The Starlost (1973–1974)

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A group of humans must explore a vast starship in order to find the controls to save it from destruction.


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Creator:

Harlan Ellison

Awards

1 win.

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29 December 2003 | wtdk12
Lost in translation
Harlan Ellison's first and only attempt to create a science fiction television series, The Starlost was doomed to failure almost from the start. Ellison had his name removed from the series when the producers decided to make a number of knuckleheaded decisions about the show and its direction.

It's too bad as the series premise itself would make a fascinating weekly series or movie. Science fiction author Ben Bova wrote a parody of the situation that occurred to Ellison with a novel (I believe it's now out of print)entitled Starcrossed.

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Release Date:

22 September 1973

Language

English


Country of Origin

Canada

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