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... And Space 1999 is most definitely IT! Probably best remembered for its state of the art sets, banging electric guitar music and enormous flares 1974 was the year that the creator of Thunderbirds bought his live action sci-fi spectacular to life. With Doctor Who continuing to be "THE" sci-fi ... Read review

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AdvantagesA great piece of Nostalgia

DisadvantagesHorrendously overpriced!

"...way for something else. And Space 1999 is most definitely IT! Probably best remembered for its state of the art sets, banging electric guitar music and enormous flares 1974 was the year that the creator of Thunderbirds bought his live action sci-fi spectacular to life. With Doctor Who continuing to be "THE" sci-fi series to excel all others ITC entertainment decided to get a part of the action. While the good Doctor was exiled to earth in the guise ..." Read review
07.04.2006

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SPACE 1999

AdvantagesFun Sci-Fi

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"SPACE 1999 ========== Here we are again with another memorable sci-fi series from Gerry and Sylvia Anderson whose other 'Hits' included Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons, Fireball XL5, Thunderbirds and UFO. Space 1999 was set on the Moon where a Moon base has been built and nuclear waste from the Earth was stored, but things are not well and soon the nuclear waste explodes blowing the moon out of earths orbit and sets it on a course out of ..." Read review
15.09.2009

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Space 1999 Season One Box set is a MUST-HAVE!

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"...must have for any true Space 1999 fan. The actual video extras are a little light but given that the series is almost thirty years old, this can be forgiven as finding source material is often difficult. However the booklets that come with the set are a wonderful addition to any collection and give away many behind the scenes secrets as well as the history of how the series came to be commissioned. Text information on two episodes plus PDFs of a ..." Read review
27.06.2007

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Produced by Gerry Anderson (THUNDERBIRDS), this series is well-loved for its intelligent scripts, innovative sets, original special-effects, and detailed sets. The moon is sent spinning out of orbit in the year 1999, and hundreds of citizens from the Moonbase Alpha lunar base are thrown into perilous danger. Join Oscar winner Martin Landau and Emmy winner Barbara Bain on their journey through space, encountering strange beings and mysterious phenomena along the way.

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Actor(s) Martin Landau, Martin Landau, Barbara Bain, Barbara Bain
Genre Science Fiction & Fantasy
Classification Parental Guidance
Production Year 1975
Colour Colour
Running Time 16 hours 39 minutes
Video Category Television
Country Of Origin United States of America

Release details

DVD Region DVD
Studio(s) NETWORK; FREMANTLE HOME ENTERTAINMENT; SONY DADC
Release date 14/11/2005
No of Discs 7
Catalogue No 7952309
Barcode 5027626230944
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Performer Gerry Anderson

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Main Language English

Technical information

Special Features Making Of Documentary, Commentaries With Gerry And Sylvia Anderson, Barry Grays Main Theme Demo, Trailers For Movie Versions, Backgrounds And Unused SFX Footage Set To Music, Clapperboard Two Part Featurette
Aspect Ratio 4:3 Full Frame

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