Blu-Ray News #219: Quatermass And The Pit (1967).

Directed by Roy Ward Baker
Starring Andrew Keir, James Donald, Barbara Shelley, Julian Glover

Scream Factory’s run of terrific Hammer releases continues with maybe their best science fiction movie, Quatermass And The Pit (1967). By the time it reached the States, this third Quatermass picture was retitled Five Million Miles To Earth — since we weren’t all that familiar wth Nigel Kneale’s Quatermass stuff for the BBC. Whatever you call it, it’s really good, with great performances from Andrew Keir and the lovely Barbara Shelley.

As if that wasn’t enough, they’re also prepping Quatermass II (1957), with Brian Donlevy as the scientist. They’re coming in May. This is essential stuff, folks.

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Filed under 1967, Andrew Keir, Barbara Shelley, DVD/Blu-ray News, Hammer Films, Roy Ward Baker, Shout/Scream Factory

One response to “Blu-Ray News #219: Quatermass And The Pit (1967).

  1. Kevin Coon

    Essential is an understatement!!! FINALLY

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