Asked to perform an unnecessary amputation, a London surgeon calls on his colleague, Prof. Van Dusen, to learn the reason for the gruesome request. Van Dusen's investigation leads him to a ... See full summary »

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Douglas Wilmer ...
William Mervyn ...
Sir Hector Drummond
Veronica Strong ...
Miss. Rossmore / Mrs. Morey
Laurence Payne ...
Prescott
Charles Morgan ...
Mallory
Mark Eden ...
Roderick Varley
Wallas Eaton ...
Sterling
Dennis Chinnery ...
Morey
Robert Hartley ...
Doctor
William Moore ...
Station Sergeant
Margaret John ...
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Michael Guest ...
Police constable
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Asked to perform an unnecessary amputation, a London surgeon calls on his colleague, Prof. Van Dusen, to learn the reason for the gruesome request. Van Dusen's investigation leads him to a country house; a mad, shotgun-toting aristocrat; and an incident three years earlier. Written by Anonymous

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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11 March 1973 (UK)  »

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