TV Movie | TV-PG | | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Professor Bernard Quatermass' manned rocket ship returns to Earth but two of the astronauts are missing and the survivor seems ill and unable to communicate.
Moray Watson, who played Quatermass' assistant Peter Marsh in The Quatermass Experiment (1953), visited the set during rehearsals. He was invited to make a cameo appearance in the live broadcast but was not available that evening.
When they show Victor the film in the hospital, we are looking through the transparent screen towards Victor. But the countdown numbers at the start of the film appear the right way round to us so they'd be the wrong way round for those watching from the other side of the screen.