The Wednesday Play (1964–1970)
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The Confidence Course 

Three swindlers advertise a self-assertiveness seminar, lure a dozen victims to a hotel and attempt to persuade them to enroll in their course. However, a man claiming to be the ... See full summary »

Director:

Gilchrist Calder

Writer:

Dennis Potter

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Geoffrey Matthews Geoffrey Matthews ... Narrator (voice)
Dennis Price ... The Director
Stanley Baxter ... William Hazlitt
Neil McCarthy ... Black
Artro Morris Artro Morris ... Jones
John Moore John Moore ... Thomas
William Moore William Moore ... Hammond
Yootha Joyce ... Rosalind Arnold
John Quentin John Quentin ... Bloom
John Blythe ... Greenway
Joan Sanderson ... Angela Walker
Michael Brill Michael Brill ... The Unconfident
Betty Duncan Betty Duncan ... The Unconfident
John DeVaut John DeVaut ... The Unconfident
Gilly Flower Gilly Flower ... The Unconfident
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Storyline

Three swindlers advertise a self-assertiveness seminar, lure a dozen victims to a hotel and attempt to persuade them to enroll in their course. However, a man claiming to be the critic-essayist William Hazlitt (1778-1830) attacks the consumerist values outlined by the motivational speaker. Written by Bhob Stewart <bhob2@aol.com>

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 February 1965 (UK) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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