The Catacombs Episode Guide

The Infernal Machine

Space Brain Year 1 - Episode 21 Mission of the Darians

Screenplay by Anthony Terpiloff
Elizabeth Barrows
Directed by David Tomblin
Guest Star Leo McKern
France/Canada La machine infernale The Infernal Machine 20 Aug 1977
Spain La máquina infernal The Infernal Machine28 Oct 1976
Germany Die Teufelmaschine The Infernal Machine 21 Aug 1977
Italy La macchina infernale The Infernal Machine 2 Jan 1977
Japan Space Devil, Infernal Machine 12 Jun 1977
Portugal A Máquina Infernal The Infernal Machine 30 Oct 1976
Sweden Maskin eller Människa Machine or Man 22 Dec 1977
South AfricaDie Gevaarlike Masjien The Dangerous Machine25 Nov 1977
Hungary Az ördögi gépezet 5 May 1977
USA (New York) 1 Feb 1976
USA (San Francisco) 28 Feb 1976
UK (ATV) 8 Jan 1976
UK (LWT) 10 Jan 1976

Machine or man? Alpha encounters one of the strangest mysteries of the universe - a living machine. ITC summary

Background

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SFX

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Music

Library tracks:

"Celestial Mirror" composed by John Cavacas (Chappell Recorded Music Library) was listed on cue sheets but not used.

Science

Continuity

Chronology:

Alpha Personnel:

Unknown number of fatalities: perhaps 2 laser tank crews, 3 Eagle pilots.

Alpha Technology:

Eagles:

Eagle 1 and 2 (armed); 4 (supply) (3 Eagles are destroyed)

Planets:

None.

Aliens:

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Delmer Powys Plebus Gwent from planet Zemo. Humanoid.

Props:

Footage:

Errors

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The supply Eagle exterior SFX shots show it docked to the portside. The interior set is docked to the starboard side.

Observations

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In the This Episode sequence, one shot shows the Moonbase through the rotating paddles of Gwent.

Merchandise:

Links

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