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'Eight Is Enough' on 3 DVDs out Tuesday

Dick Van Patten and children in

Dick Van Patten and children in " Eight is Enough." Pictured clockwise, beginning at bottom, center: Adam Rich (top of head), Dianne Kay, Lauri Walters, Grant Goodeve, Nels Van Patten, Lani O' Grady, Vince Van Patten, Connie Newton, Jimmy Van Patten, Willie Aames, and Susan Richardson. Photo Credit: ABC

Eight Is Enough

Series ABC's 1977 hour of everyday family life cast Dick Van Patten as a newspaper editor also wrangling the title brood, from on-his-own eldest to little cutie. (Yes, that's a laugh track you hear.) Original mom Diana Hyland died midseason (replaced that fall by Betty Buckley).

Extras Featurette of cast reunion on "Today" two decades later.

List price $25 for nine episodes on three discs, out Tuesday from Warner.

Also out

FROZEN PLANET Original British version, with nature maven David Attenborough narrating, plus best-of episode, making-of /production shorts, South Pole science featurette; $40 DVD/$55 Blu-ray, BBC.

NHL ROAD TO VICTORY: NEW YORK RANGERS 1994 Revisiting the Stanley Cup season that finally quashed the "19-40" chant; $25, Warner.

LOGAN'S RUN Gregory Harrison stars in this '70s series based on the 1976 futuristic film, with three episodes not aired nationally; $40, Warner.

TV DVDs on the way

May 1 "Suits"

May 22 "Hell on Wheels"

May 29 "Maverick"

June 5 "Falling Skies"

June 12 "Episodes"


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