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The Secret of Cassandra

The Secret of Cassandra

Series Episode Number: 68

First Broadcast: Sun 31 Dec 2000 - ~9:00pm UTC (United Kingdom)
Running Time: 68 minutes 32 seconds

Recorded on Tue 29 Aug 2000

A vicious war between two nations is coming to a head, and the final movements are centred on the sailing ship Cassandra. Along with a very strange cargo, Cassandra carries Captain Colley, a man with his own sad burden, and the paranoid General Brennan, a woman convinced that her actions will end the war once and for all. Their grim mission goes entirely to plan, until the Cassandra gains an extra passenger ­ a shipwrecked archaeology professor by the name of Bernice Summerfield.
Sensing something is very wrong aboard the ship, Bernice's snooping brings her close to a terrible truth. Soon, Bernice doesn't know who to trust, and she can no longer be sure if anyone is who they claim to be...