Batman and Robin
Dutch postcard by Vita Nova, Schiedam, no. 5. Photo: National Periodical Publications Inc. / 20th Century Fox. Publicity still for Batman (1966). At the beginning of 1966 everything turned Batman. The TV show dominated television, merchandising - an advertisement for the show even made it to the Super Bowl! The show even was made into a theatrically released movie, also starring Adam West as Batman / Bruce Wayne and Burt Ward as Robin / Dick Grayson. In Batman - the Movie (1966, Leslie H…
My Favorite Martian (1963-66)
Good cast in a dumb sitcom. I know some list it as SF but I can’t do that. It’s just too stupid. Bill Bixby is a newspaper reporter and Ray Walston is the Martian. They both stay in an …
Dick Tufeld, announcer who voiced ‘Lost in Space’ robot, dies at 85 | HeraldNet.com
Dick Tufeld, a longtime radio and TV announcer who intoned “Danger, Will Robinson!” as the voice of the robot in the 1960s science-fiction TV series “Lost in Space,” has died. He was 85.
Flipper : a catalyst to dolphin slaughterings?
Ever been to Sea World? Ever been to any type of Dolphinarium or Seaquarium that has dolphins? Yes? No? Well ever heard of a famous dolphin named Flipper? Even if you have never watched the televis…
The New Captain Kangaroo! - ClownLink.com
It is with a lot of pride (and no small amount of envy) that I announce that my friend Pat Cashin (and blogger behind http://www.clownalley.net ) is the new Captain Kangaroo! He acquired the trademark, and is set to do all kinds of great things with it, including (hopefully) make a boatload of money with which he will then give [...]
The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet: David Nelson Dies at 74 - canceled + renewed TV shows - TV Series Finale
The last remaining member of a family that was an American institution on radio and television in the 1950s and 1960s has died. David Nelson (pictured top right) passed away yesterday from complications from colon cancer. He died in his Century City, California home and was 74 years old. The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet […]