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Red Shift

Tuesday, 17th January 1978
 9:25 pm BBC1


John Mackenzie
Director


Three ages, three troubled men linked through time. Tom in the present, Thomas during the civil war and Macey in Roman Britain linked via an axe head and Mow Cop and environs.

Angst ridden enigma from Alan Garner's novel. Powerful but cruel to its female leads.

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Stephen Petcher
Tom
Lesley Dunlop
Jan
Stella Tanner
Tom's Mother
Bernard Gallagher
Tom's Father
Michael Wolf
German
Charles Bolton
Thomas Rowley
Myra Frances
Madge Rowley
James Hazeldine
John Fowler
Robert Brown
Rector
Freddie Fletcher
Randal
Michael Elphick
Thomas Venables
Ben Howard
Officer
Andrew Byatt
Macey
Veronica Quilligan
Girl
Ken Hutchison
Logan
Anthony Langdon
Magoo
Daragh O'Malley
Face






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