The Quatermass Experiment

The Quatermass Experiment (1953)

  • Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi & Fantasy
  • Creator: Nigel Kneale
  • First Air Date: 1953-07-18
  • Last Air Date: 1953-08-22
  • Total Seasons: 1
  • Total Episodes: 6
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 30 min.
  • Production Company: BBC
  • Networks: BBC Television
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The story of the first manned flight into space, supervised by Professor Bernard Quatermass of the British Experimental Rocket Group. When the spaceship that carried the first successful crew returns to Earth, two of the three astronauts are missing, and the third is behaving strangely. It becomes apparent that an alien presence entered the ship during its flight, and Quatermass and his associates must prevent the alien from destroying the world.

  • Keywords: miniseries
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    The Quatermass Experiment Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 1953-07-18
    6 Episodes

    The Quatermass Experiment Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Contact Has Been Established30 min
    Season 1Episode 2Persons Reported Missing30 min
    Season 1Episode 3Very Special Knowledge30 min
    Season 1Episode 4Believed to Be Suffering30 min
    Season 1Episode 5An Unidentified Species30 min
    Season 1Episode 6State of Emergency30 min
    • Reginald Tate

      as Professor Bernard Quatermass
    • Isabel Dean

      as Judith Carroon
    • Hugh Kelly

      as John Paterson
    • Duncan Lamont

      as Victor Carroon
    • Paul Whitsun-Jones

      as James Fullalove
    Writing Nigel Kneale Writer