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 Post subject: Studio One - A Bolt of Lightning
PostPosted: Tue Jul 09, 2013 6:20 am 
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original air date: November 12, 1951
directed by Paul Nickell for the Westinghouse-sponsored Studio One
Starring Charlton Heston, Shirley Ballard, Harry Townes, Anne Seymour, Frank Overton, Lloyd Bochner, Romney Brent
- Concerns the activities of James Otis leading up to the American Revolution.

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As a point of trivia on the actors, both Townes and Overton guest-starred on Star Trek episodes about 15 years later;
Bochner, of course, is well-known for appearing in the famous Twilight Zone episode, To Serve Man


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 Post subject: Re: Studio One - A Bolt of Lightning
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Thanks! Were any of these included in the Studio One box set released shortly after his passing?

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 Post subject: Re: Studio One - A Bolt of Lightning
PostPosted: Wed Jul 10, 2013 1:33 am 
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Detective Thorn wrote:
Thanks! Were any of these included in the Studio One box set released shortly after his passing?

The only Heston episode on that one - I purchased the set in late 2008 - is Wuthering Heights; I posted about it on a separate thread here in the TV forum. That's why I find these youtube videos of the episodes intriguing - these seem to be the only way to see this old stuff at the moment - there's nothing on DVD or blu-ray. I just wonder from where the youtubers get them from - maybe some obscure VHS tape or an old TV airing... :-?


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 Post subject: Re: Studio One - A Bolt of Lightning
PostPosted: Fri Aug 16, 2013 2:35 am 
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I think they capture it from TV airing. The quality of the videos looks much TV-like to me. By the way, what's this one about, I mean the story?

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