It’s been released a few times over the years, but since new audiences are always discovering THE MUNSTERS, it’s no wonder that Universal Studios Home Entertainment has dusted off the cobwebs (or put them back on) for a fresh release on DVD. THE MUNSTERS: The Complete Series is a 12-disc set that preserves the undead antics of Herman, Lily, Eddie, Grandpa and Marilyn as a 1960s family that was ahead of their time.
While the original series ran for just two seasons, those seasons were much longer than we’re used to in this modern era of binge-watching – with 70 episodes produced. In the years that followed, THE MUNSTERS continued gaining popularity in syndication, reaching kids like myself (in the 80s) and spawning feature-length movies, a syndicated sequel series (which lasted longer than the original), toys, and a few potential reboots.
And lest we forget that if not for THE MUNSTERS, FALL OUT BOY’s “Uma Thurman” would have a very different sound…
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