Vudu adds TV shows to its rental catalog, but only some are in HD and it’s currently only offering a small subset of them in anything other than standard definition.There’s an odd situation where some things are a decent value (season one of The Walking Dead is $26.99 on Blu-ray at Amazon, $15.99 on iTunes in HD, and $16.99 on Vudu HDX) and others are not (season six of Weeds is $27.99 on Vudu HDX, $23.99 on Blu-ray at Amazon and $38.87 on iTunes)……….
VUDU is pleased to announce the arrival of something new to watch.Now, you’ll be able to check out hits like GLEE, MODERN FAMILY and NURSE JACKIE plus catch up on fan favorites like WEEDS and BONES. VUDU also got every episode to date of GOSSIP GIRL – if you’ve missed an episode just check VUDU.With many network and cable TV shows to choose from, there’s something everyone can enjoy!From 20th Century Fox and ABC comes the Emmy(R) and Golden Globe(R) winning series, MODERN FAMILY! Today’s American families come in all shapes and sizes. Just ask these three families. One is a traditional family with a working dad, homemaker mom and their two kids; one is a gay couple who have just adopted an Asian baby and the third is an older man married to a much younger Latina woman. Shot from the perspective of an unseen documentary filmmaker, this comedy takes a modern look at the complications that come with being a family in 2009. MODERN FAMILY stars Ed O’Neill, Sofia Vergara, Julie Bowen, Ty Burrell, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Eric Stonestreet.
From 20th Century Fox and FOX comes the Emmy(R) and Golden Globe(R) winning series, GLEE! GLEE is an uplifting musical comedy series with biting humor that features a soundtrack of hit music from past to present! The show follows an optimistic high school teacher as he tries to refuel his own passion while reinventing the high school’s glee club and challenging a group of outcasts to realize their star potential. GLEE stars Matthew Morrison, Lea Michele, Cory Monteith, Chris Colfer, Jane Lynch and many more.From Lionsgate and Showtime comes the Emmy(R) and Golden Globe(R) winning series, WEEDS! WEEDS stars Mary-Louise Parker as suburban housewife Nancy Botwin, whose comfy, affluent existence was shattered by the unexpected death of her husband. With no other readily available source of income, Nancy decided to service an ever-growing consumer demand by selling marijuana to other white-bread suburbanites. All the while keeping her activities a secret. WEEDS also stars Elizabeth Perkins, Justin Kirk, Romany Malco and Kevin Nealon.
From Anchor Bay Entertainment and AMC comes the critically acclaimed series, THE WALKING DEAD. When the world is ravaged by a zombie apocalypse, police officer Rick Grimes and a small group of others must face a terrifying new reality. Can they survive ‘the dead’ and each other? THE WALKING DEAD is a survival adventure series from the director of The Shawshank Redemption and the producer of The Terminator. THE WALKING DEADstars Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies, Laurie Holden, Jeffrey DeMunn, and many more.VUDUoptimized their interface to make sure you’re able to find what you’re looking for fast, with the following great features:
- Season Purchase – Why buy each episode one at a time? Purchase your favorite season, and, as each new episode becomes available, it will automatically show up for you to watch as soon as it becomes available.
- TV Networks Homepage – VUDU made it easy to find all their TV content by putting it in one place! Go to Collections and then pick ‘TV Networks’. Click into each network or studio displayed to see all the great TV content we have to offer.
Over the coming weeks and months,VUDU TV offerings will continue to grow. New TV shows will be added frequently, so keep coming back to see what’s new. With hundreds of hours of TV shows available, you’ll never want to leave the couch.