Land of the Giants (1968–1970)
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The Mechanical Man 

A huge robot that is even bigger than many of the giants that the castaways have encountered accidentally destroys a store and in the process kills a policeman. Steve, Mark and Fitzhugh, ... See full summary »

Director:

Harry Harris

Writers:

Irwin Allen (created by), William L. Stuart
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Gary Conway ... Capt. Steve Burton
Don Matheson ... Mark Wilson
Stefan Arngrim ... Barry Lockridge
Don Marshall ... Dan Erickson
Deanna Lund ... Valerie Scott
Heather Young ... Betty Hamilton
Kurt Kasznar ... Alexander B. Fitzhugh
Broderick Crawford ... Prof. Gorn
Stuart Margolin ... Zoral
William Chapman William Chapman ... Secretary Mek
James Daris James Daris ... Super Giant Robot
Richard Carlyle Richard Carlyle ... Special Policeman
Steven Marlo ... Minor SID Official
Erik L. Nelson ... SID Officer (as Erik Nelson)
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A huge robot that is even bigger than many of the giants that the castaways have encountered accidentally destroys a store and in the process kills a policeman. Steve, Mark and Fitzhugh, who were scavenging for food and supplies witness this and in the process Mark and Fitzhugh are captured. They are then brought to the laboratory of its creator Professor Gorn who offers to help them return to Earth if they can help him fix the flaw in his creation. They eventually do and the robot works perfectly. Unfortunately, Gorn double crosses them and decides to turn them over to the SID. Written by Brian Washington <Sargebri@att.net>

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Sci-Fi

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Language:

English

Release Date:

21 September 1969 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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This is the first episode of the second season. It features a new opening theme song as well as a new opening sequence. See more »

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Season two is officially open!!
15 March 2018 | by elo-equipamentosSee all my reviews

Season two of LOTG came in with new clothes by Irwin Allen who provide some changes like new openning credits,news dress for some characters,news props like the laser gun and a divice like a periscope handling,the story start in same street where shot "The Chase" near the harbor,was invited a famous actor as Broderick Crawford to start with right foot the openning episode,but somehow with the usual results,Heather Young was pregnat and had to stay covered on Spaceship, even so it bring great momories for my childhood in 1971!!

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First watch: 1971 / How many: 4 / Source: TV-Cable TV-VHS-DVD / Rating: 7


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