This Week in Classic Movies on the Radio, Dec 5 -11

12/05The Mikado - Railroad Hour (click here to listen or download at the Internet Archive)
  • Year: 1949
  • Starring: Gordan MacRae, Kenny Baker and Evelyn Case
  • Genre: Operetta
  • Summary: The Mikado''s son flees to avoid an unwanted marriage, only to fall in love with an engaged woman.
  • Trivia: Kenny Baker starred in the film version of this Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera ten  years earlier.

12/09 The Last of Mrs. Cheyney - Screen Guild Theater (click here to listen  or download at the Internet Archive)
  • Year: 1946
  • Starring: Joan Fontaine, Allan Marshall, Nigel Bruce, Gerald Moore
  • Genre: Drama
  • Summary: A jewel thief falls in love with one of her marks.
  • Trivia: Norma Shearer played the title role on film in 1929, Joan Crawford in 1937 and Greer Garson in 1951.


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