The first production of Rediffusion Films Ltd. An hour-long adaptation of a John le Carré short story set in Germany starring James Mason, Hugh Griffith and Jill Bennett.
“…a competent effort, often tautly told with sound characterisation….” New York Times. September 22.
“Admirable–action–taut and convincing with top class performances.” Richard Last, The Sun. September 29.
“When drama was a real pleasure….” Kenneth Eastaugh, Daily Mirror. September 29.
“…it is clearly obvious that ITV is capable of producing such first-class material….” James Thomas, Daily Express. October 1.
James Mason as Otto Hoffman in “Dare I Weep, Dare I mourn”.