A British anthology series about everyday people finding themselves put into unusual circumstances...many of them supernatural in nature.
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Consists of two episodes of the UK TV series "Journey to the Unknown" (1968): 'Matakitas is Coming' (episode 1.3) and 'The Last Visitor' (episode 1.9).

Directors: Don Chaffey, Michael Lindsay-Hogg
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Cast

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 Greg Richards (1 episode, 1968)
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 Jeff Wheeler (1 episode, 1968)
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 Alec George Worthing (1 episode, 1968)
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 Leona Gillings (1 episode, 1968)
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 William Searle (1 episode, 1968)
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 Jon Holden (1 episode, 1968)
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 Eve (1 episode, 1968)
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 Stephen Drake (1 episode, 1968)
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 June Wiley (1 episode, 1968)
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 Jane Brown / ... (1 episode, 1968)
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 Hank Prentiss (1 episode, 1968)
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 Craig Miller (1 episode, 1968)
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 Inga Madison (1 episode, 1969)
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 Barbara King (1 episode, 1969)
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 Steven Miller (1 episode, 1969)
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 Rollo Verdew (1 episode, 1969)
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 Paula Wilde (1 episode, 1969)
Tom Adams ...
 Jerry Crown (1 episode, 1968)
Ann Bell ...
 Ruth Searle (1 episode, 1968)
David Buck ...
 Paul Amory (1 episode, 1968)
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 Kit Beaumont (1 episode, 1968)
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 Anne Prentiss (1 episode, 1968)
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 Miss Belle Weston (1 episode, 1968)
Suzanna Leigh ...
 Vicki (1 episode, 1968)
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 Andros Matakitas (1 episode, 1968)
Nanette Newman ...
 Jill Collins (1 episode, 1968)
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 Faith Wheeler (1 episode, 1968)
Zena Walker ...
 Carrie Clark (1 episode, 1968)
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 Albert Baker (1 episode, 1968)
Ingrid Boulting ...
 Vera Verdew (1 episode, 1969)
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 Dr. Ralph Madison (1 episode, 1969)
Maurice Kaufmann ...
 Sonny (1 episode, 1969)
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 Ben Loker (1 episode, 1969)
Kay Walsh ...
 Mrs. Joan Walker (1 episode, 1969)
Patrick Allen ...
 Luther Ames (1 episode, 1968)
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 Marielle (1 episode, 1968)
Kim Burfield ...
 Robert (1 episode, 1968)
John Fraser ...
 Derek Wilson (1 episode, 1968)
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 Royal (1 episode, 1968)
Gay Hamilton ...
 Sylvia Ann Hahlen (1 episode, 1968)
Justine Lord ...
 Sue Tarleton (1 episode, 1968)
Alan MacNaughtan ...
 Dr. Ian Denholt (1 episode, 1968)
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 Joyce (1 episode, 1968)
John Ronane ...
 Lt. Preston (1 episode, 1968)
Barnaby Shaw ...
 Boy (1 episode, 1968)
Douglas Wilmer ...
 Harry Vaneste (1 episode, 1968)
Geoffrey Bayldon ...
 Mr. Jim Plimmer (1 episode, 1969)
Fay Compton ...
 Queen Victoria (1 episode, 1969)
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 Jimmy Rintoul (1 episode, 1969)
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 Boy (1 episode, 1969)
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 Barbara Rossiter (1 episode, 1969)
Kenneth Haigh ...
 Dirk Brogan (1 episode, 1968)
Jan Holden ...
 Mrs. Wheeler (1 episode, 1968)
Catherine Lacey ...
 Miss Sarah Prinn (1 episode, 1968)
Sarah Lawson ...
 Pamela Denholt (1 episode, 1968)
Jeremy Longhurst ...
 Max Newby (1 episode, 1968)
Angela Lovell ...
 Jennifer (1 episode, 1968)
Victor Maddern ...
 Baker (1 episode, 1968)
Larry Noble ...
 Mr. Barrett (1 episode, 1968)
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 Matt Dystal (1 episode, 1968)
Lynn Pinkney ...
 Tracy (1 episode, 1968)
Adrienne Posta ...
 Girl (1 episode, 1968)
Roderick Shaw ...
 Boy (1 episode, 1968)
Phil Brown ...
 Dr. Charles Wilson (1 episode, 1969)
Paul Daneman ...
 Stuart Crosbie (1 episode, 1969)
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 Sir Robert Sawyer (1 episode, 1969)
William Marlowe ...
 Randolph Verdew (1 episode, 1969)
Joan Newell ...
 Mrs. Plimmer (1 episode, 1969)
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 Mrs. Kass (1 episode, 1968)
Joyce Blair ...
 Betty (1 episode, 1968)
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 Terry Lawrence (1 episode, 1968)
Gretchen Franklin ...
 Mrs. Barrett (1 episode, 1968)
David Langton ...
 Mr. Arthur Thwaite (1 episode, 1968)
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 Edward Chardur (1 episode, 1968)
Arthur Pentelow ...
 Receptionist (1 episode, 1968)
Bob Sessions ...
 Joe Hallum (1 episode, 1968)
Ewen Solon ...
 Douglas Bishop (1 episode, 1968)
Dermot Walsh ...
 Ken Talbot (1 episode, 1968)
John Welsh ...
 Bart Brereton (1 episode, 1968)
Susan Brodrick ...
 Rose Parkington (1 episode, 1969)
Blake Butler ...
 Mr. Butler (1 episode, 1969)
Jack Hedley ...
 Adam Frost (1 episode, 1969)
Jane Hylton ...
 Margaret Wilson (1 episode, 1969)
John Rudling ...
 Hodgson (1 episode, 1969)
David Bauer ...
 Uncle George (1 episode, 1968)
Tenniel Evans ...
 Dr. Hugh Baillie (1 episode, 1968)
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 Crichton (1 episode, 1968)
Yvonne Gilan ...
 Mrs. Brown (1 episode, 1968)
Peter Howell ...
 Mr. Miller (1 episode, 1968)
June Jago ...
 Emily Blake (1 episode, 1968)
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 Robert (1 episode, 1968)
Dennis Ramsden ...
 Mrs. Hubbard (1 episode, 1968)
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 Helen Ames (1 episode, 1968)
David Warbeck ...
 Chris (1 episode, 1968)
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 Dr. Mitchell (1 episode, 1969)
Eddie Byrne ...
 Policeman (1 episode, 1969)
Susan Richards ...
 Mrs. Loker (1 episode, 1969)
Gerald Sim ...
 Dr. Evans (1 episode, 1969)
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 Sir Gerald Walters (1 episode, 1969)
Dorothy Alison ...
 Mrs. Latham (1 episode, 1968)
David Baxter ...
 Second Asst. Director (1 episode, 1968)
Clive Graham ...
 Robert Brown (1 episode, 1968)
Errol John ...
 George Esmond (1 episode, 1968)
George McGrath ...
 Watcher (1 episode, 1968)
Suzanne Mockler ...
 Susan Redford (1 episode, 1968)
Julian Sherrier ...
 Bright Arrow (1 episode, 1968)
Michael Craze ...
 Fred (1 episode, 1969)
Marty Cruikshank ...
 Diana (1 episode, 1969)
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 Brown (1 episode, 1969)
Lionel Murton ...
 General Wanamaker (1 episode, 1969)
Frank Cousins ...
 Watcher (1 episode, 1968)
Barry Fantoni ...
 Kim (1 episode, 1968)
Hugh Futcher ...
 Wardrobe Dresser (1 episode, 1968)
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 David Redford (1 episode, 1968)
Jerold Wells ...
 Mayhew (1 episode, 1968)
Norman Chappell ...
 Friar Tuck (1 episode, 1969)
Sally James ...
 Peggy (1 episode, 1969)
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 Frederick Shea (1 episode, 1969)
Ronald Radd ...
 Wally Gold (1 episode, 1969)
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 Lisa (1 episode, 1968)
Kaplan Kaye ...
 Watcher (1 episode, 1968)
Barry Linehan ...
 The Detective (1 episode, 1968)
Kenneth J. Warren ...
 Joe Blake (1 episode, 1968)
Lloyd Lamble ...
 Inspector Bridges (1 episode, 1969)
Antony Webb ...
 Nelson (1 episode, 1969)
Ann Wrigg ...
 Miss Payne (1 episode, 1969)
Noel Davis ...
 Charles Phillips (1 episode, 1968)
Tom Gill ...
 Golfer (1 episode, 1968)
Ann King ...
 Watcher (1 episode, 1968)
Nicholas Phipps ...
 Laverly-Smith (1 episode, 1968)
James Donnelly ...
 Drunk (1 episode, 1969)
Donald Gee ...
 Aviator (1 episode, 1969)
Timothy Parkes ...
 Fire Officer (1 episode, 1969)
Frank Forsyth ...
 Night Watchman (1 episode, 1968)
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 Dr. Frank Yarrow (1 episode, 1968)
Elizabeth Robillard ...
 Watcher (1 episode, 1968)
Michael Nightingale ...
 Butler (1 episode, 1969)
Hazel Hughes ...
 Mrs. Biddle (1 episode, 1968)
Elna Pearl ...
 Girl in Cinema (1 episode, 1968)
Linda Cole ...
 Lady Hamilton (1 episode, 1969)
John Nightingale ...
 1st Youth (1 episode, 1968)
Michael Ripper ...
 Albert Cole (1 episode, 1968)
Ann Lancaster ...
 Red Queen (1 episode, 1969)
Catherine Finn ...
 Elsie Cole (1 episode, 1968)
Marcus Hammond ...
 2nd Youth (1 episode, 1968)
Terence Duff ...
 March Hare (1 episode, 1969)
George Benson ...
 The Vicar (1 episode, 1968)
Roy Hanlon ...
 Jimmy McNeil (1 episode, 1969)
Maggie Don ...
 Barbara (1 episode, 1969)
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A British anthology series about everyday people finding themselves put into unusual circumstances...many of them supernatural in nature.

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26 September 1968 (USA)  »

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Out of the Unknown  »

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(17 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

These days its lucky to get 13 episodes a year of favourite shows, so by modern standards the production schedule of Journey to the Unknown could be considered tight and hectic...given the green light in the May of 68,worked started in the July, screenings started in the September and filming had been completed by the October. See more »

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Edited into Journey to Murder (1971) See more »

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Excellent series
24 July 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have the entire series on video, taped mostly from Sky (Europe) broadcasts. After 35+ years, the show still holds up well. Each show featured an American actor in the lead with British supporting players. Some of my favorite actors in the series included George Maharis, formerly of Route 66, and Barbara Jefford, a British actress. Ms. Jefford played an evil aunt to a boy made to wear dresses and pose as a girl. It would be great if the series would be released on DVD but I'm afraid it's one of the countless short-run series that are very fondly remembered but will never make it to disc. This would be a great series for Encore Mysteries to run.


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