Professor Bernard Quatermass' manned rocket ship returns to Earth but two of the astronauts are missing and the survivor seems ill and unable to communicate.
Did You Know?
This production was originally broadcast only three weeks before the death of Sir John Mills
, who had played Professor Bernard Quatermass in the ITV serial Quatermass
(1979), on April 23, 2005 at the age of 97. His death left Jason Flemyng
as the only one of the seven actors to have played the character who is still alive. See more
When they show Victor the film in the hospital, we are looking through the transparent screen towards Victor. But the countdown numbers at the start of the film appear the right way round to us so they'd be the wrong way round for those watching from the other side of the screen. See more