TV Dial M For Murder (BBC-1 1974, Ian Hendry, Ray McAnally) Published 2 years ago on April 5, 2017 Anthology series Dial M For Murder told stories where murderous intent was the focus. The linking device was that a phone featured in some way to set up the story. Storylines focused on straight forward blackmail, nuisance phone calls, professional hit men and espionage. The writers involved included Roy Clarke, P.J.Hammond, Richard Harris and James Andrew Hall whilst directors included Peter Graham Scott, Gerald Blake and Ken Hughes. The casts lined up for the episodes were pretty high profile and included Ian Hendry, Elaine Stritch, Lee Montague, George Baker, William Gaunt, Ray McAnally, John Gregson, Ronald Hines, Charles Gray and Patrick MacNee. Robert Lang and Ian Hendry as a pair of hit men in the second story Contract. production details UK / BBC One / 13×50 minute episodes / Broadcast 20 May – 19 August 1974 Producer: Jordan Lawrence THE EPISODES 1. IF YOU KNEW SUSIE (20 May 74) 2. CONTRACT (27 May 74) 3. THE VINEYARD (3 Jun 74) 4. THE VOICE (10 Jun 74) 5. MURDER ON DEMAND (17 Jun 74) 6. THE MAN IN THE MIDDLE (24 Jun 74) 7. DEAD CONNECTION (1 Jul 74) 8. WHATEVER’S PETER PLAYING AT (8 Jul 74) 9. BOTH HANDS FREE (15 Jul 74) 10. FIRING POINT (29 Jul 74) 11. SHOULD ANYONE ANSWER (5 Aug 74) 12. FRAME (12 Aug 74) 13. RECORDING ANGEL (19 Aug 74) Anthology SeriesBBCCharles GrayCrime And MysteryElaine StritchGeorge BakerGerald BlakeIan HendryJames Andrew HallJohn GregsonJordan LawrenceKen HughesLee MontagueP.J. HammondPatrick MacneePeter Graham ScottRay McAnallyRichard HarrisRonald HinesRoy ClarkeTVWilliam Gaunt Advertisement advertisement and this just in Episodes9 hours ago Your Worst Nightmare: Behind the Barn (S5EP8 ID Sat 23 Feb 2019) Behind the Barn: When 20-year-old college student Kristy Ray is kidnapped from her home in rural Tippah County, Miss., in... Episodes9 hours ago Ghost Adventures: Gates of Hell House (S15EP12 Travel Sat 23 Feb 2019) Gates of Hell House: The crew investigate intense paranormal activity at “the Freakling Bros., Trilogy of Terror,” an infamous haunted... Episodes9 hours ago Who’s Stalking Me? (Lifetime Sat 23 Feb 2019, Chelsea Ricketts, Michael Welch) Following a near-death experience when an attacker breaks into her home, Amanda can’t shake the feeling that she’s still in... Episodes9 hours ago Ransom: Black Dolphin (S3EP2 CBS Sat 23 Feb 2019) Black Dolphin: The FBI asks Eric to use his negotiating expertise to convince the brainwashed survivor of an internet predator... Episodes9 hours ago Heart of Darkness: Gambling With the Devil (S1EP3 ID Sat 23 Feb 2019) Gambling With the Devil: When the police arrive on the scene, a few blocks from the Isle Casino in Pompano... search EPISODES Episodes9 hours ago Love on the Menu (Hallmark 23 Feb 2019, Autumn Reeser, Kavan Smith) When chef Hank makes a deal with frozen food executive Maggie to save his restaurant, their unexpected attraction complicates matters,... Episodes1 day ago Texas Flip N Move: Casey And Catrina’s Crafty House Vs. Hayhurst Brothers’ Modern Mother-In-Law (S11EP8 DIY Fri 22 Feb 2019) Casey And Catrina’s Crafty House Vs. Hayhurst Brothers’ Modern Mother-In-Law: Casey and Catrina get a good deal on a piece... Episodes1 day ago MacGyver: Lidar + Rogues + Duty (S3EP16 CBS Fri 22 Feb 2019) Lidar + Rogues + Duty: The Phoenix must recover the body of a pilot whose plane crashed while testing an... advertisement MOVIES Movies1 week ago Private Worlds (Paramount 1935, Charles Boyer, Claudette Colbert) Charles Boyer stars as the new superintendent of a progressive mental hospital. His apparent coldness first arouses resentment among the... Movies1 week ago Yucatán (2018, Luis Tosar, Stephanie Cayo) In farcical comedy Yucatán a pair of white collar thieves compete fiercely against each other trying to steal from an... Movies1 week ago The Breaker Upperers (Netflix Fri 15 Feb 2019, Jackie van Beek, Madeleine Sami) Two women run a business breaking up couples for cash but when one develops a conscience their friendship unravels. production... MY TV TONIGHTWhat's on and when. Broadcast, cable and streaming... BRITISH FILM 1930-1990The Viewer's Guide to British Film 1930-1990 Indepth guide to six decades of cinema in the UK.