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  • Just A Minute: The Best Of 2008

    Just A Minute: The Best Of 2008

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: BBC Audiobooks
    Duration: 01:52:00

    Four of the most sparkling editions from recent series of the ever-popular Radio 4 comedy panel game, chaired by Nicholas Parsons with regular players Paul Merton and Clement Freud joined by a host of guest players. Among the subjects hilariously tackled areThe Scottish Play, The A to Z, An Infini ... [ more ]

  • Hancock: A Comedy Genius

    Hancock: A Comedy Genius

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: Tony Hancock
    Duration: 01:56:00

    This two-hour release traces Hancock's early career, starting as a 17 year old in a Bristol Variety show called A La Carte for the BBC Forces Programme and charts his rise through shows such as Variety bandbox and Happy-go-Lucky (where he first read words written by Galton and Simpson). This is the ... [ more ]

  • Just A Minute Anniversary Special

    Just A Minute Anniversary Special

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: Various Artists
    Duration: 02:13:00

    To mark the 35th anniversary of Just a Minute in 2002, this double cassette and double CD features an anniversary edition of the programme, as broadcast on BBC Radio 4. Those taking part include host Nicholas Parsons and players Paul Merton and Clement Freud. This release also includes a classic JAM ... [ more ]

  • Doctor Who: Evil Of The Daleks

    Doctor Who: Evil Of The Daleks

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi
    Author: Doctor Who
    Duration: 03:12:00

    Patrick Troughton witnesses 'The Final End' of the Daleks in this exclusive recording of a classic 'lost' BBC television adventure with linking narration by Frazer Hines 'There is only one form of life that matters. Dalek life!' The TARDIS has been stolen from Gatwick Airport, and the Doctor and Jam ... [ more ]

  • Just A Classic Minute Volume 2

    Just A Classic Minute Volume 2

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: Various Artists
    Duration: 00:52:00

    Nicholas Parsons presents four more specially-selected archive episodes of the ever-popular comedy panel game from the 1960s, 1970s, 1980s and 1990s. Just as uproariously funny ' and terrifically popular ' today as when it first began on BBC Radio 4 in 1968, Just a Minute challenges contes ... [ more ]

  • Ladies of More Letters

    Ladies of More Letters

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: Various Artists
    Duration: 02:14:00

    Prunella Scales and Patricia Routledge star in the second popular BBC Radio 4 series. After meeting at Irene's daughter Lesley's wedding reception, Irene Spencer and Vera Small become firm - sometimes too firm - friends, and so began their extraordinary correspondence. Here we find Vera installed ... [ more ]

  • Voices of the Powerless: Boils and Buboes: Salisbury and the Great Plague

    Voices of the Powerless: Boils and Buboes: Salisbury and the Great Plague

    Genre: TV & Radio,History
    Author: Melvyn Bragg
    Duration: 00:31:00

    Melvyn Bragg follows his long historical exploration of the Routes of English with 'Voices of the Powerless', the BBC Radio 4 series in which he explores the lives of the ordinary working men and women of Britain at critical moments across the last 1,000 years. We are extremely lucky to ha ... [ more ]

  • North by Northamptonshire: Episode 2 (BBC Radio 4: Comedy)

    North by Northamptonshire: Episode 2 (BBC Radio 4: Comedy)

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: Katherine Jakeways
    Duration: 00:29:00

    The second episode of 'North by Northamptonshire', a BBC Radio 4 comedy drama series with a stunning cast including Sheila Hancock, Mackenzie Crook, Penelope Wilton, Felicity Montagu and Kevin Eldon about a small town in the middle of Northamptonshire as it prepares for a talent night. Originally br ... [ more ]

  • Daws Butler Workshop ’76: More Lessons from the Voice of Yogi Bear!

    Daws Butler Workshop ’76: More Lessons from the Voice of Yogi Bear!

    Genre: TV & Radio,Classics
    Author: Daws Butler
    Duration: 02:30:00

    “I want you to understand the words. I want you to taste the words. I want you to love the words. Because the words are important. But they’re only words. You leave them on the paper, and you take the thoughts and put them into your mind, and then you as an actor recreate them, as if the thoughts ha ... [ more ]

  • Hard-Boiled Joe Bev

    Hard-Boiled Joe Bev

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    Author: Various Authors , Joe Bevilacqua, William Melillo
    Duration: 01:07:00

    Award-winning radio producer and voice actor Joe Bevilacqua, a.k.a. Joe Bev, presents an hour of film noir parodies. This volume includes The Mysterious Thief of Thieves The Safe The Japanese Sandman The Mystery of the Missing Coin The Camp Kilmer Case ... [ more ]

  • My Favorite Husband, Vol. 1

    My Favorite Husband, Vol. 1

    Genre: TV & Radio,Classics
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 05:42:00

    My Favorite Husband hit the CBS Radio airwaves in 1948, starring Lucille Ball and Richard Denning as Liz and George Cugat—who later became Liz and George Cooper when confusion with bandleader Xavier Cugat prompted a name change. Set in the fictitious town of Sheridan Falls, the show follows the happ ... [ more ]

  • Who Killed Hollywood?: And Put the Tarnish on Tinseltown

    Who Killed Hollywood?: And Put the Tarnish on Tinseltown

    Genre: TV & Radio,Art & Music
    Author: Peter Bart
    Duration: 11:57:00

    In this passionate love-hate letter to the film industry, Peter Bart pulls together his best columns from Variety and GQ, outlining in detail the history and inner workings of Hollywood. In story after story, Bart shows how the major studios have diverted their energies away from production of the s ... [ more ]

  • Laurence Olivier: A Biography

    Laurence Olivier: A Biography

    Genre: TV & Radio,Art & Music
    Author: Donald Spoto
    Duration: 17:15:00

    Laurence Olivier was the most famous actor of his century and one of the greatest of all time. His looks made him a matinee idol; his talent made him world renowned as an actor, director, and producer. From his stage roles as Hamlet and Archie Rice to his screen roles as Heathcliff and Henry V, his ... [ more ]

  • House of Barrymore

    House of Barrymore

    Genre: TV & Radio,Art & Music
    Author: Margot Peters
    Duration: 24:36:00

    This epic family biography begins in the 1860s with Louisa Drew, the greatest comedienne of her time, mother of the brilliant Georgiana Drew Barrymore and mother-in-law of the vaudeville star and matinee idol Maurice Barrymore. But it is the children of Georgie and Maurice who are the heart of the b ... [ more ]

  • Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 10

    Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 10

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi,TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 03:38:00

    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 Changing of the Guard (starring Orson Bean) ... [ more ]

  • The Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 12

    The Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 12

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction,TV & Radio,Adaptations,Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction,TV & Radio,Adaptations
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 03:39:00

    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 Howling Man (starring Fred Willard) During ... [ more ]

  • Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 18

    Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 18

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction,TV & Radio,Adaptations,Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction,TV & Radio,Adaptations
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 04:01:00

    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 Last Rites of Jeff Myrtlebank (starring Robert K ... [ more ]

  • Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 19

    Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 19

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 03:57:00

    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. A Kind of Stopwatch (starring Lou Diamond Phillips) ... [ more ]

  • Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 24

    Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 24

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction,TV & Radio,Adaptations
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 04:05:00

    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. Episodes include Number 12 Looks Just Like You, starring B ... [ more ]

  • Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 29

    Twilight Zone Radio Dramas, Volume 29

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 04:20:00

    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 25th Hour (starring Mike Nussbaum) A busy exec ... [ more ]