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More Than a Messiah (1992)

The Stranger and Miss Brown visit Majus 17 a intergalactic tourist paradise. However, they soon discover all is not as it seems - as they find decaying corpses in the woods and bathers are being swallowed by an angry sea.

Director:

Bill Baggs

Writer:

Nigel Fairs

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Cast

Credited cast:
Colin Baker ... The Stranger
Nicola Bryant ... Miss Brown / The Girl
Sophie Aldred ... The Girl
Barbara Shelley ... Charlotte
Peter Miles Peter Miles ... Bernard
Nigel Fairs Nigel Fairs ... Nic
Mark Trotman Mark Trotman ... Mark
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Julian Boote ... The Ape Man
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Storyline

Majus Seventeen is a paradise like tourist destination for intergalactic travelers. Guests are encouraged to go back to nature and live a simple life in wooden guest huts amidst the planets wildlife. However, when The Stranger (Colin Baker)and Miss Brown (Nicola Bryant) arrive they soon discover all is not as it is advertised in the tourist literature. They find that the planet's wildlife is far from friendly, discover decaying bodies rising out of the ground in the woods and bathing tourists have been swallowed by an angry sea. Their investigation is hindered when they encounter a mysterious woman (Sophie Aldred) who is obsessed with The Stranger. Written by Mark_a_Wood <markawood@hotmail.co.uk>

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Who is the Stranger?

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

January 1992 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

The Stranger: More Than a Messiah See more »

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Bill & Ben Video (BBV) See more »
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Adapted from a fan-produced "Doctor Who" audio drama, with all references to Doctor Who altered to avoid copyright issues. Even so, a reference to The Stranger being a doctor remains in the final script. See more »

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Followed by Breach of the Peace (1994) See more »

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