SciFiNow Survivors series two DVD review

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

Max Beesley appears on ITV’s Alan Titchmarsh Show

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

BBFC rates Survivors series two episodes for DVD release

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

Survivors DVD ads in genre press

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

Cover artwork for Survivors DVD sleeve confirmed

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

New series DVD – new release date and special features listed

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