British Army radiation drills at a remote Scottish base attract a subterranean, radioactive entity of unknown nature that vanishes, leaving two severely radiation-burned soldiers... and a "bottomless" crack in the earth. Others who meet the thing in the night suffer likewise, and with increasing severity; it seems to be able to "absorb" radiation from any source, growing bigger and bigger. What is it?? How do you destroy a thing that "feeds" on energy? Written by
Rod Crawford <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Can anything escape its terror?
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The U.S. version shown on TV for many years contained only introductory music under the Warners Brothers title, with no opening title music. The British version, featured on later DVD versions, contained James Bernard
's opening title music. See more
Near the end, when John is backing up the jeep to the pit, he is sweating profusely. In the next scene his face is dry. See more
Dr. Adam Royston
It's on its way for the biggest meal of its life.
Referenced in Inside the Tower
Serenade for Strings in E Major, Op. 22: V. Finale: Allegro vivace
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