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Title:
Episode of the Terror
('Honore de Balzac story')
Plot:
Set during the Reign of Terror, Balzac narrates the horrific brutality of the French Revolution as seen through the eyes of a priest.
Episode:
1240
Air Dates:
First Run - September 7, 1981
Repeat - November 26, 1981
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2 Responses to Episode 1240


Great episode! I love Earl Hammond's character in this recording!

Honore de Balzac's tale of the French Revolution, when Robespierre held Paris in his bloody grip. A priest and his attendant nun hold secret masses for private clients, under threat of the guillotine should they be found out. An enigmatic stranger appears to offer them immunity in return for their services, though he claims he is himself beyond hope of redemption.

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