The Invisible Man - The Big Plot (Season 2 Episode 13)
It is thought that Uranium-235 has been smuggled into Great Britain, in an attempt to trigger an atomic war. The Invisible Man lends his support, but the mission is made difficult by a misguided pacifist. Originally released: 19 December 1959. Runtime: 25:27.
Loosely based on H.G. Well's novel, The Invisible Man premiered on British television on September 14, 1958.
The series follows the adventures of British scientist, Doctor Peter Brady.
Whilst investigating creating invisibility with light refraction, Doctor Brady is the victim of an accident that leaves him invisible.
Initially, the British government attempts to keep this a secret, but eventually he is allowed to return to the laboratory in an attempt to find an antidote. However, Doctor Peter Brady's unique gift is soon being used by British Intelligence and others who need his help.
Season 1 Episode 1 - Secret ExperimentDoctor Peter Brady's experiment into invisibility goes disastrously wrong, turning him into an invisible man. Seeking help from his colleague, Crompton, he is betrayed and loses his notes. Originally released: 13 June 1959. Runtime: 25:55.
Season 1 Episode 2 - Crisis In The DesertDoctor Peter Brady is recruited by the British Government to help rescue, with the help of a female agent, one of their spies who has been captured in the Middle East. Originally released: 20 June 1959. Runtime: 25:54.
Season 1 Episode 3 - Behind The MaskDoctor Brady, stumbles upon a car accident. After helping a woman who was involved, Doctor Brady is invited to her home and meets a horribly disfigured man who asks for Brady's help. Originally released: 27 June 1959. Runtime: 25:47.
Season 1 Episode 4 - The Locked RoomDoctor Brady is on a mission to rescue a top female scientist held in a corrupt government's embassy. Brady discovers that she has been working in the same field as him and might be able to help find an antidote. Originally released: 4 July 1959. Runtime: 25:56.
Season 1 Episode 5 - Picnic With DeathUnfortunately, the media have discovered Doctor Brady's secret, so he returns to his work looking for a cure. His niece, Sally, meets a girl who asks for help to discover if two relatives really are trying to kill her mother. Originally released: 11 July 1959. Runtime: 25:46.
Season 1 Episode 6 - Play To KillActress Barbara Crane was involved in a car accident that left a man dead. She is now being blackmailed over the incident and asks for help from the Invisible Man. Originally released: 18 July 1959. Runtime: 25:57.
Season 1 Episode 7 - Shadow On The ScreenDr. Brady agrees to help rescue a man who is being held on a foreign ship. This is really a trap. The ship's captain is planning to take him back to his country to find out more about the Invisible Man. Originally released: 25 July 1959. Runtime: 25:43.
Season 1 Episode 8 - The Mink CoatA guard is killed and nuclear plans have been stolen. To smuggle the film out of the country an unsuspecting woman's mink coat is used. Diane Brady, the Invisible Man's sister, witnesses the act. Originally released: 1 August 1959. Runtime: 25:51.
Season 1 Episode 9 - Blind JusticeA couple of airplane pilots are accused of smuggling. When one of them returns home to his blind wife, he is shot. Doctor Peter Brady must help the pilot's wife find the attacker and clear her husband's name. Originally released: 8 August 1959. Runtime: 25:46.
Season 1 Episode 10 - JailbreakDoctor Brady reads that a prisoner, who repeatedly escapes pleads his innocence. The man claims he is searching for a woman who stole his wallet, at the exact time he was supposed to have committed the crime. Originally released: 15 August 1959. Runtime: 25:58.
Season 1 Episode 11 - Bank RaidA couple of villains kidnap Peter Brady's niece Sally and hold her for ransom. They are asking for $50,000 that they expect him to steal from a bank. Originally released: 22 August 1959. Runtime: 25:52.
Season 1 Episode 12 - Odds Against DeathA colleague of Peter Brady, along with his daughter, is being held captive somewhere in the mountains of Italy. It falls to the Invisible Man to come to their rescue. Originally released: 12 September 1959. Runtime: 25:52.
Season 1 Episode 13 - Strange PartnersLucian Currie has a strange proposition for Peter Brady. He wants him to kill his partner in a gold mine, and if Brady refuses Currie threatens to set his killer guard dog on him. Originally released: 19 September 1959. Runtime: 25:50.
Season 2 Episode 1 - Point Of DestructionThere have been four fatal air accidents; mechanical failure is thought to be to blame. Doctor Peter Brady is not convinced and believes that a gang of saboteurs is at work. Originally released: 26 September 1959. Runtime: 25:56.
Season 2 Episode 2 - Death CellEllen Summers, who has escaped from a mental institution, asks for help from Doctor Brady. She tells him that her boyfriend, George Wilson, who is soon to be executed is innocent. A fact that she can prove. Originally released: 5 September 1959. Runtime: 25:55.
Season 2 Episode 3 - The Vanishing EvidencePeter Thal has murdered Professor Harper and stolen his scientific documents. Harper's colleague was Peter Brady, and the Secret Service allow the 'The Invisible Man' to find the killer. Originally released: 19 September 1959. Runtime: 25:38.
Season 2 Episode 4 - The PrizeDoctor Peter Brady, arrives in Scandinavia, where he is to be honored for his contribution to science. Things do not go according to plan and soon he is having to live on his wits. Originally released: 17 October 1959. Runtime: 26:01.
Season 2 Episode 5 - Flight Into DarknessBritish scientist Doctor Stephens has apparently destroyed his ammoniated formula and then fled. His daughter Pat Stephens asks Peter Brady to find her father and discover why he has destroyed his life's work. Originally released: 24 October 1959. Runtime: 25:49.
Season 2 Episode 6 - The DecoyThe Trent Twins are staying in a hotel. One looking out of the window witnesses a man being shot in the room opposite. She informs the manager unaware that he is involved in the crime and soon disappears. Originally released: 31 October 1959. Runtime: 25:54.
Season 2 Episode 7 - The Gun RunnersAn English engineer and his wife are shot by a bunch of fanatics. The 'Invisible Man' is asked by Miss Fleming, to help stem the source of the weapons used in such attacks. Originally released: 31 October 1959. Runtime: 25:46.
Season 2 Episode 8 - The White RabbitSuzanne Dumasse, a French scientist, claims she saw a white rabbit appear out of thin air. Peter Brady, knows this was not due to his work and sets out to see if someone else is experimenting with invisibility. Originally released: 14 November 1959. Runtime: 25:51.
Season 2 Episode 9 - Man In DisguiseA girl, named Madeleine, has stolen Peter Brady's passport so that her boyfriend can pretend to be the 'The Invisible Man' to smuggle drugs. Brady joins forces with a policewoman to catch the thief. Originally released: 17 October 1959. Runtime: 25:49.
Season 2 Episode 10 - Man In PowerA Middle Eastern King has been assassinated by the Head of the Army, who plans to be the country's dictator. Doctor Peter Brady investigates the attempted coup. Originally released: 28 November 1959. Runtime: 25:46.
Season 2 Episode 11 - The RocketA member of Doctor Brady's staff has a gambling problem. In an attempt to pay off his debts he has been selling secrets, including the schedule of the test firing of a new rocket. Originally released: 5 December 1959. Runtime: 25:49.
Season 2 Episode 12 - Shadow BombWhen Barry Finch demonstrates a new bomb, he is trapped in a sand pit, just a few feet away from the explosive. If a shadow falls on the bomb it will explode. 'The Invisible Man' casts no shadow, and comes to the rescue. Originally released: 12 December 1959. Runtime: 25:51.