Joe 90 (1968)

May 27, 2017

Episode 66 is Joe 90 which is the adventures of nine year old Joe McClaine,

who turns superspy after his scientist father (not real father) invents a device capable of duplicating expert knowledge and experience and transferring it to a human brain.

This is another of Gerry Anderson's Supermarionation for 1968, first episode which bares a striking resemblance to 1977 Craig Thomas noval FireFox.

 

 

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Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons (1967)

May 20, 2017

Episode 65 we look at Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons.

On a mission to Mars Captain Black and two other (Bert and Ernie (actually they where never named))

mistake the peaceful Martians scanner has a deathray which they then lay waste to the mars base, luckly 

the Martians have the ability to rebuild thier base, so no harm no foul ?... the Martains are a bit miffed and decide to destory the Earth and all Earth men ( and probably the women too although it's never mentioned)

but slow over along time bit by bit starting with killing the World President.

 

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Thunderbirds (1965) EP 64

May 13, 2017

Episode 64 is Gerry Anderson's Thunderbirds and they are go.

5...4...3...2...1...

Thunderbirds are go!
Calling, International Rescue
Calling, International Rescue
Calling, International Rescue...

Thunderbirds follows the exploits of the Tracy family, headed by American ex-astronaut turned multi-millionaire philanthropist Jeff Tracy he is a widower with five adult sons The Tracys form International Rescue (IR), a secret organisation dedicated to saving human life.

 

 

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Stingray (1964)

May 6, 2017

Anything can happen in the next half hour....well more like 25 minutes, This week we are launching Stingray

 The fourth of our Gerry Anderson specials so join us as we enter the depths to find King Titan of Titanica: Ruthless ruler of the undersea race of the Aquaphibians.

 

Now the blurd

Stingray, a highly sophisticated combat submarine built for speed and manoeuvrability, is the flag vessel of the World Aquanaut Security Patrol (WASP), a security organisation based at Marineville in the year 2065.

 

 

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Fireball XL5

April 29, 2017

I wish I was a space man. The fastest guy alive. I'd fly you round the universe, In Fireball XL-5.

Episode 62 is Gerry Anderson's Fireball Xl5 we go with Steve Zodiac on a Mission to planet 46 to find who the mysterious aliens are and why thier are attacking Earth (we never find that out ).

 

 

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Supercar (1961)

April 23, 2017

Episode 61 is Gerry Anderson's Supercar, will supercar be able to rescue the stranded brothers and thier not talking monkey time time and will we find out if Doctor Beaker every make a perfect cup of tea?

The plot of the show consisted of Supercar, a vertical takeoff and landing craft invented by Prof. Rudolph Popkiss and Dr. Horatio Beaker, and piloted by Mike Mercury

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Four Feather Falls (1960)

April 15, 2017

Over the next 8 episodes we look at Gerry Anderson's Supermarionation , starting with Four Feather Falls.

The series is set in the fictitious late 19th-century Western town of Four Feather Falls, Kansas, and features the adventures of its sheriff, Tex Tucker. In the first episode, Grandpa Twink relates the story of how it all began to grandson, Little Jake

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Space Precinct (1994)

April 8, 2017

Episode 59 is here with Gerry Anderson's Space Precinct, it has flying cars alien more aliens and space police

The year is 2040 and there's not a lot of backstory to fill in the gaps, so lets say the human race meets some aliens and some of them want to be Cops and some Gangsters.

The series is set in the year 2040 and starred American actor Ted Shackelford as former NYPD detective Patrick Brogan, now a lieutenant with the Demeter City police force on the planet Altor in the Epsilon Eridani system. Brogan and his partner Jack Haldane (played by Rob Youngblood) must adjust to living in another solar system, and investigating crimes being committed by aliens as well as humans (that's more backstory than the pilot episode told us).

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Space Academy - Jason of star command

April 1, 2017

Episode 58 is a double on Space Academy and Jason Of Star Command!!!

Space Academy (1977)

The adventures of the young space cadets of Space Academy in the year 3732.

Commander  "Doctor Smith" Gampu is the leader of the academy.

Jason Of Star command (1978)

Jason was an officer of Star Command, which was located on the same asteroid as Space Academy.

Both have groundbreaking special effects and Sci Fi veterans in Jonathan Harris (Lost in Space ) and James Doohan (Star Trek) , what more could you want.

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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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