A new era dawns for Radio's Outstanding Theatre of Thrills in 1950, as producer-director Anton M. Leader gives way to one of the medium's all-time creative geniuses -- radio Renaissance man Elliott Lewis! Compare and contrast their styles as you listen, but hold onto your seat - because no matter who's running the show, the objective remains the same. Suspense!
Favorites of film and radio are featured in these thrillers, including Van Johnson, Joseph Cotten, Tony Curtis, Eve Arden, Mickey Rooney, Agnes Moorehead, Herbert Marshall, Robert Young, and more. Joseph Kearns and Larry Thor are heard as the announcers, with Harlow Wilcox as the commercial spokesman in these twenty action-packed episodes.
Includes a Program Guide by radio historian Karl Schadow.
Episodes Include: Lady Killer 03-02-50; Salvage 04-06-50; The Chain 04-27-50; The Man In The Room 05-11-50; Alibi Me 01-04-51; The Well-Dressed Corpse 01-18-51; Aria From Murder 01-25-51; The McKay College Basketball Scandal 09-24-51; The Flame 10-15-51; Blackjack To Kill 12-10-51; The Case History of a Gambler 12-17-51; The Case Against Lou Dock 01-07-52; The Fall River Tragedy 01-14-52; The Perfectionist 01-21-52; The Track of the Cat 02-18-52; A Killing In Las Vegas 02-25-52; The Thirty-Nine Steps 03-03-52; A Watery Grave 03-10-52; A Murder of Necessity 03-24-52; The Missing Person 05-12-52
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One of the best shows on radio. Great quality sound.