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Highcliffe Manor 

The creepy goings-on at Highcliffe Manor, home of a science institute staffed by bizarre people.

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Brad Buckner
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Complete series cast summary:
Shelley Fabares ...  Helen Straight Blacke 6 episodes, 1979
Stephen McHattie ...  Rev. Ian Glenville 6 episodes, 1979
Eugenie Ross-Leming ...  Dr. Frances Kisgadden 6 episodes, 1979
Gerald Gordon Gerald Gordon ...  Felix Morger 6 episodes, 1979
Jenny O'Hara ...  Rebecca 6 episodes, 1979
Chris Marlowe Chris Marlowe ...  Bram Shelley 6 episodes, 1979
Audrey Landers ...  Wendy Sparkles 5 episodes, 1979
Ernie Hudson ...  Smythe 5 episodes, 1979
David Byrd David Byrd ...  Dr. Lester 4 episodes, 1979
Luis Avalos ...  Dr. Sanchez 3 episodes, 1979
Harold Sakata ...  Cheng 2 episodes, 1979
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Highcliffe Manor was a creepy old mansion in New England owned by Helen Blacke that was home to the Blacke Foundation, a research institute owned by an eclectic group of oddballs including: mad scientist Frances, mechanical man Bram Shelley, womanizing preacher Ian Glenville, huge Korean assistant Cheng, sexy secretary Wendy, creepy housekeeper Rebecca, and evil doctors Koontz and Sanchez. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@soltec.net>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 April 1979 (USA) See more »

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Runtime:

(4 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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The name "Bram Shelley" is a portmanteau of the names of Bram Stoker and Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, the authors respectively of the famous English language horror stories *Dracula* and *Frankenstein: The Modern Prometheus*. See more »

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