Classic TV

In this category, you’ll find tv mostly of the public domain variety, generally served from Retrovision servers and available worldwide.

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I Married Joan – Bev’s Boyfriend (1953)

Joan doesn’t like that her sister is dating a hot rodder and everyone wishes Joan hadn’t meddled. The Joan Davis Show announced itself each week as America’s favorite comedy show, starring America’s queen of comedy, Joan Davis, as Mrs. Joan Stevens.

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The Veil – Jack The Ripper (1958)

The Veil was hosted by Boris Karloff, who also acted in every episode, and was allegedly based upon real-life reports of supernatural happenings and the unexplained. Each episode would begin and end with Karloff standing in front of a sinister-looking, roaring fireplace, inviting viewers to find out what lies behind “the veil. In this episode a clairvoyant man detects the activities of Jack the Ripper.

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Four Star Playhouse – Tiger at Noon (1955)

Stage 7 (syndicated as Four Star Playhouse) is an anthology series that aired in 1955. The program’s 25 episodes showcased the talents of actors and actresses such as Charles Bronson, Edmond O’Brien, Gene Barry, Phyllis Coates, Frances Rafferty, Macdonald Carey, and Phyllis Thaxter. Some directing was done by Quinn Martin.