Tales of the Unexpected (1979–1988)
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The Dead Don't Steal 

Married Ken Johnson runs a charter plane service with his lover and air stewardess Lilian, who indulges in a little smuggling on his behalf. Then disaster strikes for him, as his wife ... See full summary »

Director:

John Glenister

Writers:

Ella Griffiths (story), Robin Chapman (dramatisation)
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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Glynis Barber ... Lilian / Sylvia Brett
Nicholas Ball Nicholas Ball ... Ken Johnson
Lois Baxter Lois Baxter ... Annie Johnson
Albert Welling ... Det. Insp. Gunter
Michael Wisher ... Dexter
Norman Tyrrell Norman Tyrrell ... George the Ferryman
Derek Carpenter Derek Carpenter ... Van Driver
Brian Goodfellow Brian Goodfellow ... Det. Sgt. Davies
David Caddick David Caddick ... 1st Police Officer
Dave Summerton Dave Summerton ... 2nd Police Officer
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Storyline

Married Ken Johnson runs a charter plane service with his lover and air stewardess Lilian, who indulges in a little smuggling on his behalf. Then disaster strikes for him, as his wife discovers the affair and Lilian says she is leaving him for another man and the smuggling will end. In a rage he kills her and disposes of the body. But to his astonishment she appears to come back from the dead and ensures that justice catches up with him. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Language:

English

Release Date:

22 April 1988 (UK) See more »

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Production Co:

Anglia Television See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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