Friday, September 18, 2015

WB The Originals Season 2 Release & Review

Disclosure: I received a copy in exchange for my honest review. All opinions and experiences are my own and may differ from those of your own. 


THE ORIGINALS:


THE COMPLETE SECOND SEASON

Take a Bite Out of the Blu-ray™ and DVD

on September 1, 2015



Contains All 22 Episodes From The Second Season Plus

Never-Before-Seen Featurettes And Much More!

As Original vampire-werewolf hybrid Klaus Mikaelson returned to the vibrant, supernaturally charged city of New Orleans in season one, he was stunned to learn — along with his siblings Elijah and Rebekah — that Hayley, a werewolf, was pregnant with his child, and his vampire protégé, Marcel, whom the Original siblings had thought long dead, was ruling the French Quarter. Soon, a bloody war escalated between vampires and witches — the stakes raised by powerful teenage witch Davina and by Klaus’s bond with Cami, a student with a painful past — and a ruthless pack of wolves seized the opportunity to stage a violent coup. Now, in season two, a new status quo must be adjusted to, as the newly empowered werewolves control the city. Klaus struggles with weaknesses as Elijah desperately tries to save Hayley — now a hybrid — from a vicious spiral of self-destruction. Meanwhile, with the re-emergence of several Mikaelsons, “family is power” takes on new meaning.

The Originals: The Complete Second Season will be priced to own on DVD at $44.98 SRP and on Blu-ray at $49.99 SRP. 

With Blu-ray’s unsurpassed picture and sound, The Originals: The Complete Second Season Blu-ray release will include 1080p Full HD Video with DTS-HD Master Audio for English 5.1. The 3-disc Blu-ray will feature a high-definition Blu-ray and a Digital HD copy of all 22 episodes from Season Two.

Special Features
  • The Originals: Always and Forever
  • In this featurette, we will hear from cast and creators on how season two explored new depths of what it means to be a family.
  • The Awakening Web Series
  • Explore this companion series on Kol Mikaelson (Nathanial Buzolic) and his quest to form an alliance with the witches of New Orleans in 1914. Also, go behind the scenes with the cast and creators of the digital series. 
  •  The Originals:  2014 Comic-Con Panel
  • Come Visit Georgia PSA
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Gag Reel
22 One- Hour Episodes
1. Rebirth
2. Alive and Kicking
3. Every Mother's Son
4. Live and Let Die
5. Red Door
6. Wheel Inside the Wheel
7. Chasing the Devil's Tail
8. The Brothers That Care Forgot
9. The Map of Moments
10. Gonna Set Your Flag on Fire
11. Brotherhood of the Damned
12. Sanctuary
13. The Devil is Damned
14. I Love You, Goodbye
15. They All Asked For You
16. Save My Soul
17. Exquisite Corpse
18. Night Has a Thousand Eyes
19. When the Levee Breaks
20. City Beneath the Sea
21. Fire with Fire
22. Ashes to Ashes
 
Basics
Street Date: September 1, 2015
Running Time: Feature: Approx 968 min, Enhanced Content: Approx 84 min
Blu-ray & DVD: Presented in 16X9 widescreen format.
 
DVD
Price: $44.98SRP
5 DVD-9s
DVD Audio - English (5.1)
DVD Subtitles - ESDH, Spanish, French
 
Blu-Ray
Price: $49.99 SRP
3 BD-50s
Blu-ray Audio - 1080p Full HD Video, DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 - English
Blu-ray Subtitles - ESDH, French, Spanish
 
 

 While I have not yet finished Season 2 of The Originals, I am definitely loving this show! Dan is big into Vampires and Werewolves as well and he is even enjoying the show. I don't feel they over do their abilities or strength, there is a strong story line and great acting from all cast members. I would and have recommended this series to family and friends. I love that the first season is on Netflix, I am almost through the first season and will soon be switching over to this Blu-ray disc set to continue watching this awesome series. Before being introduced to the series with this review opportunity I had came across the first season on Netflix and I was tempted to start watching it, but I wasn't sure. I'm very leery on the Vampire series and movies I will watch after the sparkling vampires in the movie which I will not name here. I have been very pleased through out the first season and I will give an update once I've watched the full second season as well. Do you need to catch up too? You can do so here.

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Have you watched The Originals? How far are you and who is your favorite character? Mine is definitely Klaus!

11 comments:

  1. I thought my husband had been watching this but he said he had not yet and he was real excited because it did sound interesting to him and he said he would like to watch it. Thank you

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  2. I have yet to watch this show but it does certainly sound like an intriguing worldview.

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  3. I love The Originals, I'm dying to see Season 2. I like that the set comes with all of the special features and 22 episodes makes for a great marathon. I can't get enough of Klaus and Elijah :)

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  4. I loved the first season. I really want to see Season 2 just haven't had the time or money to rent it.

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  5. I haven't watched this program but it's one of my best friends favorite programs. She just loves it! I guess I need to start watching from all the good things people are saying. :)

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  6. I love this series. I have seen all of the episodes, but will probably watch the 1st season again on Netflix.

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  7. This is the first time I have heard of The Originals. It sounds like a great show. I definitely want to watch it.

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  9. I have to admit that while I don't usually watch Vampire series, your review of The Originals makes me definitely want to check it out. The characters and storylines certainly sound very interesting and I love the fact that the show is set in New Orleans! Thanks for the fantastic opportunity to win!

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  10. I was very excited when I found out that the Mikaelsons were getting their own series. I am so in love with the series.

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