Paranormal novelist Gideon Harlax is drawn into a battle between the forces of good, represented by alien angel Helith, and the forces of evil, represented by Helith's evil brother Asrael. Ranging from Oxford to Denmark, a North Sea ferry to an alien planet, Harlax unwittingly becomes part of an ancient plot that may result in the destruction of Earth... Written by
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According to the writer David Rudkin
, the golf-ball typewriter featured in the film belonged to him, and is now in the IBM museum at Chandlersford. With that hardware, it was easy to change the type setting in a text almost as easy as with present day's software editing systems. See more
[to Gideon Harlax
Young man! If you must fantasize, do so elsewhere!
References Andrei Rublev
Fugue in A Flat Minor
Written by Johannes Brahms See more