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Quatermass and the pit

Nigel Kneale

Quatermass and the pit

a play for television in six parts.

by Nigel Kneale

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Published by Penguin Books in [Harmondsworth, Middlesex, Baltimore] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesPenguin Books,, 1449
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6021.N413 Q28
The Physical Object
Pagination187 p.
Number of Pages187
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5792695M
LC Control Number60003713
OCLC/WorldCa2070442

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QUATERMASS & THE PIT () is an intelligent and at times, frightening film about an evil force being unleashed onto the people of London after an Martian spaceship is found in an London Underground excavation/5().

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While I would love a comprehensive book that covers all the Quatermass films/serials, this is a very good read and a welcome addition to all things Quatermass/5. Quatermass and the Pit book. Read 10 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

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Kim Newman's fascinating study focuses on Roy Ward Baker's film, written by Quatermass creator Nigel Kneale for Hammer Films, but also looks at the origins of the Quatermass franchise in s BBC serials and earlier films.

Before A Space Odyssey and Doctor Who, Quatermass and the Pit was the paramount British science fiction saga in film and television. Kim Newman's fascinating study focuses on Roy Ward Baker's film, written by Quatermass creator Nigel Kneale for Hammer Films, but also looks at the origins of the Quatermass franchise in s BBC serials and earlier films/5(65).

Quatermass and the Pit Paperback – 1 Jan. by Nigel Kneale (Author)/5(8). Season 1, episode 3. Original air date: 5 January Main Cast: Andre Morell (Professor Bernard Quatermass), Cec Linder (Dr.

Matthew Roney), Anthony Bushell (Colonel James Breen), John Stratton (Captain Potter), Christine Finn (Barbara Judd), Brian Worth (James Fullalove), Harold Goodwin (Corporal Gibson), Richard Shaw (Sladden) and Fletcher Lightfoot (Abbey Librarian). One of the most startling and ambitious science fiction films of the s, Quatermass and the Pit starts like any number of other sci-fi cheapies, as an alien space craft is found during the excavation of a new subway line.

The movie ends up somewhere else altogether, after calling into question the historical, philosophical, and theological basis of the history of mankind and suggesting a troubling alternate Brand: Shout Factory.

A script book for The Quatermass Experiment, including some photographs from the production, was released by Penguin Books in This was followed by similar releases of Quatermass II and Quatermass and the Pit, both published in Created by: Nigel Kneale.

Like its predecessors, it is based on a BBC Television serial Quatermass and the Pit, written by Nigel Kneale. It was directed by Roy Ward Baker and stars Andrew Keir in the title role as Professor Bernard Quatermass, replacing Brian Donlevy who played the role in the two earlier ed by: Roy Ward Baker.

Early BBC Release Of A Classic Tale. First screened as a six part serial in December The Beeb's Telling of The classic Tale Quatermass And The Pit still holds up remarkably well Today.

I Don't plan To write a review of The story here we are all Two familiar with The story of a strange object unearthed containing evidence of an alien life.4/4(94).

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Before A Space Odyssey and Doctor Who, Quatermass and the Pit was the paramount British science fiction saga in film and television. Kim Newman's fascinating study focuses on Roy Ward Baker's film, written by Quatermass creator Nigel Kneale for Hammer Films, but also looks at the origins of the Quatermass franchise in s BBC.

Before A Space Odyssey and Doctor Who, Quatermass and the Pit was the paramount British science fiction saga in film and television. Kim Newman's fascinating study focuses on Roy Ward Baker's film, written by Quatermass creator Nigel Kneale for Hammer Films, but also looks at the origins of the Quatermass franchise in s BBC Pages:.

Kim Newman has written an extremely absorbing book! I first watched Quatermass and the Pit over 40 years ago - the Hammer version. Over the years, it has surpassed any other Sci Fi / Horror - to my mind - yet made. The Quatermass writer - Nigel Kneale, managed to encompass both genres of popular film into one.

Not the last either/5(13). Quatermass And The Pit () - Bonus Clip: Actor Hugh Futcher Discusses The Director (HD) - Duration: ScreamFactoryTV views. Directed by Roy Ward Baker. With James Donald, Andrew Keir, Barbara Shelley, Julian Glover. A mysterious artifact is unearthed in London, and famous scientist Bernard Quatermass is called into to divine its origins and explain its strange effects on people.7/10(9K).