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Seasons:
1
Awards:
3 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
A Wonderful Documentary See more (5 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 17 of 22)

Edward Asner ... Himself - Host / ... (6 episodes, 1987)
Linwood G. Dunn ... Himself (4 episodes, 1987)

Ginger Rogers ... Herself (4 episodes, 1987)
Pandro S. Berman ... Himself (3 episodes, 1987)
Joseph F. Biroc ... Himself (3 episodes, 1987)

Lucille Ball ... Herself (2 episodes, 1987)
Katherine Brown ... Herself (2 episodes, 1987)
William Dozier ... Himself (2 episodes, 1987)
William Fadiman ... Himself / ... (2 episodes, 1987)

Richard Fleischer ... Himself (2 episodes, 1987)
Bert Granet ... Himself (2 episodes, 1987)

Jane Greer ... Herself (2 episodes, 1987)

Katharine Hepburn ... Herself (2 episodes, 1987)

John Houseman ... Himself (2 episodes, 1987)

Robert Mitchum ... Himself (2 episodes, 1987)
John Springer ... Himself - Publicity department (2 episodes, 1987)
James G. Stewart ... Himself (2 episodes, 1987)
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Series Produced by
Charles Chabot .... producer (2 episodes, 1987)
Leslie Megahey .... executive producer (2 episodes, 1987)
Rosemary Wilton .... producer (2 episodes, 1987)
Alan Yentob .... executive producer (2 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Film Editing by
Les Filby (2 episodes, 1987)
Colin Jones (2 episodes, 1987)

Robert Brown (unknown episodes)
Andy Milne (unknown episodes)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Kevin Loader .... second unit director (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Department
Pete Wane .... graphic designer (3 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Sound Department
David Jewitt .... film recordist / sound recordist (4 episodes, 1987)
Michael Turner .... film recordist / sound recordist (3 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Ian Kennedy .... film cameraman (3 episodes, 1987)
Ivor Richardson .... rostrum camera (3 episodes, 1987)
Nigel Walters .... film cameraman (3 episodes, 1987)

Peter Smokler .... camera operator (unknown episodes)
Colin Waldeck .... camera operator (unknown episodes)
 
Series Editorial Department
Andy Milne .... editor: video tape (3 episodes, 1987)

Mick Hitchman .... assistant editor (unknown episodes, 1987)
 
Series Other crew
Warwick Gee .... programme servicing manager (3 episodes, 1987)
May Grainger .... film acquisition (3 episodes, 1987)
Vernon Harbin .... program consultant (3 episodes, 1987)
Jane Mayes .... researcher (3 episodes, 1987)

Nicky Fox .... production team (unknown episodes)
Rebecca Frayn .... production team (unknown episodes)
Bruce Gallaway .... film recordist (unknown episodes)
Randy Gitsch .... researcher: RKO Archive (unknown episodes)
Kathy Heaton .... production team (unknown episodes)
Mick Hitchman .... production team (unknown episodes)
Amelia Price .... production team (unknown episodes)
 
Series Thanks
David Chierichetti .... thanks (4 episodes, 1987)
John Hall .... thanks (4 episodes, 1987)
 

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USA:360 min (6 parts)
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6 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
A Wonderful Documentary, 21 August 2005
Author: whizzkid7 from United States

This is a documentary much needed of a DVD release (like MGM: When The Lion Roars). I have yet to see this since the 80's when 1st aired and historical images and facts like these should be available for all fans to own or rent in this information age. If anyone out there has access to a copy I would love to gain a copy. If anyone out there has influence over getting this or the MGM title released on DVD, please see that it gets done. If a throwaway sitcom like "Ned & Stacey" can see a DVD release, why can't a quality documentary such as these see the light of day? Come on fans...let your voice be heard and seek out the things worth seeing again, and again and again!

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