TV Movie | | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
The epic battle for the future of mankind is fought between an angel of light and an angel of death.
According to the writer David Rudkin, the golf-ball typewriter featured in the film belonged to him, and is now in the IBM museum at Chandlersford. With that hardware, it was easy to change the type setting in a text almost as easy as with present day's software editing systems.
Young man! If you must fantasize, do so elsewhere!
According to the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC), no cuts were made to the DVD version (179:37) as it was presented for rating. However, it also informs that the DVD Distributor in 2007 cut 1m 47s from the broadcast precut version (181:24). This shorter version is due to copyright issues involving Hitchcock's Rebecca (1940) and Rear Window (1954), references and stills that were part of the finale.
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