Tales of the Unexpected

  • 1980
  • TV Show
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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.

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Season 6, Episode 8 The Vorpal Blade

An old man (Peter Cushing) reveals a terrible secret when he relives a duel that he witnessed as a youth. Cassan: Anthony Higgins. Winterluck: John Bailey. Macker: Andrew Bicknell. Eva: Kirstie Pooley.

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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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