The Moonstone (1972 TV series)

The Moonstone is a British mystery television series adapted from the 1868 novel The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins.[1][2] It aired on BBC 1 in five episodes between 16 January and 13 February 1972.[3]

The Moonstone
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GenreMystery
Based onThe Moonstone
by Wilkie Collins
Written byHugh Leonard
Directed byPaddy Russell
StarringVivien Heilbron
Robin Ellis
Basil Dignam
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original languageEnglish
No. of series1
No. of episodes5
Production
ProducerJohn McRae
Running time70 minutes
Production companyBBC
Release
Original networkBBC One
Original release16 January (1972-01-16) –
13 February 1972 (1972-02-13)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The Moonstone: Part 1". January 16, 1972. p. 19 – via BBC Genome.
  2. ^ "The Moonstone Part 5 (1972)". BFI.
  3. ^ Baskin p.112

BibliographyEdit

  • Baskin, Ellen. Serials on British Television, 1950-1994. Scolar Press, 1996.

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