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Rope

Summary
Granada Television production for ITV of Rope by Patrick Hamilton.
Theatre play
Rope by Patrick Hamilton (1904-1962) [more information]
Date of transmission
Wednesday 2 October 1957
Time
8.45-10.00pm
Series
Play of the Week
Channel
ITV
Production company
Granada Television (1956-)

Credits

Director
Henry Kaplan
Playwright
Patrick Hamilton (1904-1962)
Adaptor of Script
Ken Hoare
Cast
Ian HolmGranillo
Margot ListerMrs Debenham
Alec McCowenBrandon
Peter MyersRaglan
Etain O’DellLeila
Dennis Price (1915-1973)Rupert
Llewellyn ReesSir John Kentley

Additional details

Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
crime; murder; thriller; universities, as theme or setting

Print sources

Title
Independent Television: Rope (Newspaper review)
Reference
The Times, 3 October 1957, p. 7
Title
Plays for the Millions: The First 75. A Cross Index of Granada TV Play Productions (Book)
Reference
Published by Granada TV Network, 1960
Title
TV Times, 27 September 1957 (Magazine)
Linking notes
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