BrainDead. Season 1
- DVD TV SERIES (CEN)
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Danny Pino, Tony Shalhoub, Aaron Tveit, Nikki M. James, Jan Maxwell, Johnny Ray Gill, Charlie Semine.
Hollywood, Calif. : CBS DVD : Paramount Pictures, 
Title from container.
"Some episodes may be edited from their original network versions"--Container.
Originally broadcast as individual episodes on CBS in 2016.
Special features: Trickle-down invasion: the story of BrainDead ; Strange bedfellows: the characters of BrainDead ; The third party: the politics of BrainDead ; gag reel.
When struggling documentary filmmaker Laurel Healy takes a job working with her brother, Senator Luke Healy, she soon discovers there's more to Washington than meets the eye. As tensions grow amongst political parties, so does a conspiracy involving alien bugs replacing the brains of several members of Congress. The investigation unfolds while the infection spreads. Whatever's happening, it's clear this isn't politics as usual.
- Disc 1. The insanity principle ; Playing politics ; Goring oxes ; Wake up grassroots
- Disc 2. Back to work ; Notes toward a post-Reagan theory of party alliance, tribalism, and loyalty ; The power of euphemism
- Disc 3. The path to war, part one ; Taking on water ; The path to war, part two
- Disc 4. Six points on the new congressional budget ; Talking points toward a wholistic view of activism in government ; The end of all we hold dear.