The Colour Of Murder


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Everything turns red for John when he looks at his wife.


1957 Golden Dagger winner from master British crime writer Julian Symonds.

John Wilkins is young, smart and good looking.

In post-war Clapham he seems to have everything needed for a happy and successful life, until he is charged with murder.

  • bill lonergan....Ben Crowe
  • directed by - Claire Grove
  • dr andreadis....Ioan Meredith
  • hayley....andrew harrison
  • john wilkins....Tom Smith
  • may wilkins....Clare Corbett
  • mr likeness....Chris Moran
  • mrs wilkins....Frances Jeater
  • newton....Geoffrey Whitehead
  • sheila morton....lydia leonard
  • uncle dan....don mccorkindale
  • by.... - - - julian symonds
  • dramatised by.... - - - yvonne antrobus