Dennis Potter used his own background as a Russian language clerk in the War Office when writing this play for ITV's SATURDAY NIGHT THEATRE series. At the time of the 1956 Suez Crisis and ... See full summary »

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Nikolas Simmonds ...
Pvt. Robert Hawk
Leonard Trolley ...
Peter Cellier ...
Major Gerald Hisscock
John Warner ...
Major Freddy Wilson
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Major William Timps
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Col. Ulysses S. Feather
James Cairncross ...
Julian
Julia Jones ...
Mrs. Hawk
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Mr. Hawk
George Layton ...
Corporal May
Michael Cashman ...
Pete
Therese McMurray ...
Pat
Tony Caunter ...
Mick
David Webb ...
Fred
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Ernie
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Dennis Potter used his own background as a Russian language clerk in the War Office when writing this play for ITV's SATURDAY NIGHT THEATRE series. At the time of the 1956 Suez Crisis and the Russian invasion of Hungary, Private Bob Hawk reports to the London Intelligence Office where the strength of Soviet troops is under scrutiny. Written by Bhob Stewart <bhob@genie.com>

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23 May 1970 (UK)  »

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Followed by Lipstick on Your Collar (1993) See more »

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