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A Big kid - of course! 5-4-3-2-1 Thunderbirds Are Go!

There was an utter triumph tonight on British TV – Thunderbirds was back!

Being someone born in the 1960’s the original TV series by Gerry and Silvia Anderson was compulsive viewing. 248 more words

Grumpy Old Man!

Journey To The Far Side Of The Sun (1969)

Director: Robert Parrish

Starring: Roy Thinnes, Ian Hendry, Patrick Wymark

Love it when this happens. The film is just another title on the list, but when I set that silver platter spinning, a cross between 1970’s-era TV series… 1,799 more words

The Company Of Wolf

A Post about Thunderbirds

I’ve been reading The Guardian for over thirty years, and The Observer for over a decade, and I continue to read a combination of the two papers on a seven days a week basis, though increasingly it’s on the basis that everything else out there is even worse, and I’m basically stuck in a cycle of inertia. 940 more words

The Goggle-Box

Filmed in Supermarionation

Telling the story AP Films (APF) and, later, Century 21 Productions, Filmed In Supermarionation offers the chance to step back to the 1960s with the people behind the likes of… 644 more words


Review: 'Filmed in Supermarionation'

Strings firmly attached…

Featuring:  Gerry Anderson, Sylvia Anderson, Jamie Anderson, David Graham

Directed by:  Stephen La Riviere / Written by:  Stephen La Riviere and Andrew T. 629 more words


Cult TV Essentials: UFO

UFO is a 1970 British television science fiction series about an alien invasion of Earth. It was created by Gerry Anderson, Sylvia Anderson and Reg Hill. 557 more words

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Space 1999: The Bringers of Wonder

Space 1999 ran from 1975 to 1977 and was one of several live-action series produced by Gerry and Sylvia Anderson, who are best known for their shows featuring marionettes. 1,858 more words