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[12/09/08 - 12:25 AM]
The Reapers Are Resurrected: Dead Like Me
Ellen Muth and Callum Blue star in the "Dead Like Me: Life After Death," a direct-to-DVD follow up to the Showtime series.

[via press release from MGM]

THE REAPERS ARE RESURRECTED: DEAD LIKE ME

Ellen Muth and Callum Blue Return To Reap In An All-New Feature Film Available Exclusively on DVD February 17th From MGM Home Entertainment

"Dead Like Me" The Complete Collection Is Also Available For Fans In A Nine-Disc Set

LOS ANGELES, CA � The darkly funny cult favorite is back from the dead when the film Dead Like Me premieres on DVD February 17th from MGM Home Entertainment. Set two years after the critically acclaimed Showtime series ended, the undead reapers are introduced to their new boss, Cameron Kane (Henry Ian Cusick; "Lost," Hitman), whose new agenda creates disorder within the reaper clan. While Daisy (Sarah Wynter; "24," "Windfall") and Mason (Callum Blue; "The Tudors," "Related") fall prey to Cameron's temptations, the infamous Georgia "George" Lass (Ellen Muth; Dolores Claiborne) creates more reaper havoc by breaking an important reaper rule: revealing herself to her Earthly family.

The Dead Like Me DVD bonus features include audio commentary from Ellen Muth and director Stephen Herek as well as a "Back From The Dead: Resurrecting Dead Like Me" featurette for a suggested retail price of $26.98 U.S. / $37.98 Canada. Timed to the movie release, MGM is also releasing "Dead Like Me" The Complete Collection which includes the Dead Like Me feature film and the complete television series, a director and cast commentary, deleted scenes, featurettes and more, for the suggested retail price of $69.98 U.S. / $99.98 Canada. Prebook is January 21st.

Dead Like Me Synopsis

When George and her colleagues get a new boss whose focus is on moving souls quickly and enjoying life without consequences, the team begins to break the strict reaper rules. While her friends fall victim to their desires for money, success, and fame, George breaks another rule by revealing her true identity to her living family. As the reapers struggle with their roles on Earth, they each find that death can be just as complicated as life. Through its strong storyline, Dead Like Me delves into the intricate mythology and dark comedy created by the TV series and appeals to the show's legions of fans as well as those new to the world of the reapers.

Dead Like Me Special Features

The Dead Like Me DVD is presented in widescreen with English Dolby Surround 5.1 sound. Bonus content includes:

� Audio commentary from director Stephen Herek and actress Ellen Muth

� "Back From The Dead: Resurrecting Dead Like Me" featurette

"Dead Like Me" The Complete Collection Synopsis

Dearly beloved, gathered here for the first time on DVD is the feature-length Dead Like Me --Life After Death Movie, plus the entire "winningly eccentric" (LA Daily News) TV series on which the movie is based. Reap the benefits of this Soul Collectors' Edition that includes four featurettes, audio commentary, deleted scenes and more!

Georgia "George" Lass (Ellen Muth) is young, successful, attractive...and dead. She's a grim reaper, assigned to escort wayward souls into the afterlife, but it's not as glamorous as it sounds. Follow George and her fellow reapers as they navigate teenage "life." Then join them in the "series' hereafter" when the grim group gets a flippant new boss with a devil-may-care attitude, leaving George to wonder if she's really better off dead.

With all its dark humor, innovative science fiction and coming-of-age drama, it's no wonder that Dead Like Me refuses to die!

"Dead Like Me" The Complete Collection � Disc Content Specifics:

The "Dead Like Me" The Complete Collection is presented in widescreen (1.78:1 ascpect ratio), compiled on nine discs and is presented in English 5.1 Dolby Surround. In addition, the following episodes and special features are exclusive to each disc:

Disc One

� Dead Like Me widescreen feature film

Special Features

� Commentary by director Stephen Herek and actress Ellen Muth

� "Back from the Dead: Resurrecting Dead Like Me" featurette

Disc Two

Season One Episodes

� Pilot

Special Features

� Deleted scenes

� Cast commentary

� Behind-the-scenes featurette

� "The Music of �Dead Like Me'" featuring executive producer John Masius and composer Stewart Copeland

� Photo gallery

Disc Three

Season One Episodes

� "Dead Girl Walking"

� "Curious George"

� "Reapercussions"

� "Reaping Havoc"

� "My Room"

Disc Four

Season One Episodes

� "Reaper Madness"

� "A Cook"

� "Sunday Mornings"

� "Business Unfinished"

Disc Five

Season One Episodes

� "The Bicycle Thief"

� "Nighthawks"

� "Vacation"

� "Rest in Peace"

Disc Six

Season Two Episodes

� "Send in the Clown"

� "The Ledger"

� "Ghost Story"

� "The Shallow End"

Disc Seven

Season Two Episodes

� "Hurry"

� "In Escrow"

� "Rites of Passage"

� "The Escape Artist"

Disc Eight

Season Two Episodes

� "Be Still My Heart"

� "Death Defying"

� "Ashes to Ashes"

� "Forget Me Not"

Disc Nine

Season Two Episodes

� "Last Call"

� "Always"

� "Haunted"

Special Features

� Deleted scenes

� "Dead Like Me... Again" featurette

� "Putting Life into Death" featurette

� Photo gallery

About Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc.

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc., through its operating subsidiaries, is actively engaged in the worldwide production and distribution of motion pictures, television programming, home video, interactive media, music and licensed merchandise. The company owns the world's largest library of modern films, comprising around 4,100 titles. Operating units include Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc., Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Inc., United Artists Films Inc., Ventanazul, MGM Television Entertainment Inc., MGM Networks Inc., MGM Domestic Networks LLC, MGM Distribution Co., MGM International Television Distribution Inc., Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Home Entertainment LLC, MGM ON STAGE, MGM Music, MGM Worldwide Digital Media, MGM Consumer Products and MGM Interactive. In addition, MGM has ownership interests in international TV channels reaching nearly 125 countries. MGM ownership is as follows: Providence Equity Partners (29%), TPG (21%), Sony Corporation of America (20%), Comcast (20%), DLJ Merchant Banking Partners (7%) and Quadrangle Group (3%). For more information, visit www.mgm.com.

A recognized global industry leader, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC (TCFHE) is the worldwide marketing, sales and distribution company for all Fox film and television programming on DVD, Blu-ray Disc (BD) and Digital Copy as well as acquisitions and original productions. The company also releases all products around the globe for MGM Home Entertainment. Each year TCFHE introduces hundreds of new and newly enhanced products, which it services to retail outlets -- from mass merchants and warehouse clubs to specialty stores and e-commerce - throughout the world. Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC is a subsidiary of Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, a News Corporation company.





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· 24 (FOX)
· DEAD LIKE ME (SHOWTIME)
· LOST (ABC)
· RELATED (WB)
· TUDORS, THE (SHOWTIME)
· WINDFALL (NBC)









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