Behind The Scenes In Hollywood

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


99420. Behind The Scenes In Hollywood. January 1944. Program #9, series A. Bidwell McCormick syndication. Commercials added locally. The job of the sound technician. Billy Barty, the 30-year-old midget is a stand-in for a 7-year-old child actor. A personality profile of Ronald Colman. Lee Tracey has been in the army for 3 years. The date is approximate, the body of the show only. Bidwell McCormick (host), Nathan Hale, Manna Ray Eule. 13:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

99419. Behind The Scenes In Hollywood. January 1944. Program #8, series A. Bidwell McCormick syndication. Commercials added locally. Making sure the movies are accurate. Esther Williams, the under-water star. A personality profile of Cary Grant and of Virginia Mayo. The date is approximate, the body of the show only. Bidwell McCormick (host), Nathan Hale, Manna Ray Eule. 14:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

99418. Behind The Scenes In Hollywood. January 1944. Program #7, series A. Bidwell McCormick syndication. Commercials added locally. Who are the "little poeple" of Hollywood? A profile of a set designer and an architect. The story of a lady's purse. A personality profile of Bob Milash, an actor who has appeared in 2,515 movies, including 5 different roles in, "The Great Train Robbery." The story of Florence Tamer, one of the only two female casting directors in Hollywood. The date is approximate, the body of the show only. Bidwell McCormick (host), Nathan Hale, Manna Ray Eule. 14:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

99417. Behind The Scenes In Hollywood. January 1944. Program #6, series A. Bidwell McCormick syndication. Commercials added locally. How the studios get difficult shots while shooting a movie. Barbara Stanwyck and Humphrey Bogart are to star in, "The Fountainhead" (they didn't). A personality profile of Walt Disney. The body of the show only, the date is approximate. Bidwell McCormick (host), Nathan Hale, Manna Ray Eule. 15:20. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

99416. Behind The Scenes In Hollywood. January 1944. Program #5, series A. Bidwell McCormick syndication. Commercials added locally. A look at animation at the Walt Disney studios. Persoality profiles of Hedy LaMar and Danny Kaye. The pronunciation of names, places and even some words is painful. The timings of these program is atrocious, they run from 10:28 (the shortest) to 15:31 (the longest), and that's just the body of the show. The date is approximate. Bidwell McCormick (host), Nathan Hale, Manna Ray Eule. 15:31. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

99415. Behind The Scenes In Hollywood. January 1944. Program #4, series A. Bidwell McCormick syndication. Commercials added locally. How the motion picture industry helps the war effort. How do the studios get hosiery for the movies? A premium of a postcard of a movie star's home is offered. No mention is made of which movie star's home you'll see. Profiles of Pat O'Brien and Larraine Day. The date is approximate, the body of the show only. Bidwell McCormick (host), Nathan Hale, Manna Ray Eule. 12:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

99414. Behind The Scenes In Hollywood. January 1944. Program #3, series A. Bidwell McCormick syndication. Commercials added locally. What makes for a successful career in Hollywood? How to create a breeze on a sound stage. How "Goldwyn Girls" are tested. Virginia Mayo has perfect hair. Profiles of Dick Powell and Claire Trevor. A premium of a postcard of a movie star's home is offered. No mention is made of which movie star's home you'll see. The date is approximate, the body of the show only. Bidwell McCormick (host), Nathan Hale, Manna Ray Eule. 12:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

99413. Behind The Scenes In Hollywood. January 1944. Program #2, series A. Bidwell McCormick syndication. Commercials added locally. Nathan Hale tells about what happened to Henry Hull while filming, "Objective Burma." How Janice Paige got her big break. Bidwell McCormick mispronounces Chester Gould's name. A premium of a postcard of a movie star's home is offered. No mention is made of which movie star's home you'll see. This is an amateurish production, poorly written and performed. The date is approximate, the body of the show only. Bidwell McCormick (host), Nathan Hale, Manna Ray Eule. 10:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

99412. Behind The Scenes In Hollywood. January 1944. Program #1, series A. Bidwell McCormick syndication. Commercials added locally. Nathan Hale discusses production of, "The Robe" and using color sets for black and white movies. Manna Ray Eule sounds very unsure of herself while reading her script. In fact, none of the three sound much like professional broadcasters. The date is approximate, the body of the show only. Bidwell McCormick (host, publicist with RKO Pictures), Nathan Hale, Manna Ray Eule. 11:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

Report contains 9 programs.