Episode 6: The Destroyers
At the end of Part 5, Captain John Dillon, missing since the second episode, returned under the aliens’ influence. He and a group of zombified soldiers have taken over Quatermass’s rocket base to stop the rocket from being launched.
Quatermass wants his daughter to leave the Rocket Group offices right away, but Paula refuses to go and abandon him. They’re too late in any case, since Dillon comes up from the base just then. He shows them his written orders to take over–“from the very top,” which shows how high the alien influence has reached up …read more