INTERPOL CALLING The Complete Series
5 DVD BOX SET
Number of episodes: 39. Running Time approx: 975 mins plus extras. Year: 1959.
Stars: Charles Korvin and Edwin Richfield.
Recurring characters: Roland Bartrop as Grimond, French police; and George Pastell as Pagano, Italian police.
Guest stars: Alfred Burke, Bernard Cribbins, John Le Mesurier, Mai Zetterling, Warren Mitchell, Nanette Newman, Donald Pleasence and a glittering roll-call of actors of the day, including: Patrick Troughton, Ferdy Mayne, Walter Rilla, Peter Vaughan, Jane Hylton, Paul Eddington, John Bentley, Raymond Huntley, Barbara Shelley, Francis Matthews, Lisa Daniely, Geoffrey Palmer and many more.
This release contains all 39 half-hour episodes, originally screened in 1959: The Angola Brights / The Thirteen Innocents / The Money Game / The Sleeping Giant / The Two-Headed Monster / The Long Weekend / You Can’t Die Twice / Diamond S.O.S. / Private View / Dead on Arrival / Air Switch / The Chinese Mask / Slave Ship / The Man’s a Clown / Last Man Lucky / No Flowers for Onno / Mr George / The Thousand Mile Alibi / Act of Piracy / Game for Three Hands / The Collector / The Heiress / Payment in Advance / Finger of Guilt / The Girl with Grey Hair / Trial at Cranby’s Creek / Ascent to Murder / Slow Boat to Amsterdam / White Blackmail / A Foreign Body / In the Swim / The Three Keys / Eight Days Inclusive / Dressed to Kill / Cargo of Death / Desert Hijack / Pipeline / The Absent Assassin / Checkmate.
SPECIAL FEATURES: Image galleries, additional material.
Interpol Calling was a 1959 British television crime drama series. The programme followed the adventures of Interpol policemen Duval and Mornay as they fought international drug-running, homicide, robbery and forgery. When Interpol’s Inspector Paul Duval is on the case, international criminals are on the run. Tracking his targets from searing sand dunes near the equator to icy peaks at the ends of the earth, the unstoppable investigator risks his life daily in a global race against time.