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The Black Tower (1985–1985)

TV Mini-series | 50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Frustrated with his career, Commander Dalgliesh is invited to Toynton Grange, a home for the disabled, by his old teacher, Father Baddeley, who is resident there. But unbeknown to Dalgliesh, something happening at the Grange is making the ...See moreFrustrated with his career, Commander Dalgliesh is invited to Toynton Grange, a home for the disabled, by his old teacher, Father Baddeley, who is resident there. But unbeknown to Dalgliesh, something happening at the Grange is making the Father uneasy, and Dalgliesh quickly finds himself investigating a series of mysterious deaths. Written by Diariser See less
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Updated Nov 8, 1985

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Nov 8, 1985 (United Kingdom)

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27 cast members
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Roy Marsden
Adam Dalgliesh Adam Dalgliesh   See fewer
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Martin Jarvis
Wilfred Anstey Wilfred Anstey   See fewer
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John Franklyn-Robbins
Henry Carwardine Henry Carwardine   See fewer
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Carol Gillies
Dot Moxon Dot Moxon   See fewer
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Richard Heffer
Dr. Eric Hewson Dr. Eric Hewson   See fewer
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Harriet Bagnall
Ursula Hollis Ursula Hollis   See fewer
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Pauline Collins
Maggie Hewson Maggie Hewson   See fewer
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Art Malik
Julius Court Julius Court   See fewer
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Rachel Kempson
Grace Willison Grace Willison   See fewer
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Heather James
Helen Rainer Helen Rainer   See fewer
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Martyn Hesford
Dennis Lerner Dennis Lerner   See fewer
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Valerie Whittington
Jennie Pegram Jennie Pegram   See fewer
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Albie Woodington
Albert Philby Albert Philby   See fewer
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Gillian Barge
Millicent Hammitt Millicent Hammitt   See fewer
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David Webb
Inspector Rouse Inspector Rouse   See fewer
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Maurice Denham
Father Michael Baddeley Father Michael Baddeley   See fewer
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Gawn Grainger
Bob Loder Bob Loder   See fewer
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Andrew Hawkins
Steve Hollis Steve Hollis   See fewer
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Norman Eshley
Victor Holroyd Victor Holroyd   See fewer
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Sheila Ruskin
Harriet Harriet   See fewer
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Antony Carrick
Assistant Commissioner Parker Assistant Commissioner Parker   See fewer
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Allan Mitchell
Colonel Ridgewell Colonel Ridgewell   See fewer
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Peter Bourke
Sergeant Simon Varney Sergeant Simon Varney   See fewer
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Janis Winters
Sister Breagan Sister Breagan   See fewer
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John Benfield
Gunman Gunman   See fewer
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7.5 / 10 | 270 votes