Anthology series featuring adaptations of detective stories.

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1969   1968   1964  
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Rupert Davies ...
 Himself - Presenter (18 episodes, 1964)
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Anthology series featuring adaptations of detective stories.

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30 March 1964 (UK)  »

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The survival rate for this series is very hit-and-miss. Of the eighteen episodes from the first season only twelve are currently known to exist; likewise six of the sixteen editions from the second run are considered lost, and just one of the final ten survives in the archives. See more »

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