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Cult TV Essentials: Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons

Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons, often referred to as Captain Scarlet, is a 1960’s British science-fiction television series produced by the Century 21 Productions company of Gerry and Sylvia Anderson, John Read and Reg Hill. 367 more words


Fireball XL5 Gerry Anderson Sci Fi Annual 1966

Colonel Steve Zodiac flew around the universe in Fireball XL5 with star dust in his eyes and Venus at his side. All that eye-rubbing and nose blowing must have been slightly distracting. 243 more words

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Thunderbird 6

  • Title:  Thunderbird 6
  • Director:  David Lane
  • Date:  1968
  • Studio:  MGM, United Artists
  • Genre:  SF, Action, Children
  • Cast:  Peter Dyneley, Sylvia Anderson, Shane Rimmer, Jeremy Wilkin, Matt Zimmerman, David Graham…
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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

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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

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