Pioneers of Television

Pioneers of Television

Season 2

DVD - 2011
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Each episode melds interviews with archival clips to offer a fresh take on televisions founding celebrities. Season two profiles science fiction, crime dramas, kids' shows, and westerns. The Science fiction episode features clips from The twilight zone, Lost in space, Star trek, The lieutenant and Time tunnel. The Western episode features clips from Gunsmoke, Bonanza, The rifleman, The big valley, Daniel Boone, The wild wild west, Maverick, Support your local sheriff, Lady of burlesque, and High chaparral. The Crime dramas episode features clips from Columbo, Dragnet, Freedom highway, Hawaii five-o, I spy, Mannix, Mission impossible, Police woman, Rockford files, Sunset range, Unsolved and Untouchables. The Local kids' TV episode features clips from Wallace and Ladmo show, Bozo's circus, Garfield Goose and friends, Fat Albert and the Cosby kids, Muppet commercials, Sam and friends, Time for Beany, Chuck McCann show, Children's corner, Mr. Rogers' neighborhood, Whizzo the clown, Axel and his dog, Terry tell time, Porky Pig, Romper room and Sesame Street.
Publisher: [United States] : PBS Distribution, [2011]
Edition: Widescreen ed
ISBN: 9781608834037
Branch Call Number: DVD 791.4575 PIONEERS
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 240 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Additional Contributors: West, Adam 1928-- Interviewee
Weaver, Dennis - Interviewee
Vogel, Mitch - Interviewee
Spielberg, Steven 1946-- Interviewee
Shatner, William - Interviewee
Scott, Willard - Interviewee
Rogers, Fred - Interviewee
Powers, Stefanie - Interviewee
Parker, Tess - Interviewee
Nimoy, Leonard - Interviewee
Nichols, Nichelle - Interviewee
Mumy, Billy 1954-- Interviewee
Moreno, Rita - Interviewee
Meriwether, Lee 1935-- Interviewee
McMahon, Pat (John Patrick) - Interviewee
McCann, Chuck - Interviewee
MacLeod, Gavin 1931-- Interviewee
Landau, Martin 1928-- Interviewee
Kristen, Marta 1945-- Interviewee
Kelley, Sharon B.A- Interviewee
Hinton, Darby 1957-- Interviewee
Grier, Rosey - Interviewee
Graves, Peter 1926-2010- Interviewee
Garner, James - Interviewee
Harmon, Susan - Interviewee
Freberg, Stan - Interviewee
Evans, Linda 1942-- Interviewee
Dresbach, Cathy - Interviewee
Dickinson, Angie - Interviewee
Darrow, Henry - Interviewee
Culp, Robert 1930-2010- Interviewee
Crowley, Patrick Timothy - Interviewee
Crawford, Johnny 1946-- Interviewee
Cosby, Bill 1937-- Interviewee
Conrad, Robert 1935-- Interviewee
Connors, Mike 1925-- Interviewee
Cooney, Joan Ganz - Interviewee
Cartwright, Veronica - Interviewee
Cartwright, Angela 1952-- Interviewee
Cannell, Stephen J. - Interviewee
Borgnine, Ernest 1917-2012- Interviewee
Bilson, Bruce 1928-- Interviewee
Bain, Barbara 1932-- Interviewee
Arness, James 1923-2011- Interviewee
Ames, Ed - Interviewee
Grammer, Kelsey 1955-- Narrator
Trinklein, Michael J. - Author of screenplay, Producer
Boettcher, Steven J. - Director, Producer
PBS Distribution (Firm)
Boettcher/Trinklein Television, Inc
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)


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