networkonair.com/coming-soon/3470-the-intruder-blu-ray- Adapted from John Rowe Townsend's award-winning novel and produced by BAFTA winner Peter Plummer, whose credits include the highly-acclaimed adaptation of Alan Garner's The Owl Service, this unsettling and atmospheric mystery series won the prestigious Harlequin award at 1973's BAFTAs. Starring James Bate as an isolated teenage boy who undergoes a disturbing loss of identity and Milton Johns as his unlikely nemesis, The Intruder is featured here as a brand-new High Definition remaster from original film elements in its original fullscreen aspect ratio.
Arnold Haithwaite pursues his strange and solitary profession on the Cumbrian sands beside the Irish Sea. He is a sand pilot and, like a sea pilot, must know his way about; he must have a strong sense of both locality and identity. This is called into question by another figure that haunts this strange landscape: a sinister intruder who claims to be the real Arnold Haithwaite. SPECIAL FEATURES:  Archive interview with John Rowe Townsend  Brand-new interview with Simon Fisher Turner  Commentaries on on selected episodes by writer/broadcaster Tim Worthington  Image Gallery  Extensive booklet by TV historian Andrew Pixley.
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