Contains all 3 episodes, Digitally Remastered
The travails of a sociologist who sets out to debunk a spiritualist cult.
EPISODE ONE: Verena, Roger and Professor McMann are all interested in academic "truths", join a group of people who believe they are in contact with the people of the Planet Varna.
EPISODE TWO: The prophetess Verena announces the day of the Coming - the Varnians will soon descend on earth. She attempts to seduce Roger, and almost succeeds.
EPISODE THREE: The day of the Coming arrives.
Adapted for Television by Malcolm Bradbury from the novel by Alison Lurie
Fabia Drake ... Miss Bunting
Patsy Rowlands ... Felicity Coppard
Billie Whitelaw ... Elsie Novar
Liz Smith ... Milly Munger
Ken Jones ... Ed Novar
Patricia Kerrigan ... Verena Roberts
John Stride ... Prof. Tom McMann
John Duttine ... Roger Zimmern
Remy Beard ... Daniel Onland
Robert Burbage ... Ralph Bell
Roger Frost ... Bill Freemantle
Kathryn Pogson ... Sissry Freemantle
Kate Lock ... Peggy Vale
Richard O'Callaghan ... Prof. Steve Mayonne
Julie Peasgood ... Joanna Onland
Struan Rodger ... Bob Onland
||155 mins approx
||1, 2, 4, / NTSC
||Mono / English
||1.33:1 / Colour
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