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International Versions[]

Logo Country Title Host Aired
BlockbustersAustralia.jpg Australia Blockbusters Michael Pope Seven Network (1990-1993)
France Parcours d'enfer (Course of Hell) Pierre Bellemare TF1 (????)
BlockbustersGermany.pngBlockbusterGermany.jpg Germany SuperGrips (Originally as Grips before it) Frank Laufenberg (1988-1990)
Ingo Dubinski (1991-1995)
Bavarian TV (1988-1995)
BlockbustersItaly.jpg Italy Doppio Slalom (Dual Slalom) Corrado Tedeschi (1985-1990)
Paolo Bonolis (1990)
Canale 5 (1985-1990)
Aksara Bermakna Alt.png Indonesia Aksara Bermakna (Meaningful Literacy) Kepra (1989-1996)
Anton Gemilar (1997-1998)
TVRI (1989-96)
ANTV (1997-98)
BlockbustersIsrael.png Israel (Hebrew) פיצוחים(Nuts) Shosh Atari, Avri Gilad, Ito Aviram, Anat Dolev, Mennachem Perry, Nahum Ido Israeli Educational Television (1985-94)
Israel (Arabic) Sara Israeli Educational Television (1996)
Blokletters titel.jpg Netherlands Blokletters (Block Letters) Fred Oster AVRO (1983-1986)
BBParaguay.png Paraguay BlockBusters (Paraguay) Clari Arias Telefuturo (1999)
Philippines
Portugal
Arabic Blockbusters.jpgHuruf 2017.png Saudi Arabia برنامج حروف (ABC Program/Competitions Letters) Ibrahim al-Qasim
Majid Cub
Ghanem Al Saleh
Ghalib Full
Salman Al-Otaibi
First Channel Saudi Arabi (1987-1994, 1997-1998, 2017)
Singapore
2 mot 1 alt.png Sweden 2 mot 1 (2 against 1) Stellan Sundahl SVT1 (1998-1999)
BlockbustersSwitzerland.png Switzerland Blockbusters Sven Epiney SF (1997-2000)
Haydi Bastir 1992-1993.jpg Turkey Haydi Bastir (Let's Print) Mim Kemal Öke Show TV (1992-1993)
Blockbusters central a.jpgBlockbustersUK.jpgBlockbusterstitles1994.pngBlockbusters 1997.jpgImage026.pngFullscreen capture 5212012 24004 AM.bmp.jpgBlockbustersLARGE.jpg7bfac669-c5dc-451d-ae4c-dab4b6de0d67.jpg United Kingdom Blockbusters (1983-1994, 1997, 2000-2001, 2019-present)/All-New Blockbusters (2012) Bob Holness (1983-1994)
Michael Aspel (1997)
Liza Tarbuck (2000-2001)
Simon Mayo (2012)
Dara O'Briain (2019-present)
ITV (1983-1993)
Sky One (1994, 2000-2001)
BBC 2 (1997)
Challenge (2012)
Comedy Central [UK] (2019-present)
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Champion Blockbusters Bob Holness ITV (1987-1990)

Game Show Marathon[]

Logo Country Show Title Game Title Host Aired
GSMIsrael.png Israel Play It Big Nuts Avri Gilad Channel 2 (2010-2011)
GSMUK07.jpg United Kingdom Vernon Kay's Gameshow Marathon Blockbusters Vernon Kay ITV (2007)
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Vernon Kay gameshow marathon blockbusters

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Gameshow Marathon - Blockbusters

Additional Note[]

  • Most if not all International versions of Blockbusters uses teenagers/kids as contestants instead of Adults. However, the 1986 Dutch version (known as Blokletters) where it's set, logo and rules are very similar to that of the original 1980-1982 NBC daytime Cullen version.

Links[]

German fan site
Blockbusters (Swiss version) @ pearsontv.de
playlist of Saudi Arabian Blockbusters
Official Website (Comedy Central UK version)