You Asked For It Volume 1
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- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 57 minutes
- Video: Black & White
- Released: November 29, 2005
- Originally Released: 1950
- Label: Alpha Video
- Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Description by OLDIES.com:
Episode 1: A wrestling chimpanzee; jive pianist Ivory Joe Hunter; secrets of card sharps and more!
Episode 2: A diver wrestling an octopus; a theremin soloist; movie special effects demonstrations; lost relatives found; Comedian El Brendel!
Episode 3: A Hindu fakir on a bed of nails; a man shot wearing a bullet-proof vest; carnival game conmen; a classic French clown act; baseball player Babe Dahlgren remembers Lou Gehrig!
Episode 4: An Eskimo building an igloo; America's tallest man; largest star sapphire in the world; singer Arthur Lee Simpkins; a deadly python attack; silent movie stars; a log-rolling contest!
Movie Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:
Based on 10 ratings.
While this show may sound trashy, It's actually a tasteful, classy, and charming TV series showing what 1950's america was interested in. While parts of it are dated, Much of it is quite enjoyable. I wish some network/channel would re-run old programs like this (Perhaps PBS), which are entertaining and smart. The only bad thing is that the 4th episode on the disc is a little weaker than the rest, But it is still very enjoyable. Recommended to those who enjoy the lesser-known delights of 50's TV.
I had forgotten about this TV series until I found it in your catalog listing. I had also forgotten how entertaining the series was. Thanks
for digging this old stuff up.
- Sales Rank: 38,337
- UPC: 089218492197
- Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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