CBS DVD AND PARAMOUNT HOME ENTERTAINMENT PRESENT MORE CONTROVERSY, BACKSTABBING AND OUTRAGEOUS "SURVIVOR" MOMENTS: "SURVIVOR: THE AUSTRALIAN OUTBACK" -- THE COMPLETE SEASON"
~ Coming to DVD on April 26 ~
HOLLYWOOD, March 28, 2005 -- CBS DVD and Paramount Home Entertainment present the entire season of TV's smash hit series, SURVIVOR: THE AUSTRALIAN OUTBACK -- THE COMPLETE SEASON, on DVD on April 26. This is now the third complete season "Survivor" DVD, joining "Survivor" Season 1 and "Survivor All-Star."
The most popular and the most viewed season of them all, SURVIVOR: THE AUSTRALIAN OUTBACK is a 6-disc box set that includes audio commentary on episodes 201, 202, 205, 206, 211 and 213 by various castaways and host Jeff Probst, four featurettes ("Surviving the Australian Outback," "The Luxury Items," "Dining: Survivor Style" and "Keith Famie's Paella"), plus the previously released "highlights" disc.
SURVIVOR: THE AUSTRALIAN OUTBACK, the first sequel of the incredibly popular "reality TV" show, follows 16 more castaways, ordinary people from a variety of backgrounds that are placed in the middle of the Australian Outback. Together, they must use wits, strength and teamwork to keep from starving, baking, drowning or a variety of other nasty possible fates. In each episode, the members vote to remove one person from the game until only one remains to claim the grand prize. Castaways include winner Tina Wesson, runner-up Colby Donaldson, Nick Brown, Jerri Manthey, Alicia Calaway, Keith Famie, Jeff Varner, Elizabeth Filarski, Michael Skupin, Rodger Bingham, Kimmi Kappenberg, Amber Brkich, Mitchell Olson, Maralyn Hershey and Kel Gleason.
The DVD collection of SURVIVOR: THE AUSTRALIAN OUTBACK is priced at around $40 in the U.S. and around C$50 in Canada. It is presented in full screen format and features Dolby Digital English Stereo Surround; it is not rated in the U.S. by the Motion Picture Association of America and is rated PG in Canada. The running time is approximately 13 hours and 2 minutes and all discs are closed-captioned for the hearing-impaired and encoded with the Macrovision� Anti-Copy process.
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