An antique dealer is murdered and priceless Egyptian artifacts are stolen. While the crooks try to get to find a buyer, Dempsey and Makepeace go undercover and find several parties looking to get their hands on the artifacts.

Director:

Graham Theakston

Writer:

Dave Humphries

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Brandon ... Dempsey
Glynis Barber ... Makepeace
Ray Smith Ray Smith ... Spikings
Stefan Kalipha Stefan Kalipha ... Colonel Rasheed
Dudley Sutton ... Bailey
Derek Martin Derek Martin ... Scott
Julian Fellowes ... Redgrave
Tony Osoba ... Det. Sgt. Chas Jarvis
Les Maryon Les Maryon ... Tanker Driver
Roy Alon ... Motorcyclist
Nayef Rashed ... Yassin (as Adam Hussein)
Gaby Dellal ... Leila (as Gabrielle Dellal)
Neville Phillips Neville Phillips ... Carpet Dealer
Paul Ridley Paul Ridley ... Markham
Alva Shelley Alva Shelley ... Kerim
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Storyline

An antique dealer is murdered and priceless Egyptian artifacts are stolen. While the crooks try to get to find a buyer, Dempsey and Makepeace go undercover and find several parties looking to get their hands on the artifacts.

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Genres:

Action | Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 October 1985 (UK) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Quotes

Det. Sgt. Harry Makepeace: Present.
[hands Dempsey a book]
Lt. James Dempsey: Oh, you shouldn't have.
Det. Sgt. Harry Makepeace: You're going to do some, eh, quick cramming on the antique business.
Lt. James Dempsey: Harry, I wouldn't know a chippendale from a chipmunk.
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