CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED SHOWTIME® SERIES DEBUTS IN SPECIAL 25-DISC SET - THE L WORD: THE COMPLETE SERIES

Loaded With Hours Of Bonus Material Including A Never-Before-Seen 2011 Cast Reunion,
All Six Seasons Of The Groundbreaking Series Arrive November 22

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – (October 12, 2011) – It’s a woman’s world as an extraordinary collection THE L WORD: THE COMPLETE SERIES debuts in a special 25-disc box set November 22 from Showtime Networks, CBS Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Entertainment.  Featuring an exclusive, never-before-seen 2011 cast reunion, the set includes every episode of the smart, provocative series about a tight-knit group of women who inhabit Los Angeles’ lesbian community.

Re-experience all the beauty and chaos of the fan-favorite series that follows a fascinating group of women as they navigate through their lives and loves.  Filled with complex characters, some straight and some gay, THE L WORD aired for six acclaimed seasons, creating both a loyal fan base and television history with its groundbreaking portrayal of the lesbian community. A must-have collection for fans of the series, THE L WORD: THE COMPLETE SERIES not only includes every episode, but also arrives dressed to the nines with hours of special bonus materials such as: 


Led by an ensemble cast including Jennifer Beals, Erin Daniels, Janina Gavankar, Leisha Hailey, Lauren Holloman, Mia Kirshner, Marlee Matlin, Katherine Moennig, Daniela Sea, Rachel Shelley, Rose Rollins, Sarah Shahi, and Pam Grier, with special guest star  Cybill Shepherd, the series remains one of the most revolutionary shows in television history.

THE L WORD: THE COMPLETE SERIES is presented in Widescreen Format with Dolby Digital Sound (English 5.1 Surround, English 2.0 Surround, Spanish Mono). It not rated in the U.S. and rated 18A in Canada, and is available for the suggested retail price of $144.99 U.S. and Canada.  The total running time is approximately 3,316 minutes. The disc breakdown is as follows:

Season One

Disc One:

  • Pilot Episode
  • Let’s Do It
  • Longing

Disc Two:             

  • Lies, Lies, Lies
  • Lawfully
  • Losing It
  • L’ennui

Disc Three:          

  • Listen Up
  • Luck, Next Time
  • Liberally
  • Looking Back

Disc Four:

  • Locked Up
  • Limb from Limb

Disc Five:


Season Two

Disc One:             

  • Lies, Loss, Leaving
  • Lap Dance
  • Loneliest Number
  • Lynch Pin

 

Disc Two:             

  • Labyrinth
  • Lagrimas De Oro
  • Luminous
  • Loyal

 

Disc Three:          

  • Late, Later, Latent
  • Land Ahoy
  • Loud & Proud
  • L’Chaim

 


Disc Four:            


Season Three

Disc One:             

  • Labia Majora
  • Lost Weekend
  • Lobsters
  • Light My Fire

 

Disc Two:             

  • Lifeline
  • Lifesize
  • Lone Star
  • Late Comer

 

Disc Three:          

  • Lead, Follow or Get Out of the Way
  • Losing The Light
  • Last Dance

 


Disc Four:            


Season Four

Disc One:             

  • Legend In The Making
  • Livin’ La Vida Loca
  • Lassoe

 

Disc Two:             

  • Layup
  • Lez Girls
  • Luck Be A Lady

 

Disc Three:          

  • Lesson Number One
  • Lexington And Concord
  • Lacy Lilting Lyrics

Disc Four:

  • Little Boy Blue
  • Literary License To Kill
  • Long Time Coming
  • Special Features:
    o Our Charts “Dinah Shore” Competition
    o Sundance Diaries
    o The L Word Style Show
    o And More!


Season Five

Disc One:             

  • LGB Tease
  • Look Out, Here They Come
  • Lady Of The Lake

Disc Two:             

  • Let’s Get This Party Started
  • Lookin’ At You, Kid
  • Lights! Camera! Action!
  • Lesbians Gone Wild!

 

Disc Three:          

  • Lay Down The Law
  • Liquid Heat
  • Lifecycle
  • Lunar Cycle

Disc Four:

  • Loyal And True
  • Special Features:
    o The 2008 Wolfe Women’s Party In Tampa
    o Point Foundation PSA
    o Making Of The Subaru Pink Ride
    o “Not A Love Song” Music Video


Season Six

Disc One:             

  • Long Night’s Journey Into Day
  • Least Likely
  • LMFAO

Disc Two:             

  • Leaving Los Angeles
  • Litmus Test
  • Lactose Intolerant


Disc Three:          


Bonus Disc


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THE L WORD: THE COMPLETE SERIES

Street Date: November 22, 2011

Pricing: $144.99 US / CAN

Catalog #: 083154

Runtime: Approximately 55 Hrs., 16 Min.

U.S. Rating: NR

CAN Rating: 18A

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