Hammer House of Mystery and Suspense: Season 1, Episode 4

A Distant Scream (5 Nov. 1984)

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Lying on his deathbed, an elderly man who has spent most of his life in prison for the murder of the woman he loved is granted a supernatural chance to go back to that fateful weekend and ... See full summary »

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Michael / Harris
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Rosemary Richardson
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Clifford Richardson
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Gary
Fanny Carby ...
Mrs. Kimble
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Sarah Kimble
Bernard Horsfall ...
Doctor
Ewan Stewart ...
Robin Kimble (as Ewan Stuart)
Edward Peel ...
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Lying on his deathbed, an elderly man who has spent most of his life in prison for the murder of the woman he loved is granted a supernatural chance to go back to that fateful weekend and attempt to discover what really happened... Written by Neal Vincent

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A man lies dying in prison; he has something on his mind...
19 March 2001 | by See all my reviews

A dying man who has been in prison for many years for a crime he did not commit, returns to the scene to solve it. If you are a fan of the supernatural and you love the rugged Cornish coastline - then you will probably enjoy this film. Filmed at Mullion Cove and the Mullion Hotel, David Carradine and Stephanie Beacham make an unlikely couple but, nonetheless, the story has a little twist at the end - don't expect any big surprises though. Followers of Carradine and Beacham may well enjoy it just for that reason.


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