Sinister and with a touch of the macabre, Tales of the Unexpected has, at its heart, a core of black humour that makes each story compelling, with a twist k in each tale that delighted audiences throughout the country.
1. The Flypaper A lonely schoolgirl is threatened by a strange man.
2. A Picture of a Place Greedy antiques collector Merv thinks he has struck gold when he meets a widow whose farmhouse is crammed with rare items.
3. Proof of Guilt Two men are in a locked room and one is shot dead. But is the case as clear cut as it seems?
4. Vengeance is Mine Inc. A pair of unemployed graduates plan revenge on a newspaper columnist and in doing so, stumble upon a new business idea.
5. A Girl Can't Always Have Everything Suzi and Pat are performers with a touring theatre. Money is always tight until the company gets a wealthy new backer...
6. Parson's Pleasure A crooked antiques dealer poses as a man of the cloth to hunt for bargains.
7. The Stinker Harold Tinker has spent his whole life tormented by the arrogant Jack Cutler.
8. I'll be Seeing You Roland Trent is desperate to leave his bitchy wife for his near-blind mistress.
9. The Party This Christmas could turn out to be the blackest yet for toy firm manager Henry Knox.