Well it’s about time! After weeks of slaving our way through the Region 1 boxed set for Stargate SG-1: The Complete Series on DVD, Monday June 15 marks GateWorld’s final set of screen grabs for all of its exclusive special features. And it’s a whopper — nine albums of nearly 2,500 new images.
Let’s skip the preamble this week and go straight for the rundown of what is included in this latest batch!
Beyond the Gate: Michael Shanks Convention Experience (411 images) – Chronicles the adventures of Michael Shanks during the 2004 Creation Chicago Stargate convention, as well as a separate, candid interview with Michael regarding the convention phenomenon and its attendees.
Beyond the Gate: Amanda Tapping Convention Experience (334 images) – Two birds with but one stone! Amanda Tapping’s visit to the 2004 Creation Chicago con is also covered in this set, and features an interview with Amanda discussing conventions.
Gateway to Adventure: Season Five Featurette (89 images) -This Season Five promotional includes a narration by Amanda Tapping along with brief interviews with Brad Wright, Joseph Mallozzi, Paul Mullie, Peter DeLuise and Martin Wood.
Journey Inside Lost City (474 images) – Broken into three segments, this featurette includes footage with Director Martin Wood, Art Director James Robbins, DOP Jim Menard, Stunt Coordinator Dan Shea and his stuntmen, as well as a post-production look at Rainmaker Digital, hosted by Digital Effects Supervisor Bruce Woloshyn. Includes a breakdown of Corin Nemec and a super soldier’s “puddle passes” for Season Seven’s “Fallout” and “Evolution, Part 2,” respectively.
Last Day of Teal’c (390 images) – Christopher Judge’s [not so] last day as Teal’c on the set of “Moebius” features extensive footage with the comedic actor behind Teal’c, Makeup artist Jan Newman, 3rd Assistant Directors Steve Catlin and Lynda Mills, and actors Michael Shanks and Peter Williams.
Richard Dean Anderson: My Life as a Mime (52 images) – RDA briefly summarizes his escapade as the “worst mime in history” in this quirky sketch.
Video Diary: Richard Dean Anderson (276 images) – Missing from the Region 1 Season Six boxed set, RDA shows us around on location for the shooting of “Paradise Lost.” Includes footage with actor Tom McBeath, Director William Gereghty and the crew during O’Neill’s final confrontation with Maybourne, as well as a lighthearted moment inside Rick’s trailer.
Video Diary: Don S. Davis (155 images) -The late and great Don Davis introduces us to his pals on set during the production of Season Five.
Thanks for sticking with us through the past through weeks as we worked our way through the four bonus discs in the Complete Series set. Now on to the “Stargate” Ultimate edition DVD set, and then 10 seasons of SG-1!