Two clips arrived on YouTube yesterday from Network DVD to promote their upcoming Blu-ray release of 1970s sci-fi drama, Space: 1999.
The series, which was created by Gerry Anderson and aired between 1975 and 1977, depicts the adventures of the 311 inhabitants of Moonbase Alpha as the Moon is blasted out of its orbit following a nuclear explosion and left drifting in space.
The new Blu-ray release has been extensively restored from the original film negatives and the episodes look as good as new (I’ve watched a few and can vouch for that fact). The following trailer and clip can be viewed in 1080p if you want to see the full effects of the restoration.
And here’s a clip from The Metamorph:
Limited edition box sets can be ordered from the Network website now, with a standard box also available.