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  • Black Eye Entertainment

    Bing Crosby stars in sixteen half-hour musical-variety episodes of Philco Radio Time and invites his celebrity friends to join him! ?Until his semi-retirement in 1958, Bing Crosby worked steadily on radio and had a sizeable number of chart singles over two consecutive decades. And, somewhat surprisingly, he was also responsible for changing the way radio programs were broadcast coast-to-coast. Sponsorship through multiple companies over the years led to revised formats from all-musical presentations to include comic sketches. Among the most popular was The Kraft Music Hall, originally starring Al Jolson, where Crosby soon replaced Jolson as the weekly host. The show was jam-packed with...read more

  • Black Eye Entertainment

    Bing Crosby and Bob Hope are heard together and separately in ten of the greatest shows from the Golden Age of radio! Bing Crosby and Bob Hope each had long careers in radio, the movies, and on television. They each had their own radio programs and often appeared together. This collection contains ten radio broadcasts, some with Bing and Bob together and others with them appearing separately. Some of the supporting players include Penny Singleton and Arthur Lake, Judy Garland, Orson Welles, Virginia Bruce, Mel Blanc, Ralph Bellamy, Carole Lombard, and Cecil B. DeMille! The Bob Hope Show, 12/20/38 - Guests Blondie and DagwoodThe Bob Hope Show, 3/9/39 - Guest Judy GarlandThe Lux Radio...read more

  • Jerome K. Jerome

    William Collins Books and Decca Records are proud to present ARGO Classics, a historic catalogue of classic fiction read by some of the world’s most renowned voices. Originally released as vinyl records, these expertly abridged and remastered stories are now available to download for the first time. Moving from a long hot summer in Mississippi to the rivers of London, and beyond to a remote tropical desert island, this collection of fictional travel writing contains some of the most famous novels from the 18th and 19th century and includes Bing Crosby’s superb reading of Mark Twain’s classic coming of age tale. These classic stories are read...read more

  • Mark Twain

    William Collins Books and Decca Records are proud to present ARGO Classics, a historic catalogue of classic fiction read by some of the world’s most renowned voices. Originally released as vinyl records, these expertly abridged and remastered stories are now available to download for the first time. During a long hot summer, a young boy’s taste for excitement lands him in and out of trouble. Bing Crosby narrates the coming-of-age tale that made Mark Twain one of America’s best loved novelist with all of Tom’s mischief and fun. Tom catches criminals, gets the girl and carries out hijinks, all with his best friend Huckleberry Finn at his...read more

  • Mr Punch

    A unique collection of 14 Oscar winning films specially adapted from the original screenplays & performed by many of the original film stars in front of a live studio audience. Re-mastered and re-edited from the original radio broadcast CASABLANCA with Humphrey Bogart & Ingrid Bergman THE MALTESE FALCON with Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre & Sydney Greenstreet IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE with James Stewart, Donna Reed & Victor Moore ALL ABOUT EVE with Bette Davis & Anne Baxter REBECCA with Laurence Olivier & Vivien Leigh IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT with Clark Gable & Claudette Colbert SHANE with Alan Ladd THE AFRICAN QUEEN with Humphrey Bogart & Greer Garson NATIONAL VELVET with Elizabeth...read more

  • Mr Punch

    A unique collection of 4 Oscar winning films adapted from the original screenplays & performed by many of the original film stars in front of a live studio audience. Re-mastered and re-edited from the original radio broadcast IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE with James Stewart, Donna Reed & Victor Moore The irresistibly heart-warming story of George Bailey, who is prevented from committing suicide, the night before Christmas, by the apprentice angel Clarence. IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT with Clark Gable & Claudette Colbert Frank Capra’s classic romantic road comedy in which a pampered socialite tries to escape from her father and falls in love with a roguish reporter. THE PHILADELPHIA STORY with...read more

  • Mr Punch

    Known as Hollywood's most sophisticated and sparkling romantic comedy, it tells the story of Philadelphia heiress Tracy Lord who is preparing for her second marriage, when Dexter Haven, her first husband, re-enters her life on the day before her wedding, determined to spoil things. Holiday Inn, is the story of Jim Hardy (Bing Crosby) who is head over heels in love with Linda Mason (Dinah Shore), in this most famous Irving Berlin musical, featuring the smash hit songs White Christmas and Easter Parade. This high-quality audiobook has been re-mastered and re-edited from the original radio broadcast. Also available as part of the Hollywood Playhouse BOX SET, a collection of 14 Oscar winning...read more