In the year 1997, Earth is suffering from massive overpopulation. Professor John Robinson, his wife Maureen, their children (Judy, Penny and Will) and Major Don West are selected to go to the third planet in the Alpha Centauri star system to establish a colony.
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The Jupiter must land, to repair a fuel tank that is causing fires. But first, someone must explore a cosmic cloud with the space pod to verify …
Lost in Space: Trailer
Created by legendary producer Irwin Allen ("The Poseidon Adventure") and set in the space age "future" of 1997,…
Lost in Space: Season 2, Episode #4 - Forbidden World
After the ship makes a forced landing, Smith meets an alien (Wally Cox) and guzzles an explosive liquid.
Series Fun Facts
- The first season was shot in black and white.
- June Lockhart had the biggest parking space on the 20th Century-Fox lot because she would often drive her favorite vehicle to work - a 1913 fire truck.
- Originally titled "Space Family Robinson", but changed as CBS was concerned that the title was too close to the title of the Disney film Swiss Family Robinson. Also, Gold Key comics had been…
[show]Originally titled "Space Family Robinson", but changed as CBS was concerned that the title was too close to the title of the Disney film Swiss Family Robinson. Also, Gold Key comics had been publishing a comic book called Space Family Robinson with a different Robinson family who were lost in space some time before the TV series began. Interestingly, after this occurred, the comic book added the words "Lost in Space" to its title although its characters remained the same, suggesting that the TV show producers may have allowed this tie-in with their show by the comic book in order to avoid a possible plagarism suit.