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Ebb Tide (ITV 1997, Robbie Coltrane, Nigel Terry)

Ebb Tide

Period drama Ebb Tide took us to 1890 when three men in trouble escape from a South Sea island on a plague ridden boat.

production details
UK / ITV – Granada / 1×120 minute episode / Broadcast 24 September 1997

Writer: Simon Fraser / Novel: R.L. Stevenson / Producer: Hilary Bevan Jones / Director: Nicholas Renton

cast
Robbie Coltrane as Captain Chisholm
Steven Mackintosh as Swanson
Chris Barnes as Bunch
Nigel Terry as Ellstrom
Jude Akuwudike as Fakeeva
Sean Scanlan as Strickland
Simon Donald as Doctor Lewis
Michael Mellinger as Victor Kleist
Philippe Smolikowski as French Naval Officer
Alain Bourgouin as Marine Lieutenant
John Adewole as Restaurant Owner
Yomi A. Michaels as Takeeva
Daniel de la Felaise as Telegram Operator
Meera Narasimhan as Kuria