The Tripods

Big alien machines on three legs (Tripods) have conquered the Earth. The show is set in the year 2089 where it is widely accepted by the humans to be controlled by the Tripods with "caps", attached to a child's head, when it turns 14. Will and Henry are trying to escape from being capped and find a promised place where it is told that free men are fighting the machines.

Show Info

Airs on: United Kingdom BBC One (1984 - 1985)
Schedule: Saturdays (25 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Adventure Science-Fiction

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Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2x12: The Forest of DeathNov 23, 1985
2x11: Escape from the City of GoldNov 16, 1985
2x10: The Cognosc DepartsNov 9, 1985
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