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"William Tell" The General's Daughter (1959)

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Ian Stuart Black (screenplay)
Friedrich Schiller (creator)
Original Air Date:
6 April 1959 (Season 1, Episode 29)
While collecting provisions from a Swiss patriot, the Bear is captured and flung into Gessler's dungeons. Tell must devise an ingenious method of engineering his friend's release. | Add synopsis »
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 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)
Conrad Phillips ... William Tell
Willoughby Goddard ... Gessler

Nigel Green ... Fertog (The Bear)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Michael Caine ... Sgt. Wiener
Scot Finch ... Stefan
Ann Hughes ... Maria
Bruce Seton ... General
Peter Torquill ... Cpl. Muller

Episode Crew
Directed by
Peter Maxwell 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Ian Stuart Black  screenplay
Friedrich Schiller  creator

Produced by
Leslie Arliss .... producer
Ralph Smart .... executive producer
Cinematography by
Brendan J. Stafford (director of photography) (as Brendon Stafford)
Film Editing by
Spencer Reeve 
Casting by
Harry Fine 
Art Direction by
Peter Mullins 
Production Management
Aida Young .... production supervisor
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
David Tomblin .... assistant director
Sound Department
Fred Turtle .... sound supervisor
Music Department
Sydney John Kay .... musical director
Harold Purcell .... lyrics: theme song
David Whitfield .... singer: theme song
Other crew
Doreen Montgomery .... scenario editor

Series Crew
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Directed by
Peter Maxwell (episode "Gauntlet of St. Gerhardt, The") (episode "TheGolden Wheel")
Ralph Smart (episode "Emporer's Hat, The")
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Friedrich Schiller  creator
René Wild  (episode "Emporer's Hat, The") (as Rene Wilde)

Production Companies

Additional Details

Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound Recording)


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