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  • title card: white all caps text in serif font, bordered top and bottom and askew counter-clockwise, reading 'TAKE-OVER' superimposed on a close-up of the dead man lying in a field
  • Circe gases Bill so she can perform surgery upon him against his will
  • Steed stands at the front door with a pile of presents and a small Christmas tree
  • Steed's right gloves is all that remains above the surface of the marsh; the villains look on grimly
  • Circe, in profile, practices her scalpel technique on an apple
  • Lomax is busy aiming his missile, dramtically forshortened across the screen to the right, and hasn't noticed that Steed has just come in the door behind him
  • Tara is startled when her 'invisible golf' swing results in the breaking of a window

Series 6 - Episode 29
Take-Over

Teleplay by Terry Nation
Directed by Robert Fuest

Crew

Produced by Albert Fennell regular New Avengers The Professionals
and Brian Clemens regular New Avengers Dangerman The Champions The Professionals Adam Adamant
Teleplay by Terry Nation regular Doctor Who Blake's 7 The Champions The Saint Department S
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 Peter Jessop regular
Editor Bob Dearberg regular New Avengers The Professionals The Prisoner (billed as Robert Dearberg)
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 Colin Lord regular The Champions
Camera operator Ernie Robinson regular
art director Kenneth Tait regular Department S
Set dresser Simon Wakefield regular New Avengers 007
Continuity Kay Fenton regular The Professionals
Make-up Jim Hydes regular Carry On..
Hairdressing Mary Sturgess regular The Sweeney
costume supervisor Ivy Baker regular Pink Panther
2nd unit director John Hough regular The Champions Carry On..
2nd unit photography Bert Mason regular
Recording director A.W. Lumkin regular The Saint
Sound recordist Claude Hitchcock regular The Champions Space 1999
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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