One Step Beyond (1959–1961)
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The Dream 

In 1940, a fearful Britain awaits invasion by Nazi forces. A husband and his wife, separated by their wartime assignments, suddenly dream that each is in danger, and both try frantically to see if their dream has come true.

Director:

John Newland

Writers:

John Dunkel, Merwin Gerard (creator) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode credited cast:
John Newland ... Himself - Host
Reginald Owen ... Herbert Blakely
Richard Lupino Richard Lupino ... Willie Carr
Philip Tonge ... Colonel Tim Marlowe
Molly Roden Molly Roden ... Ethel Blakely
Eric Snowden Eric Snowden ... Air Raid Warden
Kendrick Huxham ... Charlie
Nelson Welch Nelson Welch ... Vicar (as Nelson Welsh)
Jack Lynn Jack Lynn ... Locky
Peter Gordon Peter Gordon ... The Chemist
Charles Horvath ... German Soldier
Jean Ransome ... Woman
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Winston Churchill ... Himself (voice) (archive sound)
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In 1940, a fearful Britain awaits invasion by Nazi forces. A husband and his wife, separated by their wartime assignments, suddenly dream that each is in danger, and both try frantically to see if their dream has come true.

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Language:

English

Release Date:

3 March 1959 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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This episode takes place in 1940. See more »

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A truck used by the home guard has a Whermacht number painted on the front, indicating the vehicle has served in other war themed films on the opposite side. See more »

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No Cowards in Foxholes
29 June 2009 | by wes-connorsSee all my reviews

In 1940, during World War II, elderly British gentleman Reginald Owen (as Herbert Blakely) is called into service against what will become a spattering of German troops. Joining him in the foxhole is nervous young Richard Lupino (as Willie Carr). Although Mr. Lupino has a cowardly reputation, Mr. Owen somehow believes in the younger man's worth. As it turns out, Lupino was rejected for service because, he explains, "I've got bad lungs." He should quit smoking. When they are attacked, Owen has a dream about wife Molly Roden (as Ethel), which not only saves his life, but also signals Ms. Roden's may be over…

**** The Dream (3/3/59) John Newland ~ Reginald Owen, Richard Lupino, Molly Roden


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