Harry runs a salvage operation, in which he and his partners reclaim trash and junk and sell it as scrap (or as other things). Harry also has a home-made spaceship which he sometimes uses to reclaim junk satellites.

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Andy Griffith ...  Harry Broderick 19 episodes, 1979
Joel Higgins ...  Skip Carmichael 19 episodes, 1979
Trish Stewart Trish Stewart ...  Melanie Slozar 19 episodes, 1979
J. Jay Saunders ...  Mack 14 episodes, 1979
Richard Jaeckel ...  Jack Klinger 13 episodes, 1979
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Harry runs a salvage operation, in which he and his partners reclaim trash and junk and sell it as scrap (or as other things). Harry also has a home-made spaceship which he sometimes uses to reclaim junk satellites.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 January 1979 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Código rescate 1 See more »

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Runtime:

(20 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Science fiction author Isaac Asimov was the show's scientific adviser. See more »

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Narrator: [opening narration] Once upon a time, a junkman had a dream.
Harry Broderick: I want to build a spaceship, go to the moon, salvage all the junk that's up there, bring it back, sell it.
Narrator: So he put together a team. An ex-astronaut. A fuel expert. They built a rocketship, and they went to the moon. Who knows what they'll do next.
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Several episodes were not broadcast in the US due to the show's cancellation. These final episodes were, however, shown in the UK. See more »

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We totally loved this show
10 March 2017 | by marilynnewmanSee all my reviews

Too bad it was so short lived, another great one bites the dust, along with My world & welcome to it.

I guess, most people just didn't get the humor. My whole family has a very wacko sense of humor. I'm surprised, Star Trek stayed on as long as it did. But it got a 2nd & 3rd & 4th chance. Why not these 2 great shows?


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