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The Secrets of Isis 

Isis (original title)
An archaeologist gains an amulet that allows her to transform into the superheroine goddess Isis and fight evil.

Creator:

Marc Richards
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1976   1975  

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
JoAnna Cameron ...  Andrea Thomas / ... 22 episodes, 1975-1976
Brian Cutler ...  Rick Mason 22 episodes, 1975-1976
Joanna Pang ...  Cindy Lee 15 episodes, 1975
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Storyline

When an archaeology teacher unearthed an ancient Egyptian amulet, she learns that the item was a magic piece of great power. Researching the amulet's past, she decides to use that for its original purpose. Now whenever there is trouble, she dons the amulet and chants, "Oh Mighty Isis". With that, she transforms into the Egyptian goddess, Isis, and battles evil with the power of that deity. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 September 1975 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Secrets of Isis See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Filmation Associates See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(22 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Series developer Marc Richards originally envisioned the show as mystery solving adventures, with the main characters helping to solve crimes using forensics and Isis saving the day and helping them when needed. After a meeting with Allen Ducovny of CBS it was decided to make the main setting a high school and the principal characters teachers instead. See more »

Goofs

Because of the frequent use of stock footage continuity errors would often be present. Perhaps the most noticeable example is completely different backgrounds before and after Andrea's transformation into Isis. Her first action after transforming was to take flight and a handful of stock takeoffs recur repeatedly throughout the series. See more »

Quotes

Isis: [Circumstance has forced Andrea to become Isis in front of Mason and Barnes; accordingly, after resolving the crisis at hand] ... Guide me, Osiris; Get behind me, Set; and that which my friends have just learned, let them now forget!
[the incantation works, saving her secret identity]
Rick Mason (Brian Cutler): ...Who can't be - can't be *who*?
Dr. Barnes (Albert Reed): I - I don't know. What - what were we talking about just now?
[Rick shrugs cluelessly]
Dr. Barnes (Albert Reed): Must not have been very important, then.
[Both shake their heads, laughing]
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Alternate Versions

In syndication, the ending "morals tag" was removed from every episode. The original footage of these scenes is now lost, so when the series was released to DVD in 2007 the scenes could not be reinstated into the episodes; instead, second-generation copies of the scenes were included as a bonus feature. See more »

Connections

Referenced in VH-1 Where Are They Now?: Superheroes (1999) See more »

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my favorite Isis spell.....
20 February 2004 | by shearblackSee all my reviews

o zepher winds that blow on high, lift me now so i can fly...she used to say that when she flew away. Did Isis ever actually fight a bad guy. Seems like she was always putting out fires and rescueing kids in 70's gear from a disabled boat! Great show, i wish i could see it again.


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