Synopsis by Hal Erickson
The BBC1 anthology series Thirteen Against Fate offered 50-minute dramatizations based on short crime stories and mysteries. Episode titles included "The Judge," "The Murderer," and "The Widowers." Among the prominent actors appearing herein were Alexander Knox, Frank Finlay, and Marius Goring. Originally telecast in England from June 19 to September 11, 1966, Thirteen Against Fate was later rerun in American on a handful of public-TV stations.