Become an IMDbPro Member Today

Get access to the leading information resource for the entertainment industry

Find Contacts & Representation

Showcase Yourself

Follow Industry Trends

Stay connected with contact details for over 300,000 industry professionals and companies

Manage your photos and the credits you're Known For on IMDbPro, IMDb and Amazon Video

Keep up to date with entertainment news and follow in-development titles not available on IMDb

Start your 30-Day free trial
Already a member?

The Desperate People (1963– )

TV Series | 25 min | Thriller

The famous photographer Larry Martin is visited by his brother Philip, on leave of absence from his military service in West Germany. Philip is trying to find the wife of a diseased friend and his search takes him to Dublin. Some time ...See moreThe famous photographer Larry Martin is visited by his brother Philip, on leave of absence from his military service in West Germany. Philip is trying to find the wife of a diseased friend and his search takes him to Dublin. Some time later Larry learns that Philip never went to Dublin, but instead he has disappeared, so Larry sets out to search for his brother. Written by Hugin and Munin See less
Read more: Plot summary
Seasons
Director
Producer
Production Designer
Trending
MOVIEmeter
Members only
Status
Edit Released
Updated Feb 24, 1963

Release date (First episode)
Feb 24, 1963 (United Kingdom)

Contacts

Become a member to access contact information

Cast

+ Add Cast
40 cast members
Name STARmeter Episodes Known for
Denis Quilley
Larry Martin Larry Martin   See fewer
Members only
6
Hugh Cross
Det. Insp. Hyde Det. Insp. Hyde   See fewer
Members only
6
Renny Lister
Ruth Sanders Ruth Sanders   See fewer
Members only
6
Garard Green
Douglas Talbot Douglas Talbot   See fewer
Members only
5
Stanley Meadows
Luther Harris Luther Harris   See fewer
Members only
4
June Ellis
Vanessa Curtis Vanessa Curtis   See fewer
Members only
4
Nigel Hawthorne
Cliff Fletcher Cliff Fletcher   See fewer
Members only
4
Shirley Cain
Claire Seldon Claire Seldon   See fewer
Members only
3
Barry Jackson
Andy Wilson Andy Wilson   See fewer
Members only
3
Gerard Heinz
Dr. Wolf Linderhof Dr. Wolf Linderhof   See fewer
Members only
2
Clifford Earl
Eddie Meadows Eddie Meadows   See fewer
Members only
2
Colin Pinney
Det. Sgt. Harrison Det. Sgt. Harrison   See fewer
Members only
2
Artro Morris
Arthur Arthur   See fewer
Members only
2
Edward Brooks
Cloakroom Attendant Cloakroom Attendant   See fewer
Members only
2
Hilary Crane
Freda Stansdale / Woman on Photograph Freda Stansdale / Woman on Photograph   See fewer
Members only
2
John Flint
Man on Photograph / Norman Stansdale Man on Photograph / Norman Stansdale   See fewer
Members only
2
Frances Collier
Peggy Grahame Peggy Grahame   See fewer
Members only
2
David William
Thomas Quayle Thomas Quayle   See fewer
Members only
1
Peter Ducrow
Det. Insp. Lang Det. Insp. Lang   See fewer
Members only
1
Philip Guard
Philip Martin Philip Martin   See fewer
Members only
1
Brian Proudfoot
Man in Street Man in Street   See fewer
Members only
1
Yvonne Antrobus
Model Girl Model Girl   See fewer
Members only
1
Frank Dunne
Police Sergeant Police Sergeant   See fewer
Members only
1
William Kendrick
Police Sergeant Police Sergeant   See fewer
Members only
1
Members only
1
Michael Hunt
Sgt. Wainwright Sgt. Wainwright   See fewer
Members only
1
Kenneth Keeling
Oscar Naylor Oscar Naylor   See fewer
Members only
1
Pam Reece
Singer Singer   See fewer
Members only
1
Members only
1
Desmond Cullum-Jones
Sgt. Bellamy Sgt. Bellamy   See fewer
Members only
1
Janet Davies
Joyce Naylor Joyce Naylor   See fewer
Members only
1
Steve Kirby
Taxi Driver Taxi Driver   See fewer
Members only
1
Diana Oxford
Woman at Accident Woman at Accident   See fewer
Members only
1
Tony Poole
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
Members only
1
Peter Thornton
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
Members only
1
Stuart Hutchison
Det. Sgt. Macey Det. Sgt. Macey   See fewer
Members only
1
Hugh Lund
Ticket Seller Ticket Seller   See fewer
Members only
1
Members only
1
Thelma Holt
Woman with Pram Woman with Pram   See fewer
Members only
1
Stanley Walsh
Postman Postman   See fewer
Members only
1
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.

MOVIEmeter

Members only

Become a member to access additional data

Ratings Breakdown

8.6 / 10 | 5 votes