Shades of Darkness (1983–1986)

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An anthology of short mysterious dramas, each with a supernatural twist.

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Norma West ...
 Mrs. Brympton / ... (2 episodes, 1983-1986)
Annette Wilkie-Miller ...
 Amelie / ... (2 episodes, 1983-1986)
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An anthology of short mysterious dramas, each with a supernatural twist.

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Sombras en la oscuridad  »

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