Category Archives: Lost in Space

Inside the Worlds of Irwin Allen with Author Marc Cushman

Lost in Space Book Cover

“I believe we have the biggest, most colorful circus film ever made. Ours is no ordinary three-ring tent show. It is the circus of our childhood dreams, when everything was greater and grander than they could be in real life.” Irwin Allen was talking about his new movie The Big Circus when he gave that quote to a reporter, but… Read more »

Retro TV Toy: Kolonel Keds Space Whistle with Lost in Space Tie-in

Keds Whistle

Our fun, little find of the week is a promotional giveaway from Keds sneakers. According to the letter, Keds was going to run a Spring Promo inviting kids to join the Kolonel Keds Club by purchasing a pair of Keds sneakers. Along with a membership card, each child would receive a cool whistle that looks like a space capsule in… Read more »

Irwin Allen Mentions: How to Survive Show, Damp Dangers and More

I’m always amazed by how often Irwin Allen’s name, shows and movie references pop up all over the place. Here are a couple of new ones I came across this week: Damp Dangers! Remembering DESTINATION INNER SPACE and LEVIATHAN Blum House Productions reviewed two movies on their blog and left this reference. “What really sinks this ship is that monster…. Read more »

Full-Size Lost in Space Chariot on Fox Lot [Photo]

Lost in Space FullSize Chariot

We’ve been sorting through boxes and boxes of old family photos and look what we found! Lars and his family visited the 20th Century Fox lot when he was about 7 years old. He doesn’t even remember seeing the chariot but there it is! The full-scale, Lost in Space beauty. That’s Lars in the white shirt near the back and… Read more »

Lost in Space 50th Reunion: Part Two

You read Lars’ write-up, now here’s the video I took. Warning! Warning! This video might cause you to get dizzy! It’s very shaky, but I wanted to capture what I could. So you won’t see a lot but you’ll get at least a glimpse of June Lockhart, Mark Goddard, Marta Kristen, Angel Cartwright, Bill Mumy and daughter, the Robot, Lou… Read more »