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  • Live from New York: An Uncensored History of Saturday Night Live

    Live from New York: An Uncensored History of Saturday Night Live

    Genre: TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History
    Author: Tom Shales, James Andrew Miller
    Duration: 08:39:00

    Saturday Night Live changed the face of television: it introduced brash new stars, trashed TV taboos, and had an impact on American life, laughter, and politics. Dozens of stars, writers, guest hosts, contributors, and craftsmen (as read by professional narrators) recall the backstage stories, ... [ more ]

  • Star Trek the Next Generation: Kahless

    Star Trek the Next Generation: Kahless

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi
    Author: Michael Jan Friedman
    Duration: 02:37:00

    For the last fifteen hundred years, the KlingonsTM have revered him as the first Klingon emperor, the legendary warrior who united their people and taught them the meaning of honor. Myths and fables have grown around the memory of Kahless, but the truth of his incredible life has remained a mystery ... [ more ]

  • Black Adder

    Black Adder

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations,Comedy
    Author: Various Artists
    Duration: 03:07:00

    The original six BBC TV episodes starring Rowan Atkinson, Tony Robinson, Tim McInnerny, Brian Blessed, Peter Cook, Miriam Margolyes and Rik Mayall. The Foretelling, The Queen of Spain's Beard, Born To Be King, Witchsmeller Pursuivant, Archbishop, The Black Seal. Through the ages, men of flair, fac ... [ more ]

  • Gross: The Hits, the Flops: The Summer That Ate Hollywood

    Gross: The Hits, the Flops: The Summer That Ate Hollywood

    Genre: TV & Radio,Art & Music
    Author: Peter Bart
    Duration: 10:14:00

    When movies cost hundreds of millions to make and market, the magnitude of the wagers is astonishing. Vast riches rain down on those who gamble wisely, and careers are made and lost in one weekend. But never is this box-office race more feverish than during the summer blockbuster season, when the st ... [ more ]

  • Hollywood Studios: House Style in the Golden Age of the Movies

    Hollywood Studios: House Style in the Golden Age of the Movies

    Genre: TV & Radio,Art & Music
    Author: Ethan Mordden
    Duration: 12:29:00

    Hollywood in the years between 1929 and 1948 was a town of moviemaking empires. The great studios were estates of talent: sprawling, dense, diverse. It was the Golden Age of the Movies, and each studio made its distinctive contribution. But how did the studios, growing up in the same time and place, ... [ more ]

  • Portrait of an Artist

    Portrait of an Artist

    Genre: TV & Radio,Art & Music
    Author: Laurie Lisle
    Duration: 13:41:00

    One of the most original painters America has ever produced, Georgia O'Keeffe's vivid visual vocabulary-sensuous flowers, bleached bones against red sky and earth-has had a profound and lasting influence on American art in this century. Renowned for her fierce independence, iron determination, and u ... [ more ]

  • Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 4

    Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 4

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi,TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 04:13:00

    Experience one of television’s greatest science fiction series: The Twilight Zone. This collection of episodes is fully dramatized for audio and features a full cast, music, sound effects, and narration by some of today’s biggest celebrities. Steel (starring Lou Gossett, Jr.) In the near f ... [ more ]

  • Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 5

    Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 5

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi,TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 03:55:00

    Experience one of television’s greatest science fiction series: The Twilight Zone. This collection of episodes is fully dramatized for audio and features a full cast, music, sound effects, and narration by some of today’s biggest celebrities. The Rip Van Winkle Caper (starring Tim Kazurinsky) ... [ more ]

  • Top of the Morning: Inside the Cutthroat World of Morning TV

    Top of the Morning: Inside the Cutthroat World of Morning TV

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations
    Author: Brian Stelter
    Duration: 09:52:00

    Like Bill Carter chronicling the late night wars in his classic The Late Shift, star New York Times reporter Brian Stelter reveals all the dish and dirt behind the polite smiles and perky demeanors of morning television in his much-anticipated... TOP OF THE MORNING When America wakes up with perso ... [ more ]

  • Star Trek: Voyage Home

    Star Trek: Voyage Home

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi,TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi
    Author: Vonda N. McIntyre
    Duration: 01:34:00

    Admiral James T. Kirk is charged by the Klingon Empire for the comandeering of a Klingon starship. The Federation honors the Klingon demands for extradition, and Kirk and the crew of the Starship Enterprise are drawn back to Earth. But their trip is interrupted by the appearance of a myster ... [ more ]

  • Star Trek: Web of the Romulans

    Star Trek: Web of the Romulans

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi,TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi
    Author: M.S. Murdock
    Duration: 01:29:00

    Ravaged by a killer virus, the Romulans enter Canara, where the only antidote can be found. Desperate, they incite a victorious U.S.S. Enterprise attack on one of their vessels, but Kirk discovers their ruse. Meanwhile the central computer has fallen in love with him, severely crippling the Sta ... [ more ]

  • Star Trek, Deep Space Nine: The 34th Rule

    Star Trek, Deep Space Nine: The 34th Rule

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi,TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi
    Author: Armin Shimerman
    Duration: 03:01:00

    For once, business is going well for Quark, not that anyone on Deep Space Nine™ truly appreciates his genius for finding profit in the most unlikely of circumstances. Quark is even looking forward to making the deal of a lifetime -- when he suddenly finds himself stuck right in the middle of a major ... [ more ]

  • Star Trek: Generations

    Star Trek: Generations

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi
    Author: J.M.Dillard
    Duration: 03:00:00

    The story begins with the launching of the U.S.S. EnterpriseTM NCC-1701-B and the mysterious disappearance of Captain James T. Kirk. Then, seventy-eight years later, Captain Jean-Luc Picard of the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701-D receives a distress call from a remote scientific observatory. Picard ... [ more ]

  • Doctor Who: The Space Pirates

    Doctor Who: The Space Pirates

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations
    Author: Doctor Who
    Duration: 02:28:00

    Patrick Troughton's Doctor gets involved in galactic intrigue and piracy in this exclusive recording of a 'lost' television adventure, with linking narration by Frazer Hines. The Doctor, Jamie and Zoe become victims of piracy when they materialise on a space beacon, minutes before it is literally b ... [ more ]

  • Saturday Night Fry

    Saturday Night Fry

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: BBC Audiobooks
    Duration: 03:00:00

    This six-part comedy series was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1988. Hosted by Stephen Fry, accompanied each week by Hugh Laurie, Jim Broadbent, Emma Thompson and a selection of guests including Phyllida Law, Robert Bathurst, Julia Hills and Alison Steadman, the show takes the form of a round tab ... [ more ]

  • Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho

    Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations,Drama
    Author: Stephen Rebello
    Duration: 08:20:00

    Here is a gripping, behind-the-scenes look inside the classic suspense shocker Psycho-and the creative genius who revolutionized filmmaking. First released in June 1960, Psycho altered the landscape of horror films forever. But just as compelling as the movie itself is the story behind it. ... [ more ]

  • Opera 101: A Complete Guide to Learning and Loving Opera

    Opera 101: A Complete Guide to Learning and Loving Opera

    Genre: TV & Radio,Art & Music
    Author: Fred Plotkin
    Duration: 18:18:00

    Fred Plotkin, an internationally respected writer and teacher and former performance manager of the Metropolitan Opera, introduces listeners, whatever their level of musical knowledge, to all the riches of opera, the fastest growing of all the performing arts Written by an opera insider...here ... [ more ]

  • Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 6

    Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 6

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi,TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 03:50:00

    Experience one of television’s greatest science fiction series: The Twilight Zone. This collection of episodes is fully dramatized for audio and features a full cast, music, sound effects, and narration by some of today’s biggest celebrities. The Dummy (starring Bruno Kirby) A ventriloquis ... [ more ]

  • Birth of a Nation

    Birth of a Nation

    Genre: History,North American,TV & Radio,Classics
    Author: Nate Parker
    Duration: 02:00:00

    This official tie-in to the highly acclaimed film, The Birth of a Nation, surveys the history and legacy of Nat Turner, the leader of one of the most renowned slave rebellions on American soil, while also exploring Turner’s relevance to contemporary dialogues on race relations. This official ti ... [ more ]

  • Alexander Woolcott

    Alexander Woolcott

    Genre: TV & Radio,Art & Music
    Author: Joseph O. Meyer
    Duration: 00:54:00

    One of the first shows was on the life of Winston Churchill that featured sound clips of his friends and enemies produced by Joseph O. Meyers. It was such a success that Meyers was requested to produce more shows on other famous people that included, W.C. Fields, Babe Ruth, Red Allen and more. ... [ more ]