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Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974)



Date added to database: 8/19/2001
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MGM Home Video, Starz/Anchor Bay, Universal Home Video
Releases (4)
Reviews (1)
News Items (9)
Related Links (3)
Show Categories: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

Releases for Kolchak: The Night Stalker (Top)

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Reviews for Kolchak: The Night Stalker (Top)
Universal Classic Television - Spooky! (10/03/2005)
Ratings:
Video:   6/10
Audio:   7/10
Extras:   0/10

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Summary of "Universal Classic Television - Spooky!":
I really, really enjoyed this show, and I had high expectations after hearing about it from some fans. I was a tad worried that the monsters would be cheesy instead of scary, but that wasn't the case. In fact, some of them were so scary that my girlfriend yelped a few times while we were watching the episodes, and she complained about vampire dreams the next day. I thought the show was an excellent combination of horror, comedy, great writing, and even better acting. ABC premiered a new Kolchak series last week, and fans of the original say it doesn't compare to the 1974 series. I doubt I'll watch it, unless it lasts long enough to hit DVD.

This was a very cool series, and I'd recommend it to people looking for a fun, yet spooky, show to watch. (read entire review)

Kolchak: The Night Stalker News (Top)
1/09/2018 Blu-ray Discs and New DVDs Planned for the 2 Pilot Telefilms
In 1972, the ABC network aired a telefilm, The Night Stalker. It was based on a then-unpublished novel, The Kolchak Papers, and stared Darren McGavin as "Carl Kolchak." The network followed it up in... (read entire news item)

7/27/2016 'The Complete Series' Returns to DVD on Single-Sided Discs
THE UNIQUELY EERIE MYSTERY SERIES THAT PAVED THE WAY FOR THE X-FILES! All 20 original one-hour episodes of the 1974-75 series are coming back to DVD in one haunting collection. Starring Darren McGavin... (read entire news item)

8/13/2005 LOOKIE! Here is Your Very First Look at the DVD Box!
Fans were overjoyed a few days ago with the announcement - at long last! - of Kolchak: The Night Stalker on DVD. We followed up the next day with a menu shot from the October 4th release. Now we've... (read entire news item)

8/11/2005 Single Menu Shot
Here's an update to our news item from yesterday announcing the release of the show; a single menu shot. The single menu featuring the main screen of a disc also tells us that there won't be any extras... (read entire news item)

8/10/2005 Officially Announced for Oct **Updated**
Universal has officially announced Kolchak: The Night Stalker for release on October 4, the date we reported a few weeks ago. This 3 disc set will include all 20 episodes of the series (1028 mins),... (read entire news item)

7/28/2005 From the VSDA floor - Complete Series date confirmed
I've been at the VSDA (Video Software Dealer's Association) show in Las Vegas all week, and I heard some great news from some rental stores that had meetings with Universal. The studio has plans to release... (read entire news item)

3/14/2005 At long last! Well, according to one source, anyway.
The folks at The Sci Fi Channel run a great website. Not only does it cover and promote shows and events tied to the cable network, but it truly reaches out to science fiction fans with genre-related... (read entire news item)

5/01/2004 Kolchak returns to DVD!
Confirming the rumors we published a month ago today, we have news that will send Kolchak fans into fits of delight: The Night Stalker/The Night Strangler DVD is back, this time from MGM Home Entertainment.... (read entire news item)

4/01/2004 Stalker/Strangler Returns?...
Now HERE is an old DVD that we somehow skipped listing here at TVShowsOnDVD (a situation which I just corrected): Anchor Bay's now-out-of-print release of The Night Stalker/The Night Strangler. This... (read entire news item)


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