The Price Of Fear

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0101Remains To Be Seen1973090120121112 (BBC7)
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Two emasculated husbands plot to escape their domesticated lives.

Vincent Price spins a yarn of two emasculated husbands, and a plot to escape their domesticated lives. Starring Clive Swift.

Vincent Price tells of two emasculated husbands, and their plot to escape domestication.

Horror legend Vincent Price spins a yarn of two emasculated husbands, and their plot to escape domestication. Stars Clive Swift.

0102William And Mary19730908

By Roald Dahl

0103Cat's Cradle1973091520121113 (BBC7)
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An explicitly horrific tale of a boorish film director and a vengeful feline.

Vincent Price relates an explicitly horrific tale of a boorish film director and a vengeful feline. Starring Kenneth J Warren.

Fright master Vincent Price relates an explicitly horrific tale of a boorish film director and a vengeful feline. Starring Kenneth J Warren.

0104Meeting In Athens1973092219731220
20121114 (BBC7)
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Vincent Price recalls his encounter with a couple in Greece, desperate to stay for three days more. Starring Kate Coleridge.

Vincent Price encounters a couple in Greece, desperate to stay for three days more.

Terror guru Vincent Price recalls his encounter with a couple in Greece, desperate to stay for three days more. Starring Kate Coleridge.

0105The Man Who Hated Scenes1973092919731020
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A millionaire hints to his wife that he knows she's planning to kill him, and it proves to be fatally effective.

A meek man stops his wife cuckolding him.

Vincent Price and Peter Cushing star in this tale of meek man's revenge.

A millionaire stops his wife's affair with a firm hint.

A meek millionaire's chilling tale of taking subtle revenge on his cheating wife.

Stars Vincent Price and Peter Cushing.

A meek millionaire's chilling tale of taking subtle revenge on his cheating wife. Stars Vincent Price and Peter Cushing.

Vincent Price and Peter Cushing relate a chilling tale of a meek millionaire taking subtle revenge on his cheating wife.

0106Lot 1321973100619750725
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Hayward's Heath is the setting for terrible carnage.

Horror legend Vincent Price introduces this artistically horrifying tale.

This week Vincent buys a painting.

This has fatal consequences for his friends.

by Elizabeth Morgan

Hayward's Heath is the setting for terrible carnage in this artistically horrifying tale.

Horror legend Vincent Price tells the artistically horrifying tale of a painting.

With Douglas Blackwell and Alexander John.

Horror legend Vincent Price tells the artistically horrifying tale of a painting. With Douglas Blackwell and Alexander John.

0107The Waxwork1973101319750815
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Raymond Hewson isn't scared of waxworks.

Perhaps he should be.

Horror legend Vincent Price introduces this mortifying tale.

By AM Burrage.

The mortifying tale of a man who spends the night amongst wax dummies.

Horror legend Vincent Price tells the mortifying tale of a man who spends the night amongst wax dummies.

With Peter Barkworth.

Horror legend Vincent Price tells the mortifying tale of a man who spends the night amongst wax dummies. With Peter Barkworth.

Vincent Price tells the mortifying tale of a man who spends the night amongst wax dummies.

The Waxwork: Horror legend Vincent Price tells the mortifying tale of a man who spends the night amongst wax dummies. Stars Peter Barkworth.

Vincent Price tells the mortifying tale of a man who spends the night among wax dummies.

Horror legend Vincent Price tells the mortifying tale of a man who spends the night among wax dummies. Stars Peter Barkworth.

0108Fish1973102019750808
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Horror legend Vincent Price tells a tale of horror and obsession from Down Under.

Shark and Chips anyone?

With Bill Kerr.

Vincent Price tells a tale of horror and obsession from Down Under.

A shark attack reveals the true fate of a philandering film director.

Hello my dears.

Movie legend Vincent Price takes the bait and tells a tale of horror from Down Under.

Movie legend Vincent Price takes the bait and tells a tale of horror from Down Under. Shark and chips anyone? With Bill Kerr.

Movie legend Vincent Price takes the bait, and tells a tale of horror from Down Under. Shark and chips, anyone? Stars Bill Kerr.

0109Soul Music1973102719750701
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Vincent Price tells the chilling tale of a violinist and his very special hands.

Also starring Coral Browne.

by William Ingram.

Vincent invites himself to a concert and finds a once great musician has lost his touch - but why?

Chilling tale of a violinist with very special hands.

With Coral Browne and John Graham.

Horror legend Vincent Price tells the chilling tale of a violinist with very special hands.

Chilling tale of a violinist with very special hands. With Coral Browne and John Graham.

Horror legend Vincent Price tells the chilling tale of a violinist with very special hands. With Coral Browne and John Graham.

0110 LASTGuy Fawkes Night1973110320130428 (BBC7)
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Vincent Price remembers a bonfire party when a bullying father disappears.

Horror legend Vincent Price remembers a bonfire party when a bullying father disappears.

Horror legend Vincent Price remembers a bonfire party when a bullying father disappears. With Adrienne Corri and Alexander John.

Horror legend Vincent Price remembers a bonfire party when a bullying father disappeared.

Horror legend Vincent Price remembers a bonfire party when a bullying father disappeared. With Adrienne Corri and Alexander John.

0201Come As You Are1974040620040425 (BBC7)
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Vincent Price is in your radio, and he's watching you.

He wants to tell you about a creepy costume party...

by Bill Ingram.

When Vincent Price attends a party a phantom encounter with a guest gives fancy dress a whole new meaning.

Vincent Price extends an invitation to a special costume party in an unnerving tale.

Horror film legend Vincent Price gets a chilling invitation to a special costume party.

The horror film legend gets a chilling invitation to a special costume party.

Stars Vincent Price and Morris Perry.

With Morris Perry.

Horror film legend Vincent Price gets a chilling invitation to a special costume party. With Morris Perry.

Horror film legend Vincent Price gets a chilling invitation to a very special costume party.

Co-starring Morris Perry, Betty Huntley-wright and Peter Williams.

Scripted by Bill Ingram.

Producer: John Dyas

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1974.

0202Specialty Of The House1974041320130505 (BBC7)
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by Stanley Ellin

An exclusive restaurant with a very rare dish on the menu...

one to leave a

nasty taste in the mouth.

Prince of terror Vincent Price recounts a culinary tale which leaves a bitter taste.

Prince of terror Vincent Price recounts a culinary tale which leaves a bitter taste. With Francis de Wolfe and Hugh Burden.

0203The Ninth Removal1974042020081115 (BBC7)
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Horror legend Vincent Price's unnerving tale of a secretary's murderous revenge.

With Freda Jackson and Richard Pearson.

Horror legend Vincent Price's unnerving tale of a secretary's murderous revenge. With Freda Jackson and Richard Pearson.

Horror legend Vincent Price relates the unnerving tale of a secretary's murderous revenge.

Horror legend Vincent Price relates the unnerving tale of a secretary's murderous revenge. With Freda Jackson and Richard Pearson.

Co-starring Freda Jackson, Richard Pearson, Clare Sutcliffe, Michael Segal and Alan Rowe.

Written by R Chetwynd-Hayes and dramatised by Barry Campbell.

Producer: John Dyas

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1974.

0204An Eye For An Eye1974042719830620
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The Count likes his seafood live.

The seafood wants to stay that way.

Horror legend Vincent Price introduces this gruesome tale.

Vincent Price recounts another disturbing tale, with Anne Jameson and Roger Snowdon.

Vincent Price is here.

Tremble.

Even horror legend Vincent Price can't face the meal that's placed before him.

With Christopher Bidmead and Anne Jameson.

Even horror legend Vincent Price can't face the meal that's placed before him. With Christopher Bidmead and Anne Jameson.

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Even horror legend Vincent Price can't face the meal that is placed before him.

Even horror legend Vincent Price can't face the meal that is placed before him. With Christopher Bidmead and Anne Jameson.

0205Blind Man's Bluff1974050419750804
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An eerie blind man boards a moving train - but he hides a shocking secret.

Horror legend Vincent Price hosts this chilling tale.

A man rushes towards the moving train, and helping him onto the train our narrator realises that the fool hardy man is blind.

A man rushes towards the moving train and, helping him onto the train, our narrator realises that the man is blind.

Chilling tale of an eerie passenger, who joins Vincent Price on a train heading west.

Horror legend Vincent Price's chilling tale of an eerie passenger, who joins him on a train heading west.

With Freddie Jones.

Stars Freddie Jones.

Horror legend Vincent Price's chilling tale of an eerie passenger who joins him on a train heading west. Stars Freddie Jones.

Horror legend Vincent Price tells the chilling tale of an eerie passenger who joins him on a train heading west. Stars Freddie Jones.

0206 LASTNever Gamble With A Loser19740511
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Possibly 19731021?

Possibly broadcast 19830427?

Michael Jayston, Sandra Clarke and Daphne Heard appear in this love story that begins to falter.

Ann and David decide to leave the rat-race and move to DEVON.

Michael Jayston stars in this love story that is beginning to falter.

Anne and David decide to leave the rat-race and move to DEVON.

Anne and David move to Devon, where they gain an unwelcome lodger.

Vincent Price hosts.

Horror veteran Vincent Price is your host for this sobering tale.

Sobering tale of Anne and David's move to Devon - and an unwelcome lodger.

Horror legend Vincent Price's sobering tale of Anne and David's move to Devon - and an unwelcome lodger.

With Michael Jayston.

Horror legend Vincent Price's sobering tale of Anne and David's move to Devon, and an unwelcome lodger. With Michael Jayston.

0302To My Dear, Dear Saladin1983060620040627 (BBC7)
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Edward Woodward and Annette Crosbie star in a tale of a cat - and its unusual inheritance.

0303The Family Album1983061320040704 (BBC7)
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Arthur Goodby is the kind of man who gets slightly in the way, but is otherwise unacknowledged, until he buys an album in a junk shop.

Maurice Denham stars as Arthur Goodby, a faceless commuter.

Yet when danger threatens he becomes a very formidable adversary.

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Vincent Price's tale of a faceless commuter.

With Maurice Denham.

Vincent Price's tale of a faceless commuter, who becomes a formidable adversary when danger threatens.

BBC7 #15

Vincent Price's tale of a faceless commuter. With Maurice Denham.

Vincent Price's tale of a faceless commuter, who becomes a formidable adversary when danger threatens. With Maurice Denham.

The tale of faceless commuter Arthur, who proves a formidable adversary as danger strikes.

Vincent Price's tale of faceless commuter Arthur, who proves to be a formidable adversary as danger strikes. With Liz Fraser.

Vincent Price tells the tale of faceless commuter Arthur, who proves to be a formidable adversary as danger strikes. With Liz Fraser.

0304Out Of The Mouths1983062020040711 (BBC7)
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Research Scientist, Richard Atkins, tries out his advanced theories of human behaviour and child development on his newborn son.

With Hywel Bennet.

Vincent Price's tale of the unforeseen danger of a scientist trying out advanced theories on his newborn son.

A scientist tries out advanced theories on his newborn son.

A scientist tries out advanced theories on his newborn son. With Hywel Bennet.

Vincent Price's tale of the unforeseen danger of a scientist trying out advanced theories on his newborn son. With Hywel Bennet.

The unforeseen danger of a scientist trying out advanced theories on his newborn son.

0305Not Wanted On The Voyage1983062720040718 (BBC7)
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Vincent Price's tale of Henrietta Forsythe's sway over her secretary and new husband.

Vincent Price's tale of the despotic Henrietta Forsythe's sway over her secretary and new husband.

With Margaret Courtenay.

Sheila Grant and Margaret Courtney in the story of the wealthy but dominating Henrietta Forsythe.

This is the story of her empire.

BBC7 ep13

BBC7 episode 13

BBC7 #13

Vincent Price's tale of the despotic Henrietta Forsythe's sway over her secretary and new husband. With Margaret Courtenay.

The despotic Henrietta Forsythe, and her sway over her secretary and new husband.

Vincent Price tells the tale of the despotic Henrietta Forsythe and her sway over her secretary and new husband. With Margaret Courtenay.

0306 LASTIs There Anybody There?1983052519830704
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Vincent Price presents the story of Arcadia Avenue and Ms Griselda Thorpe, a clairvoyant visited by Henry Jollit.

A fake clairvoyant from suburbia is visited by a man in search of a preview of eternity.

Vincent Price's tale of a fake clairvoyant from suburbia, visited by a man in search of a preview of eternity.

Stars Dilys Laye.

The tale of a phoney clairvoyant - and her client who's after a preview of eternity.

Horror legend Vincent Price's tale of a phoney clairvoyant - and her client who's after a preview of eternity.

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Vincent Price's tale of a phoney clairvoyant and a client who wants a preview of eternity.

Horror legend Vincent Price's tale of a phoney clairvoyant and her client, who's after a preview of eternity. Stars Dilys Laye.

Vincent Price tells the story of Arcadia Avenue and Ms Grizelda Thorpe, a clairvoyant.

Horror legend Vincent Price tells the tale of a phoney clairvoyant and her client, who is after a preview of eternity. Stars Dilys Laye.

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A secretary takes matters into her own murderous hands.

Horror film legend Vincent Price hosts this unnerving tale of revenge.

Oh my dears.

Sit still while Vincent Price disturbs you; this week, a tale of middle-aged revenge, but is it all in the mind?

Mrs Sidgewick is the upholder of morals in the office, but the arrival of Anne makes her change tact, with fatal consequences.

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