Retired Scotland Yard commissioner Adam Strange investigates bizarre mysteries in "Swinging Sixties" London.
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 Adam Strange (16 episodes, 1969-1970)
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 Hamlyn Gynt (16 episodes, 1969-1970)
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 Evelyn McLean (16 episodes, 1969-1970)
Charles Lloyd Pack ...
 Professor Marks (7 episodes, 1969-1970)
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Adam Strange is a retired criminologist who enjoys solving crimes that baffle the London police. With the help of his young American friend Hamlyn Gynt, known as "Ham", and his rather attractive neighbor Evelyn, he usually gets to the bottom of things in his own unconventional way. Written by Kevin Steinhauer <K.Steinhauer@BoM.GOV.AU>

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Adam Strange drove around London in an Austin FX4 taxi cab, because he could park anywhere for long periods of time and go unnoticed in any neighborhood. See more »

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Only vaguely remember
2 November 2013 | by (Washington, DC) – See all my reviews

this show when it appeared in the States in the late '60s. I was just a kid. I want to say that "Strange Report" was one of those summer fill-ins that networks appropriated in those days. Being a big fan of mysteries even then, I recall enjoying the program and being both confused and disappointed when it vanished as mysteriously as it arrived. Another British import, the classic "The Prisoner" with Patrick MacGoohan, appeared at about the same time in the US; it lasted a bit longer, to the best of my recollection, and was (and remains) one of my favorite shows ever.

I'm glad to see that "Strange Report" has been reissued. Maybe I'll pick it up sometime...


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