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Mandrake the Magician


In 1979 NBC made a tv movie/series pilot.

Director: Harry Falk
script by Rick Husky
Choreographer: Edmund Balin, Walter Kevan and Allan Hunt
Anthony Herrera as Mandrake, Simone Griffeth as Stacy, Ji-Tu Cumbuka as Lothar, Hank Brandt as Alec Gordon, Gretchen Corbett as Jennifer Lindsay, Peter Haskell as William Romero, Robert Reed as Arkadian, David Hooks as Dr. Malcolm Lindsay, Harry Blackstone Jr as Dr. Nolan, James Hong as Theron, Sab Shimono as Ho, Donna Benz as Cindy, David Hollander as Young Mandrake

A madman blackmails a roller coaster tycoon Arcadian after framing him as responsible for deaths on roller coasters. A covert agent (Robert Reed) has hypnotized a group of people into sabotaging various sites around the country when they receive the key words "Now is the time for all good men to come to the aid of the party".

Today it's hard to find this TV Pilot

Ace Books

Mandrake the Magician

In 1979 Ace Books, New York, in their Tempo Star Book serie published a paperback from this tv movie. The book was written by Howard Ashman.

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