 - Biggio entered three hits shy of the 3,000 hit milestone, then promptly collected five hits in the game and sparked the winning rally which ended with Carlos Lee's walk-off grand slam!

From the Colt .45s in Colt Stadium to the National League Pennant-winning Houston Astros in Minute Maid Park, Houston fans have flown across five decades of Astros baseball. To help commemorate the landmark 50th Anniversary, Major League Baseball Productions has opened the Film & Video Archives to marry remarkable archival footage with new, insightful interviews in ASTROS MEMORIES, a comprehensive and joyous tribute to half a century of Houston baseball. The team's story can be told through the accomplishments of its legendary players and ASTROS MEMORIES salutes Jimmy Wynn, Jose Cruz, Nolan Ryan, Caesar Cedeno, and the "Killer Bees" -- Craig Biggio and Jeff Bagwell. Beyond individual heroics, this documentary also celebrates the 1980 and 1986 seasons as well as the magical 2004 and National League Pennant-winning 2005 seasons. The history makers also become the story tellers through exclusive interviews with Biggio, Ryan, Phil Garner, Art Howe, and Alan Ashby. From celebrated no-hitters and 3,000 hits to iconic heroes and magical moments this is 100% Houston baseball.

BONUS FEATURES

Featurettes: "Astros No-hitters Under The Dome", "Dierker's Diary: 'What Might Have Been'", "Bob Aspromonte Home Run Story", "Craig Biggio's Biggest Night", "Bob Watson Speech", "Dierker's Diary: 'All-time Astros Team'", "Houston Midsummer Classics", "Nolan Ryan In The Gym"

PROGRAM INFORMATION
Type: DVD/5 Discs
Catalog #: AAAE268691
Running Time: 11 hrs., 46 mins. + extras
Genre: Sports/Baseball



A&E

Posted by: News Editor - April 16, 2012, 7:26 am - PR
Keywords: sports


Search 10,000+ titles:

or Advanced Search

DVD REVIEW ARCHIVE


Get FREE Shipping on all orders at TimeLife.com! - 120x90

 



Microsoft Store

Keywords

drama, television, reality, tonight show, late night talk, nbc, gwen stefani, blake shelton, jimmy fallon, spike jones and his city slickers, documentary, julianna margulies, the tonight show, saugarties high school, taylor swift, shake it off, abc, daytime talk, the view, rosie o'donnell, charles krauthammer, whoopi goldberg, nicolle wallace, music, rihanna, thursday night football, run this town, jay z, kanye west, canceled, cbs, don cheadle, sean mcmanus, comedy, rosie perez, kristen chenoweth, robin thick, vicodin, alcohol, blurred lines, paula patton, paula, horror, movies, box office, foreign, movie, dolphin tale 2, harry connick jr., winter, nathan gamble, cozi zuehlsdorff, kris kristofferson, ashley judd, morgan freeman, saturday night live, weekend update, michael che, cecily strong, colin jost, sasheer zamata, action, u2, songs of innocence, worldwide giveaway, itunes store, bono, joey ramone, raised by wolves, series, sons of anarchy, charlie hunnam, danny trejo, theo rossi, katey sagal, nicki minaj, new york fashion, alexander wang, anaconda, i saw the light, hank williams, tom hiddleston, shelton hank williams iii, move it on over, wheatland music festival, adventure, marvel, guardians of the galaxy, sci-fi, fantasy, superheros, celebrity, joan rivers, johnny carson, atlantic city, edgar rosenberg, 2010 documentary, joan rivers: piece of work

On Kindle!
On Facbook!
digitallyOBSESSED!
digitallyOBSESSED!
Promote Your Page Too

Visit:

Zarabesque.com

earth mosaics

Original Magic Dress.com

Susti Heaven

DVD Marketplace

Become a Reviewer | Search | Review Vault | Reviewers
Readers | Webmasters | Privacy | Contact