Warner Bros. has announced the details for the upcoming release of the last season of One Tree Hill on DVD. The three disc set will be released on April 10th and will include all 13 episodes from season nine, numerous featurettes, a gag reel, commentary, and unaired scenes.
The CW hasn’t announced the air date of the series finale — titled simply “One Tree Hill” — but it looks like it will air on April 5th, If so, fans will have to wait less than a week to pick up the complete season on DVD.
Here’s the press release about One Tree Hill: The Complete Ninth Season:
THE FINAL SEASON OF THE COMPELLING DRAMA SERIES ONE TREE HILL IS AVAILABLE ON DVD WITH ULTRAVIOLET DIGITAL COPY FROM WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT GROUP
APRIL 10, 2012
Three-Disc DVD Set Includes All 13 Episodes from the Series’ Ninth Season
DVD Features Over Two Hours of Extra Content, Including Five All-New Featurettes, A Full-Length Audio Commentary, Unaired Scenes and a Gag Reel
BURBANK, CA (January 30, 2012) – Fans of One Tree Hill will have a chance to wrap up nine years of excitement, romance, drama and laughter when Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group releases the show’s ninth and final season on DVD April 10, 2012. Titled One Tree Hill: The Complete Ninth and Final Season, this collection will feature all 13 episodes from Season Nine, plus over two hours of never-before-seen bonus material. One Tree Hill: The Complete Ninth and Final Season will retail for $39.98 SRP.
The final season of One Tree Hill welcomes new hopes, challenges and dangers. Now parents of twin boys, Brooke and Julian are excited for the future. But while Brooke works on rekindling an old relationship, will Julian be able to juggle the demands of fatherhood as well as a new business venture? Though Clay and Quinn came through their past struggles stronger than ever, a different kind of demon now threatens their relationship. On “Mouth and Millie in the Morning,” our favorite talk show hosts are excited to report Tree Hill’s latest, only this time there is an elephant in the room. And after welcoming baby Lydia, will Nathan and Haley be able to keep their family intact when they are faced with their greatest threat yet, especially when Dan Scott returns? Here we go again, into the challenges that come with the quest for happiness, in a place called Tree Hill.
“Though it’s sad to see the highly popular One Tree Hill come to a close, we’re pleased to offer the show’s final season to consumers. Now fans can own the entire series from start to finish,” said Rosemary Markson, WHV Vice President, TV and Special Interest Marketing. She added, “For nine seasons, One Tree Hill has managed to remain a successful and popular franchise thanks to its loyal and devoted fan base. It’s a series that surely will be missed.”
“We’re excited to be able to share the final season and never-before-seen bonus material with our incredibly loyal fans,” said One Tree Hill creator/executive producer Mark Schwahn. “Knowing this was to be our last year, we made sure to document it, which made for some excellent behind-the-scenes footage that we’ve included here, along with our last, explosive, emotional season of One Tree Hill.”
One Tree Hill: The Complete Ninth and Final Season will include an UltraViolet Digital Copy, which allows consumers to download and stream via Wi-Fi all 13 episodes to their computers and compatible iOS and Android devices.*
One Tree Hill originally premiered September 23, 2003 on The WB and has continued to be a successful and popular franchise. Through nine seasons, the show has been nominated for a number of Teen Choice Awards and has spawned books, soundtracks, a clothing line and more.
One Tree Hill stars James Lafferty (Once and Again), Bethany Joy Galeotti (Bring It on Again), Sophia Bush (The Hitcher), Austin Nichols (The Informers), Robert Buckley (Lipstick Jungle), Shantel VanSanten (The Final Destination), Jackson Brundage (Las Vegas), Lee Norris (Boy Meets World), Lisa Goldstein (Who Do You Love), Stephen Colletti (Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County), Tyler Hilton (Walk the Line) and Paul Johansson (Alpha Dog). Created by Mark Schwahn (Coach Carter, The Perfect Score), One Tree Hill is from Mastermind Laboratories, Tollin/Robbins Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television. Season Nine was executive produced by Schwahn, Mike Tollin, Brian Robbins and Joe Davola (all three: Smallville, The Bronx Is Burning), and Greg Prange (Dawson’s Creek).
*One Tree Hill UltraViolet Digital Copy is a limited time offer. Restrictions and limitations apply. Does not include iTunes Digital Copy file. Go to ultraviolet.flixster.com/info for details.
DVD Special Features Include:
– An Evening With One Tree Hill
– The Story of One Tree Hill
– The Music of One Tree Hill
– The Fans of One Tree Hill
– Crew Cameras with Sophia
Full-Length Audio Commentary on the first episode by creator and executive producer Mark Schwahn and key cast members
13 ONE-HOUR EPISODES:
Know This, We’ve Noticed
In The Room Where You Sleep
Love The Way You Lie
Don’t You Want to Share The Guilt?
The Killing Moon
Catastrophe and The Cure
Last Known Surroundings
A Rush of Blood to the Head
Every Breath Is a Bomb
Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will
Anyone Who Had A Heart
One Tree Hill
About Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group
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What do you think? Will you be picking up the last season of One Tree Hill on DVD? Are there any special features that you really want to see?
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