Good aliens are sent from the Emerald planet to protect the earth from an evil space race called the Spherions. Starman shows up and finds out that not only has to fight the Sperions, he also has to root out human traitors.
Here’s a pretty fair sword and sandal from 1963. It’s the Cornel Wilde show. It’s an adaptation of the Camelot legend which Cornell Wilde wrote, produced, directed and starred in.
Former astronauts John Glenn and Scott Carpenter reminisce about their first flights into space. Today is the 50th anniversary of John Glenn’s first orbit of the earth.
The J. Michael Straczynski space opera is the imagining of the last of the Babylon Space stations where aliens tried to sort out their differences after a great war. It ran for 5 seasons between 1994 and 1999. WB has a couple dozen episodes. Strazinski said “”always been conceived as, fundamentally, a five year story, a novel for television”. I think that was a little bit of a change in the way science fiction on television was scripted. TV before this had science fiction series that were a lot less linear.
A young woman named Helen Stoner consults the detective Sherlock Holmes about the suspicious death of her sister, Julia. Starring Raymond Massey as Sherlock Holmes.
Dr. Richard Marlow (Bela Lugosi) kidnaps young girls and tries to re-incarnate his dead wife using hypnosis and voodoo.
From 1996 to 2001, Boeing and Lockheed Martin produced rival designs and prototypes for the Joint Strike Fighter, a stealthy, affordable combat plane intended for the 21st century needs of the U.S. Air Force, Navy, and Marines. In “Battle of the X-Planes,” NOVA goes behind the scenes to show the world’s newest fighter taking shape, as Boeing and Lockheed Martin compete to win the largest contract in military history.