Episode A14

Straker meets his 'double' [1]

Production Info
Director Ken Turner
Story by Tony Barwick
Screenplay by Tony Barwick
Production Code
IMDB Reference tt0735628
Transmission Info
Episode A-14
Airdate 13 January 1971
Previous Survival
Next Flight Path
Story date(s) Unknown.


Lieutenant Andy Conroy is investigating a crash involving an alien craft on the Moon when he suddenly gets caught up in a Wild west type shoot-out with Mexican brigands. Back at the SHADO's earthly base another officer, Beaver James, gets involved in another shoot-out, this time with aliens. Then a voice shouts "Cut!" and the whole is seen to be a film being made at the studios telling the story of Straker's life. So what's real and what's imagined?[2]


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  1. Reflections on Film and TV
  2. IMDB entry tt0735628

Season 1
Identified I Exposed I The Cat with Ten Lives I Conflict I A Question of Priorities I E.S.P. I Kill Straker! I Sub-Smash I Destruction I The Square Triangle I Close Up I The Psychobombs I Survival I Mindbender I Flight Path I The Man Who Came Back I The Dalotek Affair I Timelash I Ordeal I Court Martial I Computer Affair I Confetti Check A-OK I The Sound of Silence I Reflections in the Water I The Responsibility Seat I The Long Sleep