Re: Star Trek/Lost In Space: Any Difference?
Don't compare TOS and LIS, compare TOS and Irwin Allen's masterpiece: Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea. The resemblence is remarkable. And if you compare Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (Season 1) to TNG it could be actionable in a court of law.
I'm a huge defender of Roddenberry but he had to borrow some of the elements from Voyage for TOS.
How so? Most of the writing and preproduction of "The Cage" took place prior to Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea's
premier in September of 1964.
The boring one, the one with Khan, the one where Spock returns, the one with whales, the dumb one, the last one, the one with Kirk, the one with the Borg, the stupid one, the bad one, the new one, the other one with Khan.