BUSTER CRABBE SHOW
Syndicated (30 min. EACH SHOW)
March 12, 1951 through October 3, 1952
Prior to his playing "Captain Gallant" Buster Crabbe hosted a local NYC based children's film wraparound television series "The Buster Crabbe Show".
The series, set against the backdrop of a ranch foreman's bunk house, featured Crabbe engaging his viewers in games, stories, craftmaking, hobbies, informational segments and interviews with guest performers and personalities in between reruns of old movie serials, westerns and comedies.
"The Buster Crabbe Show" was seen weekday evenings on WOR TV Ch.9 in NYC until 1952. The series returned to the NYC airways on WJZ TV Ch.7 (now WABC) on Monday September 21, 1953 and was retitled "Buster's Buddies!"
The WJZ TV version of the series included a studio audience of kids and became more of a kids' variety show. Despite the addition of the studio audience and Crabbe's personality, "Buster's Buddies!" was not a hit and it was canceled on Friday March 26, 1954.
THIS COLLECTION CONTAINS THESE 3 LOST EPISODES
Guns Of The Law
These episodes are in the PUBLIC DOMAIN and are video transfers from the original films. This does not mean the episodes are pristine, just that they are complete and as originally broadcast in 1950s. The quality varies episode to episode due to the age and condition of the original films.
This DVD comes in a hardshell plastic CASE. All DVDs are recorded from original film prints, NOT recorded off broadcast TV. These are custom made DVDs, not available commercially.
All DVDs come with menus with episode titles for easy episode access
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