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Alex Cox introduces another classic cult movie.
Tonight: Night of the Comet
Starring Catherine Mary Stewart, Robert Beltran, Kelli Maroney
The world is waiting for the most spectacular comet to be witnessed in modern times. What nobody knows is that the last time this comet came the dinosaurs disappeared ... Night of the Living Dead meets Day of the Triffids in this entertaining science-fiction hybrid.
Written and directed by THOM EBERHARDT
Television presentation by NICK JONES
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Introduces: Alex Cox
Unknown: Catherine Mary Stewart
Unknown: Robert Beltran
Unknown: Kelli Maroney
Produced By: Andrew Land
Unknown: Wayne Crawford
Directed By: Thom Eberhardt
Presentation By: Nick Jones
Regina: Catherine Mary Stewart
Samantha: Kelli Maroney
Hector: Robert Beltran
Carter: Geoffrey Lewis
Audrey: Mary Woronov
Oscar: John Achorn
Doris: Sharon Farrell
Larry: Michael Bowen
Willy: Ivan Roth
Chuck: Raymond Lynch
Sarah: Janice Kawaye
Brian: Chance Boyer

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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