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Space: 1999 Blu-Ray Review

Space: 1999 was one of my favorite science fiction  series of the seventies.  I was just a kid, but I was captivated by the adventures of the denizens of Moon Base Alpha.

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Moon Base Alpha from Space:1999

Now A&E is releasing Season 1 of Space: 1999 on Blu-ray.  Earlier DVD releases had left fans disappointed in the overall quality.    The Blu-ray offering blows the DVD set out of the water.  Rumors abounded that the earlier DVD sets were taken from 16mm stock, but the Blu-ray is reportedly transferred from a much higher quality 35mm master.  The series is also restored to the correct 4:3 ratio.  As an improvement, the audio track is in 5.1 surround sound and there are several hours of bonus features as well as the 24 episodes.

For fans of Space: 1999, the Season 1 Blu-ray set will be a welcome addition to your high definition collection.

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Space: 1999 – TV intro (season 1) HQ (1975)

The crew of Moonbase Alpha must struggle to survive when a massive explosion throws the Moon from orbit into deep space.

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The Making of Space 1999

The Making of Space 1999

Now for the first time, the complete story behind Space: 1999! A backstage look at the creation and production of a TV series! Lots of photos — many available for the first time anywhere. Candid pictures of the technical crew at work and spectac

List Price: $ 1.95

Price: $ 49.99

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