A Sharp Intake Of Breath. Peter Barnes (David Jason). Copyright: Associated Television.

A Sharp Intake Of Breath

ITV sitcom dealing with authority. 22 episodes (pilot + 4 series), 1977 - 1981. Stars David Jason, Richard Wilson, Alun Armstrong and Jacqueline Clarke.

Series 4, Episode 6 - Rear Window

Having failed to ingratiate himself with the new neighbours, Peter manages to sprain his ankle falling from a ladder. Sat in bed with little more to do than look out of the window, he soon becomes convinced that the short-tempered new neighbour has murdered his wife.

Broadcast details

Sunday 15th February 1981
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
David Jason Peter Barnes
Jacqueline Clarke Sheila Barnes
Guest cast
Glynn Edwards Mr. Smith
Gerald Flood Doctor
Deirdre Costello Mrs. Smith
Jon Glover Policeman
Writing team
Vince Powell Writer
Production team
Stuart Allen Director
Stuart Allen Producer
Don Fisher Production Designer
Ken Jones Composer

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