Faded Screens: Cult TV
Faded Screens: The Knowledge
Time travellers, sorcerers and magical themes from long ago: cult TV is great!

DVD cover: Jack Rosenthal's The Knowledge.
| EXIT | Cult TV | Time Travellers | Magical Themes | Drama/Thrillers | Film Studios |

A collection of links to Cult TV, predominantly Time Travellers, Sorcerers and Magical Memories of long ago..

Time Travellers

Adam Adamant Lives! - Sixties hero

Catweazle - Nothing works, Touchwood!

The Databanks of Clive Banks contain many memories of cult TV.

Dr Who - in Time And Relative Dimensions In Space.

Quantum Leap

Let's go Back to the Future with Marty & The Doc.

Sapphire and Steel

All irregularities will be handled by the forces controlling each dimension. Transuranic heavy elements may not be used where there is life.

Medium atomic weights are available: Gold, Mercury, Copper, Jet, Diamond, Radium, Sapphire, Silver and Steel.

Sapphire and Steel have been assigned...

The Tomorrow People- going for a jaunt?

Time After Time (The 1979 film) with Mary Steenburgen.

Timebusters - Timebusters go, catch the bus!



Ace Of Wands - Michael Mackenzie working his magic. [Off-line Dec 2012]

The Adventure Game As shown on BBC2 in the Eighties: an early Crystal Maze with thought provoking words such as Doogy Rev and a strange currency of Drogna.

Bewitched -The original Samantha Stephens with Elizabeth Montgomery, twitching her nose.

Children of the Stones - Seventies time, space and magic.

Joe 90 - Most Special Agent.


There are so many great pages to find, here is just a small selection...

The Lord of the Rings

TheOneRing.net forged by and for fans of J.R.R. Tolkien.

Go to The Grey Havens (no Dark Skies here) Tolkien resource.

Learn more about The Hobbit - editions of the book and the forthcoming movie.

Noggin the Nog

There are two excellent sites, both endorsed by Oliver Postgate of Smallfilms:

The first is Noggin the Nog and the other is Noggin's home, the Northlands.

Dragon's Friendly Society Check out the  Dragons' Friendly Society and the release of the Complete Saga of Noggin the Nog on DVD.

Shirley Holmes a keen new-age relative of Sherlock.

Small Time

Small Time with Pussy Cat Willum, Ollie Beak and Fred Barker.

Small Time  - The Complete History by Malcolm Batchelor

Roberta Leigh was the creator of Sara & Hoppity which was a series of puppet stories, highly popular with children, about a girl Sara, and her rescued goblin doll which had one leg shorter than the other - hence the name Hoppity.

Check out Alistair's Star Maidens site and see Catherine Bujold's montages. Buy the DVD and watch a young Judy Geeson and Gareth Thomas in this cult 1970s sci-fi series. 

Terrahawks - Gerry Anderson's space witches.

Everyone feels some nostalgia for the TV programmes that they watched when very young, so here (at Whirligig)  we attempt to bring back to you some of the flavour of television in the Fifties.
The Wizard of Oz - follow the yellow brick road, but watch out ! "I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog too!"


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