New Release: The Office Season 6, Friday Night Lights Season 4 DVD and Blu-ray

The Office Season Six scene The Office: Season Six arrived on DVD and Blu-ray on Sept. 7, 2010, and Friday Night Lights: The Fourth Season on DVD on Aug. 17, 2010, both from Universal Studios Home Entertainment.

Hit sitcom The Office, which airs on NBC and is based on a British TV show of the same name, stars Steve Carell (Date Night) as the disfunctional boss of a corporate branch office in Scranton, Pa. Jenna Fischer, John Krasinski (It’s Complicated) and Rainn Wilson are at their desks as paper salesmen/women, and Kathy Bates (Alice) takes a role in season six as a new corporate CEO.

The five-DVD and three-disc Blu-ray contain all 26 episodes of the sixth season, which includes a wedding, a birth and a change of corporation.

As well as the episodes, the discs offer these extras:

  • Friday Night Lights: The Fourth Season DVD box“Podcast” Minisode in which Gabe (Zach Woods) tries to impress corporate by recording a podcast for the Sabre website, until his plans for a small meaningful, profile of Kevin (Brian Baumgartner) unravel as the rest of the office forces Gabe to become the reluctant host of a talk show.
  • “Welcome to Sabre” featurette with Kathy Bates and Christian Slater
  • commentaries featuring the cast and crew on episodes such as “The Promotion,” “Niagara,” “The Lover,” “Murder,” “Secret Santa,” “Sabre,” “The Delivery” and “Happy Hour”
  • more than four hours of deleted scenes
  • two extended episodes
  • blooper reel
  • The Office promos: Dwight’s Tribute to Canada & My Favorite Memories

The Blu-ray also includes BD-Live access and Pocket Blu, which allows users to use their smartphones as a remote control as well as other mobile features.

Drama Friday Night Lights, which also airs on NBC, is based on the 2004 movie of the same name about a high school football team based in Texas.

In the fourth season, being released in a three-DVD set, the team deal with team-building, an untimely death and a game against the Lions. The show stars Kyle Chandler (The Day the Earth Stood Still), Connie Britton (A Nightmare on Elm Street, 2010) and Adrianne Palicki (Legion).

 

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About S. Clark

Sam Clark is the former Managing Editor/Online Editor of Video Business magazine. With 19 years experience in journalism, 12 in the home entertainment industry, Sam has been hooked on movies on since she saw E.T. then stared into the sky waiting to meet her own friendly alien. Thanks to her husband’s shared love of movies, Sam reviews Blu-ray discs in a true home theater, with a 118-inch screen, projector and cushy recliners with cup holders.