SHADOWS The Complete Series 3 Disc Box Set
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With guest actors including John Nettleton, Gareth Thomas, Jenny Agutter, Pauline Quirke, Brian Glover, June Brown, Rachel Herbert, Jacqueline Pearce and Jenny Agutter – as well as Russell Hunter reprising his Ace of Wands villain, Mr Stabs.
Memorable, atmospheric and superbly scripted, this remarkable series gave ’70s schoolkids an unforgettable anthology of spine-tingling psychological and supernatural tales. Shadows remains one of the quintessential drama series of children’s TV.
The series featured ghost and horror dramas for children and was nominated for a BAFTA TV award. Producers Ruth Boswell and Pamela Lonsdale (Timeslip, Dramarama and The Tomorrow People) assembled an outstanding team of writers including J.B. Priestley, Penelope Lively, Rosemary Harris, Joan Aiken & Fay Weldon.
An orphaned girl fights her real-life enemies by imagining that they are figures from her history book.
A girl is visited by the spirit of a long-dead witch in a storm-lashed cottage.
A mansion visit turns to a nightmare for a group of teenagers.
A failed magician finds unexplained powers.
What other terrors hide in the shadows..?
3 Discs; 500 mins; Classification: PG