Rescue Me-Complete 3rd Season (Blu-ray)

Starring: Denis Leary

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The third season of Denis Leary and Peter Tolan's Emmy-nominated series examined the aftermath of devastating personal losses that the 62 Truck crew experienced at the end of the scorching second season.

Tommy is trying to hold his life and team together while dealing with the devastating loss of his son. Franco studies for the lieutenant's exam while "Probie" contemplates the end of his probationary period, and now both ponder leaving the house. Lou and Jerry each grapple with - or try to hide from - the financial crises they're facing. And Sean has a good reason for trying to keep the identity of the new woman in his life a secret. They're all falling apart in one way or another... can Tommy make the only family he has left come back together?


Studio Sony
SKU 204320191
UPC 043396194700
UPC 14 00043396194700
Format Blu-Ray DVD
Release Date 9/20/2011
Cable Tv/Cable Tv Shows
Television Programs
Television Shows
Television/TV Series
Editors Note
Note In this acclaimed TV dramedy, comedian Denis Leary plays Tommy Gavin, a New York fireman coping with the events of 9/11 and his own personal demons: drinking, a painful separation from his wife, and visions of his dead cousin. The other firefighters at 62 Truck aren't faring much better. Chief Reilly has a compulsive gambling addiction, ladies'-man Franco Rivera lives life fast and dangerous, and "Lou" Shea simmers with bottled-up frustrations. Season three picks up after the death of Tommy's young son at the end of the last season, endangering his already tenuous relationship with his wife. His extended family isn't making his life any easier, with his uncle (Lenny Clarke) in prison and his father (Charles Durning) in poor health. Tommy seeks solace in the arms of his brother's ex-wife (Oscar winner Marisa Tomei) and his late cousin's widow (Callie Thorne). This season also features guest appearances from Academy-Award-winning actresses Susan Sarandon and Tatum O'Neal. Leary and Emmy-winning Peter Tolan (THE LARRY SANDERS SHOW) write the gripping and darkly humorous show, which resonates with Leary's real life--his cousin, a firefighter, died in a tragic 1999 warehouse fire.
Denis Leary
Cast & Crew
Andrea Roth - Actor
Andrew Bernard - Production Designer
Christopher Tyng - Original Music By
Clay Brown, et. al. - Art Director
Denis Leary - Executive Producer
Denis Leary - Actor
Denis Leary, et. al. - Writer
Jace Alexander, et. al. - Director
Jonathan Freeman - Cinematographer
Lenny Clarke - Actor
Mike Lombardi - Actor
Simon B. Veredon, et. al. - Editor
Tom Houghton - Cinematographer
Tony Palermo - Producer
Technical Info
Original Release Date 2006
Catalog ID 19470
UPC 00043396194700
Number of Discs 4
Color Color
Original Language English
Available Audio Tracks English
Aspect Ratio
Widescreen  1.78:1
Nominee (2006) Emmy, Denis Leary, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Nominee (2005) Emmy, Peter Tolan, Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series,Emmy, Peter Tolan, Denis Leary, Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series,Golden Globe, Denis Leary, Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Image Award (2010) Larenz Tate, Nominee, Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Emmy (2009) Michael J. Fox, Nominee, Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
Emmy (2008) Charles Durning, Nominee, Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series,Tom Houghton, Nominee, Outstanding Cinematography for a One-Hour Series
Emmy (2007) Denis Leary, Nominee, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Emmy (2006) Denis Leary, Nominee, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Golden Globe (2005) Denis Leary, Nominee, Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Emmy (2005) Peter Tolan, Nominee, Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series,Peter Tolan, Denis Leary, Nominee, Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
ReviewSource DVD Verdict
Review Crafted as a homage to the firefighters who lost their lives on 9/11, Rescue Me quickly proves that it's more than mere hero worship. It offers an entertaining (if skewed) look at this dangerous profession...Few will deny that firefighters have a particularly heroic job...At the same time, they are ordinary guys. They have issues and problems, make mistakes in their personal lives, and aren't usually noted for being an especially civilized group. In fact, if Rescue Me is at all accurate, they are a big bunch of jerks...The series does a great job of playing with this dichotomy. It's impossible not to respect these men as they place themselves in danger...Rescue Me flip-flops between claiming that we shouldn't approach firefighters as heroes and reminding us how heroic these men were at this critical event...Rescue Me is gutsy and unique, and if it had only had more variety and subtlety, it wouldn't have worn out its welcome the way that it did.
Reviewer Joel Pearce
ReviewRating 8
Widescreen, Dolby Digital (5.1), English, Subtitled
Product Attributes
Actor Rescue Me
Label Columbia/tri-Star
Music Format Blu-ray DVD
Video Format Blu-Ray
David Kronke, L.A. Daily News ...absolutely brilliant...the best show on television...
New York Daily News ...thrilling[ly] raw...scathingly funny...Rescue Me is bound to haunt you.
USA Today ...the best actor [Leary] playig the best character in the best show...
Ken Aucker, Entertainment Weekly This series is officially on fire now.
Tim Goodman, San Francisco Chronicle Rescue Me races out of the gate as confidently brilliant as ever before, wildly mixing emotions along the way.
Verne Gay, Newsday One of TV's bleakest shows is also one of TV's best comedies. What a marvel.

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