CTVA Canada Anthology - "On Camera" (CBC) Season 1 (1954-55)

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 Season 1 (CBC)(1954-55)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive

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 with contributions by: Rina Fox [Uploaded March 2018]
references:
TV Guide / Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
Internet Movie Database (https://us.imdb.com)
UCLA Film and Television Archive / Writers Guild of America (wga)
CBC Archive, Winnipeg Free Press, Ottowa Journal


################## On Camera #################
############## Season 1 1954-55 ##############
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CBC Saturdays 9:00 p.m. 16-Oct-1954 to 02-Jul-1955

[01] On Camera: THE ERROR OF OUR WAYS
02Oct1954 CBC Sat
Written by Poppy McKenzie
Cast:
James Annand
Thor Arngrim
Marjorie Leete
Frank Peddie
Deborah Turnbull
Hugh Webster

[02] On Camera: THE WINDOW
09Oct1954 CBC Sat
Written by John Lucarotti

[03] On Camera: DEADLINE
16Oct1954
Written by John Bethune

[04] On Camera: THE BOTTLE IMP
23Oct1954
Adapted by Richard Denis
Based on the story by Robert Louis Stevenson
Directed by Arthur Hiller
Cast:
Joan Blackman
Colin Eaton
Joseph Furst
Ed McNamara
Alan Pearce
Frank Perry
Hugh Webster

[05] On Camera: DOUBLE EXIT
30Oct1954
Based on a short play by Gale Pedrick
Cast:
Murray Matheson
Michael Julian
Colin Eaton
Synopsis:
The story of an intruder who stops a rich man's profligate son from committing suicide and then makes a strange request.

[06] On Camera: TRAIN ORDER
06Nov1954
Written by George Salverson
Cast:
Barry Morse (as the Narrator)
Joe Austin
Stuart Baker
Sydney Brown
Marjorie Mowbray
Robert Christie
Kathleen Livingston
John Elliott
Sandra Scott
Sean Sullivan
Charles Telling
Alex Denaszody

[07] On Camera: THE COUNTERFEITERS
13Nov1954
Written by Mac Shoub
Cast:
James Doohan
Charmion King
Larry McCance
Howard Milsom
Alan Pearce
Austin Willis
Ed Murch
Juan Root

[08] On Camera: GUEST SHOT
20Nov1954
Adapted by Leslie McFarlane
Story by Nora McFarlane
Cast:
Robert Christie
Eric House

[09] On Camera: THE CHAIR
27Nov1954
Written by Elaine Ryan

[10] On Camera: MAKE BELIEVE
04Dec1954
Written by Raphael Hayes
Cast:
Perry Breslin
Claire Drainie
Edward Holmes
Ed McNamara
Johnny Washbrook
Paul Kligman

[11] On Camera: THE 39TH BOMB
11Dec1954
Written by A.J. Russell
Cast:
James Doohan
Kate Reid

[12] On Camera: OLD FLAMES
18Dec1954
Written by Joseph Schull
Cast:
Charmion King
George McCowan
William Needles

[13] On Camera: MIRACLE AT THE WINDSOR
25Dec1954
Script by Stanley Paley
Directed by Paul Almond
Cast:
Barry Morse
Corinne Conley
Joseph Furst

[14] On Camera: THE FUGITIVE
01Jan1955
Written by Irene Foley
Cast:
John Drainie
Sylvia Gillespie
Ruth Springford

[15] On Camera: AUGUST HEAT
08Jan1955
Adapted by Howard Rodman
Based on a story by W.F. Harvey
Directed by Paul Almond
Cast:
Patrick Macnee
Margaret Braidwood
John Maddison
Synopsis:
The story of an artist and a tombstone engraver who unknowingly involve each other in tragedy.

[16] On Camera: GENTLE DECEPTION
15Jan1955
Written by A.J. Russell
Cast:
Barry Morse
Elizabeth Cole
John Maddison

[17] On Camera: DEADLOCK
22Jan1955
Writer A.J. Russell
Directed by Paul Almond
Cast:
Robert Sherriff
Sandra Scott
Harry Geldard
Sean Sullivan

[18] On Camera: NIGHT IN HARBOUR
29Jan1955
Written by Joseph Schull
Directed by Arthur Hiller
Cast:
Tom Busby
Alice Hill
Al King
Neil McCallum
Juan Root
Synopsis:
The story of a naval commander's wife.

[19] On Camera: THE WOMAN OF BALLY BUNYAN  aka The Woman of Ballybunion.
05Feb1955
Writer Joseph Cochran
Directed by Paul Almond
Cast:
Katharine Blake
John Drainie
Douglas Rain

[20] On Camera: SATURDAY NIGHT WHIPPING
12Feb1955
Written by Howard Rodman
Cast:
Margot Christie
Robert Christie
Warren Wilson

[21] On Camera: THE LIAR
19Feb1955
Adapted by Howard Merrill
Short Story by Henry James
Cast:
Patrick Macnee
Margaret Braidwood
Norman Ettlinger
Beth Morris
Harry Geldard
Elaine Swanton
Synopsis:
An artist tries to show a former sweetheart the type of man her husband is.

[22] On Camera: ONE SUMMER'S RAIN
26Feb1955
Written by Frank Gilroy
Cast:
Patrick Macnee
Katharine Blake
Ivor Murillo
Tony Van Brdige

[23] On Camera: THE QUEEN'S RING
05Mar1955
Written by Michael Dyne
Directed by Paul Almond
Cast:
Patrick Macnee
Frances Hyland
Eleanor Stuart
Douglas Campbell
Bernard Slade
Glynne Morris
William Needles

[24] On Camera: MAN IN 308
12Mar1955
Written by Frank O'Neill
Cast:
William Shatner
Margot Christie
Cec Linder
Patricia Moffatt
Andrew Anthony
Beth Lockerbie
Synopsis:
A young man hit in the head while escaping a burning building finds his memory is gone.

[25] On Camera: THE MINK COAT
19Mar1955
Written by L. Lesley
Cast:
Jill Foster
Gerald Sarracini
Leonard Ontkean

[26] On Camera: THE QUIET LIFE
28Mar1955
Written by Maureen Korman
Cast:
Lloyd Bochner
Michele Landsburg
Jack Creley
Toby Robins
Howard Milsom
Wendy Martin
George Raymond

[27] On Camera: WINDY
02Apr1955
Written by Norman Lessing
Cast:
Bruno Gerussi
Sean Sullivan
Daryl Masters
Ivor Murillo
Deborah Turnbull
Howard Milsom
Austin Willis

[28] On Camera: THE MAN
09Apr1955
Written by Ray Bradbury
Cast:
Andrew Anthony
Allan Bertram
Harry Geldard
Austin Willis

[29] On Camera: THE GUNMAN
16Apr1955
Written by Jack P. Hagotzy
Directed by Paul Almond
Cast:
Sidney Furie
Toby Tarnow
Jonathan White
Douglas Chamberlain
Tom Busby

[30] On Camera: THE TYGER'S HART
23Apr1955
Screenplay by D.S. Daniel
Directed by Paul Almond
Cast:
Robert Christie .... Richard Burbage
Douglas Rain ....... The Bard
Marjorie Leete
Tony Van Bridge

[31] On Camera: SOMEWHERE
30Apr1955
Written by L. Fletcher
Cast:
Barry Morse
Kate Reid
James Doohan
Jack Creley

[32] On Camera: WEST OF THE PECOS
07May1955
Adapted by Ruth Goddard
Story by Curtis Bishop
Directed by Paul Almond
Cast:
Robert Christie ....... Roy Bean
Ruth Springford ..... Mrs. Bean
Robert Barclay ........ Curly
Carol Starman ........ Clara
Murray Westgate ..... Ranger
Harry Geldard

[33] On Camera: JUST A SHORT VISIT
14May1955
Written by Allan Miller
Cast:
Anna Reiser
Amelia Hall
Marcia Diamond
Christina Drever
William Needles

[34] On Camera: BROADWAY STORY
21May1955
Written by Stanley Mann
Cast:
Sharon Acker
Gerald Sarracini
Hillyard Robertson
Herb Gott
Beverly Ford
Paul Kligman
Neil Leroy

[35] On Camera: SEASON OF DIVORCE
28May1955
Adapted by Norman Lessing
Story by John Cheever
Directed by Paul Almond
Cast:
John Drainie
Kate Reid
Juan Root
Budd Knapp
David Sniderman

[36] On Camera: NO TROUBLE AT ALL
04Jun1955
Written by Ruth Humphreys
Cast:
Joe Austin
Corinne Conley
James Doohan
Katharine Blake
Charles Jarrott

[37] On Camera: SKYSCRAPER
11Jun1955
Written by Edward W. Goodhart
Directed by Paul Almond
Cast:
Patrick Macnee
Jill Foster
Hugh Webster
Tom Harvey

[38] On Camera: THE THIRD EAR
18Jun1955
Written by Madge Miller and Larry Villani
Cast:
Corinne Conley
Frank Perry
Murray Westgate

[39] On Camera: JULIE THE JINK
25Jun1955
Adapted by Norman Lessing
Screenplay by Billy Rose
Directed by Paul Almond
cast:
George McCowan
Brendan Dillon
Neil McCallum
Michael Fitzgerald
Irving Lerner
Bernie Orenstein

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############### End of Season 1 ##############
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