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Legends of Myself 100

100.  Burnaby, 1961:  Rabbit Ears and Gorilla Suits

The Sunset Auto Court was technically a motel, with two-vehicle garages separating the apartments.  But the place was filled with families, and I don’t remember too many of them having cars.  1,240 more words


The Nurses of Ben Casey

Like most medical dramas, Ben Casey employed a technical advisor both on the set and in the wings to fact-check scripts.  Many shows – including Casey’s rival, Dr. 5,744 more words

Interviews & Tributes

Ben Casey Outtakes

In 1972, Bruce Dern asked for permission to leave the set of the science fiction film Silent Running, in which he played the lead, for two days in order to shoot a cameo in an upcoming John Wayne Western, … 1,736 more words

TV Series

Who Are Those Guys #10

I promised I’d be back with more Ben Casey coverage after a few detours.  First up, then, is your Ben Casey edition of Who Are Those Guys, highlighting some uncredited bit players I noticed in the episodes I revisited for my… 373 more words

Who Are Those Guys?

Allan Sherman talks plurals in the song "One Hippopotami"

Allan Sherman was a humorous songwriter in the 60s. He also created the game show “I’ve Got a Secret“! He is most famous for his song about summer camp “ 210 more words

Le Cinéma de Vince Edwards

“Why not directing?  There’s no big mystery about it.  It’s – well, it’s just having a point of view and – and a certain amount of selection and taste.” 4,759 more words

Television Directors

Ulster branch officials battling to get North of Ireland Championship back on schedule

ANOTHER day of disruption has left Ulster Branch officials facing something of a scheduling nightmare as they try to get the Cathedral Eye Clinic North of Ireland Championship back on track. 437 more words