- Audio: English
- Full Screen Presentation
- Dolby Digital Audio
- Number of Discs: 3
- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 7 hours, 15 minutes
- Video: Black & White
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Released: November 7, 2006
- Originally Released: 1953
- Label: Koch Vision
- 3-Disc Set
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
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Description by OLDIES.com:
Meet The Stars Person To Person!
From 1953 to 1959, Edward R. Murrow informally welcomed television viewers into the homes of the twentieth century's most well-known stars on Person to Person. Utilizing perhaps the simplest set in television--a chair, a table, an ashtray and a picture window--Murrow greeted two guests a week in remote interviews that candidly revealed the private lives of America's elite.
Hosted by CBS News anchor Bob Schieffer, this special 3-DVD collection features footage from the CBS Archives that hasn't been seen in over 50 years!
Includes interviews with Lauren Bacall, Milton Berle, Humphrey Bogart, Marlon Brando, Sid Caesar, Carol Channing, Dick Clark, Tony Curtis, Bette Davis, Sammy Davis Jr., Kirk Douglas, Billy Graham, Andy Griffith, Oscar Hammerstein, Helen Hayes, Charlton Heston, Gene Kelly, John F. Kennedy, Robert Kennedy, Janet Leigh, Jerry Lewis, Liberace, Art Linkletter, Sophia Loren, Dean Martin, Marilyn Monroe, Paul Newman, Norman Rockwell, Eleanor Roosevelt, Frank Sinatra, Elizabeth Taylor, Danny Thomas, Esther Williams, Jonathan Winters and Joanne Woodward.
Some fascinating moments from TV history are included on this collection of interviews by celebrated broadcaster Edward R. Murrow. Among those subject to Murrow's inquisitive probing are Sammy Davis Jr., Marilyn Monroe, Marlon Brando, and Frank Sinatra.
Description by KOCH Entertainment Distribution:
From 1953 to 1959, Edward R. Murrow informally welcomed television viewers into the homes of the twentieth century's most well-known stars and celebrities on PERSON TO PERSON. Utilizing perhaps the simplest set in television -- a chair, a table an ashtray and a picture window -- Murrow greeted two guests per week in remote interviews that candidly revealed the private lives of such notable figures as John F. Kennedy, Marilyn Monroe, Frank Sinatra, Marlon Brando, Elizabeth Taylor, Sammy Davis, Jr., Milton Berle, Sophia Loren and many more.
A television legend, Edward R. Murrow is credited with making broadcast journalism respectable, courageous and sincere. Industry professionals still aspire to the standards he established during his illustrious career.
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