By Empress Eve
Wednesday, November 17th, 2010 at 8:56 am
Amazon’s Blu-ray box set deal of the week is HBO’s Rome: The Complete Series for $69.99 (that’s 50% off the list price of $139.99).
Note, this deal is valid this week through November 20, 2010.
This 10-disc Blu-ray box set includes all 22 episodes of the HBO series that ran for two seasons and starred Kevin McKidd, Ray Stevenson, Kerry Condon, and Polly Walker.
The Blu-ray edition contains audio commentary by the cast and crew; featurettes on the history of Rome and its famous citizens; behind-the-scenes featurettes on the show’s production; featurettes focusing on the creation of specific scenes; and an interactive historical guide. See list of enhanced Blu-ray features here below.
Enhanced Blu-ray content:
-All Roads Lead to Rome: An in-depth, interactive on-screen guide prepared by the series’ historical consultant, Jonathan Stamp
-Bloodlines: An interactive on-screen guide highlighting the connections between the soldiers, senate, and families of rome
-13 audio commentaries by cast and crew
-Four behind-the-scenes featurettes exploring the production
-Three featurettes examining the history of Rome and several of its more famous inhabitants
-Two featurettes detailing the creation of two pivotal scenes