A horror anthology series, with each episode featuring a different eerie tale.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Reginald Barratt ...
 The Council Clerk (1 episode, 1972)
Valerie Bell ...
 Wife (1 episode, 1972)
Avis Bunnage ...
 Violet (1 episode, 1972)
Patience Collier ...
 Miss Smith (1 episode, 1972)
Margo Cunningham ...
 Jenny Davis (1 episode, 1972)
Robin Ellis ...
 Mike (1 episode, 1972)
Wendy Gifford ...
 Olive Ashworth (1 episode, 1972)
Derrick Gilbert ...
 Man in pub (1 episode, 1972)
Brian Grellis ...
 Marty Smith (1 episode, 1972)
Prentis Hancock ...
 David (1 episode, 1972)
David Healy ...
 Frank Mancha (1 episode, 1972)
Jack Hedley ...
 Norris (1 episode, 1972)
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 Anthony Ashworth (1 episode, 1972)
George Innes ...
 Leggett (1 episode, 1972)
...
 Lorry driver (1 episode, 1972)
Wendy Johnson ...
 The woman (1 episode, 1972)
Stanley Lebor ...
 Irving Sokolosky (1 episode, 1972)
...
 Ginny (1 episode, 1972)
Victor Maddern ...
 Harry (1 episode, 1972)
Bryan Marshall ...
 Adrian Wills (1 episode, 1972)
Vivienne Maya ...
 Caroline (1 episode, 1972)
Frank Mills ...
 Husband (1 episode, 1972)
Geraldine Newman ...
 Claire (1 episode, 1972)
Dorothea Phillips ...
 Shop Assistant (1 episode, 1972)
John Ringham ...
 Police Insp. (1 episode, 1972)
Joe Ritchie ...
 Mr. Edmunds (1 episode, 1972)
David Sands ...
 David Stanley (1 episode, 1972)
Ray Smith ...
 The Guvnor (1 episode, 1972)
Bill Stewart ...
 Sammy (1 episode, 1972)
...
 Machin (1 episode, 1972)
...
 Wood (1 episode, 1972)
Talfryn Thomas ...
 The pram man (1 episode, 1972)
Robert Urquhart ...
 Rutherford (1 episode, 1972)
John Welsh ...
 Cartwright (1 episode, 1972)
Kara Wilson ...
 Pat Stanley (1 episode, 1972)
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A horror anthology series, with each episode featuring a different eerie tale.

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Thriller

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(13 episodes)

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