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Run's House - The Complete Seasons 1 & 2 (2005)

Russell Simmons Jr. , Angela Simmons , Chad Griepentrog , Gary Shaffer  |  NR |  DVD
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  • Actors: Russell Simmons Jr., Angela Simmons, Daniel Simmons, Joseph Simmons, Justine Simmons
  • Directors: Chad Griepentrog, Gary Shaffer
  • Writers: Russell Simmons, John Davies, Sean Combs, Stan Lathan, Will Griffin
  • Producers: Angi Kuhn, Anna Boiardi
  • Format: Multiple Formats, Box set, Color, NTSC, Full Screen
  • Language: English (Dolby Digital 2.0)
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
  • Number of discs: 3
  • Rated: NR (Not Rated)
  • Studio: Paramount / MTV
  • DVD Release Date: March 20, 2007
  • Run Time: 316 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B000JLTRL8
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #170,663 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "Run's House - The Complete Seasons 1 & 2" on IMDb

Special Features

  • All 16 episodes from the first and second seasons on 3 discs
  • Interviews
  • Extended scenes
  • Music videos
  • Room Tours

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Product Description

Pioneer rap master Joey Simmons opens up his world and offers a good look into his life which is now dedicated to his ministry in this unique MTV reality show. Includes six shows from first season and five shows from second season for a total of 11 episodes on 3 DVDs. 2005-2006/color/5 hrs., 15 min/NR.

It's difficult for music fans to think of their idols as anything but hard-partying, wild rock stars. But take a look at Rev. Run (formerly of the rap group Run-DMC) and what you see today is a cool dad exasperated and amused by his children, who probably are much more tame than he was at their age. The two-season collection of the reality TV series Run's House has more in common with NBC's fictional The Cosby Show than MTV's previous reality offering The Osbournes. Sure, Run and his wife Justine (a former MC herself) are hipper than Cliff and Claire Huxtable. But each episode is filled with as much sweetness and patience as wacky shenanigans, with Run and Justine interacting with their children (JoJo, Diggy, Russy, Angela, and Vanessa) in a surprisingly normal way. The debut episode focuses on the high-school graduation of his youngest daughter. To celebrate her big day, Angela wants a big splashy, over-the-top party (like the kind showcased on MTV's My Super Sweet 16). Her ideal budget? A cool million bucks that'll take care of fireworks, a swag bag with iPods for her friends, a live DJ, etc. Never mind that Run doesn't make that kind of money anymore. You get the sense that even if he did, he'd still have enough sense to say no. He and Justine still spend about $6,000 on her party and surprise her with a new Mercedes. But by celeb standards, that's downright understated. And thanks to his connections, plenty of celebrities pop up on the show, including his brother Russell Simmons and Russell's glamazon then-wife Kimora Lee Simmons, who hires one of Run's kids to work for her Baby Phat fashion line.

Many of the show's most poignant moments occur when Run and Russy interact. Knowing that his child has anger-management issues, Run has a heart-to-heart with the boy and enrolls him in martial-arts classes to teach him how to channel his anger in a controlled way. Watching him take part in his son's latest activity, the viewer gets a sense that Run not only loves his children, but that he truly enjoys being a part of their lives. The second-season finale ends on a bittersweet note: As Run and Justine prepare for the birth of their sixth child, Vanessa and Angela get ready to move out of their parents' home into their own place. The third season will start off tumultuously, but the first two years show that this is one family that can handle whatever is thrown at them. Run's House isn't a guilty pleasure: It's a delight. --Jae-Ha Kim

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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent May 15, 2007
By C. Redd
My brother absolutely loves his new videos!!! He is looking for season 3 already!!!
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Need i say more!? May 6, 2007
Who doesn't love rev run and the family! They're such a cute and hilarious group! =o]
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5.0 out of 5 stars loving the Simmons November 9, 2009
I totally love this show, didn't catch all the episodes on mtv, so nice to see them all at once.

Can't wait until all the other seasons are available.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Whose House? May 4, 2013
Format:Amazon Instant Video
Run's House! I really hate that this isn't on TV anymore. It's nice to see an African American family on a reality show, and they aren't ghetto. I really miss this show!
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5.0 out of 5 stars Family Reality Show December 26, 2012
By Yvonne
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Great collection of DVDs from one of the nicer reality tv shows in history. This family reminds me of a mixture of the Cosby Show, with a Hip Hop flavor. Each segment ends on a positive note. Rev Run is the head of household and his kids are typical teens and pre-teens. Very funny and family-friendly.
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5.0 out of 5 stars WHO'S HOUSE? January 25, 2008
Pretty damn funny, they seem like a very close family. I died laughing when Russy was embarrassed that his dad was picking him up from the Bus Stop in a $250,000 Phantom. So Run shows up the next day in the same ride wearing a Gorilla Suit. And watching Russy destroy his game boys never gets old. This is one of the best reality shows I've seen. And Run hiding his wifes burgers from Wendy's because he wanted her to go on a diet, and her spending half the episode looking for them LOL.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars July 10, 2014
By Kateri
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Love this show! :) Funny, family oriented, and clean:)
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4.0 out of 5 stars What a perfect family March 21, 2014
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I used to watch Run's House like everyday of my life. I loved the family interaction. I can tell that Rev. Run really loves his family. Comedy mixed with real parenting. Way to go Run.
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5.0 out of 5 stars good entertainment
A funny family that is thoroughly entertaining in this reality show.
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3.0 out of 5 stars The show is good but I think a pastor should behave like a ...
The show is good but I think a pastor should behave like a pastor and so should his kids. Love his wife's naturally sweet spirit.
Published 3 months ago by Lily
4.0 out of 5 stars Run's House.
I remember watching this show on MTV when it first came on. Not a bad show if I say so myself. You know what's funny? Read more
Published 10 months ago by Jeremy Thomas
5.0 out of 5 stars Love it
I love the way Rev. Run raise his children and make them work for everything they get. Such a grounded way of living.
Published 17 months ago by Keya Thomspon
5.0 out of 5 stars love this family!
What a joy to watch I remember I use to watch ruin's house each week I could not wait for the next episode! These people are beautiful and so wise with their money. Read more
Published 20 months ago by Anika Johnson
5.0 out of 5 stars love it
going to have to get more seasons was what i was looking for and got here on time and good product
Published 20 months ago by Dede24
5.0 out of 5 stars ok
Just an amazing item and would recommend this to anyone and the service was great as can be! Just awesome!
Published 21 months ago by Guy V Crawford
1.0 out of 5 stars damage material (dvd)
I purchase a dvd set from this company,it was damage i flied a complaint but they told me if i drop the complaint they would handle the problem and that was a lie i was out of a... Read more
Published on August 12, 2011 by tracy
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