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The Curse of the Claw

Ripping Yarns, Series 1 Episode 6 of 6

The story of a man who dabbled in the dark mysteries of the Orient, and lived to tell the tale. Or did he? An unexpected visit by the Bhutan-bound Captain Merson and his band of native bearers to the Maidenhead home of recently bereaved Kevin causes him to relive a ripping story of fear, tragedy and terror. It is the story of a claw. A claw with a curse.

Release date:

30 minutes

Last on

Thu 8 May 2014 22:00


Role Contributor
Kevin Orr / Uncle JackMichael Palin
Kevi's MotherHilary Mason
Kevin's FatherTenniel Evans
Captain MersonKeith Smith
GrosvenorAubrey Morris
Young KevinNigel Rhodes
WriterMichael Palin
WriterTerry Jones
DirectorJim Franklin