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Focus on Hollywood (BBC Radio, 29/Oct/1951)

Broadcast Details

  • broadcast on BBC Radio (Light Programme)
  • date: 29/Oct/1951, 10:00pm
  • length: 30 minutes


D.G. Bridson with recorded interviews and statements by Jean Simmons, Bob Hope, Alfred Hitchcock, Sam Goldwyn and other Hollywood personalities. Over two and a half billion dollars are invested in the American film industry. A quarter of a million people are employed in making American pictures. D.G. Bridson has just finished an on-the-spot enquiry into the Hollywood way of life, and in two programmes, of which this is the first, tells of the problems — financial, social, political, and moral — that face Hollywood today.[1]


Notes & References

  1. Project Genome: BBC Radio Times Archive