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Treme: Season 2 [Blu-ray] (2011)

Steve Zahn , Wendell Pierce  |  NR |  Blu-ray
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (239 customer reviews)

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  • Actors: Steve Zahn, Wendell Pierce, John Goodman, Kim Dickens
  • Format: Multiple Formats, AC-3, Blu-ray, Box set, Dolby, DTS Surround Sound, Full Screen, NTSC, Subtitled, Widescreen
  • Language: French (DTS 5.1), Spanish (Dolby Digital 2.0)
  • Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
  • Region: All Regions
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.78:1
  • Number of discs: 4
  • Rated: NR (Not Rated)
  • Studio: HBO Studios
  • DVD Release Date: October 21, 2014
  • Run Time: 660 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (239 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B004UXVFMA
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #86,926 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "Treme: Season 2 [Blu-ray]" on IMDb

Special Features

Behind Treme: Food For Thought
Behind Treme: Clarke Peters & the Mardi Gras Indians
The Art of Treme
The Music of Treme (Song & Artist Info)
Music Commentaries (on every episode)
4 Audio commentaries

Editorial Reviews

Fourteen months have passed since Hurricane Katrina, but residents of the Crescent City are finding it harder than ever to rebuild their lives, much less hold on to their unique cultural identity. Some have become expatriates in distant cities. The insurance checks that never arrived for homeowners were followed by the bureaucratic nightmare that was the Road Home program, and a land-grab is underway as developers and disaster capitalists press their advantage. Crime and drug use are up, and corruption and graft are endemic, with civic institutions unable to counter any of it. And yet the culture of New Orleans somehow endures.

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59 of 61 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Down Here In New Orleans July 16, 2011
Format:DVD
"We got magic, good and bad
Make you happy or make you real sad
Get everything you want, lose what you had
Down here in New Orleans"
Dr John

'Treme' HBO's magnificent season one, introduced us to the New Orleans of post-Katrina, the music, the people, the problems, the lives of the everyday people trying to make it work. In Treme's second season we see and really feel how the natives live and die.

'Treme' season two moves to the lives of the musicians, the businesses trying to thrive and into the police stations and politicians pockets. The regulars like Antoine Batiste, played by Wendell Pierce, find themselves trying to rebuild their lives. In his case, he is a trombonist and works in the local school band by day and in the clubs by night. Terry Colson, played by David Morse, is a detective in the police department, where he feels out the greed and graft of his colleagues. Melissa Leo, plays Toni, the local lawyer who fights for her clients and now finds herself trying to help her daughter, Sofia. Sofia, played by India Ennenga, who is reacting to a tragic loss, has become the teenager with rebellion andresentment. Chef Janette, played by Kim Dickens has moved to New York City to try and ply her wares in the big time. Professional trumpeter Delmond, played by Rob Brown also moved to NYC to find his profession.

'Treme' season two looks at the day-to-day journey of its people. A lot going on in the second season. In every episode there are surprising finds. I became involved in the characters lives, and their struggles. Ladonna, played by Khandi Alexander, has a personal tragedy that leads to more grief. There is so much personal grief and trauma that all of the crinme in New Orleans takes its toll.
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28 of 29 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Can't understand the bad reviews April 12, 2012
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One of my favorite shows of all time. People who gripe about lack of specific plot development just don't understand that the show's creators are just trying to create a tapestry. Interwoven layers looking into the lives of the characters... Smart intelligent writing and brilliant acting.
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26 of 29 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars The Only TV Drama That Matters April 5, 2012
By JZ52
Format:DVD
David Simon's "Treme" is simply the best dramatic series currently on TV. Period. The second season continues the story of New Orleans with its mosaic of characters from musicians, chefs, chiefs and carpetbaggers looking to make a quick buck from the Big Easy's misfortunes caused by Katrina. If you require loads of explosions, buckets of blood and a car chase ever five minutes this well written program is Not for you. "Treme" is like a great American novel with its many characters and layers that gives the viewer a Dickensian look at one of America's greatest cities, New Orleans. While there is plenty of drama (The Danziger Bridge killings, street crime and City Hall backroom deals) it is the music and the musicians that are consistently the focus in this outstanding series.
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11 of 12 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Not sure what those other people are watching... April 18, 2012
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But "Treme" is the best thing I've seen on t.v. in a long, long time. It is pure magic. And for once they got New Orleans spot on!
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9 of 10 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Another New Orleanian weighing in May 6, 2012
By mswnola
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As another New Orleanian who struggled through Katrina and its aftermath, I disagree with the reviewer who says this series depicts life in New Orleans as boring! The subject matter is too close to home for me to speak for other parts of the country, but for me, the 2nd season is as gripping as the first. Each episode surprises me with at least one or two scenes that take my breath away or give me goose bumps as I relive an event I had pushed under the surface. A deceptively mundane example is when Toni's colleague says she is leaving the city, about 18 months after Katrina; I had an instant and visceral flashback to the increasing depression I would feel when another family I knew gave up and left after having been back. There are still plenty of reminders of why the city is worth continuing to stay and rebuild, but overall the city at large seemed to be sinking into depression at this point. The Mayor, the police, violent crime, drug overdoses and back-room deals dealing away a whole neighborhood to build a new hospital when repairing the old ones would have been better for everybody except the developers and the politicians - all of these are touched on.

My only real criticism at this point is the supplemental audio commentary. It is supposed to be about the music, but they skip over some important musical scenes and, like Delmond's New York friends, they make inane cliche-ridden comments on the events of the time; they even make mistakes about the plot line. These guys should stick to filling in the facts about the music.
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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Treme Season 2 November 6, 2012
By SuLi
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Treme is one of the best things on TV these days. Just catching up with Seasons 1 and 2. How come I didn't hear about this before? There seems to be plenty of advertising for shows with lots of violence like Boardwalk Empire, etc. but not nearly as much promotion for intelligent drama such as Newsroom and Treme. Kudos to HBO producers.
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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A New Orleans native. June 9, 2012
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Being from New Orleans and living though Katrina, this series is special. I do not suscribe to HBO. I loved the first season and couldn 't wait for the second set of DVD's. Took a LONG time to get here.
Looking forward to the third season. Has become one of my all time favorite series.
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5.0 out of 5 stars I recommend this seller!
Delivered ahead of the deadline. Quality is great.
Published 1 day ago by Cyd Gibson
5.0 out of 5 stars Loved the relationships
I just came back from New Orleans and Treme filled in a lot of answers to questions I had. Loved the relationships! I loved it!
Published 1 day ago by MARLENE LEONARD
1.0 out of 5 stars HBO forces you to watch 3 and a half minutes of promotions for it's...
Whenever you start up this DVD, HBO forces you to watch 3 and a half minutes of promotions for it's other terrible shows. Read more
Published 2 days ago by John Maull
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
A very gifted telling of New Orleans.
Published 3 days ago by Ginger Metcalf
5.0 out of 5 stars Makes me hungry!
I love this series! I wish I would have known about it when it was airing but maybe binge watching is the way to go!
Published 3 days ago by PMerrick
4.0 out of 5 stars Good series. Great music
Good series. Great music. It took a few episodes for me to realize that this was an interesting, and very unique show. Read more
Published 3 days ago by bobby4051
5.0 out of 5 stars It felt like I was living there again
I watched all four seasons over a period of less than three weeks. I grew up in Louisiana--although not in New Orleans--and found the issues, characters, and locations to be very... Read more
Published 7 days ago by Robert D. Walker
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Excellent show, wonderful music.
Published 9 days ago by elliott gordon
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Aewsome, I learned so much I never knew about the history and customs of New Orleans
Published 10 days ago by Ms.C
4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars
Too long
Published 11 days ago by Ernest C. Lowe
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