The Omega Factor - The Complete BBC Series [DVD]
The top-rated 1970s mysterious BBC science fiction series reminiscent of The X-Files.
James Hazeldine, Louise Jameson and John Carlisle star as three parapsychologists working for a top secret British government department.
Journalist Tom Crane (James Hazeldine) discovers he possesses psychic powers. He is invited to join expert parapsycholoists Roy Martindale (John Carlisle) and Anne Reynolds (Louise Jameson) in Department 7, a top-secret government department aiming to investigate and sold strange, supernatural occurrences, and the untapped potential the human mind possesses.
Crane decides to join, hoping it will help him find the man responsible for the death of his wife so he can claim revenge, the powerful rogue psychic Edward Drexil (Cyril Luckham).
Together, Department 7's goal is to take down the mysterious group Omega, that seeks to use mind control powers to take over the world. On their quest they will take on perilous missions that take them from the realms of science to a terrifying world of paranormal activity.
The Omega Factor first aired in 1979 on BBC Scotland, and has since been lauded as the show which inspired other iconic Sci-Fi thrillers such as The X-Files.
What the Press Said
"An interesting early forerunner of The X-Files." - Fortean Times
Running Time: 513 minutes
Region: Region 2
Release Date: 20 Jun. 2005
We Also Recommend
The Brothers: Complete Collection (DVD)