Doomwatch (1970–2016)
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Doomwatch's Anne Tarrant and Spencer Quist are placed on a government committee investigating whether the UK's censorship laws should be revised. The committee's work brings them into ... See full summary »

Director:

Darrol Blake

Writers:

Gerry Davis (series devised by), Stuart Douglass | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
John Paul John Paul ... Dr. Spencer Quist
Elizabeth Weaver Elizabeth Weaver ... Dr. Anne Tarrant
John Barron ... The Minister
John Bown John Bown ... Commander Neil Stafford
Joby Blanshard ... Colin Bradley
Vivien Sherrard Vivien Sherrard ... Barbara Mason
Nicholas Selby ... Arthur Ballantyne
June Brown June Brown ... Mrs. Catchpole
Donald Eccles ... Lord Purvis
Bernard Horsfall ... Steven Granger
Angela Crow Angela Crow ... Mrs. Hastings
Noel Dyson ... Mrs. Angela Cressy
Brian Wilde ... Prof. Fairbairn
Llewellyn Rees Llewellyn Rees ... Rev. Charles Garrison
Christopher Chittell ... Dick Burns
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Storyline

Doomwatch's Anne Tarrant and Spencer Quist are placed on a government committee investigating whether the UK's censorship laws should be revised. The committee's work brings them into contact with both anti-pornography pressure groups and a man who hopes to one day be a dictator.

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Sci-Fi | Drama

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 August 1972 (UK) See more »

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Color
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The film footage of public executions in Nigeria which is shown to the committee, is genuine news film which was in fact transmitted on the BBC news programme '24 Hours' on Tuesday 21 September 1971. See more »

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