The Name of the Game

The Ordeal

Season 1, Ep 10, Aired 11/22/68
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  • Episode Description
  • Dan Farrell works feverishly on a story that could save a life. His subject: death row inmate Linda Ramsey, who was convicted of murdering her socialite husband. Certain of her innocence, Dan meticulously researches every incident from Linda's marriage to the death scene.

  • Cast & Crew
  • Martha Hyer

    Billie Ramsey

  • Robert Stack

    Dan Farrell

  • Jessica Walter

    Linda Ramsey

  • Susan Saint James

    Peggy Maxwell

  • Farley Granger

    Hoagland Walters

  • Fan Reviews (1)
  • I want to live!

    By orswel, May 10, 2014

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (2)

    • Billie Ramsay: [about her brother and his wife]: I won't deny their misery gave me a great deal of pleasure.

    • Dan Farrell: The very rich don't hang in this country. You know that as well as I do.

    Notes (1)

    • Dan saves an innocent life from the gas chamber just in time; the abolition of capital punishment was an important issue in many countries in the late 60s.

    Trivia (1)

    • We discover that Dan Farrell's full name is Daniel Webster Farrell - named after the great American Jurist, orator and Congressman (1782-1852),

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