The first season, beginning in March 1949, featured Robert L. Ripley sitting in a "living room" recounting tales of strange stories. Ripley died on 27 May and was replaced by Robert St. ... See full summary »
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



2   1  
1950   1949  

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Reality-TV
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Ripley's Believe It or Not! is a curious format, sort of a 'Guiness Book of Records'-like magazine on TV. It has no permanent cast or storyline, just a presenting host in the castle-type LA... See full summary »

Stars: Dean Cain, Kelly Packard, Daniel Browning Smith
Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

An unhappy man threatens suicide by standing on the ledge of a high-rise building for 14 hours.

Director: Henry Hathaway
Stars: Paul Douglas, Richard Basehart, Barbara Bel Geddes
Drama | Romance | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Set during the Korean War, a Navy fighter pilot must come to terms with with his own ambivalence towards the war and the fear of having to bomb a set of highly defended bridges. The ending of this grim war drama is all tension.

Director: Mark Robson
Stars: William Holden, Grace Kelly, Fredric March
Danger (1950–1955)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Live psychological and murder mystery dramas, and one of the first U.S. television dramas to make effective use of background music.

Stars: Dick Stark, Edward Binns, Joseph Anthony
Actor's Studio (1948–1950)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Produced by the ABC as its television network was just getting off the ground, this program was one of the first dramatic series television to attract top-name actors and actresses. ... See full summary »

Stars: Marc Connelly, George Keane, Don Hanmer
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
2 episodes, 1950
Dan Morgan 2 episodes, 1950
John Stephen ...  US Army Lieutenant 2 episodes, 1950
Edit

Storyline

The first season, beginning in March 1949, featured Robert L. Ripley sitting in a "living room" recounting tales of strange stories. Ripley died on 27 May and was replaced by Robert St. John who continued to November 1949. The second season, beginning in January 1950, was a dramatic anthology series based on Ripley's stories and featured guest players every week. Written by J.E. McKillop

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

anthology | recreation | See All (2) »

Genres:

Drama | History

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1 March 1949 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Spin-off Ripley's Believe It or Not! (1999) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed