We’re just now getting a press release alerting us to the fact that the In Search of… television series has been collected in its entirety and released on DVD Visual Entertainment, Inc.
Hosted by the iconic, Emmy Award-winning Leonard Nimoy, this popular, documentary television series (1976-1982) traversed the globe with a team of researchers, scientists and highly skilled technicians to conduct in-depth investigations of a wide variety of mysteries and to explore the unexplained.
So popular, it spawned six books, In Search of … took a fresh look at such controversial and mystifying topics as the paranormal; witchcraft, notorious murders; infamous cults; conspiracy theories; missing persons, cities and ships; naturally occurring phenomena; scientific breakthroughs; age-old myths; the lore surrounding historical events and figures; and the downright peculiar.
From the rumored existence of Nazi plunder to the real-life inspiration for Sherlock Holmes to tracking the Loch Ness monster to reincarnation to UFO cover ups (and much more!), it’s an entertaining romp that no sci-fi fan, mystery enthusiast, scientific devotee or history buff will want to miss!
The set includes 152 episodes on 21 discs (approx. 63+ hours), two Rod Serling-hosted specials, which aired prior to the start of the Nimoy-hosted series; and the re-launched 2002 series (eight hour-long episodes) hosted by Mitch Pileggi (The X-Files).
In Search of … The Complete Series is presented in full screen (aspect ratio: 4×3) and stereo.