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The Resource Pioneers of television: : Late night, sitcoms, game shows, variety, Boettcher/Trinklein Television presents a film by Steven J. Boettcher and Michael J. Trinklein ; directed by Steven J. Boettcher ; written by Michael J. Trinklein and Jack Jones, (videorecording)

Pioneers of television: : Late night, sitcoms, game shows, variety, Boettcher/Trinklein Television presents a film by Steven J. Boettcher and Michael J. Trinklein ; directed by Steven J. Boettcher ; written by Michael J. Trinklein and Jack Jones, (videorecording)

Label
Pioneers of television: : Late night, sitcoms, game shows, variety
Title
Pioneers of television:
Title remainder
Late night, sitcoms, game shows, variety
Statement of responsibility
Boettcher/Trinklein Television presents a film by Steven J. Boettcher and Michael J. Trinklein ; directed by Steven J. Boettcher ; written by Michael J. Trinklein and Jack Jones
Title variation
Pioneers of television
Creator
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This four-part series champions the entertainers who launched an industry. Pioneers of Television takes us back to TV's classic days--and chronicles the icons who still keep us laughing, generation after generation. Packed with hilarious clips and nearly 100 new interviews, this series offers television at its finest."--Container
  • "Late Night. Steve Allen, Jack Parr, Mer Griffin, Dick Cavett, and Johnny Carson headlines this episode about the performers who gave us a reason to stay up late."--Container
  • "Sitcoms. This episode focuses on the influential sitcoms that shaped the genre, including I Love Lucy, The Honeymooners, The Andy Griffith Show, and the Dick Van Dyke Show."--Container
  • "Game Shows. Tracing one of broad casting's most enduring genres, this episode follows game shows from their origins in radio through to their heyday in the 1960s."--Container
  • "Variety. This episode begins with Ed Sullivan, Milton Berle, and Arthur Godfrey--and progresses through Carol Burnett, The Smothers Brothers, and Laugh-in, among others."--Container
Cataloging source
JOZ
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Pioneers of television (Television program)
Credits note
Editor, Stephanie Theisen ; narrator, Harlan Saperstein
Dewey number
791.45
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned in English
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Boettcher, Steven J
  • Trinklein, Michael J
  • Jones, Jack
  • Saperstein, Harlan
  • Boettcher/Trinklein Television, Inc
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Runtime
220
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Television programs
  • Television actors and actresses
Technique
live action
Label
Pioneers of television: : Late night, sitcoms, game shows, variety, Boettcher/Trinklein Television presents a film by Steven J. Boettcher and Michael J. Trinklein ; directed by Steven J. Boettcher ; written by Michael J. Trinklein and Jack Jones, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special feature: extended interviews with the "Pioneers."
  • DVD video
  • Title from container
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Late night
  • Sitcoms
  • Game shows
  • Variety
Control code
sky250790769
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 220 min.)
Isbn
9781608834808
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887014830
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
PITV601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1; stereo., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Pioneers of television: : Late night, sitcoms, game shows, variety, Boettcher/Trinklein Television presents a film by Steven J. Boettcher and Michael J. Trinklein ; directed by Steven J. Boettcher ; written by Michael J. Trinklein and Jack Jones, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special feature: extended interviews with the "Pioneers."
  • DVD video
  • Title from container
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Late night
  • Sitcoms
  • Game shows
  • Variety
Control code
sky250790769
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 220 min.)
Isbn
9781608834808
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887014830
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
PITV601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1; stereo., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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