Tales of the Unexpected1983 | TV Show
A British anthology of mystery and suspense, highlighted by plot twists and surprise endings. Many episodes were based on short stories by Roald Dahl. Among the guest stars: John Gielgud, Joan Collins, Jack Weston, Julie Harris and Susan George.
Premiered: April 15, 1983
Season 8, Episode 4 Scrimshaw
A woman (Joan Hackett) is saved from a deadly tropical disease by an old acquaintance (Charles Kimbrough). Sailor: Buddy Owen. Beggar: A.C. Daily.