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  • title card: white all caps text reading 'HOMICIDE AND OLD LACE' - the last three words in an Edwardian italic - superimposed on the two old ladies pointing their antique pistols towards the right; the edge of the screen is superimposed with  white lace
  • Tara listen to the click of the tumblers as she tries to crack Dunbar's safe
  • Colonel Corf happily shows Steed forgeries of the Crown Jewels, stored in crates in his warehouse
  • The removalists pack a throne from Buckingham Palace into their van
  • The gang leaders look through the shelves of boxed artworks
  • Tara uses a stolen sub-machine gun on Dunbar's goons
  • Steed covers his face with his hands as Mother and Rhonda laugh at Mother's ventriloquism joke. Rhonda is holding an artist's palette and brush

Series 6 - Episode 23
Homicide and Old Lace

Teleplay by Malcolm Hulke & Terrance Dicks
Directed by John Hough


Produced by Albert Fennell regular New Avengers The Professionals
and Brian Clemens regular New Avengers Dangerman The Champions The Professionals Adam Adamant
Teleplay by Malcolm Hulke regular Doctor Who Dangerman
and Terrance Dicks regular Doctor Who Space 1999
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 John Hough regular The Champions Carry On..
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 Gilbert Taylor regular Department S Star Wars (billed as Gilbert Taylor B.S.C.)
Editor Karen Heward regular
Production manager Ron Fry regular New Avengers Doctor Who Space 1999
Post production co-ordinator Ann Chegwidden regular Doctor Who
principal items of Mr. Macnee's wardrobe designed by Pierre Cardin regular
Miss Thorson's costumes designed by Harvey Gould regular
Casting director G.B. Walker regular The Saint
Unit manager Laurie Greenwood regular The Sweeney
Assistant Director Ron Appleton regular UFO
Camera operator Brian Elvin regular The Professionals Department S
Associate art director Kenneth Tait regular Department S
Associate art director Len Townsend regular
Set dresser Simon Wakefield regular New Avengers 007
Continuity June Randall regular 007 The Saint
Make-up Jim Hydes regular Carry On..
Hairdressing Gordon Bond regular
Wardrobe Felix Evans regular
2nd unit photography Bert Mason regular
Recording director A.W. Lumkin regular The Saint
Sound recordist Cecil Mason regular The Saint
Dubbing mixer Bill Rowe regular New Avengers 007 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 Herbert Worley regular
Supervisory electrician Steve Birtles regular The Saint
Stunt arranger Joe Dunne regular New Avengers 007 The Professionals The Prisoner Pink Panther Space 1999 Randall and Hopkirk
MCMLXIX 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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