A vessel of alien pacifists, bound for Earth, lands on the moon. They are greeted as friends by all- except Commissioner Simmons who sees their vessel as way to return home.
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This was the fifth episode produced ("Breakaway", "Matter of Life and Death", "Black Sun", and "Ring Around the Moon" preceded it) and the first to present Barry Morse's image during the opening titles (taken from "Ring Around the Moon"). See more
Before Simmons is about to take up his travel position in Zantors craft for the voyage back to Earth, he asks Zantor (Christopher Lee) to go first. As Zantor lies down you can clearly see his long white wig fall off revealing his natural dark hair. See more
Alright, just a minute. Well, once again, I've sat in at a command conference and listened to a cozy round of self congratulations. Aren't we doing well? Hmm? Adapting, adjusting, coming to terms. And, once again, I am shocked that we've not discussed a serious attempt to locate Earth and return there.