Space Patrol (1950–1955)

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Commander Corey and youthful Cadet Happy roam the 30th century universe in their ship "Terra" fighting super-villains Mr. Proteus and Prince Baccarratti and other badguys. Captured badguys ... See full summary »

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Complete series cast summary:
Ed Kemmer ...
 Cmdr. Buzz Corry (175 episodes, 1950-1955)
Lyn Osborn ...
 Cadet Happy (170 episodes, 1950-1955)
Nina Bara ...
 Tonga (138 episodes, 1951-1955)
Ken Mayer ...
 Maj. Robbie Robertson (112 episodes, 1951-1955)
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Commander Corey and youthful Cadet Happy roam the 30th century universe in their ship "Terra" fighting super-villains Mr. Proteus and Prince Baccarratti and other badguys. Captured badguys get zapped with the Paralyzer, then get reprogrammed with the Brainograph. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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13 March 1950 (USA)  »

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Satellite Police  »

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$25,000 (estimated)
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During the height of the 3-D craze in the early-1950s, "Space Patrol" broadcast television's first experiment with three-dimensional imagery, in the 1953 episode "The Theft of the Rocket Cockpit." Viewers were encouraged in advance to buy specially packaged Ralston-Purina cereals that included 3-D viewing glasses. See more »

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[repeated line]
Cadet Happy: Smokin' rockets!
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Featured in They Went to the Stars (1980) See more »

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Stratosphere
(Theme)
by Eric Spear
Francis Day & Hunter, Ltd., publishers (ASCAP)
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Fun and interesting early sci-fi program
3 June 2007 | by (Worcester, MA) – See all my reviews

This cheap production is like most early space exploration programs. Really impoverished sets, a slack-jawed hero, his goofy sidekick, and a quick pace with a total disregard towards realism. For sci-fi buffs, this could provide some interest as being one of the first space-exploration programs. From the ones I've seen, its also the most entertaining. Whereas "Flash Gordan" (the 50s TV program) and "Rocky Jones" were dull and sappy, this just cuts to what everyone wants to see (meaning no distracting romantic interludes). Its difficult to find and I wouldn't mind seeing some DVD company releasing it, at least in a single disc containing the best episodes. (6/10)


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