An episode of “What’s My Line” from 1953, featuring Eleanor Roosevelt as the mystery guest (her voice was considered so recognisable that John Daly answers the questions for her). A very popular game show.
This movie is about a group of amateur detectives sets out to expose The Crooked Circle, a secretive group of hooded occultists. This is the first movie ever shown on TV on March 10, 1933 according to The Early Television Museum.
Here’s a 1946 black and white movie starring George Raft and Ava Gardner shot in and in the film noir style, but without really being a film noir. At least I don’t think so. You could argue with me.
U.S. Marshal John Travers (John Wayne), becomes sheriff of a town where several murders have occurred, hoping to flush out an outlaw chieftain known only as “The Shadow”.
Popeye and Bluto are taxi drivers trying to take Olive Oyl for a ride.
Creature from the Haunted Sea is a 1961 cult film directed by Roger Corman from a screenplay by Charles B. Griffith. It is a comedy film spoofing the “sea monsters” genre. It can be considered a part of two different “trilogies”, either as the third in a Corman-Griffith comedy trilogy consisting of this film and the dark comedies, A Bucket of Blood and The Little Shop of Horrors, or a part of Corman’s “Puerto Rico trilogy,” also consisting of Last Woman on Earth and Battle of Blood Island. Fred Katz’s musical score for this film was originally written for A…
The first and only American television series of Sherlock Holmes adventures aired in syndication in the fall of 1954.