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"The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre" Clue of the New Pin (1960)

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Philip Mackie (writer)
Edgar Wallace (novel)
Original Air Date:
1960 (Season 1, Episode 5)
User Reviews:
A very entertaining and seemingly original British B Movie. See more (2 total) »


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order) (verified as complete)
Paul Daneman ... Rex Lander

James Villiers ... Tab Holland

Katherine Woodville ... Jane Ardfern (as Catherine Woodville)
Bernard Archard ... Supt. Carver
Clive Morton ... Ramsey Brown
Wolfe Morris ... Yeh Ling
David Horne ... John Trasmere
Leslie Sands ... Sgt. Harris
Ruth Kettlewell ... Mrs. Rushby
Maudie Edwards ... Barmaid
Alex Gallier ... Head Waiter
Stephen Zammit ... Waiter
Julian Forbes ... 1st Plainclothes Man
Tony Wall ... Uniformed P.C.
Arch Taylor ... 1st Removal Man
Julie Shearing ... Flower Girl

Episode Crew
Directed by
Allan Davis 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Philip Mackie  writer
Edgar Wallace  novel

Produced by
Jack Greenwood .... producer
Jim O'Connolly .... associate producer
Original Music by
Ron Goodwin 
Cinematography by
Bert Mason 
Film Editing by
Anne Barker 
Art Direction by
Peter Mullins 
Makeup Department
Jack Craig .... makeup artist
Production Management
Joe Levy .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Peter Price .... assistant director
Sound Department
Ronald Abbott .... sound recordist
Derek Holding .... sound editor
Sidney Rider .... sound recordist
Camera and Electrical Department
Dennis C. Lewiston .... camera operator (as Dennis Lewiston)
Music Department
Michael Carr .... composer: theme "Man of Mystery"
Crew believed to be complete

Production CompaniesDistributors

Additional Details

58 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

Did You Know?

This was never originally a TV series. It was first released as a second feature to The Bandit of Zhobe (1959), but the it was then repackaged as a TV series for export and America.See more »
Movie Connections:
Edited from Clue of the New Pin (1961)See more »


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5 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
A very entertaining and seemingly original British B Movie., 16 September 1999
Author: David Kay ( from Borehamwood Herts

A clever, entertaining and well acted British B Movie. It holds your attention from start to finish. An hour film with plenty of intrigue. The film stars some of Britain's finest actors and goes some way to prove that British B Movies in the 50's and 60's ( for me ) provide great entertainment.

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