Quatermass - Season 3

BBC (ended 2005)




Episode Guide

  • Quatermass and the Pit: Hob
    The opening of the ship unleashes the ancient Martian inheritance that has lain dormant in humanity for millennia. The pit is plunged into chaos as many humans in the area succumb, including Quatermass. The capsule splits open and a Martian energy form towers over London. Roney finds he is immune, and struggles to help Quatermass.moreless
  • Quatermass and the Pit: The Wild Hunt
    A brain scanner devised by Roney reveals pictures of aliens in Barbara's mind as she works at the capsule. Breen dismisses the images as a hoax and plans to expose the charade in a television broadcast from the pit. An electrician is killed there, an the capsule starts to glow.
  • Quatermass and the Pit: The Enchanted
    Roney and Quatermass theorise that the aliens were Martians who took humans to Mars and exprimented on them, and then crashed on returning them to Earth. Sladden works alone in the pit that night and strange forces are conjured up, forcing him to flee in terror.
  • Quatermass and the Pit: Imps and Demons
    Quatermass and the journalist James Fullalove examine the history of Hobbs Lane, and finding that Hob, the original spelling, was a name for the Devil. A special drill operated by Sladden is used to open a sealed compartment in the capsule, revealing three long-dead alien insectoids.
  • Quatermass and the Pit: The Ghosts
    The strange capsule is unearthed, and Breen claims it is a German V-weapon. It is made of an unknown substance, mildly radioactive and cold to touch. Roney's aide, Barbara Judd, finds a history of supernatural events at Hobbs Lane which Quatermass in interested by. Private West, working inside the capsule, is terrified by an imp-like ghost he claims to have seen.moreless
  • Quatermass and the Pit: The Halfmen
    A building site at Hobbs Lane in London unearths a human skull, which is estimated by Dr Matthew Roney to be five million years old. Roney sets up a dig at the site. Quatermass, to his fury, is told that his Rocket Group will be merged with the military under Colonel Breen. Breen is called in by Captain Potter when a strange projectile, possibly a bomb, is found at the dig. Quatermass gets involved, and realises whatever it is, it is five million years old.moreless