Our Miss Brooks
Includes 1 TV episode and 1 radio classic of each program, plus cast and crew biographies and filmographies. Runtime 180 minutes.
Two rarely seen hilarious shows from the early television comedy series / Two all time classic episodes from the high school class of Miss Connie Brooks.
"Love That Bob": A hit television series by all accounts, "Love That Bob" highlights the romantic misadventures of Bob Collins (Robert Cummings), a suave bachelor and photographer who can't seem to shake his model-chasing waysï ¢ï¾ ï¾ much to the amusement of gal pal Schultzy (Ann B. Davis) and disapproval of widowed sister Margaret (Rosemary DeCamp).
Our Miss Brooks was a hit on radio from the outset; within eight months of its launch as a regular series, the show landed several honors, including four for Eve Arden, who won polls in four individual publications of the time. Arden had actually been the third choice to play the title role. Harry Ackerman, at the time CBS's West Coast director of programming, wanted Shirley Booth for the part, but as he told historian Gerald Nachman many years later, he realized Booth was too focused on the underpaid downside of public school teaching at the time to have fun with the role.
ATTENTION: REQUIRES NTSC REGION 0 COMPATIBLE PLAYER50s TV Comedy Double Feature: Life of Riley/Our Miss Brooks (DVD NEW)Label: Alpha Video DistributorsFormat: DVD-STANDARDRegion: 0Release Date: 27 Mar 2007Video Format: NTSCNo. of Discs: 1UPC: 089218529695
In the 1950s, America adopted Our Miss Brooks as its very own. Emmy winner Eve Arden starred as Connie Brooks in the long-running radio and TV series about a wisecracking high school English teacher.The movie provides all the TV show's charm and laughter plus a dividend for fans: their Miss Brooks is finally locked in the loving arms of the handsome but incredibly bashful biology teacher Philip Boyton (Robert Rockwell).
Whether it was Lucy and Ethel (Lucille Ball and Vivian Vance) or Eve Arden as Miss Brooks, Gale Storm flaunting 1950s conventions as Margie, or Bea Arthur as Maude, flaunting every convention about female behavior we could think of, we all have our favori
Turn your TV dial back to a time when entertainment came in black and white and stars like Lucille Ball and Dick Van Dyke dominated the primetime lineup. This collection of over 50 classic TV moments captures the heart and soul of all your favorite seriesï ¢ï¾ ï¾ from cartoons to cowboys. Includes Episodes from "Bonanza," "Ramar Of The Jungle," "The Adventures Of Robinson Crusoe Of Clipper Island," "Life With Elizabeth," "I Married Joan," "The Lucy Show," "The George Burns And Gracie Allen Show," "Love That Bob," "Our Miss Brooks," "Groucho Marx: You Bet Your Life," "The Adventures Of Topper," "TV Classic Cartoons".
Eve Arden stars as the tart-tongued Constance Brooks, a dedicated English teacher at Madison High School. Before and after the bell rings, Miss Brooks turns her thoughts from language to love. Indulging in her perpetual pursuit of bashful biology teacher
TRIALS AND TRIBULATIONS OF CONNIE BROOKS- STARRING EVE ARDEN- THIS IS A 10 DVD BOXED SET CONTAINING 40 EPISODES-SPECIAL FEATURE INCLUDES DVD INTERACTIVE MOTION MENUS- DISC #1- Trying to Pick a Fight, The Loaded Custodian, The Embezzled Dress, The Birthday Bag DISC #2- Miss Brooks Play-Acts, Living Statues, Madison Country Club, Mister Whipple DISC #3-The Big Game, Blue Goldfish, The Stolen Aerial, The Hobby Show DISC #4- Christmas Show 1952, Aunt Hattie Boynton, The Pet Shop, The Hurricane DISC #5- Monsieur LaBlanche, Old Marblehead, The Model Teacher, Wake-up Plan DISC #6- The Cafeteria Strike, Mister Casey, Conklin's Love Nest, The Honest Burglar DISC #7- Fisher's Pawn Shop, Lulu, the Pin-up Boat, The Yodar Kritch Award, Madame DuBarry DISC #8- Marinated Hearing, The Festival, Suzy Prentiss, Conklin Plays Detective DISC #9- Public Property on Parade, Davis Reads Tea Leaves, The Stolen Wardrobe, Cure that Habit DISC #10- Capistrano's Revenge, June Bride, Clay City Chaperone, Bones, Sons of Cyrano