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  • title card: white all caps text reading 'THE GRAVE- DIGGERS', outlined in black, superimposed on a view of the graveyeard, ivy creeping over the cross nearest us
  • Marlow lies in his coffin
  • Fred tries to create the illusion that Sir Horace's train carriage is moving through the countryside with a range of wheezing, puffing old equipment
  • In full surgical garb, Dr Massie prepares to operate with a blow torch. Miss Thirwell attends on his right while Sager control the gas flow, rather than anaesthetic, in the background. A huge operating theatre light dominates the scene
  • Sir Horace happily rides his miniature steam engine
  • View through the telescope of Massie tying Mrs Peel to the railway tracks
  • Steed dives under Baron's legs as they fight on top of the miniature train
  • Steed happily toots the engine's horn while Mrs Peel, sitting behind him, covers her ears

Series 4 - Episode 2
The Gravediggers

7 stars

by Malcolm Hulke
Directed by Quentin Lawrence


Teleplay by Malcolm Hulke regular Doctor Who Dangerman
All characters and events in this Teleplay are fictitious. Any similarity to actual events or persons, living or dead, is purely co-incidental.
Directed by Quentin Lawrence Dangerman
Produced by Juilan Wintle regular
In Charge of Production Albert Fennell regular New Avengers The Professionals
Music by Laurie Johnson regular New Avengers The Professionals Jason King
Associate Producer Brian Clemens regular New Avengers Dangerman The Champions The Professionals Adam Adamant
Photography Alan Hume regular 007 Carry On.. Star Wars (billed as Alan Hume B.S.C.)
Art Director Harry Pottle regular 007 Carry On..
Film Editor Richard Best regular
Production Manager Geoffrey Haine regular The Champions
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Assistant Director Richard Dalton regular
Camera Operator Godfrey Godar regular Carry On..
Casting Director G.B. Walker regular The Saint
Continuity June Randall regular 007 The Saint
Make-up George Blackler regular The Saint Carry On..
Hairdresser Pearl Orton regular Carry On..
Wardrobe Jackie Jackson regular
Sound Editor Lionel Selwyn regular
Sound Recording Simon Kaye regular 007 Indiana Jones
Dubbing Mixer Len Abbott regular The Champions The Saint Department S
Recording Director A.W. Lumkin regular The Saint
Stunt Arranger Ray Austin regular New Avengers The Professionals The Saint Randall and Hopkirk The Champions Department S Space 1999

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