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A for Andromeda


A for Andromeda is a British television science fiction drama serial first made and broadcast by the BBC in seven parts in 1961. Written by the noted cosmologist Fred Hoyle, in conjunction with author and television producer John Elliot, it concerns a group of scientists who detect a radio signal from a distant galaxy that contains instructions for the design of an advanced computer. When the computer is built, it gives the scientists instructions for the creation of a living organism named Andromeda, but one of the scientists, John Fleming, fears that Andromeda's purpose is to subjugate humanity.


"A for Andromeda" is a book by Fred Hoyle & John Elliot.

  • also known as "A for Andromeda: a novel of tomorrow"
  • genre: Speculative fiction
  • copyright: 1962

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Television Film Directors (2009)

by Jerry Roberts

A for Andromeda is a sci-fi noir with Kelly Reilly in the title role. The Murder of Princess Diana is a fictional account of events leading up to the infamous Paris car crash. SUSAN STROMAN b. October 17, 1954, Wilmington, Delaware Special: ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of British Film (2016)

Fourth edition by Brian McFarlane

A for Andromeda (2006), ...

Google previewThe Torchwood Encyclopedia (2012)

by Gary Russell

Oh and before you kick off your journey from 'A For Andromeda' dtmugi to ' Zenagon Rain'.a quick glimpse of some of the things that you won't get to read about. due to script changes. alterations. last-minute cuts and other “beyond our control“ ...

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Quotes about A for Andromeda

the stars above him

their silence speaks more
stories on the night sky

a man lies on the grass
looking for Andromeda

the rain starts to fall (Ric S. Bastasa)
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