Broadhead becomes the latest victim of the gas. Quatermass tricks his way inside the plant with Ward and Fowler. Ward gets separated and strays into one of the food domes - then emerges ... See full summary »

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John Robinson ...
Monica Grey ...
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Rupert Davies ...
Austin Trevor ...
Fowler
John Miller ...
Stenning
Derek Aylward ...
Rupert Ward
O'Donovan Shiell ...
Head of Commission
John Cazabon ...
Doctor
Margaret Flint ...
Waitress
Ilona Ference ...
Mother
Sydney Bromley ...
Father
Melvyn Hayes ...
Frankie
Trevor Reid ...
Analyst
Scott Harrold ...
Medical Attendant
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Broadhead becomes the latest victim of the gas. Quatermass tricks his way inside the plant with Ward and Fowler. Ward gets separated and strays into one of the food domes - then emerges covered in a burning synthetic food, and dies. Back at the rocked base, Pugh has discovered the origin of the objects - an asteroid on the dark side of the Earth. Written by BGP

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5 November 1955 (UK)  »

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Mars, Bringer of War
Composed by Gustav Holst
Performed by the Philharmonic Promenade Orchestra
Conducted by Adrian Boult
Courtesy of Pye Group Records
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