FIREBALL XL5 Complete Series
6-DVD Box Set
6 DISCS All 39 episodes, including the first full-length colourised episode, two documentaries and commemorative booklet.
Sci-Fi Animation. Colour and black & white. Years: 1962-1963.
Running time approx 975 mins.
Cast: Paul Maxwell, Sylvia Anderson, David Graham, John Bluthal and Gerry Anderson.
Directed by Gerry Anderson, David Elliott, Bill Harris, John Kelly and Alan Pattillo.
Composer: Barry Gray.
This definitive edition comprises all 39 episodes of Fireball XL5, together with the first full-length colourised episode, two brand new documentaries, a commemorative booklet by TV historian Andrew Pixley and much more.
“OKAY, VENUS?” “OKAY, STEVE.” “RIGHT. LET’S GO!”
The year is 2062, and World Space Patrol ship Fireball XL5 is assigned to Sector 25, where intrepid pilot Steve Zodiac, ably assisted by Doctor Venus and Professor Matthew Matic, faces such dangers as planetomic missiles, explosive gas clouds, space spies, and alien races both warlike and benign.
SPECIAL FEATURES: A WONDERLAND OF STARUST
A brand new documentary about the making of Fireball XL5 featuring contributions from creators Gerry Anderson and Sylvia Anderson, as well as numerous members of the crew including David Elliott, Alan Pattillo and Brian Johnson.
DRAWN IN SUPERMARIONATION
This new, exclusive documentary chronicles the comic strip adaptations of the early AP Films series and features contributions from director of merchandising Keith Shackleton and artists Bill Mevin, Mike Noble and Colin Page.
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A SPACE GENERAL
A brand new, colourised edition of Fireball XL5, taken from a new HD transfer of the original film elements.
BILL MEVIN’S SUPERCAR HOME MOVIE
Previously unseen footage filmed by TV Comic artist Bill Mevin during production on Supercar.
ZOOM ICE LOLLY ADVERTS
Fireball XL5 can be seen on Talking Pictures TV on Saturdays at 2.35pm.
£25 with Free UK postage.