British Invaders 364: The Phoenix and the Carpet (Part 2)

The Phoenix and the Carpet was a 1976 BBC Children’s production. A group of four young siblings discover a magical flying carpet and a strange golden egg. The egg soon hatches to reveal a strange and beautiful bird…. This serial was based on the novel by E. Nesbit (Edith Nesbit).

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British Invaders 363: The Phoenix and the Carpet (Part 1)

The Phoenix and the Carpet was a BBC Children’s serial from 1976. Four children discover a magical flying carpet — and talking phoenix…. It was based on the novel by E. Nesbit (Edith Nesbit).

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British Invaders 362: Good Omens (Part 2)

Good Omens was a 2019 BBC and Amazon Prime co-production based on the novel by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman. The anti-christ has been born, and a war between heaven and hell is imminent! David Tennant and Michael Sheen star as an angel and a demon….

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British Invaders 361: Good Omens (Part 1)

Good Omens was a 2019 adaptation of the novel by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman. It was a co-production from the BBC and Amazon Prime. Starring David Tennant, Michael Sheen and many others!

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British Invaders 360: Dead of Night (Part 2)

Dead of Night was a BBC anthology series of spooky stories first broadcast in late 1972. They were contemporary stories that were meant to avoid the gothic elements of many television ghost stories. Four of the seven episodes are missing, so we’re covering the remaining three.

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British Invaders 359: Dead of Night (Part 1)

Dead of Night was an anthology series of spooky stories that aired shortly before Christmas of 1972. Four of the seven episodes are missing, so we’re covering the remaining three.

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British Invaders 358: The Avengers: The Early Years (Part 2)

The Avengers was a classic 1960s spy series from ITV. Over six series, it gradually incorporated more science-fiction elements. Patrick Macnee played John Steed along with a variety of colleagues in espionage.

In this two-part discussion, we cover the first three series (1961 – 1964), which featured Ian Hendry as David Keel and Honor Blackman as Cathy Gale.

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British Invaders 357: The Avengers: The Early Years (Part 1)

The Avengers was a classic spy series that ran throughout the 1960s. It gradually incorporated more and more science-fiction elements. Patrick Macnee played the iconic John Steed along with a number of colleagues in espionage.

In this two-part discussion, we cover series 1 – 3 (1961 – 1964) featuring Ian Hendry as David Keel and Honor Blackman as Cathy Gale.

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British Invaders 356: The Dark Side of the Sun (Part 2)

The Dark Side of the Sun was a six-episode BBC serial from 1983. It combined supernatural elements with a conspiracy and a mystery from the distant past. It was set on the sunny Greek island of Rhodes.

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British Invaders 355: The Dark Side of the Sun (Part 1)

The Dark Side of the Sun was a 1983 BBC serial with mystereous and supernatural elements. It was set on the Greek island of Rhodes.

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British Invaders 354: Lavender Castle (Part 2)

Lavender Castle was a Gerry Anderson series that combined stop-motion and computer-animation. It was first broadcast in 1999 and 2000. Can Captain Thrice and the crew of the spaceship Paradox find Lavender Castle before the evil Dr. Agon stops them? Can a wooden spacecraft with a thatched roof really keep you warm?

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British Invaders 353: Timeslip 50th Anniversary

Timeslip is 50 years old today! Teenagers Liz and Simon go through a mysterious barrier and travel to the past and the future. What will they discover about the world and about themselves?

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British Invaders 352: Lavender Castle (Part 1)

Lavender Castle was a combined stop-motion and computer-animated series from Gerry Anderson that was first broadcast in 1999 and 2000. Captain Thrice and his crew search for Lavender Castle in the spaceship Paradox while trying to avoid the evil Dr. Agon….

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British Invaders 351: UFO 50th Anniversary

UFO is 50 years old today! Gerry Anderson’s first live action series was first broadcast on September 16, 1970. SHADO is a secret organization that defends the Earth from mysterious alien invaders….

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British Invaders 350: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Text Adventure (Part 2)

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy “text adventure” computer game was designed by Douglas Adams and Steve Meretzky. It was released by Infocom in 1984. The game allowed you to play through part of the story as Arthur Dent, and then as other characters.

Bobby Blackwolf joins us as our special “gaming expert” guest!

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British Invaders 349: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Text Adventure (Part 1)

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy was released by Infocom as a “text adventure” computer game in 1984. It was designed by Douglas Adams himself along with Steve Meretzky.

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British Invaders 348: Solid Geometry (Part 2)

Solid Geometry was a 2002 short film for television that dealt with obsession, relationships and mathematics. Can this geometry change the fabric of reality?

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British Invaders 347: Solid Geometry (Part 1)

Solid Geometry was a 2002 short film for television that dealt obsession, mathematics and a theory that could change the world.

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British Invaders 346: An Englishman’s Castle (Part 2)

An Englishman’s Castle was a 1978 BBC alternate-history serial. This world where Nazi Germany won WWII seems surprisingly comfortable, but great evil lurks below the surface….

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British Invaders 345: An Englishman’s Castle (Part 1)

An Englishman’s Castle was a 1978 alternate history from the BBC. What would 1970s England look like if the Nazis had won WWII? This production gradually introduces us to the horrors….

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British Invaders 344: Dr. Terrible’s House of Horrible (Part 2)

Dr. Terrible’s House of Horrible was a BBC anthology horror spoof series from 2001. It took a humorous look at various British horror films of the 1960s and 1970s.

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British Invaders 343: Dr. Terrible’s House of Horrible (Part 1)

Dr. Terrible’s House of Horrible was an anthology horror series from 2001. It was a parody of classic British horror films of the 1960s and 1970s.

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British Invaders 342: Clangers (Part 2)

Clangers was a BBC children’s series that ran in the late 1960s and early 1970s. It introduced us to a strange group of aliens and all of the wonderful creatures they meet!

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British Invaders 341: Clangers (Part 1)

Clangers was a children’s series from the 1960s and 1970s. We follow a strange group of aliens on a distant planet in this BBC classic.

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British Invaders 340: Hard Sun (Part 2)

Hard Sun is a 2018 “pre-apocalyptic” crime drama from the BBC. A secret dossier proves that the world will end in five years. How will public react when this document leaks to the media?

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British Invaders 339: Hard Sun (Part 1)

Hard Sun is a “pre-apocalyptic” crime drama where two London detectives discover that the world will end in five years….

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British Invaders 338: Count Dracula (Part 2)

Count Dracula was a 1977 BBC version of Bram Stoker’s 1897 novel Dracula. Louis Jourdan and Frank Finlay star as Dracula and Van Helsing in this unusually faithful adaptation of the vampire classic!

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British Invaders 337: Count Dracula (Part 1)

Count Dracula was a 1977 adaptation of Bram Stoker’s 1897 novel Dracula. Louis Jourdan and Frank Finlay star as Dracula and Van Helsing in this quite accurate representation of the vampire classic.

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British Invaders 336: The Children of Green Knowe (Part 2)

The Children of Green Knowe is a 1986 BBC serial about a schoolboy meeting his great-grandmother at stately old home called Green Knowe. He will also meet some mysterious children from the past…. Based on the first of the Green Knowe novels by Lucy Boston.

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British Invaders 335: The Children of Green Knowe (Part 1)

The Children of Green Knowe is a 1986 serial about a young student who goes to visit his newly-discovered family home at Green Knowe. He will meet some mysterious children from the past…. Based on the novel by Lucy Boston.

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British Invaders 334: The Colour of Magic (Part 2)

The Colour of Magic is a 2008 adaptation of Terry Pratchett’s first two Discworld novels: The Colour of Magic and The Light Fantastic. A tourist and failed wizard journey through Discworld while a villain is scheming and rising to power….

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British Invaders 333: The Colour of Magic (Part 1)

The Colour of Magic is a 2008 adaptation of Terry Pratchett’s first two Discworld novels: The Colour of Magic and The Light Fantastic. Is this an epic adventure with quests and wizardry or is it comedy that lampoons the fantasy genre?

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British Invaders 332: Ghost in the Water (Part 2)

Ghost in the Water was a BBC ghost story from 1982. Tess investigates the history of Abigail Parkes who died in her village a century earlier. Could Tess be doomed to repeat Abigail’s unfortunate fate?

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British Invaders 331: Ghost in the Water (Part 1)

Ghost in the Water is a ghost story from 1982. A teenager called Tess learns of girl who died in her village a century earlier. What will happen when Tess begins to unearth this history?

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British Invaders 330: Ashes to Ashes (Part 2)

Ashes to Ashes was the sequel to Life on Mars. Police detective Alex Drake finds herself in a hostage situation that goes very wrong. She wakes up to find herself in 1981! We see how she deals with that through 1981, 1982 and 1983. The series was first broadcast in 2008 through 2010.

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British Invaders 329: Ashes to Ashes (Part 1)

Ashes to Ashes was the sequel to Life on Mars. Alex Drake is a police detective who finds herself in a hostage situation that goes very wrong. She wakes up to find herself in the 1980s! How will she deal with being more than 25 years in the past? Did she really travel in time?

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British Invaders 328: Penda’s Fen (Part 2)

Penda’s Fen was a 1974 Play for Today. Stephen approaches his 18th birthday and experiences some strange visions. He also begins to question many things including religion, politics, his own sexuallity and the music of Edward Elgar. Perhaps even stranger things are happening in the world around him….

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British Invaders 327: Penda’s Fen (Part 1)

Penda’s Fen was a 1974 episode of Play for Today. As Stephen is approaching his 18th birthday, he experiences some strange visions. He also faces troubling questions involving religion, politics, sexuallity and music.

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British Invaders 326: Doctor Who Animated Reconstructions (Part 2)

Many black-and-white Doctor Who episodes from the 1960s are missing. New animated productions add visuals to the existing audio recordings of these missing serials. An aborted 1979 serial has also been completed with new animation. We now continue our discussion about the animated versions of Power of the Daleks​ (2016), ​Shada​ (2017) and ​The Macra Terror​ (2019).

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British Invaders 325: Doctor Who Animated Reconstructions (Part 1)

Many black-and-white Doctor Who episodes from the 1960s are missing. There are now animated productions that add new visuals to the existing audio recordings of these missing serials. An aborted 1970s serial has also been completed with new animated segments. In this discussion we talk about the animated versions of Power of the Daleks​ (2016), ​Shada​ (2017) and ​The Macra Terror​ (2019).

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