The Pledge

By Friedrich Dürrenmatt, dramatised by Steve Chambers.

Inspector Matthai discovers the horrific murder of an eight-year-old girl.

When he tells the girl's mother, she makes him swear on his soul to find the killer - and so, Matthai's obsession with the case and the dark world beneath the polite veneer of 1950s Swiss society begins...

Chief of Police....Roy Marsden

Inspector Matthai....Kenneth Cranham

Sergeant Henzi....Nicholas Boulton

Von Gunten....Gerard Mcdermott

Lotte....Teresa Gallagher

Dr Locher....Clive Swift

Landlord....David Timson

Frau Moser....Colleen Prendergast

Herr Moser....Harry Myers

Fraülein K....Sophie Roberts

Ursula/Annemarie....Jessica Crossley

Farmer....John Cummins

Directed by David Hitchinson.

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by Friedrich Durrenmatt. Inspector Matthai becomes obsessed with a horrific murder case and the dark world he discovers.

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By Friedrich Dürrenmatt, dramatised by Steve Chambers.

Inspector Matthai discovers the horrific murder of an eight-year-old girl.

When he tells the girl's mother, she makes him swear on his soul to find the killer - and so, Matthai's obsession with the case and the dark world beneath the polite veneer of 1950s Swiss society begins...

Chief of Police....Roy Marsden

Inspector Matthai....Kenneth Cranham

Sergeant Henzi....Nicholas Boulton

Von Gunten....Gerard Mcdermott

Lotte....Teresa Gallagher

Dr Locher....Clive Swift

Landlord....David Timson

Frau Moser....Colleen Prendergast

Herr Moser....Harry Myers

Fraülein K....Sophie Roberts

Ursula/Annemarie....Jessica Crossley

Farmer....John Cummins

Directed by David Hitchinson.