Watching Me, Watching You + Bright Smiler
Two dramas with tense, sinister and (at times) supernatural undertones…
Watching Me, Watching You
Leap in the Dark, BBC 1980
Dir Colin Goodman
With Jennie Linden, Rula Lenska, Keith Barron
Leap in the Dark was an anthology series themed around supernatural experiences. In Fay Weldon’s atmospheric tale a ghostly presence casts a shadow over a couple’s love.
+ Bright Smiler
Time for Murder, ITV 1985
Dir David Carson
With Jane Asher, Janet Suzman, Alison Skilbeck
When successful Hollywood screenwriter Avon (Suzman) returns to England and visits a spa, she’s paired with Sonia (Asher), a constantly smiling masseuse whose cheerful demeanour hides a simmering, murderous intent.