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Sonja

I'm going to take a wait and see attitude on this. Paramount released Season 1 of Soul Food the series in June of 2003, and since then NOTHING. I've written letter, emailed, called, even started a petition to get season 2 of the series released. So I'm about to mail another letter them to request that Soul Food be considered. I think it's silly to release a show, and then keep fans waiting for such a long period of time. The show has a cliff hanger I've been wanting to see how it was resolved, and not having Showtime to see the show has limited me even more. It's been frustrating!!!!

Eric

I think the bottom line might come down to the profit of whatever TV series is getting released. If "Soul Food" didn't sell many units, the company releasing them may not be so rushed to get the 2nd Season out as quickly. Now that old TV series' are becoming tops in sales, it's easy to think that EVERYTHING will be trotted out of the vaults. The success of boxed sets like "South Park", "The Sopranos" or "The Shield" (for instance) ensures their remaining seasons get released because they're going to turn a profit. Not all will do that... Heck, even shows like "ER" and the original "Law & Order" really haven't gotten out of the gates yet...and they're one of the most watched TV shows of the past decade. So it's just a matter of time. :) Then again...companies like making us sweat. Heheh.

Tom

"The Beverly Hillbillies," vs "Beverly Hills 90210."
I wonder which will be more popular.

The studio is set to unleash "The Beverly Hillbillies," and "Beverly Hills 90210".

Tom

"The Beverly Hillbillies," vs "Beverly Hills 90210."
I wonder which will be more popular.

The studio is set to unleash "The Beverly Hillbillies," and "Beverly Hills 90210".

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shawn

where is soul food 2nd series at?

Mrs. Mason

Waiting for remaining Soul Food Seasons......Please tell me when I will be able to purchase season 2.

Kenneth Tookes II

I was wondering if you guys can speed up the release of "Soul Food" seasons 2-5 because that one of the best drama series on TV period. Other shows like Friends & The O.C. are released quicklier. Also, is there a way you can release "Moesha" starring Brandy on DVD because I know people are there in the world would buy that up. It's a classic show that stood out of it predecessors.

Deb

I share the frustation w/Paramount. And I'll never subscribe to Showtime again because they reneged on their promise to put all of the seasons of Soul Food on demand before sending it to BET.

I've been told by a "Vice President" at Paramount that there are two schools of thought at Paramount re. release of SF - one side wants to forget about it; the other wants it marketed better and more reasonably priced. He said Season 2 "may" come out at the end of the year but there's no guarantee and the solution may be pressure from an outside source, i.e., the Media, because obviously our pleas aren't enough.

Sonja

Soul Food not selling many Units IMHO is BS. Even when it first came out you could NOT find it in stores. Not to mention it was priced pretty high (well that's the complaint I kept hearing from folks) and some people thought paying $80 was a lot of money. Me personally I paid for it and thought it was worth the price I paid.

Soul Food is not the type of show that would have sold like Sex In the City or The Sopranos, or even Friends. The show was mainly watched by a black audience, and I know plenty of black people (including myself) that did purchase the show. I have a petition up to have this show released and there is another petition with over 2,000 signatures on it with people BEGGING for this show to be released.

I've sent a few letters to Paramount. But if what Deb stated is true, then guess we need to figure out a way to get some media attention on this!!! I want the rest of Soul Food!!!!

Takeisha

I have been told that paramount doesn't plan to release Soul food at all. I think this is crazy, this series is loved by so many people. I think the media should be involved, maybe this will make paramount sweat a liitle, If Soul Food were released I would purchase all seasons 2-5 without any hesitations. I should hope that paramount will do the right thing and release Soul Food.

d

WE WANT 90210

Varon Green

I wish you guys would hurry in put Charmed Season 2 on DVD quicker and Moesha too those are 2 phenomenal shows!!

Chris Perry

Tell me about it. Those of us waiting for Season 2 of Twin Peaks can just forget it. Not profitable enough, and I believe Twin Peaks is also stuck in some sort of litigation or brou-ha-ha about licensing rights. I know the feeling!

Sonja

D - I know 90210 has been having some issues with their release, but I thought I had read something saying it would be out later in 2005 or early 2006.

Varon Green - Charmed Season 2 is coming out in August or September. I know it was originally supposed to come out in May, but it was moved. Something about the Masters not being ready in time for the May release.

Chris Perry - Twin Peaks is expected to be released later in the year according to some info I read. Quarter 4 is the expected release so you are looking at September to December of 2005

Takeisha - I keep hearing that rumor also, BUT I'M NOT GIVING UP!!! I'm toying with writing magazines (Essence, Ebony, etc.) There has to be a way to bring some serious attention to this. If I had known the others seasons would NOT be released, I probably would not have purchased season 1. I'm not pleased at all.

Deb

Sonja, I believe that is an excellent idea. Also, maybe writing one of these columns that answer questions about TV, like the one in TV Guide, might help. I'm going to try it and see if they'll answer.

Kenya

I agree with the previous comments concerning Soul Food. I do not have cable and last week after searching for a while I found it for under $30. I received it throught the mail on Thursday and by late Sunday afternoon I had watched the entire season. I then did a search on the computer for season 2 to find that it had yet to be released. After running for five years and being highly successful I don't see why there is such a hold up. I am eagerly awaiting the release of seasons 2-5 so that I can see whatever happened to the Joseph Clan. If seasons 2-5 became available today I would purchase the four of them.

Takeisha

Sonja- I'm also not giving up. I have been calling, writing letters, and sending emails. I will not be satisfied until I have the complete series. I am also disappointed with paramount and showtime, because they both have failed to satisfy the consumer. Soulfood has made me laugh and cry but most of all it made me happy. If we keep trying "HOPEFULLY" paramount will come to their senses.

Sonja

DEB- I don't have a PC at home or trust me I would be on blackplanet, and other sites organizing major letter writing campaigns to paramount and letting folks know about the two peititons out there. I did not have SHO either and when I first joined Netflix a year ago, Soul Food Season 1 was the first thing I rented. I thought I would only watch an episode a night, I ended up staying up until midnight trying to watch each DVD!!! I fell in love with the show, and bought my set from deepdiscountdvd.com for about $60 bucks. The price has dropped, but it was worth the money to me.

Sonja

Whoops the not having SHO was supposed to be for Kenya. :-)

Takeisha - I feel like you did. I know from hearing people discuss the show what happened, but I want to see for myself. I will be writing another letter to showtime!! I want my SOUL FOOD SERIES 2-5 ON DVD!!! I get really angry seeing the other shows being released within 6 months of each other. It's just not right to leave people hanging like that. :(

Marie

Just finished (5/3/05) watching all of Soul Food - Season 1. Great show, great cliffhanger (PARAMOUNT ARE YOU LISTENING). Season 2 please! Thank you. :)

T. Davis

I basically agree with the previous comments. I was able to see the first two seasons and not being able to see the rest or just being able to buy them to collect hurts. "Soul Food" was a show that I put everything else aside when it came on just to watch and not miss anything. If it means anythings, I beg you to release it or maybe have a website that we can order from. Thank You

C. Byrd

What is the problem? Can we please see the rest of Soulfood? I missed all of season 2 on Showtime because I did not have Showtime. I purchased season 1 on DVD and now I have no idea what happens next. This is ridiculous. Please release Soulfood, all of Soulfood, on DVD. Thank-you

MELANIE WEEKLY

Soul Food seasons 2-5 needs to be released on DVD....
If was no delay in releasing "FRIENDS"


Mel.

Mel

Most we fight for everything... Please just release all the Soul Food series

Nene

man look moesha iss one of my favorite show's and now that the shows off i wanna buy all the seasons on dvd to have a collection cuz that show ill watch all day..The same with upn's show the parker plz realease that show thats my favorite show of all time and i mean it i love that show to death well if u can e-mail me plz and let me know whats up wit those dvd's i hope you make an acception

Soul food season 2 is coming to DVD. I just read about it at tv.com Soul Food forum.

Tiffany

Well I hope that they really are going to release season 2-5, because it each episode for me was a head turning . I enjoyed having girls night watching soul food with anticipation of what was to come. Please release the next 4 season.

Marie

Thanks for the info Nene about season 2 coming soon on DVD. Whew!

FBrown

Please Release season 2-5 Soul Food Series that was the greatest Black Series that you ever made for African Americans I brought season 1 now I want to buy 2-5 You have made us wait long enough. Give us our Soul Food series 2-5 Enough putting us off we want our SOUL FOOD.
FB

Lisa Sutton

I was wondering if you could put Moesha out on dvd . All I think there are 6 seasons. It is an excellent show. Most tv now is reality shows . I already collect several other tv series . And would really like Moesha. I never even had the chance to see all the episodes . So I would really enjoy that.
If you could email me I would appreciate it
thanks Lisa

LINDY nlson

When will episode 21 - 25 of soulfood be put on dvd. The movie is excellent, you cannot just stop it just like that we want more, te show is one of the best dvd i have watched in a very very long time.

jesus perez

would you please please put moesha and thea on dvd i am a huge brandy norwood fan and want to collect all her things besides moesha was an awesome show!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

jesus perez

would you please please put moesha and thea on dvd i am a huge brandy norwood fan and want to collect all her things besides moesha was an awesome show!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

jessie

I have soulfood season one on dvd and I would like to purchase the other seasons as well. It's only been about a month since "A different World season 1 was released and I'm already getting mad.I want the others bad. A different world is my favorite show of all time.It actually had a plot and dealt with issues facing the african american youth in the 20th century and showed what is was like on college campus and how fun college could be and that you could further your education and make something of yourself.When this show was on, more african american youth's wanted to not only stay in school but go to college!They better release the other seasons!
Also "Girlfriends"! It's like the black sex and the city! Women can relate,men learn a lot about women.It's a really great show.It's not on dvd yet, but the first season of "Desperate Housewives season one" is already out and on season 2 right now on tv.I love girlfriends.It's a quality black show that shows we do more than act stupid.I hate to see my people on tv acting stupid.This is the best show out right now.Put "Girlfriends" on dvd!!!

amoesiwa

What's the hold up to releasing SOUL FOOD seasons 2-5? How about in 'limited' quatities as there are a few of us willing to pay anything for it?

Can't be that hard. Everthing else is on DVD for Pete's sake!

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