TV Series | | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
The crew of Moonbase Alpha must struggle to survive when a massive explosion throws the Moon from orbit into deep space.
According to the documentary "Kubrick's Boxes", Stanley Kubrick threatened legal action against the producers saying this show borrowed the look of 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968).
We're all aliens, until we get to know one another.
Whenever anyone uses a commlock, a communications column in a hallway, or a comm terminal in a room they never set a channel for the call they make; they simply activate the device and it automatically connects to whomever the caller is looking to speak to.
During the first season, excerpts for each week's episode were incorporated into the opening credits, which was something of a Gerry Anderson trademark.
The North American DVD release includes footage not included in original US broadcasts.