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Excellent series about gay life in a large metropolitan city. The complete box set of the entire series is very nifty to have around and store. It's a must for gay folks and even straight folks not afraid to see gay life the way it can be at times....
Queer as Folk: The Complete Series (DVD)
Based on the British television series of the same name that became a sensation abroad, Showtime's QUEER AS FOLK quickly became as big a hit in the US as the original was overseas. Focusing on the lives of five gay men in Pittsburgh--Michael, an insecu...
ITEM#: 10810837Based on the British television series of the same name that became a sensation abroad, Showtime's QUEER AS FOLK quickly became as big a hit in the US as the original was overseas. Focusing on the lives of five gay men in Pittsburgh--Michael, an insecure 29 year-old; Brian, an ad executive who isn't into relationships; Justin, a wide-eyed and innocent 17 year-old; Emmett, a flamboyant jack-of-all-trades; and Ben, an HIV-positive college professor--and their circle of friends, the series has earned both critical praise and scorn for its unflinching look at gay life, love, and sex. Whatever one may think of the show's sexual content, QUEER AS FOLK is an undeniably compelling, funny, moving, and thought-provoking series. This collection presents the entire five-season run of the groundbreaking show.
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Excellent series about gay life in a large metropolitan city. The complete box set of the entire series is very nifty to have around and store. It's a must for gay folks and even straight folks not afraid to see gay life the way it can be at times.Read More
As so many have stated, the DVDs are strewn all over in the packaging. Not only this, but also several of the DVDs in the series refused to play or froze mid-play. Bad value. Very disappointed!Read More
Worth it!...Everyone should watch this series...As long as you can handle a little nudity!Read More
Everything was great except the packaging. That is the only reason I gave this 4 out of 5 stars. Everything plays fine but when I received the box set the DVD's were in the wrong spots and most of them were loose in the casing. The DVD's don't want to stay in place and the cases were poorly put together. I spent about 30 minutes cleaning off each DVD and putting them in their right place in the cases. Still can't beat the price though. I looked around for a great price and Overstock was the best choice. Overall very happy. The shipping did take a while though.Read More
The series grants a view into the lives of people within gay culture, the ups and the downs. It is one of my favorite series of all time. It is honest, even brutally so, and all on Liberty Avenue! If you have ever been in love, scorned by it, or hunted it with any ferocity, then this is your show! As for the product, every season turned out to have discs that had popped free from the case, fortunately nothing was damaged.Read More
I shopped around online and Overstocked had the best price of anyone. So far so good with the DVD's they have played well and I haven't found any scratches or glitches but I am only on the second season. Like in other reviews by people the DVD cases do not hold the discs in place well , but I think it is a design flaw ,the boxed set is attractive and the low price well out weights the disc jacket issue. I have enjoyed revisiting the folks on Liberty Ave. it was a time in America when all seemed well and possible ,before stock market crashes , Oil spills and the ever looming heavy hand of conservatism and Family Values slapped most of us back into the closet all in all I'm glad I made the purchase.Read More
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