This suspenseful crime series from Granada starred Edwin Richfield, Sarah Lawson, Christopher Guinee, Moultrie Kelsall, and Keith Barron. part-time Private Investigator Steve Gardiner Edwin... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
Edwin Richfield ...  Steve Gardiner 24 episodes, 1962-1963
Keith Barron ...  Det. Sgt. Swift 16 episodes, 1962-1963
Sarah Lawson ...  Anne Braithwaite / ... 15 episodes, 1962-1963
Moultrie Kelsall ...  Chief Insp. Gordon 13 episodes, 1960-1962
William Mervyn William Mervyn ...  Chief Insp. Rose 10 episodes, 1963
Anna Cropper ...  Ruth Jenkins 10 episodes, 1963
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This suspenseful crime series from Granada starred Edwin Richfield, Sarah Lawson, Christopher Guinee, Moultrie Kelsall, and Keith Barron. part-time Private Investigator Steve Gardiner Edwin Richfield) whose main interplay was with DS Swift (Keith Barron), Chief Inspector Gordon, his wife Judy, develops into a wired investigation into a murder. Written by Chris Barton

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UK

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English

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19 October 1960 (UK) See more »

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Granada Television See more »
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(24 episodes)

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Mono

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1.33 : 1
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Six editions out of the thirty-two made for this series are not known to survive in the archives. See more »

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Followed by It's Dark Outside (1964) See more »

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Quirky, atmospheric
10 February 2004 | by mariannefrancesSee all my reviews

I have never actually met anyone who watched this series, although it appeared in the most popular programme ratings of 1963. I loved it. Reeking film-noir atmosphere, interesting, powerful characters. Keith Barron, Sarah Lawson and Edwin Richfield produced a tangible on-screen chemistry which felt 'real'. William Mervyn's upper-crust Inspector Rose was a good contrast to the other three. I believe only one episode has survived: the tapes were wiped clean for re-use, I'm told.


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