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  • title card: white all caps text with black dropshadow to the left reading 'NEVER, NEVER SAY DIE' superimposed on Whittle, who has fainted and fallen against the wall
  • subtitle card: white all caps text with black dropshadow to the left reading 'STEED MEETS A DEAD MAN
					EMMA FIGHTS THE CORPSE' superimposed on Whittle, who has fainted and fallen against the wall
  • Youtube vide - Mrs Peel is watching 'The Cybernauts' on television when Steed interrupts the broadcast to tell her, 'Mrs Peel, we're needed!'
  • Professor Frank N. Stone marches solidly on in a deliberate echo of FRankenstein, bullet holes from machinegun fire through his coat.
  • Close-up of the cover of Professor Frank N. Stone's diary.
  • Mrs Peel re-enters Aerial Cottage to find all the radios smashed and George Eccles dead.
  • Dr Penrose's duplicate is strapped to the brain transfuser by Professor Stone to have his memory is drained, the red curtain behind accentuates the drama of the scene.
  • Emma and Steed stand back to back with hands on hips, he facing away, as Professor Stone approaches from behind; Penrose is off-screen approaching from behind the camera.
  • video - Emma and Steed share a bottle of champagne and watch a party political broadcast - and they wonder if anyone would ever notice if politicians were replaced with robots.

Series 5 - Episode 10
Never, Never Say Die

8½ stars

by Philip Levene
Directed by Robert Day

Steed meets a dead man
Emma fights the corpse

Cast

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John Steed Patrick Macnee regularNew Avengers007
Emma Peel Diana Rigg regularNew Avengers007
Professor Frank N. Stone Christopher Lee regular007Star WarsIndiana JonesSpace 1999
Dr Penrose Jeremy Young regularNew AvengersDoctor WhoThe ProfessionalsThe SaintAdam AdamantDepartment SRandall and HopkirkSpace 1999The Sweeney
Dr Betty James Patricia English regularThe ChampionsJason KingDepartment S
George Eccles David Kernan regularCarry On..
Whittle Christopher Benjamin regularDoctor WhoDangermanThe PrisonerThe SaintJason King
Sergeant John Junkin regularThe ProfessionalsThe SweeneyJason King
Private Peter Dennis Indiana Jones
Carter Geoffrey Reed The Prisoner
Selby Alan Chuntz regularDoctor WhoDangerman007
Elderly Gent Arnold Ridley Dad's ArmyCarry On..
Young Man David Gregory
Nurse Karen Ford The Saint
NRU Security Man Ernest Fennemore regularThe Saint
Hospital Orderly Hugh Elton regularThe SaintThe PrisonerThe SweeneyCarry On..
Nurse unknown
Nurse unknown
Nurse unknown
Doctor unknown
NRU Security Mike Jarvis regular007The SaintThe ChampionsCarry On..
NRU Security Terry Plummer regularNew Avengers007The SaintPink Panther
NRU Security unknown
NRU Security unknown
NRU Security Ron Watkins 007The Saint
NRU Security unknown
NRU Security unknown
Pakistani Chess Player Bobby Naidoo Dangerman
Japanese Chess Player Arnold Lee regularNew Avengers007Doctor WhoStar Wars
Carolinan Chess Player unknown

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