Thursday, December 22, 2011

The Box of Delights: An interview with Patrick Troughton

"And now, Master Harker, now that the Wolves are Running, perhaps you could do something to stop their Bite
As the years go past the 1984 television adaptation of John Masefield's The Box of Delights becomes more and more central to our idea of Christmas.

Here is Blue Peter publicising the show as it was about to be screened. Patrick Troughton comes on at 6:58...

1 comment:

Tristan said...

I remember the opening sequence really scaring me at what must have been the age of 4.
I still remember being scared by that werewolf...

I'll have to watch it sometime as I can't remember much more than that.