Cleverly packaged in a box resembling the van the title characters traveled in, the former NBC adventure show gets total-set treatment just ahead of the Liam Neeson-Bradley Cooper movie version.
George Peppard plays team leader Hannibal Smith, who leads his military-chased band into various cases of troubleshooting ... frequently with sizable explosions involved. Dirk Benedict and Dwight Schultz also are on board, but the series' breakout star clearly was Mr. T as man-of-few-words tough guy B.A. Baracus. DVD extras: two "making-of" documentaries; "Knight Rider" episode. *** (Not rated: P, V)