Spies on Film: Volume 1 (DVD)
Four thrilling dramas: Counterspy (Dermot Walsh, Hazel Court, Bill Travers); Little Red Monkey; The Man Who Wouldn’t Talk (Anna Neagle, Anthony Quayle, Zsa Zsa Gabor); and Ring of Spies.
Fastidious auditor Frank Manning encounters rum goings on when he is approached by a woman who claims she is being blackmailed. Of course, he agrees to help but even he could not have foreseen that hed end up finding a man, fully clothed, dead in a bath... Starring Dermot Walsh, Hazel Court and Bill Travers.
Little Red Monkey
A mysterious assassin targets eminent British atomic scientists, leading to fears for the safety of Leon Dushenko a Russian defector and missile expert who is passing through London en route to the United States. Will he be the assassins next victim? Starring Richard Conte
The Man Who Wouldn’t Talk
Dr Frank Smith and Eve arrive from America, apparently on honeymoon but actually on an undercover assignment from Washington. They are instructed to rendezvous with a Hungarian scientist who has vital information about biological warfare! Starring Anna Neagle, Anthony Quayle, Zsa Zsa Gabor
Ring of Spies
A bookseller and his wife; a disgruntled naval clerk; an undercover Soviet agent with a false identity... all members of a secret spy cell working from a bungalow in suburban Ruislip, hidden for years from unsuspecting neighbours and British spycatchers! Starring Bernard Lee.
We Also Recommend
Bleak House - Charles Dickens (1959) (DVD)
BBC's Our Mutual Friend - Charles Dickens (1958) (DVD)
The Story of Gilbert and Sullivan (DVD)