This program looks at the career of Richard Conte, the no-nonsense gangster actor who personifies Film Noir.
This episode, narrated by John Cooper Clarke, traces the career of Ernest Borgnine, one of Hollywood’s most familiar character actors.
Narrated by Dr John Cooper Clarke
The Joan Crawford Story
This episode follows the career of Hollywood legend Joan Crawford.
In this episode we take a look at Ida Lupino, the actress who became Hollywood’s first female director.
The Marx Brothers
This show relates to the story of the most successful comedy act of all time. Harpo, Chico, Zeppo and Groucho. The four brothers called Marx.
In this show we look at the career of Hugo Haas, Hollywood’s first true cinema auteur.
This show looks at the magical career of Marlene Dietrich.
In this episode we look at the career of a Hollywood great, Lee Marvin.
This episode is about Michael Curtiz, the most prolific director in Hollywood history.
The most beautiful girl in Hollywood, also the inventor of bluetooth.