Great news for fans of 80s soap dramas, Falcon Crest: The Complete First Season on DVD is FINALLY available on DVD. I am not sure what the hold up was, but I am glad to finally see this high water mark in 1980s television finally made available. According to the DVD:
Uncork the complete first season of Falcon Crest, the popular, long-running series centered on the rich vineyards and richer people of Northern California’s wine country. Academy Award® winner Jane Wyman stars as winery matriarch Angela Channing, who will let nothing – family, honor, the law – stand between her and power. Co-stars include Robert Foxworth as Chase Gioberti, Angela’s upstanding nephew and rival, and Lorenzo Lamas as Lance Cumson, Angela’s scheming, playboy grandson. Meet the characters… indulge in the lifestyle…savor the first of nine seasons of vintage television melodrama
This 4-disc set includes all 18 hour-long episodes from the first broadcast season. The are all, as originally broadcast, full-screen video. The set contains no additional features, nor does it contain the original pilot, but we have 8 more seasons to get to that.