A stockbroker and safe-cracker join forces to pull jobs in wealthy homes. After the upper class crook commits a murder at one job, the cracksman is caught at the next. His lawyer charges Gideon with police brutality.



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Episode complete credited cast:
John Gregson ...
Alexander Davion ...
Daphne Anderson ...
Kate Gideon (credit only)
Patrick Allen ...
'Spender Todd'
Ann Lynn ...
Anne Beaumont
Patrick Bedford ...
Sandra Casey
Alec Mango ...
Basil Dignam ...
Commissioner Scott-Marle
Reginald Jessup ...
Anthony Baird ...
Mr. Barnes
Robert Sansom ...
The Magistrate
Richard Davies ...
The Taxi Driver
George Merritt ...
The Janitor


A stockbroker, Todd, has joined forces with a safe cracker, Casey, and are breaking open the safe of a wealthy couple when they are disturbed by the Italian au pair. Todd beats the woman seriously and she eventually dies. The next night, they are disturbed by the police committing another robbery and Casey is arrested. His wife goes after Todd looking for the money Casey is owed but then she is killed. The problem is getting Casey to grass on his accomplice. It becomes more complicated when he has a self-inflicted injury, which his lawyer blames on Gideon. Written by jem

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Crime | Drama | Mystery




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6 March 1966 (UK)  »

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