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Thriller 

Anthology series of self-contained episodes with the genres ranging from murder mystery to suspense to psychological and supernatural horror.

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Brian Clemens
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6   5   4   3   2   1  
1976   1975   1974   1973  

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Series cast summary:
Donna Mills ...  Chrissie Morton / ... 3 episodes, 1973-1974
Gary Collins ...  Dave Adams / ... 3 episodes, 1974-1975
Michael Jayston ...  Mark Walker / ... 2 episodes, 1973-1974
Robert Powell ...  Paul Tanner / ... 2 episodes, 1973-1974
Pamela Franklin ...  Abby Stevens / ... 2 episodes, 1974-1975
Joanna Pettet ...  Jody Baxter / ... 2 episodes, 1974-1975
Bradford Dillman ...  Gary Stevens / ... 2 episodes, 1975
John Carson ...  Arthur Lewis / ... 2 episodes, 1973-1974
Ian Bannen ...  Doonan (3) / ... 2 episodes, 1975
T.P. McKenna ...  Frampton / ... 2 episodes, 1973-1976
Dinsdale Landen ...  Matthew Earp 2 episodes, 1973-1974
Michael Kitchen ...  George Newton / ... 2 episodes, 1974-1976
Edward Judd ...  Bill Lewis / ... 2 episodes, 1974-1975
Geoffrey Chater ...  Graham / ... 2 episodes, 1973-1975
Derek Smith Derek Smith ...  Baverstock / ... 2 episodes, 1973-1974
Derek Francis Derek Francis ...  Sam / ... 2 episodes, 1974-1975
Linda Liles Linda Liles ...  Ann Curry / ... 2 episodes, 1975
Susan Dury Susan Dury ...  Babs Bryant / ... 2 episodes, 1974-1975
John Moreno John Moreno ...  Filton / ... 2 episodes, 1973-1975
Stephen Greif ...  Ben Kroom / ... 2 episodes, 1974-1975
Suzanne Neve ...  Beryl Wittaker / ... 2 episodes, 1974-1975
John Flanagan John Flanagan ...  Michael Player / ... 2 episodes, 1975
Ian Redford ...  Barnstapple / ... 2 episodes, 1975-1976
Ronald Mayer Ronald Mayer ...  Dr. Lambert / ... 2 episodes, 1973-1974
Anthony Dawes Anthony Dawes ...  Car Salesman / ... 2 episodes, 1974-1975
Ray Marioni Ray Marioni ...  Croupier / ... 2 episodes, 1974-1975
Peter Hill Peter Hill ...  Filing Clerk / ... 2 episodes, 1975
Norman Mitchell ...  First Man in Pub / ... 2 episodes, 1974-1975
Reg Lye ...  Caretaker 2 episodes, 1973-1975
Annette Woollett Annette Woollett ...  Penny / ... 2 episodes, 1974-1975
James Greene ...  Constable Breck / ... 2 episodes, 1974-1975
Peter Mackriel ...  Mr. Taylor / ... 2 episodes, 1974-1975
Harold Bennett ...  2nd Old Man / ... 2 episodes, 1973-1976
Patrick Magee ...  Prof. Marcus Carnaby 2 episodes, 1974-1975
Ed Bishop ...  Carson / ... 2 episodes, 1975
Michael Stainton Michael Stainton ...  Brent / ... 2 episodes, 1973-1975
David Billa David Billa ...  Party Guest / ... 2 episodes, 1973-1975
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A lost television classic!
6 June 2002 | by lonnieedwardsSee all my reviews

I remember staying up late and watching this show in syndication on WGN-TV in the late 1980's. It was a fascinating series of almost feature-length suspense stories which were written mostly by Brian Clemens and starred a mostly British cast. It was while watching this show that I "discovered" many of my now favorite actors, including Pamela Franklin, Judy Geeson, Hayley Mills, Patrick Magee, Jeremy Brett, Donna Mills, Ian Hendry, Carol Lynley, and Carroll Baker. Sadly though, the series seems to have all but vanished, as it no longer appears in syndication and the selected few episodes that were released to videotape have long gone out-of-print. It would be utterly fantastic if they would release all of the episodes to DVD!


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English

Release Date:

18 January 1973 (USA) See more »

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(43 episodes)

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Mono

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