The Cult Classic Austrailian Star Trek Rip-off: Phoenix Five was produced in 1969 and ran for 26 episodes in 1970. Sadly this series hasn’t made it to DVD yet. The lead actress of the show once complained “The script writers weren’t even aware of the capabilities of the spaceship!" And that spaceship would be the Phoenix Five which is on a mission to patrol the outer galaxies and to capture Zodian the humanoid whom with the aid of his computers Alpha and Zeta endeavors to become dictator of outer space.
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