Battle of the Planets – Opening Sequence

November 16, 2010 MGP 4

Battle of the Planets was easily one of my favorite animated shows when I was a wee lad, broadcast each weekday on the once-mighty TV56 in Boston. Looking back, I can’t imagine how I could have overlooked the obvious pilfering from Star Wars in which this program indulged. I remember all of the names of the G-Force kids (including the ever-irritating Keyop), the fiery Phoenix, and the villainous Zoltar from […]

Freddy’s Nightmares – The TV Show!

June 23, 2010 MGP 2

Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 from Wikipedia: “Freddy’s Nightmares is an American horror anthology series, which aired in syndication from October 1988 until March 1990. A spin-off from the Nightmare on Elm Street series, each story was introduced by Freddy Krueger (played, as in the movies, by Robert Englund). This format is essentially the same as that employed by Alfred Hitchcock Presents, Tales from […]