Armchair Theatre (1956–1974)

The Pillars of Midnight 

A smallpox outbreak hits an English city.


Dail Ambler (adaptation), Trevor Dudley Smith (novel) (as Elleston Trevor)


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Episode credited cast:
George Baker ... Dr. Stephen Monks
Noel Willman ... Dr. Clifford Preston
Susan Stephen ... Julie Monks
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
John Barrie ... Gracey
Michael Blakemore Michael Blakemore ... Bradley
Armine Bradford Armine Bradford ... Nurse
Naomi Chance Naomi Chance ... Ruth Preston
Michael Craze ... Boy at vaccination centre
John Crocker John Crocker ... Orderly
Ivor Dean ... Hotel proprietor
Edward Dentith ... Health officer
Alexander Field Alexander Field ... Prebble
Howard Goorney Howard Goorney ... Health officer
Marjory Hawtrey Marjory Hawtrey ... Matron
Carmen Hill Carmen Hill ... Woman at vaccination centre


A smallpox outbreak hits an English city.

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Release Date:

14 September 1958 (UK) See more »

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ABC Weekend Television See more »
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1.33 : 1
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