British Invaders 452: Alice in Wonderland (Part 2)

Alice in Wonderland was a 1986 BBC adaptation of the classic book by Lewis Carroll. Journey from sepia into colour as we enter Wonderland!

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British Invaders 451: Alice in Wonderland (Part 1)

Alice in Wonderland was a 1986 BBC adaptation of the classic book by Lewis Carroll.

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British Invaders 450: Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire (Part 2)

Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire was a sword-and-sorcery comedy from 2009. This co-production from BBC2 and Comedy Central brought us a team of mostly-bumbling adventurers who try to save Hessemeel from the tyrant Chancellor Dongalor!

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British Invaders 449: Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire (Part 1)

Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire was a sword-and-sorcery comedy from 2009. It was a co-production from BBC2 and Comedy Central.

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British Invaders 448: Stig of the Dump (Part 2)

Stig of the Dump was a 2002 BBC adaptation of the classic children’s novel by Clive King. Young Barney has discovered a pre-human hominid living by a dump. Where will their friendship lead? Where did “Stig” come from?

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British Invaders 447: Stig of the Dump (Part 1)

Stig of the Dump was a 2002 BBC adaptation of the classic children’s novel by Clive King. What will happen when young Barney discovers a prehistoric man living nearby?

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British Invaders 446: Noggin the Nog (Part 2)

Noggin the Nog was a Smallfilms series that ran from 1959 to 1965 and briefly returned in 1982. Noggin, King of the Nogs befriends a talking bird and an ice dragon! He goes on all sorts of adventures, and tries to thwart his evil uncle Nogbad the Bad.

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British Invaders 445: Noggin the Nog (Part 1)

Noggin the Nog was a Smallfilms series that ran from 1959 to 1965 and briefly returned in 1982. Noggin becomes King of the Nogs and befriends a talking bird and an ice dragon! Can he stop his evil uncle Nogbad the Bad from stealing his throne?

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British Invaders 444: Skellig (Part 2)

Skellig was a 2009 Sky TV production. The 100-minute TV movie was an adaptation of David Almond’s novel of the same title. Who is the strange man living in Michael’s shed? What unusual abilities does he have?

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British Invaders 443: Skellig (Part 1)

Skellig was a 2009 Sky TV production. It was an adaptation of David Almond’s novel of the same title.

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British Invaders 442: The Watch (Part 2)

The Watch was a 2021 series based on elements of Terry Pratchett’s Discworld books. With a legalized assassins’ guild and thieves’ guild, there was little need for a police force in Ankh-Morpork. Can the languishing City Watch begin to fight crime once again?

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British Invaders 441: The Watch (Part 1)

The Watch was a 2021 series based on elements of Terry Pratchett’s Discworld books. After years of legal thefts and assassinations, can the City Watch be turned into an effective police force?

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British Invaders 440: Mister Corbett’s Ghost (Part 2)

Mister Corbett’s Ghost was an ITV adaptation of Leon Garfield’s 1972 short story of the same name. The seasonal ghost story was broadcast on ITV in late December 1987.

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British Invaders 439: Mister Corbett’s Ghost (Part 1)

Mister Corbett’s Ghost was an adaptation of Leon Garfield’s 1972 short story of the same name. This seasonal ghost story was broadcast on ITV in December of 1987.

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British Invaders 438: The New Avengers (Part 2)

The New Avengers was the 1970s contiuation of the classic 1960s ITV spy-fi series The Avengers. Steed, Purdy and Gambit go up against spies, super-spies, robots and more! This show is not related to the Marvel Superhero franchise of the same name.

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British Invaders 437: Doctor Who 60th Anniversary!

The first episode of Doctor Who was originally broadcast on November 23, 1963 — 60 years ago today! Doctor Who would become a classic, and it is still being produced today. Join us as we celebrate the sixtieth anniversary of the quintessential British Science Fiction series!

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British Invaders 436: The New Avengers (Part 1)

The New Avengers was the 1970s follow-up to the 1960s classic ITV espionage series The Avengers. It included some science-fiction elements and is often considered a “spy-fi” show. It isn’t related to the Marvel Superhero franchise of the same name.

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British Invaders 435: The Green Man (Part 2)

The Green Man was a 1990 BBC adaptation of the novel by Kingsley Amis from 1969. Albert Finney stars as hotelier and heavy drinker Maurice Allington. What happens when a teller of ghost stories sees a ghost of his own?

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British Invaders 434: The Green Man (Part 1)

The Green Man was a 1990 adaptation of the novel by Kingsley Amis. Albert Finney stars in this ghostly mini-series.

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British Invaders 433: Humans (Part 2)

Humans was a Channel 4 series about androids called “synths” that ran from 2015 to 2018. It brought up ideas of consciousness, rights, personhood and more.

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British Invaders 432: Humans (Part 1)

Humans was a Channel 4 series about androids called “synths” and how they interact with the general population. It ran from 2015 to 2018.

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British Invaders 431: Thunderbirds Movies (Part 2)

Thunderbirds was a 1960s Supermarionation puppet series from Gerry Anderson. In one of our “spinoff to different medium” discussions, we’re now covering the three Thunderbirds movies. The original puppet-based format went into the cinema with Thunderbirds are Go (1966) and Thunderbird 6 (1968). Puppets were replaced by real live actors for Thunderbirds (2004)!

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British Invaders 430: Thunderbirds Movies (Part 1)

Thunderbirds was a classic 1960s Supermarionation series from Gerry Anderson. This time, we’re talking about the three Thunderbirds movies. Thunderbirds are Go (1966) and Thunderbird 6 (1968) used the puppet format of the original series, while Thunderbirds (2004) brought the franchise to live action for the first time!

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British Invaders 429: Nobody’s House (Part 2)

Nobody’s House was a 1976 ITV children’s series about a ghost only known as “Nobody”. A family buys an old house in the country and discovers that it’s haunted! The ghost of a Victorian workhouse boy teaches us about the past and introduces us to a few more ghosts.

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British Invaders 428: Nobody’s House (Part 1)

Nobody’s House was a 1976 children’s series about a ghost called “Nobody”. A family moves from London to the country — only to find that their Victorian house is haunted!

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British Invaders 427: Quatermass 70th Anniversary!

Episode 1 of The Quatermass Experiment was first broadcast on July 18, 1953 — 70 years ago today! The Quatermass serials would become some of the most influential television programs from the UK. Join us as we celebrate the anniversary of this classic.

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British Invaders 426: The Midwich Cuckoos (Part 2)

The Midwich Cuckoos was a 2022 SkyTV adaptation of John Wyndham’s 1957 novel. All of the women of childbearing age in the village of Midwich become pregnant at the same time. What will the children born of this event be like?

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British Invaders 425: The Midwich Cuckoos (Part 1)

The Midwich Cuckoos was 2022 adaptation of John Wyndham’s classic novel of the same name. Everyone in the quiet village of Midwich loses consciousness all at once. What will happen when they all wake up simultaneously?

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British Invaders 424: Space Patrol (Part 2)

Space Patrol was a marionette puppet series from 1963. Larry Dart, Slim and Husky travel the solar system and beyond aboard Galasphere 347. This crew hails from Earth, Venus and Mars, and they encounter a variety of aliens.

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British Invaders 423: Space Patrol (Part 1)

Space Patrol was a marionette puppet series from 1963. Join Larry Dart, Slim and Husky as they travel the solar system aboard Galasphere 347!

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British Invaders 422: Intruders (Part 2)

Intruders was BBC 2 and BBC America co-production from 2014. The miniseries was based on the novel by Michael Marshall Smith. Why are people behaving strangely and going missing? What is the struggle for control that some characters seem to be going through?

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British Invaders 421: Intruders (Part 1)

Intruders was 2014 miniseries based on the novel by Michael Marshall Smith. Why are people behaving strangely and going missing? What is the struggle for control that some characters seem to be going through?

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British Invaders 420: Ivor the Engine (Part 2)

Ivor the Engine was an animated children’s show that first ran on ITV in 1958 and 1959. It moved to the BBC for its return in the 1970s. This Smallfilms production was set in rural Wales, and it was about a steam engine with a mind of his own. It also featured donkeys, elephants and dragons!

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British Invaders 419: Ivor the Engine (Part 1)

Ivor the Engine was an animated series for children that debuted in the late 1950s and returned in the 1970s. This Smallfilms production was about a steam engine with a mind of his own. It also had the odd dragon….

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British Invaders 418: Lost in Austen (Part 2)

Lost in Austen is a 2008 ITV drama where a modern-day woman finds herself inside the events of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. Can she stand in for Elizabeth Bennett? What will Miss Bennet make of modern-day London?

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British Invaders 417: Lost in Austen (Part 1)

Lost in Austen is a 2008 ITV drama where a modern-day woman finds herself inside the events of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. How will this modern influence change the classic story?

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British Invaders 416: The Curse of the Mummy (Part 2)

The Curse of the Mummy is a 1970 episode of ITV’s Mystery and Imagination series of TV plays. This adaptation of Bram Stoker’s 1903 novel The Jewel of the Seven Stars features the daughter of an Egyptologist taking change when her father inexplicably falls ill….

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British Invaders 415: The Curse of the Mummy (Part 1)

The Curse of the Mummy was a 1970 episode of ITV’s Mystery and Imagination strand of TV plays. The production was an adaptation of Bram Stoker’s 1903 Egyptology-themed novel The Jewel of the Seven Stars.

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British Invaders 414: Terry Pratchett’s Going Postal (Part 2)

Terry Pratchett’s Going Postal was a 2010 Sky Television adaptation of one of the Discworld novels (also called Going Postal). Former con artist Moist von Lipwig must pay for his crimes by attempting to revive the postal service. Can this public institution successfully compete against a commercial communications system called “The Clacks”?

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British Invaders 413: Terry Pratchett’s Going Postal (Part 1)

Terry Pratchett’s Going Postal was a 2010 Sky adaptation of one of the Discworld novels (also called Going Postal). Moist von Lipwig must pay for his crimes by attempting to reverse the fortunes of the postal service!

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