GERRY ANDERSON’S UFO ON BLU-RAY
***Order from The Official Gerry Anderson Shop and receive a set of 10 exclusive postcards of previously unpublished UFO screen tests from Gerry Anderson's personal archive! ***
THE FIRST live-action television series from the legendary creators of Thunderbirds Gerry and Sylvia Anderson, UFO is here in a new HD restoration. The series features all 26 episodes and is simply stunning.
The series remains a benchmark sci-fi production, featuring mature storylines and ground-breaking special effects. It is presented here with original mono or 5.1 soundtracks, alongside a wealth of new special features.
1980: After ten years development in top secrecy, "SHADO" – Supreme Headquarters Alien Defence Organisation – goes live. Its aim: to combat the threat of an alien invasion from a dying race who abduct humans to repair their own decaying bodies. SHADO's dedicated operatives fight a secret war against Earth's terrifying new menace: on land, sea, air – and in space!
Special features include:
From Earth to the Moon brand new feature-length documentary with interviews, archive video, audio and stills - many of which have never been seen or heard before.
The Women of UFO – new documentary discussing the improving sexual equality depicted in UFO and the role of science fiction in striving for that change
- Identified: SHADO New Recruits Briefing - a newly created SHADO briefing film narrated by Matt Zimmerman
- Exclusive 600 page book on the making of UFO by archive television historian Andrew Pixley
- Dolby 5.1 audio mix as well as existing as-transmitted mono audio
- Film material, including textless episode title backgrounds, textless end titles, stock footage, TV spots, extra footage for Identified and Exposed, unused footage from Timelash and The Long Sleep, Italian trailers
- Audio commentaries: Identified with Gerry Anderson and Sub-Smash with Ed Bishop
- S.I.D. Computer Voice Session and audio outtakes for these sessions and Kill Straker!
- Archive Ed Bishop audio interview from 1986
- Tomorrow Today: Future Fashions with Sylvia Anderson
- Extensive image galleries – including previously unseen images
- PLUS TEN UFO SCREEN TEST POSTCARDS from GERRY ANDERSON's personal archive - available EXCLUSIVELY when purchasing this set from the official Gerry Anderson store!
Catalogue Number : 7958059
Number of Discs 6
Picture 1080p HD 1.33:1
Sound Dolby 5.1 / Mono / English
Region B (Europe) In USA region free player required
Time 1300 mins + extras