The Avengers (1961–1969)
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Take Me to Your Leader 

Steed and Tara follow a chain of couriers passing a sophisticated briefcase that's carrying a large payoff for an unidentified traitor within the government.

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... John Steed
... Tara King
... Stonehouse
... Mother
John Ronane ... Captain Tim
Michael Robbins ... Cavell
Henry Stamper ... Major Glasgow
... Audrey Long
Hugh Cross ... Captain Andrews
Elizabeth Robillard ... Sally Graham (as Elisabeth Robillard)
Michael Hawkins ... Shepherd
Sheila Hammond ... Ministry Doctor
Bryan Kendrick ... Phillipson
... Condon
Matthew Long ... Holland
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A red attaché case is being transported by a chain of enemy agents though the avengers are unsure of its contents and its ultimate recipient - believed to be a traitor in the government who will receive a large pay-out on delivery. Having beaten the couriers and obtained the object in question Steed and Miss King must use their musical skills to - literally - crack the case. Written by don @ minifie-1

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10 February 1969 (USA)  »

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On her way to a concealed observation post, Tara passes a crate of FF-70 rifles - the weapons at the center of a bidding war in "Have Guns Will Haggle". See more »

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Crash mat visible at bottom of screen as motorcycle rider lands after being knocked of his bike and being hurled over the car. See more »

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Audrey Long: Long, Audrey Long, Miss.
John Steed: Steed, John Steed, Mister.
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Follow the leader
11 May 2011 | by See all my reviews

"Take Me to Your Leader" is another Robert Fuest feast for the eyes, from an intriguing script by Terry Nation. Steed and Tara trail an impregnable briefcase from one courier to the next, and hope to catch the big cheese at the conclusion of its journey, with Mother the prime suspect. The veteran cast includes Patrick Barr, John Ronane ("Murdersville"), Michael Robbins ("Square Root of Evil," "Dragonsfield," "Mr Teddy Bear"), Penelope Keith ("The Murder Market" and "Something Nasty in the Nursery"), Michael Hawkins ("The Deadly Air" and "The Golden Fleece"), and Raymond Adamson ("The Decapod" and "The Grandeur That Was Rome").


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