Episode CH4.0.1: The Origin Telefilm
The entire Max Headroom saga began with a one-hour telefilm made for Channel Four.
|Title|| Max Headroom
Max Headroom: 20 Minutes into the Future
Max Headroom: The Original Story
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|Creative|| Screenplay by Steve Roberts
From an original idea by George Stone, Rocky Morton & Annabel Jankel
Directed by Rocky Morton & Annabel Jankel
Edited by Michael Bradsell
|Watch for...|| The computer map locating the city as London, England.
"Securikams" - changed to Securicams in the US remake.
Apartment 42 and Channel 42.
Carter's sexual harassment line.
Bryce using his computer while in the bathtub - a safety no-no-no that was corrected in the US remake.
Bryce correctly pronouncing "data."
Breugal quoting Shakespeare.
Theora parking in her bedroom.
No mobile phones...?
A final Max Headroom sign.
An early example of a post-credits scene.
|Matt Frewer||Edison Carter
William Morgan Sheppard
Body Bank Receptionist (Florence)
Patrick (ENG reporter)
Other Board Member (Female)
Other Board Member (Male)