Nbc Star Playhouse

October 4, 1953 to April 11, 1954
28 episodes known to exist
Nbc Star Playhouse was a drama radio show which ran from October 4, 1953 to April 11, 1954.
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October 4, 1953 - April 11, 1954
Nbc Star Playhouse
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Nbc Star Playhouse
October 4, 1953 - April 11, 1954
28 episodes known to exist
Then 9: 00 - 10
Host: John Chapman
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October 4, 1953 
What Every Woman Knows 
Helen Hayes 
58:33 

 
October 11, 1953 
A Bell For Adano 
Fredric March, Florence Eldrige 
58:30 

 
October 18, 1953 
No Time For Comedy 
Rex Harrison, Lily Palmer 
55:49 

 
October 25, 1953 
Grand Hotel 
Marlene Dietrich 
56:11 

 
November 1, 1953 
Victoria Regina 
Helen Hayes 
56:19 

 
November 8, 1953 
Moby Dick 
Fredric March 
53:02 

 
November 15, 1953 
Cluny Brown 
Celeste Holm 
55:29 

 
November 22, 1953 
20th Century 
Rex Harrison, Lily Palmer 
54:27 

 
November 29, 1953 
There Shall Be No Night 
Fredric March, Florence Eldridge 
54:25 

 
10 
December 6, 1953 
Cashel Byron's Profession 
Angela Lansbury, Dan O'Herlihy. Final minute of credits cut. 
53:59 

 
11 
December 13, 1953 
A Farewell to Arms 
Fredric March, Florence Eldridge 
54:08 

 
12 
December 20, 1953 
The Second Man 
Rex Harrison, Anna Lee 
54:43 

 
13 
December 27, 1953 
Alice in Wonderland 
Barbara Ruick. Includes 5 minutes of news at the end. 
59:14 

 
14 
January 3, 1954 
The Champion 
James Cagney 
54:32 

 
15 
January 10, 1954 
For Whom the Bell Tolls 
Margo, John Forsythe, Paul Stewart, Blanche Yurka 
54:59 

 
16 
January 17, 1954 
John Loves Mary 
Nina Foch, Van Johnson 
55:22 

 
17 
January 24, 1954 
A Slight Case of Murder 
Edward G. Robinson 
57:10 

 
18 
January 31, 1954 
Sunset Blvd. 
Joy, Leatrice, Jeffrey Lynn 
57:23 

 
19 
February 7, 1954 
Biography 
Joan Fontaine 
57:38 

 
20 
February 14, 1954 
Lost Weekend 
Glenn Ford 
54:41 

 
21 
February 21, 1954 
The Major and the Minor 
June Allyson 
55:55 

 
22 
February 28, 1954 
The Lady Eve 
Barbara Stanwyck 
54:51 

 
23 
March 7, 1954 
Dream Girl 
Judy Holliday, Richard Derr, Eleanor Varden. 
1:00:00 

 
24 
March 14, 1954 
Julius Caesar 
Alfred Drake 
56:57 

 
25 
March 21, 1954 
Great Expectations 
Cyril Ritchard, Roddy McDowall. Includes partial newscast at end 
1:00:25 

 
26 
March 28, 1954 
Madame Bovary 
Joan Fontaine 
1:00:00 

 
27 
April 4, 1954 
Angel Street 
Vincent Price, Judith Evelyn, Melville Cooper This is a repeat of BEST PLAYS 6-22-52. 
1:00:00 

 
28 
April 11, 1954 
Death of a Salesman 
Fredric March Final Show of the Series 
1:00:00 

 
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