The Home Office becomes concerned when gunrunning to Africa increases and the stockholders of a prominent British gun manufacturer are being murdered one by one. Cathy buys 20 percent of the company's stock to investigate their activities.

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Ronald Radd ...
Henry Cade
Charles Carson ...
Brigadier Williamson
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Miss Ellis
Felix Deebank ...
Young
Mitzi Rogers ...
Jean
Robin Wentworth ...
Foreman
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Karl
Laurie Leigh ...
Dorothy
John Frawley ...
Reynolds
Graeme Bruce ...
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The Home Office becomes concerned when gunrunning to Africa increases and the stockholders of a prominent British gun manufacturer are being murdered one by one. Cathy buys 20 percent of the company's stock to investigate their activities.

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30 January 1991 (USA)  »

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When Karl is loading the guns on the houseboat, a crew member with a torch is visible behind him at the end of the scene. See more »

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Catherine Gale: Well, here it is.
[hands over a piece of paper]
Henry Cade: What's this?
Catherine Gale: Well, I've been up all night, doing it!
John Steed: Doing what?
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"Bullseye" really hits the target
4 January 2011 | by (Youngstown,Ohio) – See all my reviews

"Bullseye" was the first bonafide solo adventure for Honor Blackman's Cathy Gale, and clearly one of her best. A firearms firm is suspected of illegally supplying guns for African nations, so Steed purchases 20 percent of their stock and makes Cathy a major shareholder. Ronald Radd (later seen in "The Outside-In Man" and "Mission ... Highly Improbable") debuts as Henry Cade, whose every successful offer to buy shares in her company are foiled by the sudden deaths of the shareholders. Cathy easily carries the load while Steed handles things offscreen, and the whodunit aspects never fail to intrigue. The actors deliver strong characterizations, and director Peter Hammond occasionally dazzles with the camera, especially one dizzying back and forth encounter between Cathy and Cade, setting up the climactic showdown at the target range. The wonderful Bernard Kay is the shadowy figure in the background, who unfortunately, hasn't much to do (and never did another episode). Fred Ferris, as the Inspector who considers Cathy a suspect in the murders, also appeared in "Brief for Murder," while Judy Parfitt went on to do "The White Elephant," "Escape in Time," and "Whoever Shot Poor George Oblique Stroke XR40?" Previously, Mitzi Rogers did "Toy Trap," and John Frawley did "Mission to Montreal."


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