Tales of the Unexpected

  • 1980
  • TV Show
  • None

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.

Season 5, Episode 5 Stranger in Town

An eccentric street performer (Derek Jacobi) mesmerizes a town's young people with his Pied Piper-like antics. Latham: Clive Swift. Girl: Jennifer Connelly. Boy: Bruce Clark. John Houseman is the host.

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  • Premiered: April 19, 1980
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: 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. (more)

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