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Being Human: Season 2 (2011)

Sam Huntington , Sam Witwer , n , a  |  NR |  DVD
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (309 customer reviews)

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  • Actors: Sam Huntington, Sam Witwer
  • Directors: n, a
  • Format: Box set, Color, Dolby, NTSC, Subtitled, Widescreen
  • Language: English
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.77:1
  • Number of discs: 4
  • Rated: NR (Not Rated)
  • Studio: Entertainment One
  • DVD Release Date: January 1, 2013
  • Run Time: 572 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (309 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B009T3AGK8
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #13,268 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

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Leading everyday lives is harder than it looks for three twenty-something supernatural roommates vampire Aidan (Sam Witwer),ghost Sally (Meaghan Rath) and werewolf Josh(Sam Huntington). Together, they share the creature comforts of a Boston brownstone while struggling to resist the temptations of their true natures and keep their secrets hidden from the outside world. Bonus Features: Season 2 Making-of Featurette, Behind-the-Scenes Interview, Being Human at San Diego Comic-Con 2012.

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30 of 33 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars AMERICAN BUYERS: BEWARE! Compatibility issues! June 22, 2010
Format:Blu-ray
American buyers should be aware that this BluRay title is encoded at a 50hz refresh rate, which is INCOMPATIBLE with most American BluRay players and TV sets (yes, the PS3 is one of the players these won't work on).

You have to have one of the following two setups to play this (or any other) 1080/50hz disc:

1. a player that can output 50hz discs at their native 50hz rate, PLUS a TV that can accept a 50hz 1080i input signal
2. a player that can convert the 50hz refresh to the 60hz standard preferred by American sets. This is similar to a PAL-to-NTSC standards conversion

VERY FEW American players/HDTVs can cope with 50hz discs. The Oppo players (BDP-80 and BDP-83) are among the few that can both output 50hz native AND convert it to 60hz, depending on your needs.

MOST British television shows these days are shot in 1080/50hz, because the Eurpoean HDTV standard is still on the same 50hz refresh rate that the old PAL standard was on. Many (but not all) British BluRays are encoded at that same 50hz rate to keep the signal pure/as intended, although some are converted to 60hz to appeal to the import/export market, so it's always best to do your research on these things!

UPDATE! UPDATE! UPDATE! There will be a Region-A (American-compatible) release of this happening September 21st, so if you can wait a couple months, those of you without the 50hz technology will be able to finally see the episodes without possibly importing the British set which likely won't work on your equipment.
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25 of 27 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars We all lead long and appalling lives August 2, 2010
Format:DVD
Life -- and occasionally undeath -- just keep getting more complicated for the three supernatural roommates of "Being Human." The second season is a much darker affair than the one before it, and while there are occasional patches of lighthearted fun ("Clowns... so many... clowns!"), the real focus here is on the dangers both to AND from the supernatural world.

About a month after Herrick's death, things have gotten complex for everybody. Annie has decided to get a job at the local pub, leading her to meet a man who is being manipulated by the spirits of the dead. George's strained relationship with Nina takes a new turn when it's discovered that he accidentally infected her. And with Herrick gone, Mitchell is struggling to keep the vampires from being discovered -- and may have to do some morally repulsive things to succeed.

Along the way, they have to deal with Annie's matchmaking efforts, vampire attacks, Mitchell's mentor falling off the wagon, George's efforts to quell his lycanthropy (and how THAT backfires), a senseless psychic, and Mitchell falling for a pretty doctor.

Unfortunately, the little gang has become an object of interest to the mysterious Kemp and his organization, who are determined to wipe out the supernatural population ("Beasts should be kept in cages"). And though the gang are not aware of them, Kemp's group is drawing closer and uncovering more and more of their secrets, until disaster strikes.

The first season of "Being Human" was a pretty even mix of horror, comedy and drama, but the second season is a lot darker and more painful.
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8 of 10 people found the following review helpful
Format:DVD
Having watched every season of the British hit "Being Human," I was a bit wary of SyFy's American reinterpretation. While I'm sure that I will anger the many avid fans of the original show, I didn't fully appreciate its charms until it progressed into later seasons and got darker and more complex. In Season One of the American version, I had a similar reaction. Once again, I found myself thinking that this was a good show with the potential to grow into something far richer and more rewarding. The British version started as an enjoyment and turned into great television and I thought that the U.S. version had the same opportunity. And in Season Two's thirteen new episodes, I really enjoyed the deepening seriousness of the story's plot threads.

For those new to the concept of "Being Human," it is perhaps one of the most unique and (let's admit it) most ridiculous ones on TV. In its outrageousness, however, it is completely irresistible! What if a ghost, a werewolf, and a vampire shared living quarters as best mates? You think the trials of tribulations of being young and attractive in the big city makes for great drama, try adding this supernatural component for a bit of fun. But where there was much humor and lightness in introductory episodes, Season Two is looking a whole lot bleaker.

Sam Witwer, as the vampire, must deal with the repercussions of last season's dramatic decisions. He is embroiled with a former flame, clan politics, and a new penchant for blood-letting. You get a lot more back story, a lot more depth, and Witwer has an intensity perfectly suited to the role of a tortured blood sucker. Sam Huntington (our resident werewolf), who spent much of Season One as comic relief, also has richer material to sink his teeth into.
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5.0 out of 5 stars good series, to bad only 3 seasons.
The 1st 3 or 4 episodes kind of didn't hold my attention but by the end of season 1 and beginning of season 2 I was hooked and binge watched 3 episodes a night. Read more
Published 11 hours ago by Kirt Atkinson
5.0 out of 5 stars A little slower than season 1, but just as good
I wish I knew about this series while it was airing. I am sucked in and can't stop watching it! Season 2 starts off a little slow, but it picks up and becomes enthralling once... Read more
Published 5 days ago by April S Lander
5.0 out of 5 stars best ever!!!
on time they were pack together very convenient !!!!!! best series ever written !1!!!!!!!!!!! waiting for the last season to come out to buy
Published 8 days ago by Amazon Customer
5.0 out of 5 stars being human
I stumbled on this show and really love it. It's so sad that the series just came to an end.
Published 10 days ago by Jennifer Reilly
4.0 out of 5 stars Vampires, Wolves, and ghosts...
I'm always on the hunt for good vampire movies or TV shows. Lately there has been a lot of cheesy ones out there. This one is good. It hits the spot :)
Published 10 days ago by Sarah Spaltro
5.0 out of 5 stars Highly entertaining!
For the fan of supernatural shows, this is great. I loved it because of the character development and the subject matter. Read more
Published 10 days ago by Julia A Stiltner
5.0 out of 5 stars Zeek
Shipped fast, was in perfect condition. I love this tv series more than most out there today. I am sad that they are not making a season five. Read more
Published 12 days ago by Isaac David Raymond
2.0 out of 5 stars Mildly entertaining
Mostly this show is worth watching for the first season at most. The characters are thin to start with and they develop some depth and then quickly loose it again. Read more
Published 13 days ago by Laura
5.0 out of 5 stars Great show!!
I watched the US version first so I really didn't think I would like it but I loved this show. I laughed and cried. It was great.
Published 16 days ago by Judy Rees
5.0 out of 5 stars Better than season 1
Really like American version so when I found out it was being canceled I started watching U.K. series. A whole lot different in a good way. U.K. Read more
Published 21 days ago by Average Joe
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