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  Amazon.ca: Red Dwarf - Television: Video
Red Dwarf IV Part 1: Camille by Ed Bye, Rob Grant, Chris Barrie, and Craig Charles (VHS Tape - 1998)
Red Dwarf III 2: Timeslides (VHS Tape - 1998)
Red Dwarf 5: Byte 1 by Ed Bye, Rob Grant, Chris Barrie, and Craig Charles (VHS Tape - 1998)
www.amazon.ca /s?ie=UTF8&rh=n:975196&page=1   (216 words)

  Red Dwarf
Red Dwarf ™, written by Rob Grant and Doug Naylor, is a viciously satirical British space comedy.
Red Dwarf's special effects (mostly by Peter Wragg, who worked on Doctor Who) are extremely good for a BBC series, particularly the sets, model work, and makeup.
Red Dwarf is seen in America only on PBS and at some science fiction conventions.
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  Scifilm -- TV Files, Red Dwarf: "The End"
Red Dwarf was originally manned by 170 individuals but our focus soon begins to revolve around the two most incompetent members of this or any crew.
When Red Dwarf's computer Holly (Norman Lovett) picks up a foreign non-human species present on the ship, it is soon discovered that Lister has snuck aboard a cat ("Frankenstein") without the proper quarantine procedure, thereby endangering the ship and crew.
The Captain of Red Dwarf, Captain Hollister (Mac MacDonald) gives Dave two choices—either he can give up the location of the cat, which the Captain threatens to have dissected or he can go into stasis (suspended animation) for the eighteen months left in the trip without pay.
www.scifilm.org /tv/reddwarf/reddwarf1-1.html   (402 words)

The television situation comedy format, coupled with the established genre conventions of science fiction, have a less than distinguished history.
'Red Dwarf' offered a sharp and knowingly funny and imaginative inversion of the usual sci-fi/sitcom stereotypes, which had been the staple diet of viewing audiences for decades.
'Red Dwarf' dared to be different, and it was that very difference which, at its peak, made viewers sit up and take notice.
www.televisionheaven.co.uk /dwarf.htm   (611 words)

 Card Zine: Red Dwarf - Futera
Futera's Red Dwarf collection can be obtained through specialist dealers, with Top Draw Cards (www.topdrawcards.com) acting as a UK distributor.
Above: Red Dwarf Chrome insert card number C31.
Red Dwarf is a registered trademark of Grant Naylor Productions Ltd. Card designed by Futera.
www.readfamily.freeserve.co.uk /reddwarf.htm   (279 words)

 Red Dwarf   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The television situation comedy format, coupled with the established genre conventions of science fiction, have a less than distinguished history.
Red Dwarf offered a sharp and knowingly funny and imaginative inversion of the usual sci-fi/sitcom stereotypes, which had been the staple diet of viewing audiences for decades.
Red Dwarf dared to be different, and it was that very difference which, at its peak, made viewers sit up and take notice.
www.decweb.net /RedDwarf.htm   (634 words)

 Red Dwarf
Holly devises a faster-than-light drive which immediately goes wrong and propels Red Dwarf into a parallel universe, where Holly, Lister and Rimmer meet their female counterparts, and the Cat is paired off with a dog.
Red Dwarf has been stolen and the erstwhile Dwarfers are in hot pursuit.
After rediscovering the reborn Red Dwarf, the crew are arrested for crashing their starbug in the ship's hold, and for flying without a license.
www.kessler-web.co.uk /Guide/RedDwarf.htm   (2435 words)

 Red_dwarf   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Culmination complete : The sixth year of Red Dwarf was the first one I watched.
Red Dwarf Series 1-4 not so complete : The four best series's of Red Dwarf in one complete boxset.
Red Dwarf V- one of the best : Since the excellent instalment of series IV, and after watching each episode dozens of times plus all the special features, I have eagaly been awaiting series V. When it finally arrived (complete with briliantly detailed Starbug), I locked it into my DVD player and watched it throughout...
dvd.mysic.co.uk /Red_Dwarf   (1205 words)

 Red Dwarf
The show is set on a large ship (the "Red Dwarf" [1]) in space, three million years, give or take a day, from Earth.
The last human alive was born in the twenty third century, and joined the crew of the Red Dwarf after spending ten years as a supermarket trolley attendant, a job which he left because he didn't want to get tied down to a career.
Red Dwarf is set to continue until the crew get fed up of trekking through space.
www.galactic-guide.com /articles/9R15.html   (1466 words)

 RED DWARF Frequently Asked Questions List (FAQ)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Red Dwarf is a British TV show that has been airing on the BBC since 1988.
In an interview with Red Dwarf Smegazine (issue 9, November 1992), Lovett said that he asked to be paid the same as the other actors on the series, but his request was turned down.
Red Dwarf: Son of Soup by Grant Naylor ISBN 0-14-025363-7 Penguin, 1996 A sequel to Primordial Soup, containing scripts for "Gunmen of the Apocalypse," "Holoship," "Camille," "Backwards," "Kryten," and "Me^2," with introductions by Rob Grant.
www.faqs.org /faqs/tv/red-dwarf/faq   (6747 words)

 Television Obscurities - Keeping Obscure TV From Fading Away Forever
Red Dwarf focuses on a character named Dave Lister, the sole survivor of a radiation leak aboard his spaceship.
The character of Kryten, the android, was not introduced until 1989 in the British Red Dwarf.
A total of fifty-two episodes have been produced and although it has not been on the air since 1999, the series is apparently still in production by the BBC and a movie version is in the works.
www.tvobscurities.com /articles/reddwarfusa.php   (1058 words)

 Amazon.com: Red Dwarf Complete Collection (18DVD): DVD: Red Dwarf   (Site not responding. Last check: )
I have been a devoted Red Dwarf fan, watching it on Saturday nights and during the yearly weekend marathons hosted on the PBS station (KCTS) in Seattle.
The Northwest seemed to be a Mecca for Red Dwarf (I still have VHS tape of "Smeagheads in Seattle" when the cast members came to visit the Seattle area.
Secondly, to fully understand the concept of the Red Dwarf series, it is highly recommend that you see the first episode, title "The End".
www.amazon.com /Red-Dwarf-Complete-Collection-18DVD/dp/B000GI3RZ6   (1460 words)

 Telly series Review, Rating, Rossmaning: Red Dwarf (Series I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII)
The third season of Red Dwarf was a pretty big departure from what we had previously seen, and 90% of the changes were for the best.
Yes, friends, the Red Dwarf is missing (thought to be stolen by something) as the season opens.
The Red Dwarf was back, along with its entire crew from before the radiation leak that killed them all 3 million + years in the past.
www.therossman.com /rrr/tv/reddwarf.html   (2815 words)

 Amazon.co.uk: Red Dwarf : Just The Shows - Series 5 To 8 (6 Disc Box Set): DVD: Craig Charles,Chris Barrie,Danny ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Red Dwarf is a cult British sci-fi sitcom that ran for eight television series on BBC2 between 1988 and 1999, and has since achieved a global cult following.
In addition to the Red Dwarf television series, there have also been four bestselling novels, a pilot episode for an American version of the show, and a significant number of tie-in books, magazines and other merchandise.
Red Dwarf's highest accolade came in 1994, when an episode from the sixth series (Gunmen of the Apocalypse) won an International Emmy Award in the Popular Arts category.
www.amazon.co.uk /Red-Dwarf-Just-Shows-Disc/dp/B000FS9SF0   (1529 words)

 red dwarf
The Red Dwarf Link Page that makes other RD Link Pages go for a spare head replacement and You are guaranteed to find plenty of working Red Dwarf links.
Whatand#39;s the title of the last Red Dwarf is a British TV show that has been airing on the BBC since 1988.
Red Dwarf TV Show, TV.com is your reference guide to Red Dwarf Show.
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 Red Dwarf Links   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Red Dwarf [dekker] - links out there into a heirarchy of pages, from which you can find just about everything you wanted to know about Red Dwarf.
Red Dwarf [Michael Nagy] - Queeg 500, the emergency backup computer abord the Jupiter Corp Mining Vessel 'Red Dwarf' is the home for all Red Dwarf related information to be found on the Internet.
Red Dwarf [Phillips, Ryan] - a brief introduction to Lister, Rimmer, Kryten, The Cat, Gespatcho Soup and those zany scutters.
webclub.com /scifi/red.html   (452 words)

 Arts Television Programs Science Fiction and Fantasy R Red Dwarf
Red Dwarf - The Other Movie - Reports on a fan-created film, with images, sounds, and videoclips.
Red Dwarf Universe - Offers news and information on the series, character profiles, quotes and lyrics, an episode guide, images, sound files and games.
Red Menace - Brief pictorial crossover between the Red Dwarf and Star Wars cast.
www.iper1.com /iper1-odp/scat/id/Arts/Television/Programs/Science_Fiction_and_Fantasy/R/Red_Dwarf   (982 words)

 Red Dwarf TV Show - Red Dwarf Television Show - TV.com
An escape pod docks with the Dwarf and is carrying the only survivor of a ship which was attacked by a genetically-engineered corrosive lifeform.
Unfortunately, the corrosive material is also on board and begins to eat away at Red Dwarf.
Meanwhile, the crew learn of the lifeform destroying Red Dwarf and plan to abandon ship, leaving the prisoners aboard to die.
www.tv.com /red-dwarf/show/132/summary.html   (719 words)

 Television « Warp Section
Red Dwarf was a brilliant UK sci-fi comedy about the last surviving human, who’s a complete slob.
His only companions are a holographic recreation of a dead crewmate who’s a complete git, and the sentient lifeform that evolved from his pet cat.
It’s like they stripped away everything that was truly great about Red Dwarf and dumbed down what was left.
www.warpsection.com /category/television   (3020 words)

 Red Dwarf Links
Red Dwarf is a British Science-fiction comedy series about the last human left in the universe.
Red Dwarf From `The End': Holly: Well, she [Kochanski] won't be much use to you on Fiji now -- not unless it snows and you need something.
Red Dwarf: Gunmen of the Apocalypse Red Dwarf.
www.cybernex.net.au /users/simkin/red_dwarf_links.html   (1804 words)

 Open Directory - Arts:Television:Programs:Science Fiction and Fantasy:R   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Red Dwarf is a British television program that first aired on the BBC in February 1988.
A half-hour science fiction comedy, Red Dwarf charts the progress of Dave Lister, a beer guzzling curry connoisseur, and the last surviving human being.
The Red Dwarf category houses sites with general and varied content relating to all aspects of the programme.
dmoz.org /Arts/Television/Programs/Science_Fiction_and_Fantasy/R/desc.html   (404 words)

 SPACE.com -- Astronomers Had it Wrong: Most Stars are Single
Red dwarfs are so dim that it's only been in the past decade or so that technology has improved to the point where astronomers can study them in detail.
Lada concludes that upwards of two-thirds of all star systems in the galaxy are single, red dwarf stars.
"Red dwarfs may be a fertile new hunting ground for finding planets, including ones similar in mass to the Earth," Lada said.
www.space.com /scienceastronomy/060130_mm_single_stars.html   (834 words)

 Red Dwarf film movie trailer review at The Z Review
A snippet of info on the filming of Red Dwarf with news that Red Dwarf will be filming at a derelict refinery complex in Oxford where a crash site will be situated and used for exterior shots.
Danny John-Jules revealed on this morning's RI:SE breakfast programme that he has a copy of the Red Dwarf movie screenplay, and that shooting is scheduled to begin March 2003.
The official Red Dwarf website has posted pictures from the aforementioned script read through, plus has some highlights of the day that it took place.
www.thezreview.co.uk /comingsoon/r/reddwarfpre.htm   (750 words)

 Red Dwarf   (Site not responding. Last check: )
When we worked in K-Mart in the electronics department, he would put Red Dwarf on the 20 or 30 TVs they had there.
Parallel Universe was of course the first appearance of the female Holly and the alternate Red Dwarf crew.
Backwards was the very first Red Dwarf episode I had ever seen.
users3.ev1.net /~nate555/skippingfrog/Red.htm   (450 words)

 Red Dwarf
So it was that Brad Johnson, then senior vice president of Comedy Development at MCA Universal Television, became attracted to the prospect of developing the show for a Stateside series.
The story was begun with a lengthy introduction to the Red Dwarf ship and its crew by Holly, then introduced the main characters.
The show is now massively popular on PBS stations across the States, and Red Dwarf: The Movie is being made with Craig Charles, Chris Barrie and the rest in the roles that truly belong to them.
www.reddwarf.co.uk /deck05/down_time/red_dwarf_usa.html   (1458 words)

 Extra Red Dwarf Info
Philip Pope composed the music and produced the record, which was released in 1986 by Virgin Records.
At the 1994 International Emmy Awards, the Red Dwarf episode "Gunmen of the Apocalypse," tied with Absolutely Fabulous (Series 2: "Hospital") in the Popular Arts category.
Red Dwarf was also nominated for International Emmys in 1987, 1989, and 1992.
www.reddwarf.nildram.co.uk /extra.htm   (1121 words)

 Scifi and Fantasy Forum: Books and Book Reviews: Red Dwarf: Infinity Welcomes Careful Drivers
Aboard the Red Dwarf, more bad luck struck Lister when he refused to give up the cat he had brought aboard and was sentenced to a time in statis.
Red Dwarf: Infinity Welcomes Careful Drivers tells the beginning of Lister’s story as he strives to find a way to return to Earth even though it is possible that there are no more humans alive in the universe.
For those who enjoy the Red Dwarf television series, the book will be great fun.
speculativevision.com /forum/messages/15/3369.html   (861 words)

 "Red Dwarf" (1988)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The adventures of the last human being alive and his friends, stranded three million years into deep space on the mining ship Red Dwarf.
This was to allow greater freedom in camera positions and set design.
from Boca Raton, Fl Red Dwarf is for anyone who enjoys a good laugh, and doesn't mind taking their science fiction with a grain of salt.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0094535   (480 words)

 Red Dwarf - episode guide - tv serie
A lowly technician on the mining ship Red Dwarf, he wakes up one day to find that the rest of the crew have been killed by a radiation leak.
He has been in stasis for three million years.He is doomed to drift in space for the rest of eternity with only two companions: the hologram of his former crew-mate, Rimmer, and a creature called Cat who has evolved from a pet he smuggled on board.
Red Dwarf Merchandise: DVD, Cd Audio, Book, Poster, T-shirt...
www.kartelle.com /episodes/redDwarf   (320 words)

 SPACE.com -- Star Search Finds Neighborly Red Dwarf
The star, SO25300.5+165258, is a faint red dwarf star estimated to be about 7.8 light-years from Earth in the direction of the constellation Aries.
It was while going through the database that researchers discovered the dim red dwarf, which shines about 300,000 times fainter than the Sun.
Teegarden's research on the red dwarf will appear in the publication Astrophysical Journal, although a final publication date has yet to be set.
www.space.com /scienceastronomy/astronomy/red_dwarf_030520.html   (518 words)

 YouTube - Broadcast Yourself.
Welcome to BBCWorldwide - the YouTube channel bringing you an outstanding mix of great British television from cutting edge comedy to classics such as Doctor Who and Red Dwarf.
Check out the breathtaking clips from the Attenborough natural history series as well as a wide selection of your favourite dramas including Life on Mars and Hustle.
The prize for the winner is a ONE OFF headset created for Director Ed Bye, modelled by Robert in the video and a copy of 'Just The Smegs' and 'The Bodysnatcher Collection'.
youtube.com /user/BBCWorldwide   (495 words)

 Red Dwarf - Television Tropes & Idioms
The plot of the show grew convoluted and unwieldy, but since the show was never about its plot it survived.
Red Dwarf and Firefly share the setting-feature of having no aliens, both being set in a universe where all life in the universe was terrestrial in origin.
In place of aliens, they substituted mutations, a variety of genetically (mis)engineered creatures, and pretty much every time travel, alternate universe or different reality plot they could fit in.
tvtropes.org /pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Main/RedDwarf   (412 words)

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