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The Monsters: Episode 4


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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

John Brent's quest for the monsters in Lake Kingswater now seems absurdly unimportant compared with what he has discovered about Professor Cato. The fate of the dinosaurs seems irrelevant when the fate of mankind is in the balance. Yet in an astounding manner the survival of man is vitally affected by the survival of the monsters.


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
Felicity Brent: Elizabeth Weaver
Professor Cato: Robert Harris
Smetanov: George Pravda
Van Halloren: Alan Gifford
Meissonier: Gordon Whiting
Edward: Kenneth MacKintosh
Richard: Philip Madoc
Holt: Arthur Skinner
Sgt Oakroyd: Norman Mitchell
PC Mills: Stuart Hoyle
Colonel Swinton: Clive Morton
Hopkins: Mark Dignam
Adamson: John Devaut
Reporter: Clifford Earl
Reporter: Malcolm Ward
Reporter: Rodney Cardiff
Harris: Edward Harvey
Howard Milroy: Clifford Cox
Esmee Pulford: Helen Lindsay
Ford: John McLaren
Voriskov: Alexis Chesnakov
Jess Milroy: Joyce Wright

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The Monsters: Episode 4

BBC Television, 29 November 1962 19.55

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