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Colditz: The Guests (S2EP4 BBC One 28 Jan 1974, Willie Rushton)



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The Guests: The town jail is being used as an overflow for Colditz prisoners and while Dick Player is there he observes an intake of three new prisoners – but these men are British commandos and Hitler has given instructions for all commandos to be shot. An escape plan is hatched using the best route – but Major Mohn is taking more than a passing interest in these commandos and has ideas of his own.

Regular Cast: David McCallum (Flight Lieutenant Simon Carter), Jack Hedley (Lieutenant Colonel Preston), Anthony Valentine (Major Horst Mohn), Christopher Neame (Lieutenant Dick Player), Richard Heffer (Captain Tim Downing), Peter Penry Jones (P. O. Muir), Bernard Hepton (Kommandant), Grahame Mallard (Leitenant Lehr), Paul Chapman (Captain George Brent), Hans Meyer (Hauptmann Ulman)

Guest Cast: Willie Rushton, Patrick Durkin, Phil Speary, John Rapley, David Trevena, Denis de Marne

Writer: Troy Kennedy Martin / Director: Ken Hannam

Original Airdate: 28 Jan 1974 on BBC One
Series: Colditz Season 2 Episode 4