ACTION TV ONLINE EPISODE GUIDE
EPISODE GUIDE INDEX
Four Just Men
ATV 1960 - 1961
SEASON ONE
THE BATTLE OF THE BRIDGE
TX : 19th February 1960
Director : Basil Dearden
Writer : Miriam Geinger and Don Castle adapted by Gene Coon

Notes : Episodes were first broadcast on Friday nights between 8:55pm and 9:25pm.

THE PRIME MINISTER
TX : 26th February 1960
Director : Jud Kinberg
Writer : Oliver Skene from a story by Alec Coppel

THE DESERTER
TX : 4th March 1960
Director : Basil Dearden
Writer : John Bains

THE JUDGE
TX : 11th March 1960
Director : Harry Watt
Writer : Marc Brandel


THE CRYING JESTER
TX : 18th March 1960
Director : William Fairchild
Writer : William Fairchild

THE BEATNIQUES
TX : 25th March 1960
Director : Don Chaffey
Writer : Wilton Schiller, based on an ideal by Alec Coppel

THE VILLAGE OF SHAME
TX : 1st April 1960
Director : Basil Dearden
Writer : Lindsay Galloway

DEADMAN'S SWITCH
TX : 8th April 1960
Director : Don Chaffey
Writer : Wilton Schiller

THE DEADLY CAPSULE
TX : 20th April 1960
Director : Compton Bennett
Writer : Jan Read from a story by Oliver Spence and Samuel B West

Notes : From this episode on the series was broadcast on Wednesday nights between 8:55pm and 9:25pm.

THEIR MAN IN LONDON
TX : 27th April 1960
Director : Basil Dearden
Writer : Leon Griffiths

THE LAST DAYS OF NICK POMPEY
TX : 4th May 1960
Director : Don Chaffey
Writer : Jackson Gillis

MAYA
TX : 11th May 1960
Director : William Fairchild
Writer : William Fairchild


THE MOMENT OF TRUTH
TX : 18th May 1960
Director : Don Chaffey
Writer : Francis Rosenwald

NATIONAL TREASURE
TX : 25th May 1960
Director : Basil Dearden
Writer : Owen Holder from a story by Janet Green

PANIC BUTTON
TX : 1st June 1960
Director : Anthony Bushell
Writer : Marianne Mosher and Samuel B West

THE MAN WITH THE GOLDEN TOUCH
TX : 8th June 1960
Director : Basil Dearden
Writer : Jan Read, adapted by Louis Marks

MARIE
TX : 15th June 1960
Director : Don Chaffey
Writer : Gene Levitt and Louis Marks

THE SURVIVOR
TX : 22nd June 1960
Director : Basil Dearden
Writer : Marc Brandell


THE DISCOVERY
TX : 30th June 1960
Director : Don Chaffey
Writer : Marc Brandell

Notes : This episode was broadcast on a Thursday beyween 8:00pm and 8:30pm.

SEASON TWO
THE NIGHT OF THE PRECIOUS STONES
TX : 10th March 1961
Director : William Fairchild
Writer : Guy Morgan

Notes : The second season began broadcasting episodes on Fridays between 7:00pm and 7:30pm.

THE MAN IN THE ROAD
TX : 17th march 1961
Director : Don Chaffey
Writer : George Slavin and Samuel B West

MONEY TO BURN
TX : 24th March 1961
Director : Basil Dearden
Writer : Jan Read

TREVISO DAM
TX : 9th June 1961
Director : Basil Dearden
Writer : Lindsay Galloway

THE MIRACLE OF ST. PHILIPPE
TX : 16th June 1961
Director : Don Chaffey
Writer : Jan Read and Louis Marks


THE HERITAGE
TX : 23rd June 1961
Director : Basil Dearden
Writer : Louis Marks

JUSTICE FOR GINO
TX : 27th June 1961
Director : Harry Watt
Writer : Lindsay Galloway from a story by Michael Conner

Notes : From this episode onwards the series was broadcast on Tuesdays between 7:00pm and 7:30pm.

THE SLAVER
TX : 4th July 1961
Director : Harry Watt
Writer : Lindsay Galloway

THE PRINCESS
TX : 11th July 1961
Director : Don Chaffey
Writer : Frank Tarloff and Louis Marks

A BOY WITHOUT COUNTRY
TX : 18th July 1961
Director : Basil Dearden
Writer : Marc Brandell

THE PROTECTOR
TX : 25th July 1961
Director : Don Chaffey
Writer : Alan Moreland and Leon Griffiths


THE MAN IN THE ROYAL SUITE
TX : 1st August 1961
Director : William Fairchild
Writer : John Collier and Samuel B West

THE GRAND MOTHER
TX : 8th August 1961
Director : Don Chaffey
Writer : Marc Brandell

THE MAN WHO WASN'T THERE
TX : 15th August 1961
Director : Basil Dearden
Writer : Lindsay Galloway

THE BYSTANDERS
TX : 22nd August 1961
Director : Don Chaffey
Writer : Francis Rosenwald

ROGUES HARVEST
TX : 29th August 1961
Director : Basil Dearden
Writer : T E B Clarke

THE GODFATHER
TX : 5th September 1961
Director : Don Chaffey
Writer : Frank Tarloff and Louis Marks

RIOT
TX : 20th September 1961
Director : Anthony Bushell
Writer : Leon Griffiths

Notes : From this episode the series was broadcast on Wednesdays between 10:35pm and 11:05pm.


THE RIETTI GROUP
TX : 18th October 1961
Director : William Fairchild
Writer :
William Fairchild


THE DISCOVERY
TX : 1st November 1961
Director : Don Chaffey
Writer : Marc Brandell

Notes : This final episode was transmitted between 9:35pm and 10:05 pm.
Based loosely on an Edgar Wallace book. Four men agree to fight injustice wherever they find it and take in turns to feature every forth week. Some have female sidekicks who appear itermittedly.

Honor Blackman plays Nicole in nine episodes. Possibly the first multi-national lead show designed to sell to an international market. Episode length was 25 minutes.

Regular Characters
Portrayed By
Ben Manford
Jack Hawkins
Tim Collier
Dan Dailey
Jeff Ryder
Richard Conte
Ricco Poccari
Vittorio De Sica
Semi-Regular Characters
Portrayed By
Nicole
Honour Blackman
Giulia
Lisa Gastoni
Hilary / Vicky
June Thornburn

The producers where Sidney Cole and Jud Kinberg. Broadcast dates are for the Granada region.