You heard it here first, probably, a complete DVD
box-set of Department S is
released in Australia in October 2003.
35th Anniversary Special Edition - 7 Disc Set!
Date - October 20 2003
Entertainment presents the entire 28 episode series
of DEPARTMENT S, digitally remastered, complete &
uncut for the first time with additional special features,
this is the definitive 35th Anniversary edition of
a unique Cult TV classic.
Jam-packed with Special Features:
Exclusive Audio Commentaries With Peter Wyngarde
Inserted Booklet Reprint Of Original Itc Publicity
Rare Production Photographs
Original Itc Publicity
Music & Effects Audio Tracks
More To Be Confirmed...
Inexplicable . . . Illogical . . . No Solution.
a case proves too difficult for the worlds most respected
crime agencies: FBI, SURETE, CID - they turn to the
team of DEPARTMENT S. Two men, one woman - 3 extraordinary
agents. The orthodox is not for this department of
King (Peter Wyngarde): an eccentric novelist, a best
selling writer of crime thrillers with a vivid imagination
& flamboyant personality tewart Sullivan (Joel
Fabiani): a determined man of action, who utilizes
is brain as well as his fists nnabelle Hurst (Rosemary
Nicols): a beautiful but meticulous computer expert
with an eye for detail.
with their own distinct method of approaching an unsolvable
& bizarre crime, the team of DEPARTMENT S proves
that the most illogical of situation has a logical
in 1968 by ITC (The Prisoner, The Saint), DEPARTMENT
S was a departure from most other mystery programs.
With its intriguing adventure & off beat stories,
the series was a forerunner to contemporary programs
like The X Files & Jonathan Creek which take the
premise of an illogical occurrence, proceed to dissect
each case, leading to a fascinating & rational
conclusion. The series made an international star
of its leading man (Peter Wyngarde), voted by Australian
women in 1971 as the world's sexiest man, leading
him to his own spin off series - JASON KING.
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