(September 26, 2007 - Burbank, CA) – Dr. Green and Dr. Benton hang up their white coats and some new hopefuls join Trauma One for an action packed and heart pounding season when Warner Home Video releases “ER: The Complete Eighth Season” DVD on January 22, 2008 for $49.98. Originally airing in 2001 & 2002, the eighth season of the riveting medical drama is packed with excitement, suspense, joy and grief. Order due date is December 18, 2007. Created by best-selling author Michael Crichton, the award winning series is drama at its best every Thursday night. “ER: The Complete Eighth Season” welcomes two new faces to Trauma One, Army Reservist Michael Gallant (Sharif Atkins) and the brash Gregory Pratt (Mekhi Phifer). As the new doctors become acquainted with County General, the veteran staff begins to contemplate their futures. Dr. Benton weighs career and family, Dr. Chen defies his demotion and Dr. Greene fights what could be his last battle with cancer. As the tight group struggles with the loss of one of their own, one doctor steps up to the plate, Dr. Carter. Dr. Carter’s long time experience at County General helps him bring everyone together during the heart wrenching ordeal and allows the team to grieve while still keeping the ER in check. “'ER: The Complete Eighth Season' says goodbye to two beloved characters, Dr. Greene and Dr. Benton in 22 emotionally gripping episodes,” said Rosemary Markson, WHV Vice President, TV and Special Interest Marketing. “WHV is delighted to be releasing this pivotal season of the action packed show for the devoted 'ER' fans.” DVD Special Features Include: • Outpatient Outtakes: Unaired Scenes • Gag Reel With operations in 90 international territories Warner Home Video, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, commands the largest distribution infrastructure in the global video marketplace. Warner Home Video's film library is the largest of any studio, offering top quality new and vintage titles from the repertoires of Warner Bros. Pictures, Turner Entertainment, Castle Rock Entertainment, HBO Home Video and New Line Home Entertainment.
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