Night Must Fall (1937b)

UK, 21 October 1937
30m
broadcast live, not recorded, black and white, 5:4
mono, English

A British horror television play produced by George More O’Ferrall and based on the play by Emlyn Williams. It was the first of two broadcasts on the same day.

Plot Summary

Mrs Bramson employs Danny as a handyman and his girlfriend as a maid to help her maintain her country mansion. But Danny is a psychotic axe murderer who fixes his sights on Mrs Bramson’s daughter…

Credits

Crew
BBC
Produced by: George More O’Ferrall
Based on the play by Emlyn Williams

Cast
Vivienne Bennett
Esmond Knight
Vivienne Ritchie

See also
Broadway Television Theatre: Night Must Fall (1952)
Hour of Mystery: Night Must Fall (1957)
Night Must Fall (1937b)
Night Must Fall (1964)