Land Of The Giants Complete TV Series DVD Collection
Land of the Giants was an hour-long American science fiction television program lasting two seasons beginning on September 22, 1968 and ending on March 22, 1970. The show was created and produced by Irwin Allen. Land of the Giants was the fourth of Allen's science fiction TV series. The show was aired on ABC and released by 20th Century Fox Television. The series was filmed entirely in color and ran for 51 episodes. The show starred Gary Conway and Don Marshall. Author Murray Leinster also wrote three novels in 1968 and 1969 based on the television series.Land of the Giants DVD
It is without doubt that Land of the Giants DVD set is true discovery for classic sci-fi series fans.
The series will hardly keep you bored. Right from the start, you immerse into breathtaking deep space adventures. The story tells us about sub-orbital spaceship “Spindrift”. During ordinary route it faces mysterious space storm and materializes near very strange planet. Everything there is gigantic, including the inhabitants. Unfortunately, the spaceship crashes on the planet and appears to be unrepairable. The crew members and passengers become trapped. They must learn to survive and coexist with mostly unfriendly and hostile native population whom they call Giants. The humanoids on the planet are twelve times larger than humans. Certainly, buildings, vehicles, home furniture are gigantic too. Luckily, Earth technologies are superior, human spacemen are brave, smart, and united. Many episodes narrate about saving captured crew members or making unions with individual friendly Giants. Extremely addictive story outswings, dangerous environment, fight for survival are merely a few attractions this awesome series can offer.
With its unusual setting and storyline, excellent actor play and record budget per episode at that time (250000$), The Land of Giants is definitely perfect choice for those who like genuine science fiction. It features unbelievable for that time and still looking impressive visual effects, camera tricks, and enormous realistic props that had the watching audience believe they were watching seven spacemen accidentally trapped on a deadly planet, where everything was enormously huge. The series hasn’t lost its charm and is still well remembered by those who have seen it during its first run. Without doubt the Land of Giants can easily compete with such outstanding sci-fi hits as “Star Trek” which was on the air at the time, “Lost in Space”, and “Time Tunnel”. The original series of “Land of the Giants” is highly entertaining TV show that has all of the features that made its creator Irwin Allen productions so world-wide popular. This fantastic story totally catches your attention, makes you forget the time and is basically just a lot of fun.
The DVD set presents full two Seasons of 51 episodes in best video and audio quality possible.