The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre

  

Snapshots

The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreCandidate for Murder. 1961. Directed by David Villiers. Stars Michael Gough, Erika Remberg & John Justin. Kersten, a professional killer, is brought in by a jealous husband to kill his wife.Wed, Dec 11, 7:45 PMTalkingPictures TV75 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreThe Double. 1963. Directed by Lionel Harris. Stars Jeanette Sterke, Robert Brown & Basil Henson. John Cleeve is suffering from 'Homicidal Hallucinations' and can't remember his past.Mon, Dec 9, 7:55 PMTalkingPictures TV65 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreLocker Sixty-Nine. 1962. Directed by Norman Harrison. Stars Eddie Byrne, Paul Daneman & Penelope Horner. A private detective is knocked unconscious after finding the body of his employer.Fri, Nov 15, 4:30 PMTalkingPictures TV60 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreNever Back Losers. 1961. Directed by Robert Tronson. Stars Jack Hedley, Jacqueline Ellis & Patrick Magee. An insurance investigator tackles a vicious gambling ring.Thu, Nov 14, 7:45 PMTalkingPictures TV75 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreSolo For Sparrow. 1962. Directed by Gordon Flemyng. Stars Anthony Newlands, Glyn Houston & Michael Coles. A gang of thieves get caught up in a murder whilst trying to rob a jewellery store.Wed, Nov 13, 8:00 PMTalkingPictures TV60 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreMan Detained. 1961. Directed by Robert Tronson. Stars Bernard Archard, Elvi Hale, Paul Stassino & Michael Coles. A burglary is discovered at the offices of a photographic company.Tue, Nov 12, 7:45 PMTalkingPictures TV75 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreAttempt To Kill. 1961. Directed by Royston Morley. Stars Derek Farr, Tony Wright & Patricia Mort. Two suspects emerge after an attempt is made on the life of Frank Weyman.Sun, Nov 10, 2:20 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreClue Of The Silver Key. 1961. Directed by Gerard Glaister. Stars Bernard Lee, Lyndon Brook & Finaly Currie. Superintendent Meredith of Scotland Yard investigates the murder of Harvey Lane.Thu, Nov 7, 7:50 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreMan At The Carlton Tower. 1961. Directed by Robert Tronson. Stars Maxine Audley, Lee Montague & Terence Alexander. Lew, a suspect in a jewel robbery, and an ensuing murder, vanishes.Wed, Nov 6, 7:50 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreThe Fourth Square. 1961. Directed by Allan Davis. Stars Conrad Phillips, Natasha Parry & Delphi Lawrence. The Police investigate the theft of emerald jewellery which had led to murder.Mon, Nov 4, 7:50 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreClue Of the New Pin. 1960. Directed by Allan Davis. Stars Paul Daneman, Bernard Archard & James Villiers. A Vault door is locked with key inside next to a corpse. How was the door locked?Thu, Oct 24, 7:50 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatrePartners in Crime. 1960. Directed By Peter Duffell. Stars Bernard Lee, Moira Redmond & John Van Eyssen. A Wealthy company director has been found dead and his safe cracked, but not emptied.Wed, Oct 23, 7:50 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreThe Man Who Was Nobody. 1960. Directed by Montgomery Tully. Stars Hazel Court, John Crawford, Lisa Daniely, Jack Watson & Paul Eddington. Two men search for a young tearaway who has vanishedTue, Oct 22, 7:50 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreMarriage Of Convenience. 1960. Directed by Clive Donner. Stars John Cairney, Harry H. Corbett & Moira Redmond. A Man finds connections between his girlfriend & the Detective who arrested himFri, Oct 18, 4:20 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreClue of the twisted Candle. 1960. Directed by Allan Davis. Stars Bernard Lee, David Knight & Francis de Wolff. Meredith investigates a man in fear of his life and a young shooter.Thu, Oct 17, 4:20 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreUrge to Kill. 1959. Directed by Vernon Sewell. Stars Patrick Barr, Howard Pays & Ruth Dunning. A Local pub owner's daughter is found dead in the area of the town docks.Mon, Oct 14, 4:20 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreDead Man's Chest. 1965. Directed by Patrick Dromgoole. Stars John Thaw, Ann Firbank & John Meillon. Things go disastrously wrong when two young journalists try to fake a murder.Wed, May 8, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreStrangler's Web. 1965. Directed by John Llewellyn Moxey. Stars John Stratton, Pauline Munro & Griffith Jones. What appears to be a cut-and-dried case of murder of a showgirl becomes very complicated.Tue, May 7, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreChange Partners. 1965. Directed by Robert Lynn. Stars Zena Walker, Kenneth Cope, Basil Henson. a co-director in the firm of Arkwright and Gallen, is having an affair with is partner's wife.Mon, May 6, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreGame for Three Losers. 1965. Directed by Gerry O'Hara. Stars Michael Gough, Mark Eden & Toby Robins. Happily married, Hilary still lets his desire for his new secretary get the better of him.Fri, May 3, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreThu, May 2, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreNever Mention Murder. 1964. Directed by John Nelson-Burton. Stars Maxine Audley, Dudley Foster & Michael Coles. A surgeon (Dudley Foster) plans to use his medical skills to bump off his wife's lover.Wed, May 1, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreAct Of Murder. 1964. Directed by Alan Bridges. Stars John Carson, Anthony Bate & Justine Lord. A well-off couple who work in the theatre plan to temporarily swap their country manor for a city home.Tue, Apr 30, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreFace Of A Stranger. 1964. Directed by John Llewellyn Moxey. Stars Jeremy Kemp, Bernard Archard, Rosemary Leach. A prisoner is being released soon, but wishes to assume the identity of another inmate.Mon, Apr 29, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreWho Was Maddox. 1964. Directed by Geoffrey Nethercott. Stars Bernard Lee, Jack Watling & Suzanne Lloyd. A publisher is nearly framed for murder, but he appears to have been goaded by a blackmailer.Fri, Apr 26, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreWe Shall See. 1964. Directed by Quentin Lawrence. Stars Maurice Kaufmann, Faith Brook & Alec Mango. Alva Collins, attractive wife of a captain in a civil airline, struggles.Thu, Apr 25, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreThe Verdict. 1964. Directed by David Eady. Stars Cec Linder, Zena Marshall & Nigel Davenport. A big-time racketeer is deported back to Great Britain from America to find himself facing a murder rap.Wed, Apr 24, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreDownfall. 1964. Directed by John Llewellyn Moxey. Stars Maurice Denham, Nadja Regin & T.P. McKenna. Harold Crossley is a barrister and respected intellectual, but proves no match to his scheming wife.Tue, Apr 23, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreFive To One. 1963. Directed by Gordon Flemyng. Stars Lee Montague, Ingrid Hafner & John Thaw. Alan Roper is a smart young man on the fringes of big time crime.Mon, Apr 22, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreThe Rivals. 1963. Directed by Max Varnel. Stars Jack Gwillim, Erica Rogers & Brian Smith. Millionaire Swedish industrialist Rolf Neilson is horrified when his daughter is kidnapped.Tue, Apr 16, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreThe Double. 1963. Directed by Lionel Harris. Stars Jeanette Sterke, Robert Brown & Basil Henson. John Cleeve is suffering from 'Homicidal Hallucinations' and can't remember his past.Mon, Apr 15, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreRicochet. 1963. Directed by John Moxey. Stars Maxine Audley, Richard Leech & Alex Scott. Yvonne Phipps is terrified by an intruder in the bushes and learns how to use a gun for their returnFri, Apr 12, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreReturn To Sender. 1963. Directed by Gordon Hales. Stars Nigel Davenport, Yvonne Romain, Geoffrey Keen & William Russel. Dino Steffano is arrested as he is about the leave the country.Thu, Apr 11, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreOn The Run. 1963. Directed by Robert Tronson. Stars Emrys Jones, Sarah Lawson, Patrick Barr, Delphi Lawrence & Kevin Stoney. The Governor is puzzled after Stewart makes a break from Prison.Wed, Apr 10, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreTue, Apr 9, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreIncident at Midnight. 1962. Directed by Norman Harrison. Stars Anton Differing, William Sylvester & Martin Miller. A drug addict recognises a man whom he knew as an active Nazi in Vienna.Mon, Apr 8, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreThe Set-Up. 1962. Directed by Gerard Glaister. Stars Maurice Denham, John Carson & Brian Peck. A benevolent act on a train leads to something more sinister for an ex-convict.Fri, Apr 5, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreThu, Apr 4, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreTime to Remember. 1962. Directed by Charles Jarrott. Stars Yvonne Monlaur & Ernest Clark. Jack Burgess, a small-time estate agent, learns more about a deal from a mysterious caller.Fri, Mar 29, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreBackfire. 1961. Directed by Paul Almond. Stars Alfred Burke, Zena Marshall, Oliver Johnston & Noel Treverthen. Everything points to prosperity in this luxurious factory! Or so it seems...Fri, Mar 22, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreSinister Man. 1961. Directed by Clive Donner. Stars John Bentley, Patricia Allen & John Glyn-Jones. Superintendent Wills investigates the theft of some mysterious oriental tablets.Thu, Mar 21, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreNever Back Losers. 1961. Directed by Robert Tronson. Stars Jack Hedley, Jacqueline Ellis & Patrick Magee. An insurance investigator tackles a vicious gambling ring.Wed, Mar 20, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreMan Detained. 1961. Directed by Robert Tronson. Stars Bernard Archard, Elvi Hale, Paul Stassino & Michael Coles. A burglary is discovered at the offices of a photographic company.Tue, Mar 19, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreAttempt To Kill. 1961. Directed by Royston Morley. Stars Derek Farr, Tony Wright & Patricia Mort. Two suspects emerge after an attempt is made on the life of Frank Weyman.Mon, Mar 18, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreDead Man's Chest. 1965. Directed by Patrick Dromgoole. Stars John Thaw, Ann Firbank & John Meillon. Things go disastrously wrong when two young journalists try to fake a murder.Sun, Mar 17, 9:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreClue Of The Silver Key. 1961. Directed by Gerard Glaister. Stars Bernard Lee, Lyndon Brook & Finaly Currie. Superintendent Meredith of Scotland Yard investigates the murder of Harvey Lane.Thu, Mar 14, 2:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreChange Partners. 1965. Directed by Robert Lynn. Stars Zena Walker, Kenneth Cope, Basil Henson. a co-director in the firm of Arkwright and Gallen, is having an affair with is partner's wife.Sun, Mar 3, 9:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreGame for Three Losers. 1965. Directed by Gerry O'Hara. Stars Michael Gough, Mark Eden & Toby Robins. Happily married, Hilary still lets his desire for his new secretary get the better of him.Sun, Feb 24, 9:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreSun, Feb 17, 9:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins
The Edgar Wallace Mystery TheatreNever Mention Murder. 1964. Directed by John Nelson-Burton. Stars Maxine Audley, Dudley Foster & Michael Coles. A surgeon (Dudley Foster) plans to use his medical skills to bump off his wife's lover.Sun, Feb 10, 9:00 PMTalkingPictures TV70 mins