Sitcoms Online - Main Page / Message Boards - Main Page / News Blog / Photo Galleries / DVD Reviews / Buy TV Shows on DVD and Blu-ray

View Today's Active Threads / View New Posts / Mark All Boards Read / Chit Chat Board

Bewitched (Sitcoms Online) / Bewitched links and theme songs at Sitcoms Online / Bewitched Photo Gallery


Bewitched - The Complete First Season (B&W)

Buy Bewitched - The Complete First Season (B&W) on DVD
(Mill Creek)
Bewitched - The Complete First Season (Color)

Buy Bewitched - The Complete First Season (Color) on DVD
Bewitched - The Complete Second Season (B&W)

Buy Bewitched - The Complete Second Season (B&W) on DVD
(Mill Creek)
Bewitched - The Complete Second Season (Color)

Buy Bewitched - The Complete Second Season (Color) on DVD
Bewitched - The Complete Third Season

Buy Bewitched - The Complete Third Season on DVD
Bewitched - The Complete Fourth Season

Buy Bewitched - The Complete Fourth Season on DVD
Bewitched - The Complete Fifth Season

Buy Bewitched - The Complete Fifth Season on DVD
Bewitched - The Complete Sixth Season

Buy Bewitched - The Complete Sixth Season on DVD
Bewitched - The Complete Seventh Season

Buy Bewitched - The Complete Seventh Season on DVD
Bewitched - The Complete Eighth Season

Buy Bewitched - The Complete Eighth Season on DVD
Bewitched - The Complete Series

Buy Bewitched - The Complete Series on DVD
Bewitched - The Complete Series (Mill Creek)

Buy Bewitched - The Complete Series
(Mill Creek) on DVD

Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums  

Go Back   Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums > 1960s Sitcoms > Bewitched

Notices

SitcomsOnline.com News Blog Headlines Twitter Facebook Instagram RSS

The History of Comedy Returns to CNN; Showtime Gets First Late Night Talk Show
Showtime Gets Don Cheadle Comedy; HBO Special Directed by Jerrod Carmichael Coming Soon
Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of June 18, 2018)
SitcomsOnline Digest: Roseanne Spinoff One Step Closer to Reality; Netflix to Air New Season of Lucifer
Fri-Yay: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Finally Finds Its Best Self; All About the Washingtons with Rev Run Coming to Netflix
Paramount Network Comedy Scores in Ratings; Stan Against Evil Returns on Halloween for Season 3
WGN America Picks Up Two Original Series; Pop TV Orders New Comedy Florida Girls
Seinfeld's Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee Returns; Canceled CBS Sitcoms Return on Saturday Nights
Jim Carrey Comedy and Shameless Premiere Sept. 9; Sabrina Star Gets GSN Game Show
Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of June 11, 2018)


New on DVD/Blu-ray (June)

Living Single - The Complete Fifth Season Step by Step - The Complete First Season Will & Grace (The Revival) - Season One Perfect Strangers - The Complete Fourth Season Last Man Standing - The Complete Sixth Season

06/05 - Living Single - The Complete Fifth Season
06/05 - New Girl - The Complete Sixth Season
06/05 - South Park - The Complete Twenty-First Season (Blu-ray)
06/12 - Fresh Off the Boat - The Complete Fourth Season
06/12 - Life in Pieces - The Complete Third Season
06/12 - The Office - The Complete Series
06/12 - Speechless - The Complete First Season
06/12 - Speechless - The Complete Second Season
06/12 - Step by Step - The Complete First Season
06/12 - Will & Grace (The Revival) - Season One (Blu-ray)
06/19 - Perfect Strangers - The Complete Fourth Season
06/26 - Last Man Standing - The Complete Fifth Season
06/26 - Last Man Standing - The Complete Sixth Season
06/26 - The Mick - The Complete First Season
06/26 - The Mick - The Complete Second Season
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 06-27-2007, 12:14 AM   #1
TJ
Administrator
Administrator
 
TJ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 03, 2000
Location: Marietta, GA
Posts: 7,621
Default Bewitched - The Complete Fifth Season DVD Review

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment brings us another season of Bewitched on DVD, this time The Complete Fifth Season! Elizabeth Montgomery, Dick York, Agnes Moorehead, all return for more spellbinding and magic at Morning Glory Circle! Join the Stephens family as Sam takes a trip back to 1868 New Orleans, Endora shrinks Darrin down to size, Serena tries her luck at computer dating, and Tabitha wreaks havoc in nursery school. The four-disc set contains all 30 episodes of season five from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, marking the final season with Dick York as Darrin. So join Elizabeth Montgomery in ... Bewitched!

Read our review here:
http://www.sitcomsonline.com/bewitch...dvdreview.html

Post any questions or comments about this set.
TJ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-27-2007, 12:16 AM   #2
catlover79
God Bless Val
Moderator
Forum Legend
 
catlover79's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 29, 2006
Location: Bewitched in Ohio
Posts: 69,227
Default

Thank you TJ!! Only 13 more days - I'm sitting on pins and needles!!
__________________
"Jesus loves you and He approves this message."

"I'm alive. I'm feeling good. I'm trying to live every moment as much as I can." - Valerie Harper, March 2013
catlover79 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-06-2007, 02:15 PM   #3
hch
Member
Forum Regular
 
hch's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 07, 2001
Location: Richmond, VA 23219
Posts: 825
Send a message via AIM to hch Send a message via Yahoo to hch
Default Countdown

Only 4 more days! I cannot wait to pick this up for my collection.
__________________
"You don't own the rights or the patent on scuffling!"

Willona from "Good Times"
hch is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-10-2007, 11:27 AM   #4
catlover79
God Bless Val
Moderator
Forum Legend
 
catlover79's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 29, 2006
Location: Bewitched in Ohio
Posts: 69,227
Default

I just picked it up this morning before work - and I have managed to squeeze a couple of episodes in before clocking in for the day. Lots of fun - except you can tell that Dick York was in poor health. He looks very thin and gaunt, and I'm surprised he did so much physical comedy before his back finally gave out. Poor guy, he really did hang in there as long as he could. I think this is going to be it for me - now that I have the first five seasons. I'm not a big fan of the Sargent era - with no disrespect to the man - but the show was stale and recycling scripts left and right. The magic was gone.
catlover79 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-10-2007, 09:46 PM   #5
Adamantium
TVAdam No More
Senior Member
 
Adamantium's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 11, 2002
Location: Springfield, Ohio
Posts: 6,872
Default

I couldn't find it. I went to four different stores and still didn't find it. My mom kept saying that they probably delayed the release, but I knew that once I came here, I'd find out that at least one person got it, lol. Ohio sucks at putting DVDs on the shelves of DVD stores.
__________________
My NEW Top 25 Favorite Sitcoms List

(1) NewsRadio (2) Community (3) Taxi (4) Cheers (5) Boy Meets World (6) The Office (7) I Love Lucy (8) Wings (9) Ellen (10) Andy Richter Controls the Universe (11) Married ... with Children (12) The King of Queens (13) Parks & Recreation (14) The Honeymooners (15) Grounded for Life (16) Newhart (17) That '70s Show (18) Rhoda (19) Night Court (20) Ned and Stacey (21) Hey Dude (22) Spin City (23) Mister Ed (24) Norm (25) The Munsters
Adamantium is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2007, 12:24 AM   #6
catlover79
God Bless Val
Moderator
Forum Legend
 
catlover79's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 29, 2006
Location: Bewitched in Ohio
Posts: 69,227
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Adamantium
I couldn't find it. I went to four different stores and still didn't find it. My mom kept saying that they probably delayed the release, but I knew that once I came here, I'd find out that at least one person got it, lol. Ohio sucks at putting DVDs on the shelves of DVD stores.
I grabbed the only 2 copies they had at Target - one for me, and one as a friend's birthday gift. They weren't even on the shelves - one of the employees had to get them out of the stockroom!!
catlover79 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-12-2007, 12:50 AM   #7
BensonFan
Board Psychologist
Senior Member
 
BensonFan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 16, 2004
Location: Chicago, IL USA
Posts: 2,693
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by catlover79
I grabbed the only 2 copies they had at Target - one for me, and one as a friend's birthday gift. They weren't even on the shelves - one of the employees had to get them out of the stockroom!!
That's typical. When that happens to me, I always get this "you're bothering me" look. Hey, stock the stuff right away--you know people are going to be asking for it!

I haven't picked it up yet...I have to see who has it on sale.
BensonFan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-12-2007, 05:53 AM   #8
comedyfreak
Cheers!
Forum Veteran
 
comedyfreak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 14, 2005
Location: Sunny California
Posts: 10,870
Default

I got my copy on Tuesday from Target, they had two copies left. I can't wait for season 6 it was my favorite from the Dick Sargent era. Ms Montgomery glowed when she was pregnant.
__________________
www.facebook.com/comedyfreak
comedyfreak is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-12-2007, 05:39 PM   #9
AB
Supernatural - Dean
Forum Celebrity
 
AB's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 26, 2006
Location: The South
Posts: 39,249
Default

I got mine today at Walmart, haven't started watching it yet though.
AB is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-12-2007, 09:48 PM   #10
Adamantium
TVAdam No More
Senior Member
 
Adamantium's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 11, 2002
Location: Springfield, Ohio
Posts: 6,872
Default

Well I finally got it today at Target. I only watched one episode so far, and that's the final Dick York produced episode. That's the one where Maurice turns Darrin into a mule. It's funny hearing "jackass" coming out of most of the character's mouths in this episode, lol.
Adamantium is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-13-2007, 10:33 AM   #11
Heidi Dawn
Muppets
Forum Regular
 
Heidi Dawn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 01, 2003
Location: Canada
Posts: 869
Default

I got mine from Amazon.ca yesterday. They also had copies at Wal-Mart and Superstore.
__________________
Complete Series Box Sets I own: MASH, Three's Company, Gilligan's Island, The Dukes Of Hazzard, The Golden Girls, The Monkees, The Brady Bunch, Full House, I Dream Of Jeannie, Bewitched, Taxi, Gimme A Break, Dallas, Charlie's Angels, Joanie Loves Chachi, Laverne & Shirley, Mork & Mindy, The Cosby Show, The Facts of Life, Family Ties, Diff'rent Strokes.
Heidi Dawn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-26-2007, 02:03 PM   #12
Blueboy84
Member
First Time Poster
 
Join Date: Jul 26, 2007
Posts: 1
Default

I got my Season 5 from DeepDiscount.com and I have a question...

Does anyone else's set have the spanish subtitles on the screen when there is a sign or newspaper that have writing on them? That is the only time mine does that.

I also have a previous season where the Spanish subtitles will start in the middle of an episode! Grrrr!
Blueboy84 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-09-2007, 02:10 PM   #13
Bachu
Member
Forum Regular
 
Bachu's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 10, 2005
Posts: 446
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Blueboy84
I got my Season 5 from DeepDiscount.com and I have a question...

Does anyone else's set have the spanish subtitles on the screen when there is a sign or newspaper that have writing on them? That is the only time mine does that.

I also have a previous season where the Spanish subtitles will start in the middle of an episode! Grrrr!
I find that if you select the 3rd option of all the subtitles that those random subtitles to not appear. I have no idea why it happens like this though.
Bachu is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-12-2007, 08:45 AM   #14
Bachu
Member
Forum Regular
 
Bachu's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 10, 2005
Posts: 446
Default

I have now watched all of season 5 and it is amazing how much Darrins absense is felt. Darren-lite episodes are not as good for the most part. The Serena dating a mortal was great but the witches/warlocks need Darren to bounce off of.

I look forward to the release of season 6. Anyone think we will get it this year or next?
Bachu is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-15-2007, 10:07 AM   #15
MichaelKeith
Member
Forum Regular
 
Join Date: Mar 01, 2007
Posts: 698
Default

I personally fee that season 5 is just not as good as the first four seasons. Of course the episodes without Dick York are not any good to me because his character sets up the basic premise of the show. the conflict between the witch and the mortal worlds. However, even the season 5 episodes with Dick York are for the most part not as good as the first four seasons. Dick and Liz both still are acting wonderfully in their respective characters, but the writing of these scripts is just not as good. There weren't enough episodes focusing on the romatic comedy plot between Dick and Liz as there were before. I am disappointed in season 5 for the most part and don't plan to purchase seasons 6 - 8 as I believe York portrayed a better Darrin.
MichaelKeith is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:40 AM.


Although the administrators and moderators of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards will attempt to keep all objectionable messages off this forum, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the author, and neither the owners of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards, nor vBulletin Solutions Inc. (developers of vBulletin) will be held responsible for the content of any message. The owners of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards reserve the right to remove, edit, move or close any thread for any reason.

VigLink badge

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions Inc.