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Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

Sci-fi classic. An astronaut returns to Earth after an experimental space flight, afflicted by a strange fungus that transforms him into a murderous monster. After bullets and bombs fail to stop the creature, brilliant scientist Professor Quatermass becomes mankind's last hope of survival.

Last on

Sat 31 Aug 2013 00:45 BBC Two except Northern Ireland

Credits

Prof. Bernard Quatermass
Brian Donlevy
Val Guest
Victor Carroon
Richard Wordsworth
Inspector Lomax
Jack Warner
Mrs Judtih Carroon
Margia Dean
Dr Gordon Briscoe
David King-Wood
Rosemary Rigly
Thora Hird
BBC TV producer
Gordon Jackson
Christie
Harold Lang
Blake
Lionel Jefferies
Police Sergeant
Sam Kydd
Mrs Lomax
Jane Aird
Maggie
Margaret Anderson
Producer
Anthony Hinds
Producer
Robert Lippert
Writer
Nigel Kneale
Writer
Richard H Landau
Writer
Val Guest

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