Play of the Week: The Anatomist (1956)

UK, 6 February
20m
35mm film, black and white, 4:3
mono, English
Series: Play of the Week (1956-1966)

A British horror television episode directed by Leonard William.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Leonard William
© [not given on screen]
Towers of London presents [opening credits] A Towers of London production [closing credits]
Produced by: Vincent Johnston
Production Manager: Aida Young
Adaptated for Television by: Denis Webb
(Play) By: James Bridie
Assistant Director: David Tomblin
Continuity: Jane Buck
Director of Photography: Lionel Banes
Editor: Ben Hipkins
Sound Supervisor: Fred Turtle
Dubbing Editor: Anne Walford
Art Director: Duncan Sutherland
Filmed at National Studios, Elstree, England

Cast
Alastair Sim (Dr Knox)
George Cole (Walter)
Adrienne Corri (Mary Paterson)
Jill Bennett (Mary Belle)
Margaret Gordon (Amelia)
Diarmuid Kelly (Burke)
Michael Ripper (Hare)
Peter Halliday (Raby)
Frank Taylor (Paterson)
Jefferson Clifford (Nebby)
Doria Noar (Janet)
Irene Sunters (Jessie Ann)

See also
The Anatomist (1939)
Play of the Month: The Anatomist (1980)
The Body Snatcher (1945)
The Doctor and the Devils (1985)
Dr Jekyll & Sister Hyde (1971)
The Flesh and the Fiends (1959)
The Greed of William Hart (1948)

References

Books

  • Horror and Science Fiction Films IV by Donald C. Willis p.18 – credits, review
  • Reference Guide to Fantastic Film and Television by Walt Lee p.12 – credits