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 3, Episode 6 Parson's Pleasure

John Gielgud plays an antiques dealer who poses as a clergyman to swindle country folks out of their valuables. Mr. Rummins: Bernard Miles. Mr. Storker: Lee Montague.

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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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