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Episode Guide
Full Circle
Screenplay by
Directed by
Craig poses as a prisoner and embarks on an escape plan with a fellow-prisoner. But it leads to torture, not freedom......
A safe is broken into in a foreign embassy in London. A security tape records the sounds of photographs being taken. But the intruder, Paul Westerman (PATRICK ALLEN), escapes.
The Ambassador, Garcian (MARTIN BENSON), ’phones the police, and Westerman’s escape car is intercepted. The camera is found, but there is no trace of the film and, because of the political implications—the country concerned is negotiating a new defence treaty with Britain—Nemesis is called in.
If Westerman has been photographing top secret instructions to the Ambassador, only the British Government would be interested. So is Westerman working for British Intelligence? And if he is, this could lead to the break-off in the defence negotiations, which would be welcome news to any country hoping to move into the arms market. Nemesis’s job is to prevent an arms race.
Westerman finds himself in prison and Craig Stirling (STUART DAMON), masquerading as a fellow-prisoner, becomes his cell-mate, gradually putting over the suggestion that he can help them both escape. But Craig is not the only one planning an escape for Westerman. Garcian is doing so as well, using as his intermediary a fix-it crook named Booker (JOHN NETTLETON) whose girl-friend Sarah (GABRIELLE DRAKE) is helping him.
Craig’s plan goes ahead, with Richard Barrett (WILLIAM GAUNT) helping in the guise of a prisoner padre; but the plan goes awry. Both Craig and Westerman find themselves in Booker’s hands and Booker, in turn, tries to double-cross Garcian—but he believes Craig to Westerman and vice versa. Believing that there is more money to be gained if he can find out what lies behind it all, Booker tortures Craig in efforts to make him talk. Failure to do so, eventually leads him to handing him over to Garcian, and thus discovering that he has been torturing the wrong man.
Craig in turn, is in for a surprise when he discovers that Garcian and Westerman are anything but strangers—and on his next move depends the success or failure of the coming conference...
Series created by
Monty Berman
and Dennis Spooner
© Copyright Incorporated Television Co. Ltd. MCMLXVII
Stuart Damon
Alexandra Bastedo
William Gaunt
Anthony Nicholls
Craig Stirling
Sharron Macready
Richard Barrett
Patrick Allen
Martin Benson
John Nettleton
Gabrielle Drake
Jack Gwillim
James Donnelly
Lawrence James
Victor Brooks
Sergeant Fairfax
Associate Producer
Director of photography
Art director
Johnny Goodman
Frank Watts
Charles Bishop
Derek Hyde-Chambers
Musical director
Theme composed by
Post-production supervisor
Production manager
Stunt arranger
Edwin Astley
Tony Hatch
Philip Aizlewood
Malcolm Chistopher
Judith Jourd
Bill Sawyer
Sound editor
Sound recordists
Music editor
Associate art director
Set dresser
Construction manager
Ray Lafbery
Len Abbott
Claude Hitchcock
Alan Willis
John Graysmark
Brian Rider
Bill Greene
Second unit director
Second unit cameraman
Camera operator
Assistant director
Special effects
Ray Austin
Jimmy Harvey
Harry Gillam
Denny Lewis
Sally Ball
Sid Pearson
Scenic artist
Production buyer
Make-up supervisor
Wardrobe supervisor
Supervising electrician
A.J. Van Montagu
Sid Palmer
Gerry Fletcher
Michael Jones
Laura Nightingale
Ted Hallows
The Champions
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