Category Archives: British Television

337 – Blakes 7 – Orbit

When you’re an outer space outlaw and revolutionary, it’s all about knowing who’s got you back.  This week, Vila learns who he can trust to keep him alive as he and Avon share an orbit.

Ben and Eugene discuss this, the 50th episode of Blakes 7, Robert Holmes’ Orbit!

334 – Space: 1999 – One Moment of Humanity

Help, I’m trapped in a bottle being forced to watch episodes of Space: 1999, and they’ve put on One Moment of Humanity.

I’m afraid I might go out like a Christmas Light!

Oh, but I’m obligated to say…  Ben and Eugene discuss One Moment of Humanity.

333 – Blakes 7 – Gold

There’s gold in them thar… umm… spaceships, and Avon and a “pal” have a plan to liberate all that lovely money for themselves.

But there’s someone else who has other plans for them.

Ben and Eugene discuss Gold.

331 – Space: 1999 – The Exiles

A swarm of space bees arrives at Moonbase Alpha…  no wait, that was an episode of the Starlost, wasn’t it?

Some missiles attack Moonbase Alpha…  no, that’s not right.

Exiles arrive at Moonbase Alpha, and like immigrants from anywhere, John Koenig welcomes them with open arms and a concealed laser gun.

Ben and Eugene discuss the Exiles.

330 – Blakes 7 – Sand

Sand, sand everywhere and not a drop to drink.

Tarrant finds himself stranded on a planet with a deadly life form AND there’s a lot of living sand around, too!

Ben and Eugene discuss Sand.

328 – Space: 1999 – The Metamorph

Big, exciting changes are coming in the Series Two premiere of Space: 1999.  First up, Mentor of the planet Psychon wants to drain the Alphans’ brain.  His daughter Maya just wants to have fun with her ability to transform into any living creature.  What could possibly go wrong?

Ben and Eugene discuss the Metamorph!

327 – Blakes 7 – Games

Avon and the crew are playing games.  Deadly games.

Ben and Eugene look at the Blakes 7 episode, Games.