Mystery and Imagination (1966–1970)
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The Body Snatcher 

In the early 19th century, an eminent professor seeks (illegally) to obtain dead bodies for his anatomical research.

Director:

Toby Robertson

Writers:

Robert Muller (adaptation), Robert Louis Stevenson (short story "The Body Snatcher")

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Trevor Baxter ... Undertaker
David Buck David Buck ... Host / Richard Beckett
James Cossins ... Landlord
Ian Dewar Ian Dewar ... Richardson
John Garrie ... Body snatcher
Michael Gwynn ... Sullivan
Ian Holm ... MacFarlane
Michael Johnson Michael Johnson ... Campbell
John Moffatt ... Gray
Anne Ogden Anne Ogden ... Jane Galbraith
Dermot Tuohy Dermot Tuohy ... Body snatcher
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In the early 19th century, an eminent professor seeks (illegally) to obtain dead bodies for his anatomical research.

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Believed lost, although a domestic audio recording exists. See more »

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Version of The Flesh and the Fiends (1960) See more »

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 February 1966 (UK) See more »

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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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