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The Monsters: Episode 3


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A serial in four episodes by Evelyn Frazer and Vincent Tilsley.
Starring Robert Harris and William Greene
with Alan Gifford, Mark Dignam, Helen Lindsay, Clive Morton, George Pravda
and introducing Elizabeth Weaver
Music composed and conducted by Humphrey Searle
Played by members of the Sinfonia of London Orchestra

Why did Professor Cato have a miniature submarine? Why did he use it to make the police think there was a 'monster' in Lake Kingswater ? And what went wrong? Do the monsters really exist after all? Tonight John Brent finds out some of the answers.


Writer: Evelyn Frazer
Writer: Vincent Tilsley
Music composed and conducted by: Humphrey Searle
[Music] played by: members of the Sinfonia of London Orchestra
Film cameraman: John McGlashan
Film editor: Keith Latham
Special effects: Bernard Wilkie
Special effects/designer: Stewart Marshall
Director: Mervyn Pinfield
Producer: George R. Foa
John Brent: William Greene
Howard Milroy: Clifford Cox
Felicity Brent: Elizabeth Weaver
Esmee Pulford: Helen Lindsay
Col Swinton: Clive Morton
Hopkins: Mark Dignam
Professor Cato: Robert Harris
Van Halloren: Alan Gifford
Meissonier: Gordon Whiting
Sgt Oakroyd: Norman Mitchell
Adamson: John Devaut
Wilf Marner: Howard Douglas
Holt: Arthur Skinner
P.C. Mills: Stuart Hoyle
Smetanov: George Pravda
Richard: Philip Madoc
Edward: Kenneth MacKintosh

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The Monsters: Episode 3

BBC Television, 22 November 1962 19.55

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