Main title from the 1980 ‘Galloping Foxley’ episode of Tales of the Unexpected (1979-1988) (3)

Tales of the Unexpected (1979–88)

Galloping Foxley

(1980)

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| TV Episode | United Kingdom | Colour | Comedy, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller | 25min
| Stars: Roald Dahl, John Mills, Anthony Steel
| S2 E2 | 15th March, 1980

A man on a train journey is convinced that the passenger seated opposite him is a bully from his schooldays

Tales of the Unexpected (1979-88) screenshot (3) | ‘Bosom Friends’ (1981)
Tales of the Unexpected (1979–88)
Star-studded sinister and amusing stories, each with a twist in the tale, created by Roald Dahl.

Episode cast

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Roald Dahl
Himself – Introduced by
Screenshot from the 1980 ‘Galloping Foxley’ episode of Tales of the Unexpected (1979-1988) (1) featuring John Mills
William Perkins
Screenshot from the 1980 ‘Galloping Foxley’ episode of Tales of the Unexpected (1979-1988) (2) featuring Anthony Steel
The Stranger
Paul Spurrier
Young William Perkins
Jonathan Scott-Taylor
Young Bruce Foxley
Anthony Woodruff
Housemaster
Colin Thomas
City Gent
Guy Humphries
Stamford
Clifford Abrahams
Schoolboy
Adrian Breeze
Schoolboy
Timothy Breeze
Schoolboy
Wayne Brooks
Schoolboy
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Pictures

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Screenshot from the 1980 ‘Galloping Foxley’ episode of Tales of the Unexpected (1979-1988) (2) featuring Anthony Steel
Screenshot from the 1980 ‘Galloping Foxley’ episode of Tales of the Unexpected (1979-1988) (1) featuring John Mills
Main title from the 1980 ‘Galloping Foxley’ episode of Tales of the Unexpected (1979-1988) (4). Dramatized by Robin Chapman
Main title from the 1980 ‘Galloping Foxley’ episode of Tales of the Unexpected (1979-1988) (3)
Main title from the 1980 ‘Galloping Foxley’ episode of Tales of the Unexpected (1979-1988) (2). Anthony Steel
Main title from the 1980 ‘Galloping Foxley’ episode of Tales of the Unexpected (1979-1988) (1). John Mills

Production

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John Rosenberg
Producer
Claude Whatham
Director
Robin Chapman
Writer (dramatisation)
Roald Dahl
Writer (story)

Companies

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Anglia Television
Production company