Survivors has been released in a special French language (Region 2) DVD series on the Koba Films label. Individual sets of series one and series two were released on 27 April 2011, and a two series box-set released on 19 October 2011. All three releases offer a dubbed French (along the original English) soundtrack and… Read More Survivors secures French language DVD release
The Region 1 (US and Canada) Survivors series one and two box set is reviewed on ComingSoon.net and on the Are You Screening? blog.
Three short video promos have been added to the BBC America Shop Survivors pages (all three videos are embedded below). A gallery of BBC stills is also available online in the BBC America Shop. Survivors (2008): An Inside Look Behind The Scenes: Survivors (2008) Survivors (2008) Clip 1
Reviewing the Survivors series two DVD in SciFiNow magazine (Issue 39), James Rundle declares the second series “highly recommended” and adds: Alternately distressing, heartwarming, savage, restrained, brutal and disciplined, this is surely one of the finest post-apocalyptic shows of the millennium…. [I]t’s possible to jump in at this point if you missed the first season,… Read More SciFiNow Survivors series two DVD review
Photographer Craig Holmes (who was commissioned by the BBC to provide the Survivors‘ series two publicity stills, and whose pictures illustrate the series two DVD cover) has added a set of Survivors‘ cast portraits to his online portfolio. As well as reviewing the gallery online, it is possible to buy photo-cards and photo-prints of the… Read More Survivors series two photo prints
The DVD of Survivors series two (along with the series one and two boxset) has now been released (1 March 2010). The DVDs are available for purchase on Amazon (series two and series one and two boxset) and Play (series two and series one and two boxset).
Max Beesley (Tom Price) appeared – briefly – on ITV’s teamtime Alan Titchmarsh Show today (22 Feburary) to discuss his work on Survivors; the release of series two on DVD; his musical career and his pre-production work on his screenplay Mr Goodnight. The interview begins just under 38mins into the episode; and includes a short… Read More Max Beesley appears on ITV’s Alan Titchmarsh Show
The cover designs for the Survivors series two DVD and series one and two DVD boxsets have been released. Both DVDs have a current release date of 22 February 2010 (the day before episode six of series two is shown on BBC One and BBC HD). The DVDs are available for pre-order on Amazon (series… Read More Survivors – new DVD cover designs released
The BBFC has now rated episode five and episode six of Survivors second series; awarding both a ’15’ rating. The BBFC ‘Consumer advice’ for episode five is that it: ‘Contains strong violence and threat’; and for episode six that it: ‘Contains strong violence’.
The BBFC has today awarded episode four of series two of Survivors a ’15’ rating, with the ‘Consumer advice’ that it ‘contains strong violence’.
The BBFC has rated the third episode of series two of Survivors as a ’15’, with the consumer advice that it “contains strong violence”. The BBFC previously rated episode one as a ’15’ and awarded episode two with a ’12’ rating.
The British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) has published its ratings decisions for the first two episodes of the series two of Survivors ahead of its DVD release next year. Episode one has a ’15’ rating and the consumer advice that it “contains strong violence and medical gore”; episode two is rated ’12’, with the… Read More BBFC rates Survivors series two episodes for DVD release
Both Play.com and HMV are listing the series two Survivors DVD for pre-order with a scheduled release date of Monday 8 February 2010. Series one of Survivors was released on DVD on Monday 26 January 2009, less than a month after the transmission of series one concluded on BBC One and BBC HD. However, the… Read More Survivors series two DVD release date published
Reviews of the first series of Survivors DVD release appear in SFX (No 180, March 2009), SciFi Now (Issue 25, February-March 2009) and DeathRay (No 17, February-March 2009). DeathRay‘s Guy Haley concludes his review with a call to the BBC to: “Bring it back as soon as, Auntie, because this is the best SF treat… Read More Survivors series one: DVD reviews
As part of the promotional work to support the release of the first series of the new Survivors on DVD (the three-disc set was released yesterday), actress Julie Graham (Abby Grant) was interviewed on the GMTV programme on ITV1 this morning. The online video of her appearance omits the brief extract from episode one that… Read More Julie Graham on GMTV this morning
The first series of the new Survivors is released on DVD tomorrow – Monday 26 January 2009. Online video trailers to promote the release have been added to the Play and Amazon listings for the DVD. The Amazon promo can be viewed below:
Full-page, full-colour adverts for the upcoming Survivors first-series DVD release are appearing in the genre press (see example illustration below). The adverts confirm the special features of the release as: Easter Egg A New World: The Making of Survivors Character Profiles Survivors FX Featurette Audio Navigation Audio Description (on feature only) The DVD is still… Read More Survivors DVD ads in genre press
The BBC Shop is displaying the finalised cover design for the three-disc Survivors DVD set. The sleeve is based on the original motorway-set promotional group shot, and features Abby, Greg and Tom as its principal characters (see below). The release date is set at 26 January 2008, with an RRP of £29.35 (fractionally down on… Read More Cover artwork for Survivors DVD sleeve confirmed
The release date for the three-disc DVD of the first series of the new Survivors (which was previously announced as 5 January) has now been confirmed as 26 January 2009. The release is listed for pre-order on Amazon; the BBC shop, and on other online retailers. The listed price is £29.99, though several retailers are… Read More New series DVD – new release date and special features listed
The BBC online shop is advertising a two-disc DVD of new Survivors with a release date of 5 January 2009 and a retail price of £29.99. The release number is given as: bbcdvd2812. If this date is not revised, then the DVD release will follow within a couple of weeks of the transmission of the… Read More BBC shop lists January release for new Survivors DVD