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The United States Steel Hour 

Live drama series that was one of the best television shows ever shown. Over two hundred live plays, covering all aspects of society, were shown.
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Won 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 16 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
...  Charlie Webb / ... 10 episodes, 1953-1961
...  Anne Gaines / ... 9 episodes, 1954-1960
...  Arthur Bannister / ... 7 episodes, 1954-1963
...  Eva Dulaney / ... 7 episodes, 1954-1962
Joseph Sweeney ...  Priest / ... 7 episodes, 1954-1961
...  Charlie Anders / ... 7 episodes, 1954-1960
...  Alec GRaham / ... 7 episodes, 1956-1963
...  Cissie Hampshire / ... 7 episodes, 1956-1963
...  Lucy Chalmers / ... 7 episodes, 1960-1962
...  Kathy / ... 6 episodes, 1958-1962
...  Al / ... 6 episodes, 1954-1963
...  Enoch McCabe / ... 6 episodes, 1954-1962
...  Doc Randolph / ... 6 episodes, 1958-1962
...  Jeremy Penlove / ... 6 episodes, 1958-1961
...  Jim Walton / ... 6 episodes, 1959-1963
...  Felicia / ... 5 episodes, 1954-1961
...  D'Arnault-Olivier / ... 5 episodes, 1955-1958
...  Dorothy Hilton / ... 5 episodes, 1953-1961
...  Bartender / ... 5 episodes, 1954-1962
...  Allie Gulliver / ... 5 episodes, 1954-1962
...  Betty Coogan / ... 5 episodes, 1954-1961
...  Edith Sealey / ... 5 episodes, 1954-1959
Lori March ...  Billy / ... 5 episodes, 1954-1958
Alexander Clark ...  Bernard / ... 5 episodes, 1955-1960
Truman Smith ...  Ed Ritchie / ... 5 episodes, 1956-1963
...  John West / ... 5 episodes, 1956-1962
John McGovern ...  Henry Powers / ... 5 episodes, 1956-1961
...  Sister St. Anne / ... 5 episodes, 1958-1963
...  Ed / ... 5 episodes, 1959-1962
...  Edna Huntington / ... 5 episodes, 1960-1963
...  Lord Harton / ... 5 episodes, 1961-1963
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Live drama series that was one of the best television shows ever shown. Over two hundred live plays, covering all aspects of society, were shown.

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"Bang the Drum Slowly"
11 November 1998 | by See all my reviews

This is absolutely the best video I've ever seen! The acting is amazing - both Paul Newman and Albert Salmi were masters of their craft, even back then. This was done in play form, and the transition from one scene to another was very smooth. The story was paced just right. I would highly recommend this to anyone who enjoys quality entertainment.


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