PG certificateThe Quatermass Xperiment is a Film programme that first aired in 1955 and has been classified a PG certificate.

The Quatermass Xperiment is a 3 star programme

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The Quatermass Xperiment (1955)

Directed by
Val Guest

The first of four films based on the popular BBC TV series written by Nigel Kneale. An astronaut returns to Earth after an experimental space flight, afflicted by a strange fungus on his hand, which spreads across his whole body and transforms him into a mutated, murderous monster. After bullets and bombs fail to stop the creature, brilliant scientist Professor Quatermass becomes mankind's last hope of survival

Written by ,

Also known as "The Quatermass Experiment"

Genre: Film

Running Time: 120 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1955

3/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Filmed in Black and White


Brian Donlevy...Professor Bernard Quatermass
Jack Warner...Inspector Lomax
Margia Dean...Mrs. Judith Carroon
Thora Hird...Rosemary 'Rosie' Elizabeth Rigly
Image for Gordon JacksonGordon Jackson...BBC TV Producer
David King-Wood...Dr. Gordon Briscoe
Harold Lang...Christie
Lionel Jeffries...Blake
Sam Kydd...Police Sgt.
Richard Wordsworth...Victor Carroon