History Main / FlyingSaucer

6th May '16 2:54:22 AM WolfThunder
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* [[VideoGame/Persona5 Persona 5]] has one in Futaba Sakura's persona Necronomicon.
26th Apr '16 1:56:31 AM JackG
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* The starship ''Vittoria'' from ''Starship Through Space'', a 1954 sci-fi juvenile by Lee Correy (G. Harry Stine).

to:

* The starship ''Vittoria'' from ''Starship Through Space'', a 1954 sci-fi juvenile by Lee Correy (G. Harry Stine). Though he describes it as an 'oblate spheroid' (e.g. a flattened sphere, otherwise known as a flying saucer).
26th Apr '16 1:52:38 AM JackG
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In the ParodyFic ''Plan 7 of 9 from Outer Space'', the aerodynamic instability of a flying saucer is used to explain [[SpecialEffectsFailure why they wobble when flying]].



* In the Disney documentary series ''Man in Space'', the sequence on Martian colonization ended with several flying saucers zooming over the human settlement. Wernher Von Braun objected to what he saw a Hollywood frivolity, so it's implied they're actually human-developed via an earlier sequence discussing the evolution of transport. Also worthy of note are the so-called 'umbrella ships' of the Mars Expedition Fleet, each topped with a huge round heat radiator for the atomic generator.

to:

* In the Disney documentary series ''Man in Space'', the sequence on Martian colonization ended with several flying saucers zooming over the human settlement. Wernher Von Braun objected to what he saw a Hollywood frivolity, so it's implied they're actually human-developed via an earlier sequence discussing the evolution of transport. transport. Also worthy of note are the so-called 'umbrella ships' of the Mars Expedition Fleet, each topped with a huge round heat radiator for the atomic generator.
26th Apr '16 1:49:31 AM JackG
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* In the Disney documentary series ''Man in Space'', the sequence on Martian colonization ended with several flying saucers zooming over the human settlement. Wernher Von Braun objected to what he saw a Hollywood frivolity, so it's implied they're actually human-developed via an earlier sequence discussing the evolution of transport. Also worthy of note are the so-called 'umbrella ships' of the Mars Expedition Fleet, each topped with a huge round heat radiator for the atomic generator.
1st Feb '16 9:58:49 AM DrNoPuma
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* The Great Gazoo from ''TheFlintstones'' has a UFO; sometimes it's large enough to comfortably fit 1 normal-sized person, and other times he barely fits with his helmet serving as the round top.
* ''TheJetsons'' fly around in a UFO large enough to fit 4-5 characters comfortably, replacing cars as everyday transport in the future.

to:

* The Great Gazoo from ''TheFlintstones'' ''WesternAnimation/TheFlintstones'' has a UFO; sometimes it's large enough to comfortably fit 1 normal-sized person, and other times he barely fits with his helmet serving as the round top.
* ''TheJetsons'' ''WesternAnimation/TheJetsons'' fly around in a UFO large enough to fit 4-5 characters comfortably, replacing cars as everyday transport in the future.




to:

* In ''WesternAnimation/TheAdventuresOfFigaroPho'', one appears in the opening for both seasons so far. In both openings, it's the first supernatural threat to appear.
17th Jan '16 4:16:29 PM nombretomado
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''StarControl 2'' has the [[LittleGreenMen Ariloulaleelay]], whose Skiff ship is a teleporting flying saucer.

to:

* ''StarControl 2'' ''VideoGame/StarControlII'' has the [[LittleGreenMen Ariloulaleelay]], whose Skiff ship is a teleporting flying saucer.
28th Dec '15 2:33:52 PM Geoduck
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* Both ''Series/{{Batman}}'' and ''Series/TheWildWildWest'' did episodes in which the (human) villains of the week attempt to run an "invading aliens" con which involves using a flying saucer prop.
28th Dec '15 2:11:10 PM Hjortron18
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In ''WesternAnimation/IceAge'' a frozen flying saucer appears when the herd passed an ice cave. In the teaser trailer for ''Ice Age 5: Collision Course'' we see how presumably exactly ''this'' flying saucer gets accidentally activated by Scrat.

to:

* In A frozen flying saucer appears in ''WesternAnimation/IceAge'' a frozen flying saucer appears when the herd passed an ice cave. In the teaser trailer for ''Ice Age 5: Collision Course'' we see how presumably exactly ''this'' flying saucer gets accidentally activated by Scrat.
28th Dec '15 2:08:38 PM Hjortron18
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* In ''WesternAnimation/IceAge'' a frozen flying saucer appears when the herd passed an ice cave. In the teaser trailer for ''Ice Age 5: Collision Course'' we see how presumably exactly ''this'' flying saucer gets accidentally activated by Scrat.
8th Nov '15 7:54:16 PM nombretomado
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* For some reason, the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:George_Adamski_ship_1.jpg "Adamski" style flying saucer]] seems to have become iconic in Japanese pop culture, showing up in anime as different as ''Anime/NieaUnder7'' and ''RevolutionaryGirlUtena''.

to:

* For some reason, the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:George_Adamski_ship_1.jpg "Adamski" style flying saucer]] seems to have become iconic in Japanese pop culture, showing up in anime as different as ''Anime/NieaUnder7'' and ''RevolutionaryGirlUtena''.''Anime/RevolutionaryGirlUtena''.
This list shows the last 10 events of 204. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Main.FlyingSaucer