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Quatermass and the Pit
Quatermass and the Pit

Quatermass and the Pit 1967


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Quatermass and the Pit 1967 12

97 mins United Kingdom Director. Roy Ward Baker

The film version of Nigel Kneale’s third Quatermass story boasts one of the most elaborate screenplays in British cinema. As boffins, army officers and politicians argue over a mysterious object unearthed at a London tube station, Kneale introduces and interweaves numerous narrative threads (scientific, mythic, historical, psychological, religious, etc) to intriguing and increasingly apocalyptic effect.

Directed by

Roy Ward Baker


Andrew Keir

James Donald

Barbara Shelley


Horror Science Fiction


Contact! Sci-fi Classics Classic Horror Flipside - Cult British Cinema


12 Contains moderate horror




United Kingdom



Production company

Hammer Film Productions

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