Atomic Tales

A new series of classic American 1950s sci-fi.

Episodes

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01Their Gaze Was Green2006073120060801
20070625 (BBC7)
20070626 (BBC7)
20071119 (BBC7)
20071120 (BBC7)
20080606 (BBC7)
20080607 (BBC7)
20090223 (BBC7)
20090224 (BBC7)
20101213 (BBC7)
20101219 (BBC7)
20101220 (BBC7)
20140104 (BBC7)
20140105 (BBC7)
20150808 (BBC7)
20150809 (BBC7)
20161231 (BBC7)
20170101 (BBC7)

Space heroes Jack and Chip tackle green Venusian terrorists. 1950s American sci-fi spoof.

Space heroes Jack and Chip tackle green Venusian terrorists in the 1950s American sci-fi spoof.

Starring John Guerrasio, Jeff Harding, Allison Warnyca, Lewis McLeod, Colin Stinton and Liza Ross.

Written by Adam Tandy and Nat Sones.

Producer: Adam Bromley.

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in July 2006.

Space heroes Jack and Chip tackle green Venusian terrorists. 1950s American sci-fi spoof.

Space heroes Jack and Chip tackle green Venusian terrorists. 1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio. From July 2006.

Our heroes are faced with Venusian terrorists.

Classic American 1950s sci-fi.

01Their Gaze Was Green2006073120060801
20070625 (BBC7)
20070626 (BBC7)
20071119 (BBC7)
20071120 (BBC7)
20080606 (BBC7)
20080607 (BBC7)
20090223 (BBC7)
20090224 (BBC7)
20101213 (BBC7)
20101219 (BBC7)
20101220 (BBC7)
20140104 (BBC7)
20140105 (BBC7)
20150808 (BBC7)
20150809 (BBC7)

Space heroes Jack and Chip tackle green Venusian terrorists. 1950s American sci-fi spoof.

Space heroes Jack and Chip tackle green Venusian terrorists. 1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio. From July 2006.

Space heroes Jack and Chip tackle green Venusian terrorists. 1950s American sci-fi spoof.

Our heroes are faced with Venusian terrorists.

Classic American 1950s sci-fi.

02And Mother Makes Millions2006080120060802
20070626 (BBC7)
20070627 (BBC7)
20071120 (BBC7)
20071121 (BBC7)
20080609 (BBC7)
20080610 (BBC7)
20090302 (BBC7)
20090303 (BBC7)
20101220 (BBC7)
20140111 (BBC7)
20140112 (BBC7)
20150815 (BBC7)
20150816 (BBC7)

A dashing male stranger enters a world where human women can no longer have children.

A dashing male stranger enters a world where human women can no longer have children, but is he all that he seems? 1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio. From August 2006.

A dashing male stranger enters a world where human women can no longer have children, but is he all that he seems?

This episode paints a chilling portrait of a world without children.

02And Mother Makes Millions2006080120060802
20070626 (BBC7)
20070627 (BBC7)
20071120 (BBC7)
20071121 (BBC7)
20080609 (BBC7)
20080610 (BBC7)
20090302 (BBC7)
20090303 (BBC7)
20101220 (BBC7)
20140111 (BBC7)
20140112 (BBC7)
20150815 (BBC7)
20150816 (BBC7)
20170107 (BBC7)
20170108 (BBC7)

A dashing male stranger enters a world where human women can no longer have children.

A dashing male stranger enters a world where human women can no longer have children, but is he all that he seems? 1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio. From August 2006.

A dashing male stranger enters a world where human women can no longer have children, but is he all that he seems?

This episode paints a chilling portrait of a world without children.

03I've Got Your Number2006080220060803
20070627 (BBC7)
20070628 (BBC7)
20071121 (BBC7)
20071122 (BBC7)
20080610 (BBC7)
20080611 (BBC7)
20090309 (BBC7)
20090310 (BBC7)
20101227 (BBC7)
20140118 (BBC7)
20140119 (BBC7)
20150822 (BBC7)
20150823 (BBC7)

A man loses his identity and ends up in double trouble. 1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio. From August 2006.

A man loses his identity and ends up in double trouble.

Stanford Krank has created a brilliant think piece, where all mankind has a unique number, but what if your number was copied?

1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio.

03I've Got Your Number2006080220060803
20070627 (BBC7)
20070628 (BBC7)
20071121 (BBC7)
20071122 (BBC7)
20080610 (BBC7)
20080611 (BBC7)
20090309 (BBC7)
20090310 (BBC7)
20101227 (BBC7)
20140118 (BBC7)
20140119 (BBC7)
20150822 (BBC7)
20150823 (BBC7)
20170114 (BBC7)
20170115 (BBC7)

A man loses his identity and ends up in double trouble.

A man loses his unique numbered identity - and lands in double trouble, when his number gets copied.

1950s American sci-fi spoof starring John Guerrasio, Jeff Harding, Allison Warnyca, Lewis McLeod, Colin Stinton and Liza Ross.

Written by Adam Tandy and Nat Sones.

Producer: Adam Bromley.

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in August 2006.

A man loses his identity and ends up in double trouble. 1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio. From August 2006.

Stanford Krank has created a brilliant think piece, where all mankind has a unique number, but what if your number was copied?

1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio.

04Land Of Plenty2006031820060319
20060803 (BBC7)
20060804 (BBC7)
20070628 (BBC7)
20070629 (BBC7)
20071122 (BBC7)
20071123 (BBC7)
20080611 (BBC7)
20080612 (BBC7)
20090316 (BBC7)
20090317 (BBC7)
20110103 (BBC7)
20140125 (BBC7)
20140126 (BBC7)
20150829 (BBC7)
20150830 (BBC7)
20170121 (BBC7)
20170122 (BBC7)

Tinned food lets man live on Mars, until the can openers fail.

In tomorrow's world, all human food is delivered by Freshmart in sealed mag-cans to the residents of Mars.

But what if the can-openers malfunctioned and people are forced to eat dangerous leftovers...?

1950s American sci-fi spoof starring John Guerrasio, Jeff Harding, Allison Warnyca, Lewis McLeod, Colin Stinton and Liza Ross.

Written by Adam Tandy and Nat Sones.

Producer: Adam Bromley.

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in March 2006.

Tinned food lets man live on Mars, until the can openers fail. 1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio. From March 2006.

Futuristic tale set on Mars, where human food is stored in specially sealed Mag-cans.

What if the can-openers malfunctioned?

Humanity lives on tinned food on Mars.

Everything seems perfect until the cans start to malfunction.

1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio.

From March 2006.

04Land Of Plenty2006031820060319
20060803 (BBC7)
20060804 (BBC7)
20070628 (BBC7)
20070629 (BBC7)
20071122 (BBC7)
20071123 (BBC7)
20080611 (BBC7)
20080612 (BBC7)
20090316 (BBC7)
20090317 (BBC7)
20110103 (BBC7)
20140125 (BBC7)
20140126 (BBC7)
20150829 (BBC7)
20150830 (BBC7)

Tinned food lets man live on Mars, until the can openers fail.

Tinned food lets man live on Mars, until the can openers fail. 1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio. From March 2006.

Futuristic tale set on Mars, where human food is stored in specially sealed Mag-cans.

What if the can-openers malfunctioned?

Humanity lives on tinned food on Mars.

Everything seems perfect until the cans start to malfunction.

1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio.

From March 2006.

05Unstoppable!2006080420060805
20070629 (BBC7)
20070630 (BBC7)
20071123 (BBC7)
20071124 (BBC7)
20080612 (BBC7)
20080613 (BBC7)
20090323 (BBC7)
20090324 (BBC7)
20110110 (BBC7)
20140201 (BBC7)
20140202 (BBC7)
20150905 (BBC7)
20150906 (BBC7)

It's white-knuckle time as a space train hurtles towards Earth.

It's white-knuckle time as a space train hurtles towards Earth. 1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio. From August 2006.

The tension continues in the sci-fi serial as a space train hurtles towards Earth.

A white-knuckle ride of interstellar thrills.

1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio.

From August 2006.

05Unstoppable!2006080420060805
20070629 (BBC7)
20070630 (BBC7)
20071123 (BBC7)
20071124 (BBC7)
20080612 (BBC7)
20080613 (BBC7)
20090323 (BBC7)
20090324 (BBC7)
20110110 (BBC7)
20140201 (BBC7)
20140202 (BBC7)
20150905 (BBC7)
20150906 (BBC7)
20170128 (BBC7)
20170129 (BBC7)

It's white-knuckle time as a space train hurtles towards Earth.

It's white-knuckle time as a space train hurtles towards Earth. 1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio. From August 2006.

The tension continues in the sci-fi serial as a space train hurtles towards Earth.

A white-knuckle ride of interstellar thrills.

1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio.

From August 2006.

06Night Of The Cicadas2006081120071126 (BBC7)
20150912 (BBC7)
20150913 (BBC7)

Small chirruping insects grow huge and hunger for human flesh.

Small chirruping insects grow huge and hunger for human flesh. 1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio. From August 2006.

06 LASTNight Of The Cicadas2006080720060808
20070702 (BBC7)
20070703 (BBC7)
20071126 (BBC7)
20071127 (BBC7)
20080613 (BBC7)
20080614 (BBC7)
20090330 (BBC7)
20090331 (BBC7)
20110117 (BBC7)
20140208 (BBC7)
20140209 (BBC7)

Small chirruping insects grow huge and hunger for human flesh.

Small chirruping insects grow huge and hunger for human flesh. 1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio. From August 2006.

The cicada is a friendly chirruping insect, but what if it grew to a vast size and hungered for human flesh?

1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio.

From August 2006.

06 LASTNight Of The Cicadas2006080720060808
20070702 (BBC7)
20070703 (BBC7)
20071126 (BBC7)
20071127 (BBC7)
20080613 (BBC7)
20080614 (BBC7)
20090330 (BBC7)
20090331 (BBC7)
20110117 (BBC7)
20140208 (BBC7)
20140209 (BBC7)

Small chirruping insects grow huge and hunger for human flesh.

Small chirruping insects grow huge and hunger for human flesh. 1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio. From August 2006.

The cicada is a friendly chirruping insect, but what if it grew to a vast size and hungered for human flesh?

1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio.

From August 2006.

0101Their Gaze Was Green2006073120060801
20070625 (BBC7)
20070626 (BBC7)
20071119 (BBC7)
20071120 (BBC7)
20080606 (BBC7)
20080607 (BBC7)
20090223 (BBC7)
20090224 (BBC7)
20101213 (BBC7)
20101219 (BBC7)
20101220 (BBC7)

Our heroes are faced with Venusian terrorists.

Classic American 1950s sci-fi.

0102And Mother Makes Millions2006080120060802
20070626 (BBC7)
20070627 (BBC7)
20071120 (BBC7)
20071121 (BBC7)
20080609 (BBC7)
20080610 (BBC7)
20090302 (BBC7)
20090303 (BBC7)
20101220 (BBC7)

A dashing male stranger enters a world where human women can no longer have children, but is he all that he seems?

This episode paints a chilling portrait of a world without children.

A dashing male stranger enters a world where human women can no longer have children.

0103I've Got Your Number2006080220060803
20070627 (BBC7)
20070628 (BBC7)
20071121 (BBC7)
20071122 (BBC7)
20080610 (BBC7)
20080611 (BBC7)
20090309 (BBC7)
20090310 (BBC7)
20101227 (BBC7)

Stanford Krank has created a brilliant think piece, where all mankind has a unique number, but what if your number was copied?

A man loses his identity and ends up in double trouble.

1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio.

0104Land Of Plenty2006031820060319
20060803 (BBC7)
20060804 (BBC7)
20070628 (BBC7)
20070629 (BBC7)
20071122 (BBC7)
20071123 (BBC7)
20080611 (BBC7)
20080612 (BBC7)
20090316 (BBC7)
20090317 (BBC7)
20110103 (BBC7)

Futuristic tale set on Mars, where human food is stored in specially sealed Mag-cans.

What if the can-openers malfunctioned?

Humanity lives on tinned food on Mars.

Everything seems perfect until the cans start to malfunction.

Tinned food lets man live on Mars, until the can openers fail.

1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio.

From March 2006.

0105Unstoppable!2006080420060805
20070629 (BBC7)
20070630 (BBC7)
20071123 (BBC7)
20071124 (BBC7)
20080612 (BBC7)
20080613 (BBC7)
20090323 (BBC7)
20090324 (BBC7)
20110110 (BBC7)

The tension continues in the sci-fi serial as a space train hurtles towards Earth.

A white-knuckle ride of interstellar thrills.

1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio.

From August 2006.

0106 LASTNight Of The Cicadas2006080720060808
20070702 (BBC7)
20070703 (BBC7)
20071126 (BBC7)
20071127 (BBC7)
20080613 (BBC7)
20080614 (BBC7)
20090330 (BBC7)
20090331 (BBC7)
20110117 (BBC7)

The cicada is a friendly chirruping insect, but what if it grew to a vast size and hungered for human flesh?

Small chirruping insects grow huge and hunger for human flesh.

1950s American sci-fi spoof with John Guerrasio.

From August 2006.