“The Wonder Years” Season One on DVD Review & Giveaway!!! #TheWonderYears

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The Wonder Years captured the angst of growing up in suburban middle-class America in the late ‘60s as seen through the life and times of Kevin Arnold (Fred Savage).

In Season 1, Kevin experiences the ups and downs of young love, his school’s well-intentioned, though comedic, attempts at classroom sex education, and the incredible social pressures behind an innocent junior high dance. The peace-love movement hits close to home when Kevin’s sister Karen (Olivia d’Abo) falls for a college-aged, VW bus-driving hippie (future star John Corbett), as does the dark reality of the Vietnam War when his cool neighbor Brian Cooper is killed in action. Kevin gets by with a little help from his friends Winnie (Danica McKellar) and the hyper-allergic Paul (Josh Saviano). Two hours of bonus material, including highlights from the 2014 cast reunion, make Season 1 even more wonderful.

I think the Wonder Years was one of the best shows on TV!  The accurate portrayal of life in the late 60’s and 70’s is so real and tugged at our heartstrings.  After 6 seasons, we felt that we had grown right up along side Kevin, Winnie, Paul and even pain in the butt brother Wayne.  We laughed with them, we cried with them and we felt good watching them as we could relate to the coming of age experiences they faced every episode.  From the great music to the unforgettable fashion The Wonder Years is a timeless classic.  Season 1 is on DVD along with the other seasons of this fantastic show.
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Named by TV Guide as one of the “Top 20 Shows of the ‘80s,” the 2-Disc Set ($19.95SRP),delivers the Emmy® Award-Winning Television Landmark to DVD for the Very First Time, featuring Six Complete Episodes from the Breakthrough First Season and Over Two Hours of Exclusive Bonus Features Including 2014 Reunion Highlights, Interviews
with Fred Savage (Kevin Arnold) and Danica McKellar (Winnie Cooper) and Much More!
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The Season 1 Set Contains:
  • Pilot

    Kevin Arnold and best friend Paul Pfeiffer are saying goodbye to their last summer as boys and preparing to enter Robert F. Kennedy Junior High School. Kevin and Winnie share their first kiss as Winnie mourns the loss of her brother, Brian, a soldier just killed in the Vietnam War.

  • Swingers

    At Brian’s funeral, all Kevin can think about is Winnie and their first kiss; meanwhile, sex education begins at school, but Kevin and Paul get the feeling that their teacher isn’t telling them everything they need to know.

  • My Father’s Office

    After Kevin asks his dad about what he does at work, Jack brings his son to his office at NORCOM and shows him around. Kevin gets a glimpse into his father’s life after spending the day with him, and in the end, he realizes that his father is a great man.

  • Angel

    Kevin’s older sister, Karen, doesn’t communicate with her parents anymore, and it’s all because of her new boyfriend, Louis. Kevin takes an immediate dislike to Louis, and finds out that he is cheating on Karen. Things are only made worse when Louis comes to dinner.

  • The Phone Call

    Kevin tries to get up the courage to call Lisa Berlini, while Paul consults the junior high grapevine to find out if Lisa likes Kevin.

  • Dance With Me

    Kevin is madly infatuated with Lisa Berlini and asks her to the school dance, but things change quickly after Lisa accepts a date with another guy.

  • Bonus Features

    • A Wonderful Day: Highlights from the Cast Reunion, May 28, 2014, in Los Angeles, California
    • Featurette: With a Little Help from My Friends: The Early Days of The Wonder Years
    • Interviews:
      • Neal Marlens and Carol Black, Creators
      • Fred Savage (Kevin Arnold)
      • Danica McKellar (Winnie Cooper)
      • Josh Saviano (Paul Pfeiffer)
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THE WONDER YEARS is the newest DVD release from StarVista Entertainment/Time Life, following in the critically acclaimed footsteps of other top-selling, award-winning boxed sets of CHINA BEACH, THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW and THE DEAN MARTIN CELEBRITY ROASTS, among many others. And much like Kevin Arnold says in the final episode, perhaps, after all these years, you’ll “still look back with wonder” at one of the landmark television
programs of our time.

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19 Responses to “The Wonder Years” Season One on DVD Review & Giveaway!!! #TheWonderYears

  1. Nancy

    I also like The Best of the Ed Sullivan Show.

  2. Nicole Flynn

    I like the Ed Sullivan show collection. I remember licking it a lot when I was little and have seen a couple episodes as an adult and laughed. I’d love to watch some now as an adult.

  3. Another StarVista product that I like is the The Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts: Complete DVD Collection.
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  4. steve weber

    The Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts: Complete DVD Collection.

  5. Bernie W

    I like The Mama’s family boxed set of theirs. Thanks for the giveaway.

  6. Miranda Welle

    Definitely Mama’s Family – The Complete Series
    130 Episodes on 24 DVDs. Loved that show!

  7. Amanda Sakovitz

    The legendary voices cd collection looks amazing

  8. Thomas Murphy

    I like the Pop Goes the ’70s collection.

  9. Sarah

    Classics for Relaxation: Great Symphonies

  10. LJ

    Mama’s Family – The Complete Series
    Loved that show

  11. Kimberly Schotz

    I would enjoy the Best of Ed Sullivan DVD

  12. Leigh Anne Borders

    Dick Clark’s History of Rock and Roll would be great!

  13. Da-Hedgehogi

    I love the Mamas family box set!

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  14. Leela

    Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts: 13 DVD Collection.

  15. Melissa Johnson

    I LOVE Mama’s Family!!

  16. Angie M

    The Carol Burnet show series

  17. bill norris

    China Beach

  18. Heidi Daily

    I also love The Carol Burnett Show.

  19. Amanda K

    The Vintage Hollywood set looks interesting — a lot of old classics.

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