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The New Accelerator 

Scientific discovery can be such a rush. Wrapped around the ongoing plot device of interviews with an elderly HG Wells as he recounts fantastical tales he swears are true. Starting with a lab experiment that could revolutionize the world.

Director:

Robert Young

Writers:

Nick Willing (format and story), Chris Harrald (teleplay) | 7 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Ward ... H. G. Wells
Katy Carmichael ... Jane Robins
Eve Best ... Ellen McGillvray
Nicholas Rowe ... Professor Gibberne
Mark Lewis Jones ... Arthur Brownlow
Raymond Coulthard ... Mark Radcliffe
Barry Stanton ... Dean Frederick Masterman
Matthew Cottle ... Whittaker
Stephen Critchlow Stephen Critchlow ... William Cave
Jennie Goossens Jennie Goossens ... Mrs. Clements
Christopher Routh Christopher Routh ... Hubbard
Tilly Vosburgh Tilly Vosburgh ... Rosa Cave
Dominic Cooper ... Sidney Davidson
Ben Ridgeway Ben Ridgeway ... Billy
Royce Ryton Royce Ryton ... Simon Todd
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Storyline

Scientific discovery can be such a rush. Wrapped around the ongoing plot device of interviews with an elderly HG Wells as he recounts fantastical tales he swears are true. Starting with a lab experiment that could revolutionize the world.

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superhuman speed | See All (1) »


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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 August 2001 (UK) See more »

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Runtime:

(DVD)

Color:

Color
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Goofs

The Episode is set in 1893, and yet Wells and one of the others discuss X-Rays, which were not discovered by Wilhelm Roentgen until 1895 See more »

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