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Aro Recommended Tripods, The (TV Series)


UK 1982, 13x25 minutes
Dir. Graham Theakston
Rating: [G]
Genres: Television, Science Fiction, Family / Adventure, Futurism, Cult TV


Aroview: One of the BBC's most expensive serials was this imaginative, if uneven, handling of John Christopher's Tripods trilogy. In 2089, the Earth is ruled by giant metallic creatures that ritualistically 'brainwash' humans when they reach the age of sixteen.

13 Episodes on four cassettes.

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DVD Features

Twin set contains all thirteen episodes.

  • no extra features
  • aspect ratio: 4:3
  • 2-disc set

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