The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (1960–1965)
Dead Man's Chest (Screened as a second feature Movie in Australia)
Episode aired October 1965
Director: Patrick Dromgoole
Writers: Donal Giltinan, Donal Giltinan
Stars: John Thaw, Ann Firbank, John Meillon, Peter Bowles, John Abineri
It all began as a hoax, a stunt, a trick on the part of two cynical young journalists to spite society and thwart the Establishment. The idea was to expose the frailty of circumstantial evidence, and they planned to fake a murder. But the plan went disastrously wrong.