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The Cruel Sea

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Sir Donald Sinden narrates a six-part adaptation of Nicholas Monsarrat 's book.
3: The Worst Convoy Ever Ericson faces the toughest test of his command: should he depth-charge his own men in the water to sink a U-boat hiding beneath them? with Dominic Rickards Tom Hillier ,
David Timson , Rupert Holliday Evans. - Don McCorkindale and Vincent Brimble
Adapted by Joe Dunlop. Produced and directed by Jonathan Ruffle
* Everybody's Talking About ... Helen Baxendale : page 13

Contributors

Unknown: Sir Donald Sinden
Unknown: Nicholas Monsarrat
Unknown: Dominic Rickards
Unknown: Tom Hillier
Unknown: David Timson
Unknown: Rupert Holliday Evans.
Unknown: Don McCorkindale
Adapted By: Joe Dunlop.
Directed By: Jonathan Ruffle
Unknown: Helen Baxendale
Lt Commander Ericson: Philip Madoc
Lt Lockhart: Paul Rhys
Julie Hallam: Helen Baxendale
Baker: Henry Naylor
Ferraby: Michael Maloney
Tallow: Tony Selby
Watts: Bernard Gallagher
Morell: John Webb

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