CTVA US Anthology - "Escape" (CBS)(1950)

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Escape (1950)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by: Rina Fox
references:
TV Guide / Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
Internet Movie Database (http://us.imdb.com)
UCLA Film and Television Archive / Writers Guild of America (wga)
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ESCAPE
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CBS
Produced & directed by Wyllis Cooper

US Anthology series 1950 13 episodes x 30 min

Narrator: William Conrad

This live dramatic anthology series was the television counterpart to a successful CBS Radio series of the same name (1947-54).
The plays depicted people attempting to deal with danger, the supernatural, or some fantasized situation, allowing the viewer
to escape from reality.

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CBS Thursdays 9:00-9:30pm (January 5, 1950 to March 30, 1950)

[01] Escape: RUGGED JOURNEY
05Jan1950 CBS Thur
Script by Howard Rodman
Based on a short story by Franklin Gregory
Produced & directed by Wyllis Cooper
starring
Charita Bauer
Richard MacMurray
Charles Egleston
Lawrence Fletcher
Synopsis:
A New York reporter travels with a transport tycoon to the Arctic where he revives a wartime romance with an Eskimo girl. [RF]

[02] Escape: (No Details)
12Jan1950 CBS Thur

[03] Escape: THE DIAMOND LENS
19Jan1950 CBS Thur

[04] Escape: THE BELLHOP STORY
26Jan1950 CBS Thur
starring
Jack Lescoulie .... Floyd
Nancy Sheridan ... Georgie
Frank Thomas ...... Bellhop
Synopsis:
After committing murder and bank robbery, a man and woman check into a hotel, only to find the gun and the stolen money
have vanished from their bags and that they are mysteriously trapped in their room by a puckish bellhop. [RF]

[05] Escape: THE OLD CASTLE
02Feb1950 CBS Thur
starring
Sarah Fussell
Bruno Wick
Hanna Landy
Jabez Grey

[06] Escape: WHAPPERNOCKER SONG
09Feb1950 CBS Thur
starring
Lee Marvin
Peggy Wagner
Ralph Riggs

[07] Escape: THE GREAT FOG
16Feb1950 CBS Thur
starring
Florida Friebus
Howard Wierum

[08] Escape: THE MYTH MAKERS
23Feb1950 CBS Thur
starring
Dan Morgan
Fran Carlon
Tommy Rettig
Dave Ballard

[09] Escape: THE COVENANT
02Mar1950 CBS Thur
starring
Kim Stanley
Pat Peardon

[10] Escape: THE TROUBLE WITH GRANDFATHER
09Mar1950 CBS Thur
starring
Clock Ryder
Kathryn Gill

[11] Escape: HOMECOMING
16Mar1950 CBS Thur
starring
William A. Lee
Vicki Vola
Marie Kenny

[12] Escape: THE SOUND MACHINE
23Mar1950 CBS Thur
starring
Jack Lescoulie
Hanna Landy

[13] Escape: REST IN PEACE [Final episode]
30Mar1950 CBS Thur
starring
Oliver Thorndike
Klock Ryder

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