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16 September 1967 (UK) See more »
The story of Wing Commander Yeo-Thomas (Kenneth More) and his personal WWII story.
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 (Series Cast Summary - 27 of 44)

Kenneth More ... Wing Cmdr. Yeo-Thomas (1 episode, 1967)

Christopher Benjamin ... Cadillac (1 episode, 1967)
Roger Booth ... German orderly on train (1 episode, 1967)
Stephen Bradley ... Ernst (1 episode, 1967)
Leo Britt ... French grocer (1 episode, 1967)
Denise Buckley ... Barbara (1 episode, 1967)
Anthony Colby ... Gestapo guard (1 episode, 1967)

David Collings ... Horace (1 episode, 1967)
Carl Conway ... Gestapo guard (1 episode, 1967)

Annette Crosbie ... José Dupuis (1 episode, 1967)
Frank Duncan ... Commentator (1 episode, 1967)
Dennis Edwards ... Chief of Lyons Gestapo (1 episode, 1967)
Scott Fredericks ... Gestapo guard (1 episode, 1967)
Martin Gordon ... Gestapo railway policeman (1 episode, 1967)
George Hagan ... Pierre Brossolette (1 episode, 1967)
Tony Handy ... Abeille (1 episode, 1967)
Davyd Harries ... S.O.E. orderly (1 episode, 1967)
Stephen Hubay ... Gestapo guard (1 episode, 1967)
Donald Layne-Smith ... Lawyer (1 episode, 1967)

Fiona Lewis ... Jeanne Helbing (1 episode, 1967)
Peter Lund ... Gestapo guard (1 episode, 1967)
Alan MacNaughtan ... Rudi (1 episode, 1967)
Sally Nesbitt ... Suni Sandoe (1 episode, 1967)
Derek Newark ... Prison guard (1 episode, 1967)

John Owens ... Despatch rider (1 episode, 1967)
Roy Purcell ... Col. Brierley (1 episode, 1967)
Gregory Scott ... Gestapo railway policeman (1 episode, 1967)

Series Directed by
Peter Hammond (1 episode, 1967)
Series Writing credits
Bruce Marshall (4 episodes, 1967)
Michael Voysey (4 episodes, 1967)

Series Produced by
David Conroy .... producer (1 episode, 1967)
Series Production Design by
John Cooper (1 episode, 1967)

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50 min (5 episodes)
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This was originally going to be a major theatrical release, and Richard Burton, Dirk Bogarde, James Mason and John Mills were all pursued by producer Michael Deeley. The proposed directors were Guy Green, Robert Siodmak and Roy Ward Baker.See more »


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2 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
"The White Rabbit": Our BBC Ealing Studios Quest, 9 January 2003
Author: John Ruffle from London, England

I'm a college lecturer - and my office and classroom just happens to be the location used in "The White Rabbit" mini-series aired in 1967 on BBC2.

Our college location is less than a stone's throw from the historic "Ealing Studios". The room used as the Nazi HQ in the BBC production was, at that time, the library of "Ealing Grammar School for Boys". It is now an open access I.T. area in a college of further education, and most of the shelving has gone. However, I've managed to stop the last wall of the oak bookshelves featured in the drama from being ripped down; indeed, it is now the main feature in my individual learning area, which is in a part of the main room.

Alas, I've never seen the production, (which is either 5 episodes, 4 episodes or 4 + 1 pilot, depending who you believe). If anyone can help me in locating an archive copy, and getting us a dub, (or just some production stills that we can frame and put up "on location"), I'd be very grateful.

I personally believe that giving youth a sense of history and "connectedness" should be a core part of education. Our "White Rabbit" project is just one of the ways we are exploring the historic motion picture / media roots of our local Ealing community.

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