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Drama Now: Fallout


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by David Caute
A New Year's Eve party in a high-security scientific establishment is interrupted by an inquisitor. Beyond the pressing question of who has done what, the interrogation brings to light hidden tensions: problems of national identity, political loyalty and, perhaps most important, the dilemma of the scientist who feels he must take the law into his own hands in the name of a higher duty.


Writer: David Caute
Producer: Richard Wortley
Dr Karl Fried: Stephen Murray
Sonia: Sheila Grant
Frank: Alaric Cotter
Arnold Hartshorn: Hugh Dickson
Mrs Green: Olwen Griffiths
Major Winters: Ronald Herdman
Insp Lusk: Geoffrey Matthews
Mr Braithwaite: Laurence Harrington
tape-recorded voice: Marvin Kane
a young boy, Frank: Judy Bennett
Colonel Peters: William Eedle
Mrs Peters: Betty Baskcomb
Louisa: Diana Olsson

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