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Big sleep

The High Window by Raymond Chandler
Dramatized by Bill Morrison
Directed by John Tydeman
BBC Radio 4 - 17.10.1977

2nd of 6 dramatizations with Ed Bishop as Philip Marlowe


Linda Conquest was very tough, very kissable and very missing, along with one very valuable old coin. But for some reason the interested parties didn't seem too interested in finding either of them. Especially when the trail led to the
underworld and beyond. and by then Marlowe was knee deep in dead men.


  • Ed Bishop as Philip Marlowe
  • Rod Beacham
  • Elizabeth Bell
  • Gavin Campbell
  • Blain Fairman
  • Don Fellows
  • Malcolm Gerard
  • David Healey
  • Peter Marinker
  • Paul Maxwell
  • Nicolette McKenzie
  • Paul Meier
  • Bill Morrison
  • Toby Robbins
  • Margaret Robertson
  • Ramsay Williams

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