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Knocking Down Walls

Network execs didn’t think that audiences would believe a marriage between an all-American girl and a Latin man . . . but they did.

Years later, the Queen of Comedy became the first woman to run a major television production studio. 10 more words

The Ticket Booth

"NBC -This is Your Life 1954" 

This Is Your Life is an American reality documentary series broadcast on NBC radio from 1948 to 1952, and on NBC television from 1952 to 1961. 71 more words


The Love of Life (1955)

​Roy Winsor

Starring Audrey Peters

Ron Tomme

Country of origin United States

Original language(s) English

No. of seasons 29

No. of episodes 7,316


Running time 15 minutes (1951–1958)

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Classic Television

"Margaret O'Brien in "The Canterville Ghost"

“The Canterville Ghost” is a short story by Oscar Wilde, widely adapted for the screen and stage. It was the first of Wilde’s stories to be published, appearing in two parts in The Court and Society Review, 23 February and 2 March 1887.[1] 1,198 more words



​This series began in NYC, on local station WOR TV 9, in 1955, and ran for over a decade. It featured first run movies, where each feature would run for an entire week, airing twice nightly. 181 more words



​Film students and movie buffs everywhere are searching for the lost music and history compositions of The Fabulous 52.

The Fabulous 52 aired each Saturday night (11:30) on KNXT’s Channel 2 ( late 1950s/Los Angeles) showing its big, bold title super imposed upon well lit studios stretched up to the starry night skies. 389 more words


 "The Untouchables - 1959 - TV Series - ABC" 

​Genre Crime drama

Starring Robert Stack

Abel Fernandez

Nicholas Georgiade

Paul Picerni

Steve London

Bruce Gordon

Neville Brand

Narrated by Walter Winchell

Theme music composer Nelson Riddle… 257 more words