History Series / LostInSpace

1st Jan '18 7:43:12 AM Saveelich
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The series received [[TheFilmOfTheSeries a film]] [[Film/LostInSpace adaptation]] in 1998. It was a modest box office hit[[note]]best remembered for knocking ''Film/{{Titanic 1997}}'' out of the #1 box office position it had occupied for four months[[/note]] but often dismissed as a "dim-witted shoot-'em-up" by critics. An attempt to create a television remake in 2003-2004 went nowhere. Creator/{{Netflix}} announced, 2015, that they''ll try their hand at creating their own adaptation.

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The series received [[TheFilmOfTheSeries a film]] [[Film/LostInSpace adaptation]] in 1998. It was a modest box office hit[[note]]best remembered for knocking ''Film/{{Titanic 1997}}'' out of the #1 box office position it had occupied for four months[[/note]] but often dismissed as a "dim-witted shoot-'em-up" by critics. An attempt to create a television remake in 2003-2004 went nowhere. In 2015, Creator/{{Netflix}} announced, 2015, announced that they''ll they'll try their hand at creating their own adaptation.
adaptation, due to release in 2018.
1st Jan '18 7:43:12 AM Saveelich
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28th Dec '17 2:08:44 PM nombretomado
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* SpecialGuest: Robby the Robot, from the classic film ''ForbiddenPlanet'', had a few appearances on the show. However, he was sneaky and conniving if not downright evil, a huge contrast to his film personality.

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* SpecialGuest: Robby the Robot, from the classic film ''ForbiddenPlanet'', ''Film/ForbiddenPlanet'', had a few appearances on the show. However, he was sneaky and conniving if not downright evil, a huge contrast to his film personality.
13th Nov '17 11:28:32 PM 167885
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Classic {{camp}} sci-fi series from the Sixties that lasted three seasons. Featured the adventures of the Space Family Robinson, Major West, the Robot and shanghaied saboteur Dr. Smith as they search for Earth, after they become [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Lost... In Space.]]

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Classic {{camp}} sci-fi family series from the Sixties that lasted three seasons. Featured the adventures of the Space Family Robinson, Major West, the Robot and shanghaied saboteur Dr. Smith as they search for Earth, after they become [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Lost... In Space.]]


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*CriminalDoppelganger: Zeno in "West of Mars", a dangerous criminal who looks exactly like Dr. Smith for unexplained reasons.
7th Oct '17 9:01:20 PM 167885
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*ReverseCerebusSyndrome: You know those later episodes, where little Will Robinson goes on adventures with his friends, the bumbling Dr. Smith and the Robot? In the early episodes these characters were actually trying to kill him and his family...
7th Oct '17 8:57:06 PM 167885
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*CerebusRollercoaster: One never knows whether an episode will be serious or a silly. The series qualifies as both a comedy and a drama.
7th Oct '17 8:50:48 PM 167885
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*ToneShift: The series fluctuates back and forth between drama and comedy, between science fiction and fantasy, between family and action...
7th Oct '17 8:47:16 PM 167885
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*DarkerAndEdgier: The various reboots of Lost in Space usually try to be this.
7th Oct '17 8:44:18 PM 167885
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*TheyChangedItNowItSucks: The change from serious sci-fi family adventure to almost a sitcom annoyed much of the fanbase. The movie tried to undo this by returning the concept to it's "serious" roots, but many fans consider the changes it made to be even worse!
4th Sep '17 6:18:08 PM johnsmithxxi
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* ProtectedByAChild: When Dr. Smith is in danger, [[DirtyCoward see the good doctor pull Will Robinson or occasionally Penny in front of him for use as a human shield.]]
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