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The Trollenberg Terror 1958 PG

84 mins United Kingdom Director. Quentin Lawrence

A journalist investigating strange decapitations at a Swiss mountain resort discovers they’re linked to the appearance a mysterious radioactive cloud.

The final production to be filmed at the long forgotten Southall Studios borrowed a formula from Hammer Films’ Quatermass in adapting a successful BBC sci-fi serial, with future Hammer stalwart Jimmy Sangster providing the script. Featuring a cast that includes a young Warren Mitchell, The Trollenberg Terror is a tremendously enjoyable 50s sci-fi that weaves in telepathy, conspiracies, zombies, decapitations and a tentacled creature that ranks as among the most memorable in British sci-fi.

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Directed by

Quentin Lawrence

Featuring

Forrest Tucker

Laurence Payne

Jennifer Jayne

Janet Munro

Warren Mitchell

Genres

Horror Science Fiction

Collection

Contact!

Certificate

PG Contains mild violence

Released

1958

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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