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  • title card: white all caps text reading 'THE ROTTERS' askew by 30 degrees counter-clockwise and superimposed on Kenneth and George smiling at the now-disintegrated door
  • Tara fights George and Kenneth in Pendred's house
  • Steed and Tara climb out into the ruined church tower, finding Pym crushed under the tenor bell -  all the beams have vanished
  • Steed lies on the floor, covered in the remains of the piano as the outer woodwork has been destroyed
  • Tara hold the lock of the door, all that remains of the wooden hut she'd hidden in. Behind her stand Jackson and Sandford, who has just disintegrated the hut with the metal spraygun in his hand
  • Wainwright surprises Tara by sitting up in his coffin and pointing a pistol at her
  • Tara carries an enormous mushroom through Steed's flat in order to make and omelette

Series 6 - Episode 14
The Rotters

Teleplay by Dave Freeman
Directed by Robert Fuest


Produced by Albert Fennell regular New Avengers The Professionals
and Brian Clemens regular New Avengers Dangerman The Champions The Professionals Adam Adamant
Teleplay by Dave Freeman Carry On..
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 Robert Fuest regular New Avengers
Executive in charge of production Gordon L.T. Scott regular
Music by Laurie Johnson regular New Avengers The Professionals Jason King
Production controller Jack Greenwood regular
Production designer Robert Jones regular
script editor Terry Nation regular Doctor Who Blake's 7 The Champions The Saint Department S
Director of photography Alan Hume regular 007 Carry On.. Star Wars (billed as Alan Hume B.S.C.)
Editor Manuel del Campo regular
Production manager Ron Fry regular New Avengers Doctor Who Space 1999
Post production co-ordinator Ann Chegwidden regular Doctor Who
Patrick Macnee's suits designed by Patrick Macnee regular New Avengers 007
Miss Thorson's costumes designed by Alun Hughes regular
Casting director G.B. Walker regular The Saint
Unit manager Laurie Greenwood regular The Sweeney
Assistant Director Ron Purdie regular New Avengers The Professionals
Camera operator Geoff Seaholme regular
Associate art director Richard Harrison regular 007
Associate art director Kenneth Tait regular Department S
Set dresser Simon Wakefield regular New Avengers 007
Continuity Kay Perkins regular
Make-up Jim Hydes regular Carry On..
Hairdressing Mary Sturgess regular The Sweeney
Wardrobe Ivy Baker regular Pink Panther
2nd unit photography Bob Thompson
Recording director A.W. Lumkin regular The Saint
Sound recordist Dennis Whitlock regular New Avengers The Champions The Saint Randall and Hopkirk Department S Jason King
Dubbing mixer Len Abbott regular The Champions The Saint Department S
Sound editor Peter Lennard regular New Avengers The Professionals Randall and Hopkirk Department S
Music editor Paul Clay regular New Avengers The Professionals
Construction manager Len Dunstan regular
Supervisory electrician Roy Bond regular
Stunt arranger Joe Dunne regular New Avengers 007 The Professionals The Prisoner Pink Panther Space 1999 Randall and Hopkirk
MCMLXVIII A.B.C. Television Films Limited All rights reserved
Made at Associated British Elstree Studios England and on location
ABC Production / Associated British Corporation

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