Omnibus (1952–1961)

Androcles and the Lion 

The program has three segments: "Androcles and the Lion" (adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's play), (2) "The Silent World - Excerpts" (showing of the first of three excerpts from a 1956 ... See full summary »

Director:

Lee Rothberg

Writers:

Frank Duane (adapted by), George Bernard Shaw (play) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Alistair Cooke ... Himself - Host
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Philippa Bevans Philippa Bevans ... (segment "Androcles and the Lion")
Albert Corbin Albert Corbin ... (segment "Androcles and the Lion")
Jacques-Yves Cousteau ... Himself ('The Silent World')
Mark Daniels ... (segment "Androcles and the Lion")
Joan Diener Joan Diener
Alvin Epstein Alvin Epstein ... (segment "Androcles and the Lion")
Stanley Jay Stanley Jay ... (segment "Androcles and the Lion")
Jerome Kilty Jerome Kilty ... (segment "Androcles and the Lion")
Berry Kroeger ... (segment "Androcles and the Lion")
Bert Lahr ... Androcles
George Mathews ... (segment "Androcles and the Lion")
Felix Munro Felix Munro ... (segment "Androcles and the Lion")
Douglass Watson Douglass Watson ... (segment "Androcles and the Lion")
Clint Young Clint Young ... (segment "Androcles and the Lion")
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Storyline

The program has three segments: "Androcles and the Lion" (adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's play), (2) "The Silent World - Excerpts" (showing of the first of three excerpts from a 1956 French film by Jacques-Yves Cousteau on underwater life around the world), and (3) "The Man Who" (a look at campaigns for the U.S. Presidency through 1928).

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Genres:

Drama | History | Music

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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 October 1956 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Ford Foundation See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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