- Number of Discs: 2
- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 5 hours, 12 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: February 27, 2001
- Originally Released: 1964
- Label: A&E Home Video
- 2-Disc Set
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Single Side - Single Layer
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
- Additional Release Material:
- Featurette: THE MAKING OF THUNDERBIRDS (2000)
- Text/Photo Galleries:
Performers, Cast and Crew:
erry Anderson's cult sci-fi series brought "super-marionation" into the forefront. The story follows Jeff Tracy (voiced by Peter Dyneley of MANSTER) and his sons--the eponymous Thunderbirds--as they fly around in their multimillion dollar spaceship, answering calls of distress throughout the galaxy in the name of International Rescue.
"Vault of Death" - A bank teller for the Bank of England is trapped in a time-sealed vault. He has two years until it opens, but only hours before he runs out of air. It's up to the Thunderbirds, once again, to avert disaster.
"Operation: Crash Dive" - Two jets crash into the Atlantic. With only a single survivor--one of the pilots--and nothing else to go on, the Thunderbirds have to ascertain the cause of the accident before the third airliner hits the ocean.
"Move and You're Dead" - A maniacal race car driver captures three Thunderbirds and links them to a motion-sensitive bomb. Can Scott (voice of Shane Rimmer) save his companions and track down the driver'
"Martian Invasion" - Finally, the Hood thinks he has caught the Thunderbirds on film! But will he develop it in time'
"Brink of Disaster" - A monorail trip goes awry, thanks to a corrupt railroadman. The Thunderbirds must save the passengers and apprehend the criminal responsible.
"The Perils of Penelope" - Penelope (voiced by Sylvia Anderson) researches a scientist's kidnapping, only to wind up abducted herself! Tied to a train track, Penelope's last hope is aid from her fellow Thunderbirds.