Golden Age of Television

Golden Age of Television

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Overview

This collection contains original teleplays from the 1950s including classics of the genre such as Marty, Patterns, No Time for Sergeants, A Wind from the South, Bang the Drum Slowly, Requiem for a Heavyweight, The Comedian, and Days of Wine and Roses.

Product Details

Release Date: 08/26/2014
UPC: 0715515120418
Original Release: 0000
Source: Criterion
Region Code: 1
Time: 8:05:00
Sales rank: 9,111

Special Features

Kinescopes of the live broadcasts of Marty (1953), Patterns (1955), No Time For Sergeants (1955), A Wind from the South (1955), Bang the Drum Slowly (1956), Requiem for a Heavyweight (1956), The Comedian (1957), and Days of Wine and Roses (1958) Audio commentaries by directors John Frankenheimer, Delbert Mann, Ralph Nelson, and Daniel Petrie Interviews with Frankenheimer: actors Andy Griffith, Julie Marchand, Jack Palance, Cliff Robertson, Mickey Rooney, Rod Steiger, and Mel Tormé, and Carol Serling, writer Rod Serling's widow.

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Julie Harris Actor
Paul Newman Henry Wiggen
Albert Salmi Bruce Pearson
Donald Woods Actor
Jack Palance Harlan "Mountain" McClintock
Kim Hunter Actor,Grace Carney
Piper Laurie Actor
Rod Steiger Marty Pilletti
Cliff Robertson Actor
Edmond O'Brien Actor
George Peppard Piney Woods
Keenan Wynn Maish
Nancy Marchand Clara
Betsy Palmer Actor
Charles Bickford Actor
Ed Wynn Army
Mickey Rooney Actor
Mel Tormé Actor
Nehemiah Persoff Actor
Ned Glass Actor

Technical Credits
Alvin Rakoff Director
Delbert Mann Director
Fielder Cook Director
John Frankenheimer Director

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Golden Age of Television: Marty/Patterns/No Time For Sergeants
1. "When Are You Gonna Get Married?" [2:22]
2. Saturday Night [7:03]
3. The Trouble With Aunt Catherine [9:12]
4. The Waverly Ballroom [5:05]
5. A Curse [4:15]
6. Two Dogs [4:04]
7. A Little Kiss [8:38]
8. Mother's Worry [4:21]
9. A Good Thing [6:33]
1. Color Bars [:20]
1. Love Story [2:22]
2. Signature Scene [7:03]
3. Rehearsal [9:12]
4. Golden Age [5:05]
5. The Big Screen [4:15]
6. Like Theater [4:04]
7. Camera Work [8:38]
8. Kinescope [4:21]
9. Third Act [6:33]
1. Color Bars [:20]
1. Ramsie & Company [3:08]
2. The New Executive [4:37]
3. Andy Sloane [4:20]
4. Adequacy [6:54]
5. Pushed [5:44]
6. Andy's Dream [6:50]
7. Replacement [7:15]
8. The Report [4:43]
9. "It Starts" [8:59]
1. Color Bars [:20]
1. Plowboys [9:31]
2. Sergeant King [5:26]
3. Permanent Barracks Orderly [5:31]
4. Classified [7:46]
5. Eye Test [8:41]
6. Celebrating With The Infantry [5:49]
7. The Colonel's Inspection [7:43]
1. Color Bars [:20]
Disc #2 -- The Golden Age of Television: A Wind From The South/Bang The Drum Slowly/Requiem For A Heavyweight
1. The Others [14:53]
2. Is It A Date? [6:03]
3. Real Irish Coleen [3:06]
4. A Fierce Night [8:34]
5. The Lake [5:01]
6. "Are You Coming Or Not?" [3:38]
7. Soft Day [9:29]
1. Color Bars [:20]
1. Roomies [4:39]
2. Dutch [2:55]
3. A Bum Deal [8:42]
4. The Clause [12:14]
5. One Day In Boston [7:44]
6. "Happy Birthday, Pearson" [12:32]
7. Scorecard [3:24]
1. Color Bars [:20]
1. A Jewel [4:39]
2. Can Peppard Sing? [2:55]
3. Working With Newman [8:42]
4. The Theatre Guild [12:14]
5. Directorial Beginnings [7:44]
6. On The Air [12:32]
7. No Commentary [3:24]
1. Color Bars [:20]
1. Fight Night [3:24]
2. "No More" [11:13]
3. Memories [9:52]
4. Employment Office [8:25]
5. Pride [3:11]
6. The Graveyard [10:52]
7. "I Figure You Owe Me" [6:30]
8. Ashamed [7:23]
9. Keep Walking [12:03]
1. Color Bars [:20]
1. NBC [3:24]
2. No Rules [11:13]
3. Forgiving Audiences [9:52]
4. Ed Wynn [8:25]
5. Arrival Of Tape [3:11]
6. Chapter 6 [10:52]
7. Chapter 7 [6:30]
8. Chapter 8 [7:23]
9. Chapter 9 [12:03]
Disc #3 -- The Golden Age of Television: The Comedian/Days Of Wine And Roses
1. One Big Happy Family [12:54]
2. Davey Farber [6:54]
3. "It's Just Another Show" [4:49]
4. The Monologue [3:31]
5. Blackmail [5:04]
6. "No More Julie" [4:33]
7. Brotherly Love [4:13]
8. Getting Warmer [4:12]
9. "What A Hunger!" [5:19]
10. A Jucier Morsel [4:56]
11. The Truth [6:46]
12. Showtime [4:26]
13. Last Laugh [5:52]
1. Color Bars [:20]
1. A Director's Dream [12:54]
2. Complicated Show [6:54]
3. Perspiration [4:49]
4. Egotist [3:31]
5. Emotional Intensity [5:04]
6. Shot To Shot [4:33]
7. Camera Operators [4:13]
8. Otis Elwell [4:12]
9. Payoff [5:19]
10. Serling's Script [4:56]
11. "What It Was Like" [6:46]
12. Frantic [4:26]
13. No Tape [5:52]
1. Color Bars [:20]
1. "My Name Is Joe Clay" [5:56]
2. Kirsten [11:10]
3. Daddy's Time [5:13]
4. Demotion [3:58]
5. The Books [10:55]
6. "Five, Three, Four" [15:06]
7. Loneliness [10:54]
8. What She Wants [6:37]
9. Home [9:47]
1. Color Bars [:20]

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