Blake’s 7 (1978)

March 26, 2017

Episode 57 is all about Blake's 7 the cult BBC Sci-Fi show of 1978.

Blake's 7 was popular from its first broadcast, watched by approximately 10 million in the UK and shown in 25 other countries.

The Way Back

Former resistance leader Roj Blake witnesses a massacre and is subsequently framed for a series of fictional crimes by the totalitarian Federation.
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Ark II

March 19, 2017

Episode 56 is about 1976 ARK II, Three young scientists and a talking Monkey journey acorss the land in the high tech vehicle Ark II.

unfortunately our first recording didn't work so we had to do it again (but you never know that )

For millions of years, Earth was fertile and rich. Then pollution and waste began to take their toll. Civilization fell into ruin. This is the world of the 25th century. Only a handful of scientists remain, men who have vowed to rebuild what has been destroyed.

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The Starlost (1973)

March 12, 2017

Episode 55 we look at The Starlost ( okay we never heard of it either ).

This 1973 show stars Keir Dullea ( 2001's Dave Bowman ( this show is not full of stars )).

Foreseeing the destruction of the Earth, humanity builds a multi-generational starship called Earthship Ark, 50 miles (80 km) wide and 200 miles (320 km) long. The ship contains dozens of biospheres, each kilometres across and housing people of different cultures.

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Star Cops (1987)

March 5, 2017

Star Cops is a BBC Show which is a mashup of Sci-Fi and detective show but try to be grounded in real science.

Star Cops is set in the year 2027—some 40 years into the future at time of broadcast—a time in which space travel has become common and mankind is in the process of exploiting and colonising the Solar System. There are five permanently manned space stations orbiting the Earth and there are bases on the Moon and Mars. Approximately 3,000 people are living and working in space.

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Gerry Anderson’s UFO

February 26, 2017

In episode 53 we talk about Gerry Anderson's UFO (1970 )set in the future of 1980's where them pesky aliens are attacking earth but for what reason ( to catch Pokemon or plant them ) will we ever find out.

UFO was the Andersons' first totally live-action TV series. Despite the assumption of many TV station executives, the series was not aimed at children but was intended for an older audience; many episodes featured adult themes such as adultery, divorce, and drug use. Most of the cast were newcomers to Century 21, although star Ed Bishop had previously worked with the Andersons as a voice actor on Captain Scarlet and The Mysterons.

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Firefly

February 19, 2017

In our new episode we look at both of the Firefly pilots (Serenity and The Train Job).

Does a western sci fi work.....well yes it does even if you co host can't get his  tiny little brain around the idea.

Five hundred years in the future, a renegade crew aboard a small spacecraft tries to survive as they travel the unknown parts of the galaxy and evade warring factions as well as authority agents out to get them.

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Buck Rogers In The 25th Century

February 12, 2017

Episode 51 we talk Buck Rogers.

Star Wars was a big hit so what could cash in on that none other than Captain William Anthony "Buck" Rogers.

Universal then opted to release the first Buck Rogers TV movie theatrically on March 30, 1979. Good box-office returns led NBC to commission a weekly series.

 

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Terminator :The Sarah Connor Chronicles

February 5, 2017

Episode 50 is a double one with" Terminator The Sarah Connor Chronicles" and "Electra woman and Dyna girl"

00:00:00 Terminator TSCC

00:44:59 Electra woman and Dyna girl

01:13:39 Question Time, where I quiz my Co-Host on our own Podcast

Four years after Terminator 2, Sarah, her son John, and Cameron (a Terminator that has been re-programmed to protect John), are being pursued by a Terminator, Cromartie, sent back through time to assassinate John.

That's that one and then

Electra woman and Dyna Girl (our lost episode...lost on purpose)

the duo would don skintight spandex in a bright flash of light called an "Electra-Change," get into the "ElectraCar," and use an array of technically advanced gadgets to thwart an eclectic collection of supervillains

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Stargate SG1

January 29, 2017

Episode 49 is Stargate SG1, the follow on from the Stargate movie 1994 where the series continues the adventure.

The plot of Stargate SG-1 picks up a year after the conclusion of the events recounted in the movie.

It follows the present-day adventures of SG-1, a military team from Earth. SG-1 and a dozen other SG teams venture to distant planets using a fictional alien portal known as a Stargate

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The Crow: Stairway To Heaven

January 22, 2017

Episode 48 we look at The Crow : Stairway To Heaven the 1998 tv show.

Exactly one year after being brutally murdered, rock musician Eric Draven returns to Earth, searching for a way to right what was wronged and to reunite with his missing soulmate Shelly Webster. Guided by a mystical Spirit Crow

Based on the film "The Crow" 1994 which in turn was based on James O'Barr's 1989 comic book series of the same name.

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