Large explosion sound effect used in many films from the Mid-1950s to the Early-2000s.

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Used In

TV Shows

  • Captain Scarlet And The Mysterons
  • Joe 90 (Heard once in "Breakout" & five times in "Test Flight")
  • London's Burning (Heard once in Series 4 Episode 10)
  • The Secret Service 
  • The Solarnauts (Unsold Pilot)
  • Space 1999
  • Star Fleet (dub only)
  • Star Wars: Forces of Destiny (Heard once in "The Starfighter Stunt" in a low pitch)
  • Terrahawks
  • Tugs (Heard 10 times in "Munitions")
  • UFO
  • Ultraman Tiga
  • The World At War (Heard in Alone: Britain & Banzai!: Japan)
  • The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (various pitches)


Video Games

  • Mega Man X3 (heard in the opening cutscene)


  • S*P*Y*S (1974) (Trailers)
  • You Only Live Twice (1967) (Trailers)

Online Videos

  • Hitler's Pencil of Doom XV
  • Hitler's Pencil of Doom XVI
  • Hitler's Pencil of Doom XVII
  • Hitler's Pencil of Doom XVIII
  • Hitler's Pencil of Doom XIX
  • I. M. Meen: Outtakes
  • Pencil of Doom Ad
  • WhitneyGoLucky


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