The Mind Beyond

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The Mind Beyond
Country of originUnited Kingdom
No. of series1
No. of episodes6
Production
Producer(s)Irene Shubik
Running time50 minutes
Release
Original networkBBC
Original release29 September (1976-09-29) – 3 November 1976 (1976-11-03)

The Mind Beyond was a BBC2 supernatural anthology television series – part of BBC 2's Playhouse series – which ran from September to November 1976. It was produced by Irene Shubik and consisted of 6 episodes. A book of the same name was also published to accompany the series.[1]

Episode list[edit]

Episode no. Title First transmission (UK) Director Writer Cast
1 "Meriel the Ghost Girl" 29 September 1976 Philip Saville David Halliwell Donald Pleasence (George Livingston)
John Bluthal (Sam Nicholls)
Janet Street-Porter (Robina Oliver)
Charles Keating (Dr. Delane)
Diana King (Mrs. Livingston)
Sarah Douglas (Miss. Radson)
Tim Barlow (Mr. Smith)
2 "Double Echo" 6 October 1976 Alan Bridges Brian Hayles Jeremy Kemp (Dr. Mallam)
Anthony Bate (Dr. Raeburn
Gerry Cowper (Alison Fisher)
Clifford Rose (Mr. Fisher)
Diana Fairfax (Mrs. Fisher)
3 "The Love of a Good Woman" 13 October 1976 John Gorrie William Trevor Anna Massey (Isabella Ridout)
William Lucas (Henry Ridout)
Diana Bishop (Emily Troop)
John Baker (Mr. Baste)
Paul Cooper (Fisherman)
4 "The Daedalus Equations" 20 October 1976 David Reid Bruce Stewart Michael Bryant Sam McInstrey)
George Coulouris (Hans Deadalus)
Peter Sallis (Major Venables)
Megs Jenkins (Eileen Gray)
Rod Beacham (Sergeant Riley)
5 "Stones" 27 October 1976 Graham Evans Christopher Bigsby
& Malcolm Bradbury
Richard Pasco (Nicholas Reeve)
Judy Parfitt (Anne Reeve)
T. P. McKenna (Harvey Fenton-Jones)
John Wells (Porton)
Willoughby Goddard (Snaithe)
Michael Sheard (Police Inspector)
6 "The Man with the Power" 3 November 1976 John Gorrie Evan Jones Willie Jonah (Boysie)
Cyril Cusack (Adler)
Vikki Richards (Gloria)
Geoffrey Bayldon (Mr. Smythe)
Johnny Briggs (Brian)
Rayner Bourton (The Devil)
Peter Spraggon (Publican)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Shubik, Irene (Ed.) The Mind Beyond (Penguin Books Ltd. 1976)

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