The Beachcombers (1972–2004)

The Syndicate 

Based on advice from supposed expert Jack, Nick, John, Jesse and Jack are thinking about investing in a race horse named Eleanor, who they will give the racing name Little Nell. Although ... See full summary »

Director:

Bruno Gerussi

Writers:

Susan Strange (as L.S. Strange), Marc Strange (creator) (as Strange) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Bruno Gerussi Bruno Gerussi ... Nick Adonidas
Robert Clothier ... Relic Phillips
Jackson Davies Jackson Davies ... Corporal John Constable
Janet-Laine Green ... Dana Battle (credit only)
Pat John Pat John ... Jesse Jim
Charlene Aleck Charlene Aleck ... Sara Jim (credit only)
Cameron Bancroft ... Graham Blake (credit only)
Dion Luther ... Pat O'Gorman
Cory Douglas Cory Douglas ... Tommy
Marianne Jones Marianne Jones ... Laurel
Beau Heaton Beau Heaton ... Sam Battle (credit only)
Joe Austin Joe Austin ... Captain Jack O'Gorman
James Stevens James Stevens ... Spooner
David Mylrea David Mylrea ... Tim Stead
Doug Reid Doug Reid ... Race Track Announcer (voice)
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Based on advice from supposed expert Jack, Nick, John, Jesse and Jack are thinking about investing in a race horse named Eleanor, who they will give the racing name Little Nell. Although the financial payout on their initial $1,000 investment apiece is important, it is the dream of participating in the sport of kings that is the more exciting adventure. With Jack handling all the logistics, the plan would be to enter Little Nell in small races in the Okanagan over the summer, and if she does well, to enter her in a claiming race in Vancouver at the end of the season, her result there which would dictate how much money they would sell her for. Their plan hits a snag when Laurel and Jesse fight over the investment, Jesse ultimately giving in to Laurel's wishes. As such, the other three have to find another investor or the deal falls through. They reluctantly find a fourth partner in Relic, who solely sees this as a business venture. Regardless of how Little Nell does, Jesse now feels ... Written by Huggo

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Genres:

Adventure | Comedy

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 June 1989 (Canada) See more »

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