The BEST Episodes of Land of the Giants
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Nov 4, 2020
Network: ABC (US)
Land of the Giants was an hour-long American science fiction television program lasting two seasons beginning on September 22, 1968, and ending on March 22, 1970. The show was created and produced by Irwin Allen. The show was aired on ABC and released by 20th Century Fox Television. The series was filmed entirely in color and ran for 51 episodes. The show starred Gary Conway and Don Marshall. Author Murray Leinster also wrote three novels in 1968 and 1969 based on the television series.
#1 - Target: Earth
Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Mar 2, 1969
Mark is roped into helping two giant scientists build a spaceship that can return them all to Earth.
#2 - Graveyard of Fools
Season 2 - Episode 25 - Aired Mar 22, 1970
The Earthlings become involved with twin brothers who are plotting to take over the planet.
#3 - Sabotage
Season 1 - Episode 24 - Aired Mar 30, 1969
The Spindrift crew must deal with the head of Police Security, who is attempting to undermine a Senator who believes in their cause and frame the Earthlings for sabotage.
#4 - The Inside Rail
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 5, 1969
Fitzhugh tries to use his gambling expertise to pick the winners at a local racetrack, but has to enter into a deal with a giant to do so.
#5 - Home Sweet Home
Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired Dec 21, 1969
Fitzhugh and Steve accidentally return to Earth in a space-time pod but end up in 1900 and must deal with hostile villagers.
#6 - Double-Cross
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 8, 1968
An amnesiac Fitzhugh falls in with two giant thieves and becomes their willing accomplice.
#7 - Return of Inidu
Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Mar 16, 1969
The Earthlings come to the aid of a giant magician.
#8 - Shell Game
Season 1 - Episode 25 - Aired Apr 13, 1969
The Earthlings come to the aid of a giant deaf boy and his poverty-stricken family.
#9 - Comeback
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 23, 1969
The Spindrift come to the aid of a has-been horror actor but during his comeback movie they find themselves in danger from his enthusiastic director.
#10 - The Clones
Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 30, 1969
A giant scientist performs cloning experiments on the Earthlings.
#11 - Land of the Lost
Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 14, 1969
Barry and Valerie are carried off in a balloon to a distant land ruled by a malevolent dictator.
#12 - Wild Journey
Season 2 - Episode 24 - Aired Mar 8, 1970
Using a device stolen from time-travelling researchers, Steve and Dan return to the day of the Spindrift's launch and try to alter history and stop the ill-fated flight.
#13 - Genius at Work
Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Mar 9, 1969
A giant boy-genius comes up with a pill that can enlarge an Earthling to Giant-size.
#14 - On a Clear Night You Can See Earth
Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Jan 26, 1969
The Earthlings become involved with an insane giant scientist who has infra-red goggles he can use to find them whenever he wants.
#15 - Night of Thrombeldinbar
Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Feb 16, 1969
Fitzhugh pretends to be an elf to entertain two orphan children, but things turn deadly when it's revealed that traditionally the children sacrifice the elf to make a wish come true.
#16 - Deadly Lodestone
Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Feb 2, 1969
The Giants have invented a detector that can home in on Earth-based metals, and Dan puts the entire group at risk due to the surgical pin in his leg.
#17 - Underground
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 20, 1968
The Earthlings become involved in an underground resistance in the giant civilization.
#18 - The Weird World
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 22, 1968
The Spindrift crew finds a paranoid survivor from Earth...but his suspicions endanger everyone.
#19 - The Creed
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 1, 1968
Barry is strick by appendicitis and the Earthlings have no choice but to turn to a giant doctor for assistance.
#20 - The Golden Cage
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 29, 1968
Mark falls for an attractive Earth girl - the survivor of a previous space flight.
#21 - The Lost Ones
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Jan 5, 1969
This time around, four punk kids from Earth run up against the Spindrift crew.
#22 - The Trap
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 24, 1968
The Earthlings try to salvage radium from a clock but find themselves at the mercy of giant scientists using a sound detector to home in on them.
#23 - Ghost Town
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 29, 1968
The Earthlings find themselves trapped in an Earth-sized town run by a giant eccentric and his sadistic daughter.
#24 - Terror-Go-Round
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 3, 1968
Barry and Fitzhugh are captured by giant Gypsies.
#25 - Rescue
Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired Mar 23, 1969
After the Earthlings are inadvertently responsible for two children becoming trapped in a well, they volunteer their servicse to rescue them.