Secret Agent: Season 1, Episode 11

Don't Nail Him Yet (14 Aug. 1965)
"Danger Man" Don't Nail Him Yet (original title)

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An agent is selling secrets to a foreign government. How he is doing this is unclear so Drake is brought in to find out, which he does by befriending him as a bumbling teacher on stress leave.

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John Fraser ...
Rawson
Sheila Allen ...
Dian
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Lucas
Raymond Adamson ...
Gorton
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Mumford
Edward Chapman ...
Sir Ralph
Edward Cast ...
Bennett
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Sue
Leonard Monaghan ...
Lennie
Keith Bell ...
Bill
Jacqueline Pearce ...
Jeannie (as Jackie Pearce)
Nicholas Hawtrey ...
Waiter
Ian Collin ...
Pub Landlord
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Agent Denis Rawson is a loner but he is selling secrets to foreign agents. He is being followed but with limited results. Drake is brought in to find out how he is selling the secrets and to whom. Drake befriends him by playing a bumbling, lonely and introverted teacher and proceeds to keep a close eye on him. Drake eventually tracks him to an incunabula bookshop owner. Written by jem

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In both dialogue and on the bookstore sign is "Incanabula". The correct term is "Incunabula", deriving from the Latin for "cradle". I.e. books from the earliest days of printing, pre-1500. See more »

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When Rawson is suspected of selling secrets, Drake's boss wants to bring him in. Drake will bring anyone in but he has to be sure, he then befriends Rawson. Drake posing as a nervous teacher opens up dialogue in a pub when Rawson takes pity as his classical vinyl records are destroyed by some rowdy youths(amongst them Wendy Richards). With their mutual love of music established Drake moves closer into Rawsons circle. There are some great location shots of Fulham Football Club as the two 'friends' watch a match although Drake is looking for Rawson's contacts. This episode is a great example of Mcgoohans acting range, as he develops a new persona every week. Sixties espionage does not get better than Danger Man.


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