Sea Hunt: Season 1, Episode 6

Female of the Species (15 Feb. 1958)

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Although Kay Dalton is terrified of the sea, she is determined to dive for a cache of stolen diamonds.



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Episode complete credited cast:
Susan Morrow ...
Kay Dalton / Joanna Mason
Larry Thor ...
Pete Zawicki
Robert Shield ...
Dr. Jeremiah Kearns (as Bob Shield)
Susan Dorn ...
Joanna's Sister
Phil Arnold ...
Jeff Kinder


A mysterious woman who's hired Mike for private diving lessons proves so inept that, after a week, Mike drops her fearing she'll accidentally kill herself. Her motivation for the lessons becomes clear when an insurance investigator shows up; her boyfriend is doing time for a jewel heist and the loot is stashed 150 feet down. Written by Jay Phelps <>

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15 February 1958 (USA)  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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1.33 : 1
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While underwater, Kay/Joanna cuts the rope attached to the barrel allowing it to surface with approximately 18 inches of rope left dangling from it. However, when Pete Zawicki pulls it ashore, there is several feet of rope dangling from the barrel. See more »

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