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The Rockford Files (1974)

Date added to database: 10/06/2001
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4/17/2017 First-Ever Blu-ray Release (plus a DVD Re-Release) for 'The Complete Series'
"Hello, this is Jim Rockford. At the tone, leave your name and message. I'll get back to you." {beep} For only "two hundred dollars a day, plus expenses," the original and quintessential anti-hero... (read entire news item)

4/18/2016 'Season 1' and 'Season 2' Re-Releases on DVD
Cold Cases. An Unlikely Detective. Jim Rockford is for hire and on the case for only "two hundred dollars a day, plus expenses." Emmy winner James Garner stars as the offbeat Jim Rockford, an ex-con-turned-private-investigator... (read entire news item)

3/24/2015 Packaging Picture Arrives for the 'Movie Collection, Vol. 2'
A week ago today we brought you the announcement that Universal Studios Home Entertainment has finally scheduled the long-awaited release of The Rockford Files - Movie Collection, Vol. 2 on DVD, accompanied... (read entire news item)

3/17/2015 'Movie Collection, Vol. 2' AND 'The Complete Collection' Are Announced!
For only "two hundred dollars a day, plus expenses," the original and quintessential anti-hero detective, Jim Rockford, is on the case! Primetime Emmy Award winner James Garner stars as the ex-con-turned-private-investigator... (read entire news item)

8/14/2009 Package Art Arrives for the Movie Collection, Volume 1 DVDs
Just a couple of days ago saw Universal's announcement for The Rockford Files - Movie Collection, Volume 1 on DVD, which will bring us some of the post-series telefilms (see previous report). Package... (read entire news item)

8/12/2009 Universal Announces the Movie Collection, Volume 1 2-DVD Set
With all six seasons of The Rockford Files, the classic James Garner-starring P.I. series, now available on DVD, fans are interested in getting home video releases of the 8 post-series telefilms that... (read entire news item)

10/27/2008 Jim Rockford's Final Season Comes to DVD in Early 2009! ***UPDATE: Box Art, Menu Screen***
After a year-long wait since the fifth season release, fans will finally be able to get their hands on The Rockford Files - Season 6, the last season of the classic detective series. The 3-disc set starring... (read entire news item)

10/28/2007 5th Season Menu Screen & Word About DVD Length of David Chase's Episode
January 15th sees the release of The Rockford Files - Season 5 from Universal, and they've sent out a screen shot of the main menu for these DVDs. You can see that below, but first we've got important... (read entire news item)

10/17/2007 This is Jim Rockford - Season 5. At The Tone, Leave Your Name And Message... **UPDATED - BOX ART**
The Rockford Files spent six seasons on the air (not counting the eight post-series telefilms which reunited the majority of the cast), and on DVD we're getting close to the end. This morning Universal... (read entire news item)

3/08/2007 Season 5 Bonus Episode on Season 4 set
There was one piece of information we didn't have when we posted the news that season 4 would be released on May 15; there's a bonus episode from seaason 5 on the set. Look for "White On White and Nearly... (read entire news item)

2/02/2007 Season 4 Artwork
Universal has release artwork for the fourth season of The Rockford Files, coming on May 15: (read entire news item)

1/30/2007 Season 4 already announced
This is a good sign for The Rockford Files; it's 4 weeks until season 3 hits stores and Universal has already announced the fourth season for release on May 15. That's a sign that the show is selling... (read entire news item)

1/16/2007 Menu reveals bonus episode
There will be a bonus episode on the February 27 release of The Rockford Files season 3: (read entire news item)

12/14/2006 Season 3 earlier than we thought!
Last week we posted news that The Rockford Files season 3 would be released on March 6, but now Universal has announced the set for release a week earlier, February 27, 2007. The 22 episode season will... (read entire news item)

12/06/2006 More Rockford on the way!
There's a nasty rumor that's been circulation the internet that Universal Studios won't be releasing any more Rockford Files sets due to low sales. It's completely false, as we've learned that they'll... (read entire news item)

3/16/2006 Another extra revealed in Season 2 menus
We knew The Rockford Files pilot would be on season 2, but the menus have revealed an addition to the site; an interview with Stephen J. Cannell, creator of the series. Check out the menus below: (read entire news item)

3/02/2006 Clarification on which Pilot is included in Season 2
Last week we brought you news that the pilot for The Rockford Files would appear on the second season DVD set, but fans became concerned when this was labeled "Backlash of the Hunter." When the pilot... (read entire news item)

2/23/2006 No Pilot? NO PROBLEM! 'Backlash of the Hunter' Finds A Home On Season 2!!
After the first season of The Rockford Files was released on DVD this past December, fans cried out in pain and shock when they realized that the pilot telefilm, Backlash of the Hunter, was not included... (read entire news item)

2/15/2006 Season 2 Artwork
Earlier today we posted news that the second season of The Rockford Files would be coming on June 13, and now we have a look at the artwork for the set: (read entire news item)

2/15/2006 Swing Into Summer With More Rockford!
The Rockford Files - Season 2 is coming to DVD on June 13th. SRP is $39.98 for a 3-DVD set with 22 episodes from 1975-76 presented in the original full screen video. James Garner starred in this Stephen... (read entire news item)

9/16/2005 Garner Interview Revealved in menus
Universal has released menus for the first season of The Rockford Files, and there's a surprise; James Garner has provided an on-camera interview! This is great news since the initial announcement gave... (read entire news item)

9/15/2005 Finished Art? It looks like it
The other day we posted some art for The Rockford Files Season 1, but it didn't appear to be finished. Reader Nathan Arms has sent us updated art that appears in advertisements the studio is running in... (read entire news item)

9/13/2005 Cover art for long-awaited Season 1 - is it finished?
Universal has released the artwork for The Rockford Files: Season 1, but we have to wonder if it's finished. Other recent Universal releases include the "Classic Television" banner, but it's not on this... (read entire news item)

9/12/2005 Universal Finally Announces The Rockford Files on DVD!
Fans have been waiting and waiting for this announcement, and Universal has just made it official this morning: The Rockford Files - Season 1 is coming to DVD on December 6th! The early info isn't complete,... (read entire news item)

7/14/2005 Rockford Files 'announced' (sorta)
Universal Studios Home Video has posted a trailer for their "Classic Television" lineup, which mentions Murder She Wrote, McMillan& Wife, McCloud, Columbo, Emergency!, Adam-12 and The Rockford Files.... (read entire news item)

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