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Aliens in the Mind

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A serial in six parts
Vincent Price as Curtis Lark
Peter Cushing as John Cornelius The curiosity of the inhabitants of the remote Scottish island of Lewigh is aroused when two strangers arrive for the funeral of the local doctor. The two men are no strangers to each other, nor were they to the late Dr Hugh Dexter. One is Professor Curtis Lark - a flamboyant American explorer, scientist and Nobel Prize winner whose research has been in the field of telepathy and telekinesis; the other is John Cornelius - the eminent British brain surgeon. What starts as a brief visit by two colleagues to honour an old friend quickly develops into a series of bizarre and frightening events which uncover the presence of forces unknown bent on world domination. 1: Island Genesis
Script by RENE BASILICO from an idea by ROBERT HOLMES Producer JOHN DYAS

Contributors

John Cornelius: Peter Cushing
Professor Curtis Lark: Vincent Price
Donal Scoular, the minister: Henry Stamper
Flora Keiry: Sandra Clark
Molly Kyle: Shirley Dixon
The voice of Hugh Dexter: Fraser Kerr
Mary, the minister's housekeeper: Irene Sutcliffe
Script By: Rene Basilico
Idea by: Robert Holmes
Producer: John Dyas

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