Terrahawks (1983–1986)

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Jeremy Hitchen ...
 Chick King / ... (39 episodes, 1983-1986)
Denise Bryer ...
 Mary Falconer / ... (39 episodes, 1983-1986)
Anne Ridler ...
 Cy-Star / ... (39 episodes, 1983-1986)
Ben Stevens ...
 Dix-Huit / ... (39 episodes, 1983-1986)
Windsor Davies ...
 Sergeant Major Zero (39 episodes, 1983-1986)
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In the year 2020 Earth is under threat from Martian androids who want revenge on the human race. They consist of Zelda, her son Youngstar and her sister called Sister. An organisation is set up on Earth called Terrahawks, which is top secret to the rest of the world. This is led by Dr Tiger Ninestein with other characters such as Sergeant Major Zero. Written by Anonymous

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8 October 1983 (UK)  »

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Jastrebovi Zemlje  »

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The original 16mm master negatives for the series are no longer believed to exist, or at least their whereabouts are currently unknown. The distributors only hold 1 inch video transfers taken from the masters and duplicates in the 1980s. This means that there could be some material missing from installments in circulation (the first two episodes are known to be affected by cuts). However, London Weekend Television retain the majority of their 16mm transmission prints which may contain any omitted footage, whilst some effects work and title sequence material (on 35mm film) are known to survive. See more »

Quotes

Hawkeye: [after a mid-air rendezvous with Kate] We must stop meeting like this.
Kate Kestrel: You're nothing if not original.
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Crazy Credits

The end credits are accompanied by a game of Tic-Tac-Toe played by the Zeroids (in blue), and Zelda's Cubes (in red). The winner of the game differed from episode to episode. See more »

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Referenced in EastEnders: Episode dated 15 February 2010 (2010) See more »

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Good all-round entertainment
9 April 2004 | by (Khamis Mushayt, Saudi Arabia) – See all my reviews

I have read the other reviews for this series and was quite pleased to note that there were very few criticisms. I suspect that I may have been one of the few who was an adult when I saw these programmes yet still sat through every episode - and looked forward to each new one beforehand. The great thing for me about these 30-minute gems was the fact that the stories were not deep (it was for young kids after all) yet they still worked on both an adult's and a child's level thereby ensuring that dad could sit down and watch this with the kids and be entertained too. Surprisingly nobody seems to have picked up on the clever casting of Windsor Davies who effectively reprised his role as the Sergeant-Major from the BBC sitcom "It Ain't Half Hot Mum". I reckon that for good all-round entertainment this is one of the best things Gerry Anderson ever did.


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Fricking class, wipes the floor with Thunderbirds. Billy_ouk
Music score Jericho_One
Who would you cast, if Terrahawks was made into a motion picture? Wolfman316
Tiger Ninestein looks like David Bowie Wolfman316
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Does the film from this show still exist? Would look great on Blu-Ray. monkeyjb1988
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