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TV on DVD: HBO's acclaimed 'True Detective'

Matthew McConaughey in

Matthew McConaughey in "True Detective" Episode 7, on HBO. Photo Credit: Lacey Terrell


Series Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson dig deep in HBO's acclaimed closed-end mystery of Louisiana detectives paired to probe a kinky cult murder. The miniseries' eight hours spellbindingly mix that original 1995 investigation with its impact haunting their separate paths toward the case's 2012 reopening.

Extras Stars discuss specific scenes; brief chats by writer, director delve "inside the episode"; smart 15-minute featurettes explore making-of, music score (from T-Bone Burnett); two episode commentaries; more.

List price $60 DVD/$80 Blu-ray+digital HD, out today from HBO. (Note: has not been reflecting availability for new Warner-distributed discs such as this one. Expect other outlets to be in stock.)

Also new Tuesday:

RESURRECTION ABC's midseason mystery of eight episodes, plus location featurette, cast theories, more; $30, ABC Studios.

KLONDIKE Discovery's Yukon gold mining miniseries, plus behind-the-scenes extras; $17 DVD/$21 Blu-ray, Cinedigm.

TV on the way:

July 15: "Orphan Black" Season 2

Aug. 26: "The Walking Dead" Season 4; "Now And Again" (later date)

Sept. 9: Marvel's "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."

Nov. 4: "The Sopranos: The Complete Series" (Blu-ray+digital)


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