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by Joe Moore
Sun Jun 09, 2013 11:07 am
Forum: CLASSIC TELEVISION
Topic: THE DECORATOR 1965 Bette Davis
Replies: 0
Views: 3279

THE DECORATOR 1965 Bette Davis

An un-aired pilot starring Bette Davis and Mary Wickes. Produced by Aaron Spelling. This would have been about the same time he was producing Burke's Law and Honey West . http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=whKTEGyNh1M http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wGlGng0DSWU http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PzQu6PlnVjc ...
by Joe Moore
Sun Jun 09, 2013 10:56 am
Forum: CLASSIC TELEVISION
Topic: Keaton on ROUTE 66
Replies: 3
Views: 6058

Re: Keaton on ROUTE 66

At out Movie Nights we've watched a few episodes of Route 66 ("Journey To Ninevah" and "Lizard's Leg and Owlet's Wing" among them) as well as viewed some very rare behind the scenes 16mm color footage of them shooting an episode out in Apache Junction. I've also caught the odd ep...
by Joe Moore
Sat Jun 08, 2013 11:20 am
Forum: CLASSIC TELEVISION
Topic: ARCHIE 1964 Unaired Pilot
Replies: 0
Views: 2873

ARCHIE 1964 Unaired Pilot

Based on the popular and long running American comic book. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JKrDtmadJMg http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xE2hYmZJ-uY http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GUV8YPYaGwg Those familiar with 1960s American sitcoms will see some faces that they'll recognize in this pilot. Enjoy Joe
by Joe Moore
Sat Jun 08, 2013 10:57 am
Forum: CLASSIC TELEVISION
Topic: RACKET SQUAD Reed Hadley
Replies: 4
Views: 5675

RACKET SQUAD Reed Hadley

Probably the most popular of the police procedural shows to come out of the Roach Studios was this series which ran for 98 episodes from 1950-1953. Reed Hadley ( Zorro's Fighting Legion ) played Captain Braddock (which was also the shows syndicated re-run title). "The Case of the Two Little Cou...
by Joe Moore
Mon Jun 03, 2013 8:04 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Maxine Semon
Replies: 5
Views: 6425

Re: Maxine Semon

Thanks very much for the information, Michael.

Lots of great research there.

Best

Joe
by Joe Moore
Sun Jun 02, 2013 10:42 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Maxine Semon
Replies: 5
Views: 6425

Maxine Semon

I've been working my way through Jackie Gleason's Life of Riley television series (1949-1950) and Maxine Semon has a supporting role in it as Honeybee Gillis. To my eyes she certainly looks to have a family resemblance to Larry Semon and I was wondering if anyone knew if they were related? Daughter ...
by Joe Moore
Sun Jun 02, 2013 10:34 am
Forum: Research Archive
Topic: Myra Keaton's Vaudeville Scrapbook
Replies: 1
Views: 5483

Myra Keaton's Vaudeville Scrapbook

Apologies if someone has already posted this link. If they have I missed it.

Courtesy of the Margaret Herrick Library.

http://digitalcollections.oscars.org/cd ... ll8/id/417

Enjoy

Joe
by Joe Moore
Sun Jun 02, 2013 10:05 am
Forum: CLASSIC TELEVISION
Topic: CODE 3
Replies: 0
Views: 3032

CODE 3

Code 3 was another Roach Studios' production. A police series much in the style of Dragnet . 39 episodes were produced for syndication in 1956-1957. The series starred Richard Travis and Denver Pyle. Here's three episodes courtesy of the Internet Archive. "The Rookie Sheriff" http://archi...
by Joe Moore
Sun Jun 02, 2013 8:34 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Marcel Perez, R.I.P.
Replies: 3
Views: 4269

Re: Marcel Perez, R.I.P.

Thanks Bob.

Nice to have that info on Perez- clearing up a lot of little mysteries.

Best

Joe
by Joe Moore
Sat Jun 01, 2013 11:21 am
Forum: CLASSIC TELEVISION
Topic: PASSPORT TO DANGER- Cesar Romero
Replies: 0
Views: 2928

PASSPORT TO DANGER- Cesar Romero

In addition to comedies the Roach Studios was also involved in the production of several dramatic television series during the 1950s. Passport to Danger , starring Cesar Romero, was a syndicated (39 episode) espionage series that originally ran in the 1954-1955 season. Here's a typical episode. &quo...