The Richard Boone Show (1963–1964)

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An anthology series starring Richard Boone as host and starred in about 50% of the shows. Each regular had parts in almost every episode and starred in at least one episode.

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An anthology series starring Richard Boone as host and starred in about 50% of the shows. Each regular had parts in almost every episode and starred in at least one episode. Written by J.E. McKillop <jack-mckillop@worldnet.att.net>

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El teatro de Richard Boone  »

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Himself - Host: [opening introduction] Good evening. We are the players in this theater and we welcome you, our audience.
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The closing credit roll for each episode lists alphabetically all 11 principal performers even if the person does not appear in a segment. See more »

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Music by Henry Mancini
Lyrics by Al Stillman (uncredited)
Performed by Henry Mancini Orchestra (uncredited)
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Fantastic! But alas, too good.
12 December 2000 | by (Sacramento, CA) – See all my reviews

Too good. That's why it only lasted a season. My God, look at the players. Not a weak spot in the bunch. And, the writing! Fantastic. But, no trick guns, no canned laughter and no asinine sit skits. It was just too good. I believe I saw dang near every episode and loved each one. The players would change roles, Bobby Benson would be a drugged out drummer looking for a fix one week and then a Mexican fisherman who finds a big pearl. Even when the cast would shift into another completely different genre, they would shift around and support one another. One week Warren Stevens did a bit part as a night watchman and the next, he was a hired killer, then a soldier of fortune...as so on. This was undoubtedly some of the best theater ever presented on TV. Sadly, that's why is didn't go past one season...but, what a season!


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