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Hammer Horror: Quatermass and the Pit

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I starring
James Donald Andrew Keir
Barbara Shelley Julian Glover
Professor Quatermass, hero of the popular 50s science-fiction TV series, is faced with a terrifying adversary of diabolic proportions. Building work on a London Underground extension unearths some unusual prehistoric remains and a strange rocket-like object that a bomb disposal expert deduces to be an unknown Nazi weapon. But Quatermass has other ideas about its origins ...
Original story and screenplay by NIGEL KNEALE
Produced by ANTHONY NELSON KEYS Directed by ROY WARD BAKER 0 FILMS: page 19

Contributors

Unknown: James Donald
Unknown: Andrew Keir
Unknown: Barbara Shelley
Unknown: Julian Glover
Unknown: Nigel Kneale
Produced By: Anthony Nelson
Directed By: Roy Ward Baker
Dr Roney: James Donald
Quatermass: Andrew Keir
Barbara Judd: Barbara Shelley
Col Breen: Julian Glover
Sladden: Duncan Lamont
Capt Potter: Bryan Marshall
Howell: Peter Copley
Minister: Edwin Richfield
Police Sgt Ellis: Grant Taylor
Sgt Cleghorn: Maurice Good
Watson: Robert Morris
Journalist: Sheila Steafel
Sapper West: Hugh Futcher
Johnson: Keith Marsh
Cpl Gibson: James Culliford
Miss Dobson: Bee Duffell

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Hammer Horror: Quatermass and the Pit

BBC Two England, 18 July 1987 23.25






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