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LUX RADIO THEATER  Old Time Radio - 12 CD-ROM - 652 mp3  - BOX SET
LUX RADIO THEATER  Old Time Radio - 12 CD-ROM - 652 mp3  - BOX SET
LUX RADIO THEATER  Old Time Radio - 12 CD-ROM - 652 mp3  - BOX SET

LUX RADIO THEATER  Old Time Radio - 12 CD-ROM - 652 mp3 - BOX SET

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onesmedia Store HOME | BOOKS | JEAN SHEPHERD | MOVIES | OLD TIME RADIO AUDIO CD | OLD TIME RADIO mp3 CD ROM | OLD TIME RADIO mp3 DVD ROM LUX RADIO THEATER Old Time Radio - 12 CD-ROM - 652 mp3 THESE CD WILL BE DELIVERED IN A PLASTIC CASE BOX AND ART WORK Lux Radio Theater, one of the genuine classic radio anthology series (NBC Blue Network (1934-1935); CBS (1935-1954); NBC (1954-1955)) adapted first Broadway stage works, and then (especially) films to hour-long live radio presentations. It quickly became the most popular dramatic anthology series on radio, running more than twenty years. The program always began with an announcer proclaiming, "Ladies and gentlemen, Lux presents Hollywood!" Cecil B. DeMille was the host of the series each Monday evening from June 1, 1936, until January 22, 1945. On one occasion, however, he was replaced by Leslie Howard.Lux Radio Theater strove to feature as many of the original stars of the original stage and film productions as possible, usually paying them $5,000 an appearance to do the show. It was when sponsor Lever Brothers (who made Lux soap and detergent) moved the show from New York City to Hollywood in 1936 that it eased back from adapting stage shows and toward adaptations of films. The first Lux film adaptation was The Legionnaire and the Lady, with Marlene Dietrich and Clark Gable, based on the film Morocco. That was followed by a Lux adaptation of The Thin Man, featuring the movie's stars, Myrna Loy and William Powell.Many of the greatest names in film appeared in the series, most in the roles they made famous on the screen, including Abbott and Costello, Lauren Bacall, Lucille Ball, Ingrid Bergman, Humphrey Bogart, Charles Boyer, Claudette Colbert, Gary Cooper, Joseph Cotten, Bing Crosby, Dan Duryea, Ava Gardner, Cary Grant, Bob Hope, Vivien Leigh, Agnes Moorehead, Vincent Price, Donna Reed, Frank Sinatra, Ann Sothern, Barbara Stanwyck, James Stewart, Gene Tierney, John Wayne, Jane Wyman, Orson Welles and Loretta Young.Among the men, Don Ameche -- eventually a radio star in The Bickersons -- appeared most often, with 18 Lux appearances, just ahead of Fred MacMurray's 17. Among the women, the honor went to Barbara Stanwyck with 15 Lux appearances, including her re-creation of her hit film Sorry, Wrong Number -- itself born of an earlier radio production, on CBS legend Suspense). Loretta Young's 14 appearances were the second most among the women. Some classic radio regulars also made the occasional appearance on Lux Radio Theater. Jim and Marian Jordan, better known as Fibber McGee and Molly, appeared on the show twice and also built an episode of their own radio comedy series around one of those appearances. Bandleader Phil Harris and his singing actress wife, Alice Faye, who had become radio comedy stars with their own show beginning in 1948, appeared in a Lux presentation. Fred Allen, Jack Benny (with and without his wife, Mary Livingstone), and George Burns and Gracie Allen were among the other radio stars who were invited to do Lux presentations as well. Lux Radio Theater even presented an adaptation of the film version of The Life of Riley, featuring William Bendix as the Brooklyn-born, California-transplanted aircraft worker he already made famous in the long-running radio series (and eventual television hit) of the same name.Mercury Theatre on the Air -- which eventually made Orson Welles a force to be reckoned with, especially with the commotion his broadcast of The War of the Worlds (30 October 1938) provoked -- was initially a summer replacement series for Lux Radio Theater.It was a clash over closed shop union rulings favoured by the old American Federation of Radio Artists that ended DeMille's term as Lux Radio Theater's host. AFRA assessed members a dollar each to help back a campaign to enact closed-shop rulings in California. DeMille, an AFRA member but a stern opponent of closed shops, refused to pay because he believed it would nullify his opposition vote. When AFRA ruled those not paying faced suspension from the union, and thus a ban from appearing on the air, DeMille was finished---because he also refused to let anyone else pay the dollar for him. Lux Radio Theater auditioned, on the air, several hosts over the next year, until they settled on William Keighley as the new permanent host, a post he held from late 1945 through mid-1955.During its years on CBS in Hollywood, Lux Radio Theater was broadcast from the Lux Radio Playhouse located at 1615 North Vine Street in Hollywood, one block south of the famed intersection of Hollywood and Vine. The theater was later renamed The Huntington Hartford Theater, The Doolittle Theater, and is now the Ricardo Montalban Theater.The Lux Video Theatre began as a live 30-minute Monday evening CBS series October 2, 1950, switching to Thursday nights during August, 1951. In September 1953, the show relocated from New York to Hollywood. In August, 1954, it jumped to NBC as an hour-long show on Thursday nights, telecast until September 12, 1957. James Mason was the host in the 1954-55 season. PLEASE READ HOW TO LISTEN AT THESE CD THESE ARE MP3 CD RECORDING THEY WILL NOT PLAY IN REGULAR CD PLAYERS You will need CD players that read mp3 files. Here some of the more popular mp3 players: Coby, Memorex, Panasonic, Philips, Sony and many more. Be sure you buy a model that support mp3 files. You can upload the files in ipods like Apple Ipod, Sansa and 100's more. Many new car CD players reads mp3, again check your player first. Many new home DVD players and virtually every Blu Ray reads mp3 files, please check your manual. Finally you can use your compurer. If you're reading this web page, you already have everything you need to listen this mp3 CD Most of these shows are 32kbps, if space is available we will use higher bit rate. THESE CD WILL BE DELIVERED IN A PLASTIC CASE BOX AND ART WORK I guarantee delivery of your item. If your item doesn't get there or is damaged, please notify us and we'll reship for you. FULL REFUND IF NOT SATISFIED EPISODES LIST351028 052 Dulcy351209 058 The Show-Off360302 070 Alias the Deacon360316 072 The Last of Mrs Cheyney360601 The Legionnaire and the Lady360608 The Thin Man360615 Burlesque360622 The Dark Angel360629 Irene360706 The Voice of Bugle Ann360713 The Brat (PQ)360720 The Barker360727 Chained360810 The Jazz Singer Al Jolson Gail Patrick360817 The Vagabond King360824 One Sunday Afternoon360831 Cheating Cheaters360907 Is Zat So360914 Quality Street360928 100 The Plutocrat361005 Elmer the Great361012 The Curtin Rises361026 Saturdays Children361102 The Virginian361109 Alias Jimmy Valentine361116 Conversation Piece361123 Story of Louis Pasteur361130 Polly of the Circus361207 The Grand Dutchess and the Waiter361214 Madame Sans-Gene361221 The Gold Diggers (missing last 15 min)361228 Cavalcade370104 Men in White370111 The Gilded Lily370118 Criminal Code370125 Tonight or Never370201 Mr.Deeds Goes to Washington370208 Graustark370215 Brewsters Millions370222 Captain Blood370301 Cappy Ricks370308 Madame Butterfly370315 Desire370322 Death Takes a Holiday370329 Dulcy No Open No Close370405 A Farewell to Arms370419 Alibi Ike370426 Magnificent Obsession370503 Hands Across the Table370510 Mary of Scotland370517 Another Language370524 Under Two Flags370531 135 The Plainsman370607 136 British Agent370614 Madame X370621 Monsier Beaucaire370628 The Front Page370705 Beau Brummel370913 A Star is Born370920 The Outsider371004 Dodsworth371011 Stella Dallas371018 Up Pops the Devil371025 Arrowsmith371101 A Free Soul371108 She Loves Me Not371115 150 Come and Get It371122 The Petrified Forest371129 Peg of O' My Heart371206 These Three371213 The Thirty Nine Steps371220 Song of Songs371227 Beloved Enemy380103 Alice Adams380110 Enter Madam380117 Disraeli380124 Clarence380131 Green Light380207 Anna Christi380214 Brief Moment380221 Romance380228 Forsaking All Others380307 Poppy380314 167 The Boss (repeat)380321 The Man Who Played God380328 Naughty Marietta380404 Dark Victory380411 Mary Burns Fugitive380418 Mad About Music380425 173 Dangerous380502 174 The Prisoner of Shark Island380509 My Man Godfrey380516 176 The Girl from Tenth Avenue380523 The Letter380530 I Met My Love Again380606 A Doll's House380613 Theodora Goes Wild380627 Jane Eyre380926 Seven Keys to Baldplate381031 That Certain Woman381114 The Buccaneer381121 Confession w Miriam Hopkins381212 The Scarlet Pimpernel381219 Kid Galahad381226 199 Snow White390102 200 Perfect Specimen390109 Mayerling390116 Front Page Woman390123 Cardinal Richelieu390130 The Arkansas Traveler390206 The Count of Monte Cristo390213 The Return of Peter Grimm390220 Stage Door390227 Ceiling Zero390306 One Way Passage390313 So Big390320 It Happened One Night390327 A Mans Castle390403 Silver Dollar390410 The Lives of a Bengal Lancer390416 Bullets or Ballots Rehearsal390417 Bullets Or Ballots390424 Broadway Bill390501 Lady for A Day390508 Life of Emile Zola390515 Tovarich390522 Angels with Dirty Faces390529 Only Angels Have Wings390605 Prisoner of Zenda390612 The White Banners390619 The Ex Mrs Bradford390626 Mrs Moonlight390703 Border Town390710 Ruggles
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