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The Resource Pioneers of television, Season 3, produced by Boettcher/Trinklein Television Inc. ; director/producer, Steven J. Boettcher ; writer/producer, Michael J. Trinklein, (videorecording)

Pioneers of television, Season 3, produced by Boettcher/Trinklein Television Inc. ; director/producer, Steven J. Boettcher ; writer/producer, Michael J. Trinklein, (videorecording)

Label
Pioneers of television, Season 3
Title
Pioneers of television
Title number
Season 3
Statement of responsibility
produced by Boettcher/Trinklein Television Inc. ; director/producer, Steven J. Boettcher ; writer/producer, Michael J. Trinklein
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Nearly 100 stars from television's formative years bring their stories to PBS in a revealing documentary series. Featuring sitcoms, late-night, variety and game shows -- the film melds compelling new HD interviews with archival clips to offer a fresh take on television's first celebrities, with fascinating stories, never-before-seen images and timeless clips that still entertain decades later
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Stephanie Theisen ; cinematographer, Steven J. Boettcher
Dewey number
791.45750973
Intended audience
Rating: TVG
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1992.3.U5
LC item number
P56 2013
PerformerNote
  • Narrator, Ryan Seacrest
  • Funny ladies: Carol Burnett, Mary Tyler Moore, Ed Asner, Margaret Cho, Pat Carroll, Tim Conway, Pat Crowley, Phyllis Diller, Tina Fey, Marla Gibbs, Vicki Lawrence, Cloris Leachman, Penny Marshall, Joan Rivers, Marlo Thomas, Dick Van Dyke, Jimmie Walker, Betty White
  • Primetime soaps: Diahann Carroll, Joan Collins, Patrick Duffy, Barbara Eden, Linda Evans, Linda Gray, Larry Hagman, Michele Lee, Donna Mills, Lynne Moody, Charlene Tilton, Joan Van Ark
  • Superheroes: Ed Begley Jr., Stephen J. Cannell, Lynda Carter, Joan Collins, Robert Culp, Lou Ferrigno, William Katt, Jack Larson, Cloris Leachman, Julie Newmar, Joan Van Ark, Burt Ward, Adam West
  • Miniseries: John Amos, Ed Asner, Susan Blakely, Bryan Brown, Georg Stanford Brown, LeVar Burton, Richard Chamberlain, Louis Gossett Jr., Lynne Moody, Peter Strauss, Leslie Uggams, Ben Vereen, Rachel Ward
Runtime
220
Technique
live action
Label
Pioneers of television, Season 3, produced by Boettcher/Trinklein Television Inc. ; director/producer, Steven J. Boettcher ; writer/producer, Michael J. Trinklein, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program on the PBS Network in 2013
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Funny ladies
  • (55 min.)
  • Primetime soaps
  • (55 min.)
  • Superheroes
  • (55 min.)
  • Miniseries
  • (55 min.)
  • Bonus scenes. The time Carol Burnett fired Harvey Korman -- When Marla Gibbs fired D.L. Hughley -- Larry Hagman opens up about Carroll O'Connor's influence -- When Dynasty jumped the shark -- Adam West makes his case to be in the next Batman movie -- Burt Ward's origin story -- Louis Gossett Jr. on the impact of receiving an Oscar -- How John Amos' African accent almost got him killed
Control code
ocn826803825
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (220 min.)
Isbn
9781608838370
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887018401
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
PITV603
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)826803825
System details
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen presentation, stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Pioneers of television, Season 3, produced by Boettcher/Trinklein Television Inc. ; director/producer, Steven J. Boettcher ; writer/producer, Michael J. Trinklein, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program on the PBS Network in 2013
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Funny ladies
  • (55 min.)
  • Primetime soaps
  • (55 min.)
  • Superheroes
  • (55 min.)
  • Miniseries
  • (55 min.)
  • Bonus scenes. The time Carol Burnett fired Harvey Korman -- When Marla Gibbs fired D.L. Hughley -- Larry Hagman opens up about Carroll O'Connor's influence -- When Dynasty jumped the shark -- Adam West makes his case to be in the next Batman movie -- Burt Ward's origin story -- Louis Gossett Jr. on the impact of receiving an Oscar -- How John Amos' African accent almost got him killed
Control code
ocn826803825
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (220 min.)
Isbn
9781608838370
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887018401
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
PITV603
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)826803825
System details
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen presentation, stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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