X the Unknown is a British science fiction horror film made by the Hammer Film Productions company and released in 1956. It stars Dean Jagger and Edward Chapman and was written by Jimmy Sangster. The film was directed by Leslie Norman. The film is significant in that "it firmly established Hammer's transition from B-movie thrillers to out-and-out horror/science fiction" and, with The Quatermass Xperiment (1955) and Quatermass 2 (1957), completes "an important trilogy containing relevant allegorical threads revealing Cold War anxieties and a diminishing national identity resulting from Britain's decrease in status as a world power".

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  • X the Unknown is a British science fiction horror film made by the Hammer Film Productions company and released in 1956. It stars Dean Jagger and Edward Chapman and was written by Jimmy Sangster. The film was directed by Leslie Norman. The film is significant in that "it firmly established Hammer's transition from B-movie thrillers to out-and-out horror/science fiction" and, with The Quatermass Xperiment (1955) and Quatermass 2 (1957), completes "an important trilogy containing relevant allegorical threads revealing Cold War anxieties and a diminishing national identity resulting from Britain's decrease in status as a world power". (en)
  • X the Unknown (X: The Unknown) est un film britannique réalisé par Leslie Norman, sorti en 1956. (fr)
  • XX unbekannt ist eine Mischung aus Science-fiction- und Horrorfilm. Der in Schwarzweiß gedrehte Film aus dem Jahr 1956 ist eine Produktion der britischen Hammer Films. (de)
  • X contro il centro atomico (X the Unknown) è un film di fantascienza del 1956 diretto dal regista Leslie Norman. Il film venne inizialmente scritto da Jimmy Sangster come parte della serie del professor Quatermass, doveva infatti rappresentare il seguito del film del 1955 L'astronave atomica del dottor Quatermass, ma Nigel Kneale, l'ideatore del personaggio, rifiutò l'autorizzazione all'utilizzo del nome. (it)
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  • X the Unknown is a British science fiction horror film made by the Hammer Film Productions company and released in 1956. It stars Dean Jagger and Edward Chapman and was written by Jimmy Sangster. The film was directed by Leslie Norman. The film is significant in that "it firmly established Hammer's transition from B-movie thrillers to out-and-out horror/science fiction" and, with The Quatermass Xperiment (1955) and Quatermass 2 (1957), completes "an important trilogy containing relevant allegorical threads revealing Cold War anxieties and a diminishing national identity resulting from Britain's decrease in status as a world power". (en)
  • X the Unknown (X: The Unknown) est un film britannique réalisé par Leslie Norman, sorti en 1956. (fr)
  • XX unbekannt ist eine Mischung aus Science-fiction- und Horrorfilm. Der in Schwarzweiß gedrehte Film aus dem Jahr 1956 ist eine Produktion der britischen Hammer Films. (de)
  • X contro il centro atomico (X the Unknown) è un film di fantascienza del 1956 diretto dal regista Leslie Norman. Il film venne inizialmente scritto da Jimmy Sangster come parte della serie del professor Quatermass, doveva infatti rappresentare il seguito del film del 1955 L'astronave atomica del dottor Quatermass, ma Nigel Kneale, l'ideatore del personaggio, rifiutò l'autorizzazione all'utilizzo del nome. (it)
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  • X the Unknown (en)
  • XX unbekannt (de)
  • X the Unknown (fr)
  • X contro il centro atomico (it)
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