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The day of the triffids

Following the Earth's close encounter with a comet, a meteor shower blinds the population. Bill Masen, recovering from a vicious plant attack, is one of the few people to survive with his eyesight intact. But the world he emerges into is a nightmare.

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  • "Following the Earth's close encounter with a comet, a meteor shower blinds the population. Bill Masen, recovering from a vicious plant attack, is one of the few people to survive with his eyesight intact. But the world he emerges into is a nightmare."@en
  • "Following the Earth's close encounter with a comet, a meteor shower strikes Britain's population blind. The government collapses, bands of renegades are thriving in anarchy and a hostile, carnivorous form of plant life, the Triffids, have begun to prey on the weak and vulnerable."
  • "A terrible catastrophe has struck the population of Earth: almost everyone on the planet has been rendered blind by the arrival of a bright comet and its debris lighting up the darkened skies, but the brightness has caused permanent eye damage. A man who was unable to watch the spectacular but deadly-free firework display, finds himself in a nightmarish world where he believes himself to be the only sighted person left. Classic BBC adaptation from 1981."
  • "Intelligent plants terrorize Earth's population after a meteor shower strikes. As the Triffids destroy Britain, Bill works with his father to clone a genetic mutation which will sterilise them all. Bill's future with Jo is wrenched apart with the arrival of Torrence from a London which has been overwhelmed. To escape, they will have to run the gauntlet between Torrence and the Triffids."@en
  • "Intelligent plants terrorize Earth's population after a meteor shower strikes."@en
  • "... this post-apocalyptic series was broadcast in 1981, when fears of a nuclear Armageddon were at their height."@en
  • "Following the Earth's close encounter with a comet, a meteor shower strikes Britain's population blind. The government collapses, bands of renegades are thriving in anarchy and a hostile, carnivorous form of plant life, the triffids, have begun to prey on the weak and vulnerable."@en

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  • "Science fiction"@en
  • "Television : Sci-Fi"
  • "Film adaptations"@en
  • "Feature films"@en
  • "Drama"
  • "Drama"@en
  • "Science fiction films"@en
  • "Television mini-series"@en
  • "Television mini-series"
  • "Fiction films"@en
  • "Science fiction television programs"@en
  • "Science fiction television programs"
  • "Video recordings for the hearing impaired"@en
  • "Video recordings"@en

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  • "The Day of the Triffids"
  • "The day of the triffids"
  • "The day of the triffids"@en
  • "Day of the triffids (Television program : 1981)"@en
  • "Day of the Triffids"
  • "The day of the Triffids"@en
  • "The day of the Triffids"
  • "Day of the triffids (Motion picture)"@en
  • "Day of the triffids (Television program)"@en