Doomsday for Dyson (1958)

UK, 10 March 1958
35mm film, black and white
mono, English

A British science fiction television play directed by Silvio Narizzano.

Plot Summary

Tom Dyson fears for the safety of his family after a nuclear attack on London.


Director: Silvio Narizzano
Granada Television
Script: J.B. Priestley
Production Designer: Tom Spaulding

Ian Hunter (Tom Dyson)
Frances Rowe (Mrs Dyson)
Ann Firbank (Ann Dyson)
Alanna Boyce (Sally Dyson)
Frederick Leister (magistrate)
Terence Longdon (Dr Kenton)
George Baker (Goltsev)
Hugh Latimer (General Kuprin)
Ian Wallace (Marshal Kletsk)
John Phillips (General Schalz)
Bonar Colleano (Jackston)
Howard Marion-Crawford (Air Vice Marshal)
Harry Fowler (Porson)
Michael Segal (Mirolubov)
James Dyrenforth (1st American scientist)
Robert Arden (2nd American scientist)
Barry Shawzin (1st European scientist)
Arnold Yarrow (2nd European scientist)
Reginald Marsh (1st English scientist)
Alexander Archdale (2nd English scientist)
Ronald Howard (journalist)
Jean Cadell (Great Aunt Lucy)
Bill Fraser (1st civil servant)
William Kendall (2nd civil servant)
William Mervyn (politician)



  • Nuclear Movies: A Filmography by Mick Broderick p.53