The cases & adventures of tough Sergeant John Mann, officer of Her Majesty's Royal Military Police Special Investigation Branch.
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John Thaw ...  Sergeant John Mann / ... 26 episodes, 1964-1966
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Storyline

This short-lived series gave a first starring role to John Thaw ("The Sweeney"; "Inspector Morse"), here playing Sgt John Mann, a short-tempered military policeman. Written by D.Giddings <darren.giddings@newcastle.ac.uk>

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Country:

UK

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English

Release Date:

17 October 1964 (UK) See more »

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ABC Weekend Television See more »
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Runtime:

| (26 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The distinctive military theme tune was sourced from the KPM Music Library as so many TV and film themes were up until the 1970s. You can often here this piece of music in other TV and films productions worldwide, most notably as incidental music in the second season of the 1967 Spider-Man (1967) cartoon series. See more »

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A new star is born
29 March 2002 | by shih_tzuSee all my reviews

This short lived 1960's tv series in b&w on UK tv gave a first starring role to John Thaw as a Military Policeman in the British army. From this series he became a firm favourite and went on to star in The Sweeney as Jack Reagan, Inspector Morse, and many other tv specials and series. A consummate actor he will be sorely missed . RIP


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