An advanced civilization contacts the U.S. to test both worlds' experimental teleportation systems, by exchanging citizens. Fearing the matter transport will fail, U.S. military select a prisoner serving a life sentence, not caring that a murderer's being set loose on Chromos, because it's 10 light years away. But will the ex-boxer escape before the exchange is completed, in the narrow window when the planets are aligned? Written by
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Writer Joseph Stefano named the protagonist Chino Rivera after his good friend, actress and dancer Chita Rivera. See more
In the final confrontation between the creature and the guard, the guard is tossed into the transporter and the creature transports him to Chromo. In the final communication, the beings from Chromo say the project has failed and they will make no further attempt on Earth. They ask for the creature to be transported back but no mention is made of the guard who got transported. What happened to him? See more
Dr. Julia Harrison
It tried to kill me. It must have killed Dr. Richardson. It broke the force field and started to climb into the infirmary.