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* SugarWiki/AwesomeMusic: The pilot and three other episodes were scored by Laurence Rosenthal, who is probably most well-known for ''Series/YoungIndianaJones''. His main theme, while not quite as memorable as Jerry Goldsmith's score from the original film, is still a nice piece of music.
** Film Score Monthly [[https://www.screenarchives.com/title_detail.cfm/ID/3842/LOGANS-RUN-TV-Series-1977/ released the soundtrack album for the series]] (and the complete score for the movie as well).

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* SugarWiki/AwesomeMusic: The pilot and three other episodes were scored by Laurence Rosenthal, who is probably most well-known for ''Series/YoungIndianaJones''. His main theme, while not quite as memorable as Jerry Goldsmith's score from the original film, is still a nice piece of music.
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music. Film Score Monthly [[https://www.screenarchives.com/title_detail.cfm/ID/3842/LOGANS-RUN-TV-Series-1977/ released the soundtrack album for the series]] (and the complete score for the movie as well).


* Not-quite-as-SugarWiki/AwesomeMusic: The pilot and three other episodes were scored by Laurence Rosenthal, who is probably most well-known for ''Series/YoungIndianaJones''. His main theme sounds like the Disco version of [[Film/ANewHope Princess Leia's theme]] punctuated by blasts from the spaceship-gun in ''VideoGame/{{Asteroids}}''.

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* Not-quite-as-SugarWiki/AwesomeMusic: SugarWiki/AwesomeMusic: The pilot and three other episodes were scored by Laurence Rosenthal, who is probably most well-known for ''Series/YoungIndianaJones''. His main theme sounds like the Disco version of [[Film/ANewHope Princess Leia's theme]] punctuated by blasts theme, while not quite as memorable as Jerry Goldsmith's score from the spaceship-gun in ''VideoGame/{{Asteroids}}''.original film, is still a nice piece of music.



* TamerAndChaster: Yes, even with Menzies in a ''barely'' decent skirt. Remember, the original book had orgy houses, a thirteen year old prostitute coming onto the protagonist, LSD from vending machines, and a prison where the inmates reverted to cannibalism. No way in hell ''that'' would fly on network TV today, much less back in 1977.

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* TamerAndChaster: Yes, even with Menzies in a ''barely'' decent skirt. Remember, SuspiciouslySimilarSong: The main theme sounds like the original book had orgy houses, a thirteen year old prostitute coming onto the protagonist, LSD Disco version of [[Film/ANewHope Princess Leia's theme]] punctuated by blasts from vending machines, and a prison where the inmates reverted to cannibalism. No way spaceship-gun in hell ''that'' would fly on network TV today, much less back in 1977. ''VideoGame/{{Asteroids}}''.

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** Gerald [=McRaney=] played Gera in "Turnabout".

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** Brian Kerwin played Patrick in "The Innocent".


* HarsherInHindsight: The fact that Heather Menzies, the sweet and life-seeking Jessica, was first of the main cast to pass away. Some HeartwarmingInHindsight, as the actress also was HappilyMarried with several children. Also, there's a certain irony in Harrison being the last surviving cast member.

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* HarsherInHindsight: The fact that Heather Menzies, the sweet and life-seeking Jessica, was first of the main cast to pass away. Some HeartwarmingInHindsight, as the actress also was HappilyMarried with several children. Also, there's a certain irony in Harrison being the last surviving cast member.survivor of the main trio.



** None other than Creator/MichaelBiehn appears in the first episodes.
** Creator/KimCattrall makes an early TV appearance in one episode.

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** None other than Creator/MichaelBiehn appears played a Sandman in the first episodes.
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** Creator/KimCattrall makes an early TV appearance played Rama II in one episode."Half Life".

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* HarsherInHindsight: The fact that Heather Menzies, the sweet and life-seeking Jessica, was first of the main cast to pass away. Some HeartwarmingInHindsight, as the actress also was HappilyMarried with several children. Also, there's a certain irony in Harrison being the last surviving cast member.


* DarknessInducedAudienceApathy: The lead character is a borderline sociopath. Jess is something of a SateliteLoveInterest. None of the side characters have much for redeeming qualities as they're shallow, oversexed, ultra-violent, casually doped up, or some combination of all the above. Pedophilia, anonymous sex, heavy drug use? Check, check, check. The apocalypse setting of the sequels makes the world's setting an even bigger dump, but not by much.

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* DarknessInducedAudienceApathy: The lead character is a borderline sociopath. Jess is something of a SateliteLoveInterest.SatelliteLoveInterest. None of the side characters have much for redeeming qualities as they're shallow, oversexed, ultra-violent, casually doped up, or some combination of all the above. Pedophilia, anonymous sex, heavy drug use? Check, check, check. The apocalypse setting of the sequels makes the world's setting an even bigger dump, but not by much.


* TamerAndChaster: Yes, even with Menzies in a ''barely'' decent skirt. Remember, the original book had orgy houses, a thirteen year old prostitute coming onto the protagonist, LSD from vending machines, and a prison where the inmates reverted to cannibalism. No way in hell ''that'' would fly on network TV today, much less back in 1977.



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%% DarknessInducedAudienceApathy* DarknessInducedAudienceApathy: The lead character is a borderline sociopath. Jess is something of a SateliteLoveInterest. None of the side characters have much for redeeming qualities as they're shallow, oversexed, ultra-violent, casually doped up, or some combination of all the above. Pedophilia, anonymous sex, heavy drug use? Check, check, check. The apocalypse setting of the sequels makes the world's setting an even bigger dump, but not by much.

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* NarmCharm: This movie is so '70s it's hard not to love it.


* VisualEffectsOfAwesome: Say what you will about the film, but the Carroussel scene [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hDiOXPbXhhU was quite a feat of wire work]].

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* VisualEffectsOfAwesome: SugarWiki/VisualEffectsOfAwesome: Say what you will about the film, but the Carroussel scene [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hDiOXPbXhhU was quite a feat of wire work]].



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* VisualEffectsOfAwesome: Say what you will about the film, but the Carroussel scene [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hDiOXPbXhhU was quite a feat of wire work]].

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* ShipTease: Due to the desire to direct the series for a family audience, the romance between Logan and Jessica is downplayed to the extent that any overt expressions of affection between them could be considered ship-teasing. It's not until the episode "Futurepast", one of the last episodes to be broadcast, that Jessica actually says she loves Logan (and not to her face). Ironically, the episode spends more time shipping the RidiculouslyHumanRobots Rem and Adriana (a one-off guest character).

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* ShipTease: Due to the desire to direct the series for a family audience, for most of the series, the romance between Logan and Jessica is downplayed to the extent that any overt expressions of affection between them could be considered ship-teasing. It's not until the episode "Futurepast", one of the last episodes to be broadcast, that Jessica actually says she loves Logan (and not to her face). Ironically, the episode spends more time shipping the RidiculouslyHumanRobots Rem and Adriana (a one-off guest character). (After that, the Jessica-Logan relationship becomes more overtly romantic, however).





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\n* WhatDoYouMeanItsForKids: While the series in general is aimed at families, the episode "Carousel" is closer in tone to the movie, with a graphic death as well as a rather frank discussion about how Jessica may need to sleep with Logan in order to determine if his memories can be restored (and she eventually attempts to seduce him while wearing a disguise that involves an outfit far skimpier than she normally wears - a design closer in fact to what the movie version of Jessica wore).



* RetroactiveRecognition: None other than Creator/MichaelBiehn appears in the first episodes.

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None other than Creator/MichaelBiehn appears in the first episodes.episodes.
** Creator/KimCattrall makes an early TV appearance in one episode.


* AdaptationDisplacement: The film is much better known than the original novel, and many are unaware that a sequel novel, ''Logan's World'', exists.

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* AdaptationDisplacement: The film is much better known than the original novel, and many are unaware that a two sequel novel, novels, ''Logan's World'', exists.World'' and ''Logan's Search'' exist.

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