Forgotten TV ep 18-Ernie Hudson’s Forgotten TV Shows

March 18, 2018

A journey through the Forgotten TV era as we look at Ernie Hudson's 70s and 80s TV roles.
Interview with Ernie Hudson.

Music themes/clips included

-Man From Atlantis
-Highcliffe Manor
-The Super Powers Team: Galactic Guardians
-The Last Precinct

Forgotten TV News

-The Fantastic Journey TV airing on GetTV
(Iake Eissinmann interview on Obscurity Knocks)
-Anthony/Nancy Lawrence update
-45th anniversary of Six Million Dollar Man, 30th anniversary of Probe
-Supernatural/Scooby-Doo crossover
-Sid Marty Krofft to recieve lifetime achievement Emmy
-Warner Streaming shutting down
-Lynda Carter to recieve star on Hollowood Walk of Fame

Obituaries
David Ogden Stiers
Paul De Meo
Mickey Jones
John Mahoney

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Forgotten TV ep 17-The Phoenix

February 23, 2018

The 1981 TV movie and 1982 series The Phoenix is considered.

Watch The Phoenix on YouTube

Music themes/clips included

-Chariots of the Gods (1970)
-In Search of Ancient Astronauts (1973)
-William Shatner's Mysteries of the Gods (1977)
-In Search Of... theme music
-Battlestar Galactica opening narration/theme
-The Sixth Sense (1972) theme music
-"The Phoenix" composed by Mattia Cupelli
-The Phoenix (1981) movie themes
-1981 ABC Darkroom promo
-1981 ABC Greatest American Hero promo
-ABC 1981 Fall promo "Now is the Time"
-The Phoenix (1982) theme music

Thanks to
timetraveltv.com
Science Fiction Television Series 1959-1989 by Mark Phillips and Frank Garcia
Mattia Cupelli
Diane Mullen
Marli Kennedy
the Judson Scott Fan Club on Facebook
The Phoenix (starring Judson Scott) Facebook page

 

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Forgotten TV ep 16-Lucan

January 12, 2018

The 1977-1978 TV movie and series Lucan is considered.

Music themes/clips included

-Darkest Child - Kevin MacLeod
-1932 Tarzan radio show intro
-1977 ABC Sunday movie opening
-Lucan TV movie theme
-1977 ABC network "Still The One" promo
-RCA Selectavision VCR commercial
-ABC promo Brady Bunch Hour 1977

Additional thanks

Lucan the series fan website

Made for TV Mayhem blog

Darkest Child by Kevin MacLeod used under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license.

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Forgotten TV ep 15-Creepy TV Monster Movies of the 70s

November 4, 2017

The 1970s TV movies The Night Stalker, Gargoyles, Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark, and Trilogy of Terror-Amelia are considered.

The Night Stalker DVD

Kolchak: The Night Stalker DVD

Gargoyles DVD

Don't Be Afraid of the Dark DVD

Trilogy of Terror DVD

Music themes/clips included
-CBS Friday Night Movie theme 1966-1978
-Various ABC Movie of the Week promos
-The Night Stalker (1972) theme music/clips
-Kolchak: The Night Stalker TV series theme
-Dark Shadows Groovy Horror Head Toy Commercial
-Gargoyles (1973) theme music/clips
-Monster Vitamins Vincent Price TV commercial
-Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (1973) theme music/clips
-I Vant To Bite Your Finger TV commercial
-Night Gallery syndication promo
-Trilogy of Terror-Amelia (1975) theme music/clips

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Forgotten TV ep 14-The Spirit 1987 TV movie

October 16, 2017

The 1987 TV movie pilot The Spirit with Sam J Jones and Nana Visitor is considered.

Buy The Spirit DVD on Amazon

TV/movie Themes clipped

The Lone Ranger 1949
Dick Tracy 1950
Sheena Queen of the Jungle 1955
Zorro 1957
The Masked Marvel 1943
The Spirit theme 1987
The Spirit 2008 movie

Ohara 1986 ABC promo
Sledge Hammer! 1986 ABC promo
Starman 1986 ABC promo
Max Headroom 1986 ABC promo
ABC 1987 Friday Night Movie intro

Correction: Gotham airs on Fox, not the WB as stated.

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Forgotten TV ep 13-The Highwayman

August 28, 2017

The 1987 TV movie and 1988 series The Highwayman is considered.

Watch The Highwayman on YouTube

The Highwayman toy prototype exclusive photos

TV Themes clipped

Unsolved Mysteries
Married... with Children
21 Jump Street
DuckTales
Star Trek:The Next Generation

The Highwayman TV movie
The Highwayman TV series

Obituaries
Tobe Hooper 74
Jay Thomas 69
Jerry Lewis 91
June Foray 99
Martin Landau 89
Skip Homeier 86

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Forgotten TV ep 12-Saturday Morning Weirdness Part 2

August 5, 2017

Continuing the journey through the weird world of 1970s live-action Saturday morning TV and the world of Sid and Marty Krofft.

YouTube Companion Playlist

TV Themes clipped

The Lost Saucer
Far Out Space Nuts
Monster Squad
The Krofft Supershow
Electra Woman and Dyna Girl
Dr. Shrinker
Wonderbug
Magic Mongo
Bigfoot and Wildboy
CBS Saturday morning promo 1975

DVDs available:

The World of Sid and Marty Krofft
Sid & Marty Kroffts Saturday Morning Hits
Electra Woman and Dyna Girl
Electra Woman and Dyna Girl (2016)

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Forgotten TV ep 11-Saturday Morning Weirdness Part 1

July 16, 2017

A journey through the weird world of 1970s live-action Saturday morning TV and the world of Sid and Marty Krofft.

YouTube Companion Playlist

TV Themes clipped

Tom Corbett, Space Cadet
Captain Midnight
The Pinky Lee Show
H.R. Pufnstuf
Lancelot Link-Secret Chimp
The Bugaloos
Lidsville
Sigmund and the Sea Monsters

1971 ABC Saturday morning promo

DVDs available:

H.R. Pufnstuf: The Complete Series
Lancelot Link: Secret Chimp
The Bugaloos - The Complete Series
Sigmund and the Sea Monsters - Complete Series

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Forgotten TV ep 10-Otherworld

July 1, 2017

The 1985 CBS series Otherworld is considered.

Watch Otherworld YouTube

TV Themes clipped

TJ Hooker
Ripley's Believe It Or Not
Scarecrow and Mrs. King
The A-Team
V:The Series
The Fall Guy
Feb 85 CBS promo

Otherworld opening segment

CBS Bumper/ID
Street Hawk Dec 84 promo
1984 CBS Sat night lineup promo

Obituary-Stephen Furst, 63.

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Forgotten TV ep 9-The Fantastic Journey

June 11, 2017

The 1977 NBC series The Fantastic Journey is discussed.

Watch The Fantastic Journey on YouTube

Correction: Snarf appeared on Thundercats, not Masters of the Universe as mentioned. 

TV Themes clipped
1977 The Fantastic Journey pilot theme
1977 The Fantastic Journey series theme

1977 NBC spinning logo theme
1977 NBC Grizzly Adams promo
1977 NBC Man From Atlantis promo

Obituary-Adam West, 88.

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