Omnibus (1952–1961)

The Capital of the World 

The program has four segments: (1) "The Capital of the World" 1 (ballet adaptation of Hemingway's short story), (2) "The Capital of the World" 2 (dramatic interpretation of Hemingway's ... See full summary »

Writers:

Ernest Hemingway (short story), A.E. Hotchner (adaptation) | 3 more credits »

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Anne Bancroft ... Paco's Sister (segment "The Capital of the World" 2)
Alistair Cooke ... Himself - Host
Scott Douglas Scott Douglas ... Enrique (segment "The Capital of the World" 1)
Roy Fitzell Roy Fitzell ... Paco (segment "The Capital of the World" 1)
Mario Gallo ... (segment "The Capital of the World" 2)
John Marley ... (segment "The Capital of the World" 2)
Sal Mineo ... Paco (segment "The Capital of the World" 2)
Leslie Nielsen ... (segment "The Capital of the World" 2)
Lupe Serrano Lupe Serrano ... Elena (segment "The Capital of the World" 1)
Johnny Stewart ... (segment "The Capital of the World" 2)
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Storyline

The program has four segments: (1) "The Capital of the World" 1 (ballet adaptation of Hemingway's short story), (2) "The Capital of the World" 2 (dramatic interpretation of Hemingway's short story), (3) "Christmas Window at Lord and Taylors" (a look at the Christmas window display of the famous New York department store), and (4) "Laughing Gas" (a slapstick comedy sequence from the Italian film, 'Curiosity').

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Genres:

Drama | History | Music

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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 December 1953 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Ford Foundation See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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