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Heroes: Season 1 - Part 2 [DVD]

Jack Coleman , Hayden Panettiere , Adam Kane , Allan Arkush    Suitable for 15 years and over   DVD
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)
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  • Actors: Jack Coleman, Hayden Panettiere, Milo Ventimiglia, Masi Oka, Greg Grunberg
  • Directors: Adam Kane, Allan Arkush, Greg Beeman, Jeannot Szwarc, John Badham
  • Format: PAL
  • Subtitles For The Hearing Impaired: English
  • Region: Region 2 (This DVD may not be viewable outside Europe. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9 - 1.78:1
  • Number of discs: 3
  • Classification: 15
  • Studio: Universal Pictures Video
  • DVD Release Date: 10 Dec 2007
  • Run Time: 720 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B000RGSOWS
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 52,588 in DVD & Blu-ray (See Top 100 in DVD & Blu-ray)

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It’s hard to remember a science fiction series that has hit so big so quickly. Yet by the end of the first series of Heroes, it feels--for all the right reasons--that the show’s been around for longer than it has, such is the huge amount of success it’s enjoyed.

The setup is simple, yet undeniably intriguing. It essentially tells the stories of a series of people who discover they have legitimate, differing superhero powers. On top of that, these people then gradually appreciate that these powers are needed for reasons that soon become apparent, and the story of Heroes builds up from there.

Heavily influenced by comics both in its structure and story, Heroes sustains interest through a number of story arcs of different magnitudes, skilfully weaving them throughout the 23 episodes that make up the season. It’s contained enough to keep you interested, yet offers enough threads to make several more seasons a very appealing prospect.

Heroes, though, really gels because the basics are right. It’s plotted intelligently, written and directed with real nerve and talent, and has a cast who you can’t help but get emotionally involved with. It’s also, for the overwhelming majority of its episodes, utterly compelling televisions. Ironically, its few miss-steps of any note come right at the back end, by which time you really would forgive it pretty much anything.

Heroes is rightly being heralded as a sci-fi classic in the making. Yet even if subsequent seasons don’t fully do justice to those words--and at the time of writing, season two is still some way from debuting--this boxset will serve as a glowing testament to just how good television can be when it’s just done right. Quite brilliant. --Jon Foster

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Heroes: Season 1 - Part 2 [DVD]


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4.6 out of 5 stars
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Part two of best show of recent years 19 Feb 2008
By T. R. Alexander TOP 1000 REVIEWER VINE VOICE
Format:DVD
Heroes has been the best series too be shown on TV in years and this second part of the first season contains the final twelve episodes. The first half of the season was extremely good and if anything the episodes presented here are even better. This does have something to do with the brilliant writing and the involving plot as well as the performances by most of the regular cast members.

Despite the more than adequate performances from the cast, this half of Heroes is comprehensively stolen by the various guest stars that crop up now and again. Of particular interest are George Takei, Christopher Eccleston and Malcolm McDowell all of whom are great actors and all of whom steal the show whenever they are on screen.

On the down side the show does still suffer from an overabundance of slow moments that could annoy some people, the CGI is slightly off in places and Peter Petrelli is still more of an annoyance than anything (although I did enjoy the scene where Eccleston was beating him with a stick). Despite this Heroes remains the best TV show to have been made in recent years and I would say that it is up there with the best TV shows ever produced.
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11 of 13 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars More than just sci-fi 14 Sep 2007
Format:DVD
Heroes sees a group of ordinary people deal with extraordinary abilities. Although to the casual observer this may seem like another sci-fi, heroes is much more of a drama with sci-fi elements involved. Each episode, which acts like chapters in a book, are very character driven rather pieces, relying on the characters and there struggles to drive the story rather than relying heavily on SFX. However that's not to say that the show dose not have eye catching SFX to portray the characters abilities. Extremely good writing, goes hand in hand with the extremely good acting. Heroes is the most cleaver TV show available right now. However your better off waiting for the full season box set.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Gripping and Intelligent 6 Jun 2014
Format:DVD|Verified Purchase
I loved Heroes when it was weekly on BBC, but seeing the whole story arc in the box set makes you realise just how absorbing the characters are and how carefully plotted the whole thing is from the beginning. And thankfully, here's one TV series exploring what "human is" that manages to do it with a bit of humour too. And Sylar is just the best villain ever.
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5.0 out of 5 stars very watchable 30 Sep 2013
Format:DVD|Verified Purchase
we actually had the whole first season but lost the last part before we'd seen it- and it was so important we watched the end I had to buy this part 2 again (the original did of course turn up under the sofa eventually)
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5.0 out of 5 stars Best value yet! 31 Dec 2012
By K
Format:DVD|Verified Purchase
We enjoyed season one part one despite some gory detail. The plot was clever and imaginative. We decided to buy part 2. We got it for 1p and it did not dissapoint. It look longer to arrive than expected but it did arrive. Postage of course cost more but we are having hours of entertainment for less than the price of a small cinema popcorn. Thanks very much!
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4.0 out of 5 stars Best series 3 Mar 2012
Format:DVD
Love Heroes and was addicted to the series this product was exactly what i need to continue the addiction :)
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4.0 out of 5 stars get stuck in 29 Nov 2011
By geekboy
Format:DVD
To be honest i went out on limb with heroes season unfortunatly i missed it when it was aired on the bbc, unfortunatly the season has had mixed reviews on amazon and play. howver the story really opens up after the first 2 or three episodes which can seem a little slow and even confusing. Thankfully the show blossoms into a very well written and acted piece of work it isnt predictable which makes a pleasnt change from most sci fi tv series. Its well worth buying particularly from zoverstock as i got both halfs of season one including postage for a couple of quid.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars ok
the item was delivered on time, and its conditions as described, no issues at all, no problems as usual. ok.
Published on 17 Sep 2011 by fb
5.0 out of 5 stars Really good show worth getting into
Since moving away from my parents I don't watch much television but found this DVD and am really glad I did. Read more
Published on 6 Jan 2010 by S. Gerrard
5.0 out of 5 stars I'm hooked !
Love the characters and the suspense, though the story line is getting a bit repetitive. But i'm hooked anyway.
Published on 18 July 2009 by Mme Catrena Blanco
5.0 out of 5 stars Heroes.
If you have just seen series 3 but missed series 1. Then get this and part 1 of season 1. I'd heard about Heroes and it sounded like hype. Read more
Published on 12 May 2009 by Mr. G. P. Barnett
5.0 out of 5 stars Great series
Series one of heroes was pretty amazing and a must see. The storyline can at times get a little confusing but rest assured that all loose ends are tied up by the end and you do... Read more
Published on 21 Mar 2009 by T. J. Corrigan
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent viewing
This is excellent I can recommend you buy this, I've followed Heroes from the beginning and the quality is always there. Unmissable.
Published on 22 Jan 2009 by Amazon Customer
2.0 out of 5 stars evolution
5 STARS FOR THE SERIES but a shame that it comes in 2 parts and that we have to pay extra to see it in the uk but i would say its worth that little bit extra as it is one of the... Read more
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