Gilligan's Island The Complete Series DVD Special Features
Actors: Bob Denver,Alan Hale Jr.
Boxed Set: Yes
Number of discs: 9
Region: Region Free
Weight: 1 kg
Format: Support both NTSC & PAL
Rated: NR (Not Rated)
DVD Release Date: 2017
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Gilligan's Island The Complete Series DVD Overview
The show's second and third seasons (62 episodes) and the three television movie sequels were filmed in color.The show received solid ratings during its original run, then grew in popularity during decades of syndication, especially in the 1970s and 1980s when many markets ran the show in the late afternoon after school. Today,Gilligan's Island The Complete Series DVD the title character of Gilligan is widely recognized as an American cultural icon.The island was close enough to Hawaii to clearly pick up Hawaiian AM radio transmissions on a portable receiver. The location given in the series varies.In the first season episode "'X' Marks the Spot", the radio warns that the Air Force will test launch an armed missile to strike a location near 140° latitude, 10° longitude (note: this is an impossible location -- latitude goes only up to 90°,Gilligan's Island The Complete Series which is at the poles) The Skipper calculates this as their island's location, based on their starting point when the storm hit before they "... drifted for that three days ... with the prevailing western current ...", meaning the deadly missile will hit the island.