Calling International Rescue! The Thunderbirds are back in a brand new live-action movie, with fantastic new movie tie-in books. Thunderbirds are go! Join Virgil, Jeff, Scott, and Alan as they battle their arch enemy, the Hood, and try to prevent him from taking over the world with his evil masterplan! This chapter book, joke book and watch are a perfect companion to the high powered action film. Based on the 1960's hit British television series, which followed the perils of the Tracy family and their secret International Rescue, the live action movie sees the Tracy's base and home in the Pacific Ocean -- Tracy Island -- threatened by the evil Hood. His intention to commandeer the Thunderbirds craft and use them for his own evil means.