The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

  • 1982
  • TV Show
  • None

An earthling and his alien friend share intergalactic adventures in a BBC cult hit based on Douglas Adams' novels, which also spurred a radio series. It focuses on Arthur Dent, who joins Ford Prefect (a researcher for the reference guide of the title) for a space odyssey.

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Episode 6 Season 1, Episode 6 Feb 8, 1981 Subscription

Arthur and Ford escape from a space craft diving into the sun before discovering that Humans were descended from Hairdressers and Management Consultants.

Episode 5 Season 1, Episode 5 Feb 1, 1981 Subscription

Having been blown up on the planet of Margrathea, Arthur, Ford, Trillian and Zaphod are mystified when they awake in the restaurant at the End of the Universe.

Episode 4 Season 1, Episode 4 Jan 25, 1981 Subscription

Arthur discovers that mice are actually pan-dimensional beings, Earth was a super computer to find the ultimate question, and he's about to die.

Episode 3 Season 1, Episode 3 Jan 18, 1981 Subscription

Zaphod Beeblebrox heads the stolen spaceship Heart of Gold for the legendary planet of Margrathea in the company of his girlfriend Trillian. Will they avoid the pursuing nuclear missiles?

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