The Best Episodes Directed by John Hough

Super Secret Cypher Snatch

#1 - Super Secret Cypher Snatch

The Avengers Season 6 - Episode 3

Problems of a secret leakage from Cypher HQ and the disappearance of agent Jarret are first handed to rival Department MII2, and then to Mother's group. But why does everybody at Cypher HQ claim never to have seen Jarret and state that the only thing worthy of note that happened yesterday was that it rained?

star 8.37
67 votes
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Cat Amongst the Pigeons

#2 - Cat Amongst the Pigeons

The New Avengers Season 1 - Episode 5

The warning of a dying man tips Steed off that ecologist Rydercroft is to be killed at noon. All plans are taken to protect the man's aircraft but it still crashes. Soon the Avengers come up against a new breed of enemy.

star 8.00
63 votes

#3 - Fog

The Avengers Season 6 - Episode 24

When a member of the International Disarmament Committee is stabbed with a swordstick on a foggy night, it looks like the Gaslight Ghoul, murderer of the 1890's, has set up in business again. Can Steed and Tara catch him before the committee is severely lacking in personnel?

star 7.91
32 votes
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The Morning After

#4 - The Morning After

The Avengers Season 6 - Episode 18

Steed, attempting to capture super-spy Merlin, is knocked out by a sleeping capsule, and wakes to find London deserted and under martial law. Firing squads are at large, and a nuclear bomb is holding the government to ransom.

star 7.51
62 votes
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Homicide and Old Lace

#5 - Homicide and Old Lace

The Avengers Season 6 - Episode 26

It's Mother's birthday and he is visiting two of his aunts, Harriet and Georgina. To celebrate he tells them a hair-colour changing story, 'The Great Great British Crime'.

star 4.33
32 votes
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