Category: Video Theater

Video Theater 063: Lock Up: The Case of Frank Corry

“Friends” of a cop steal his gun while he’s at law school and use it in a safe burglary to shoot another cop. Maris investigates at the request of Weston. Leonard Nimoy guest stars.

Season 1, Episode 20 (1960)

Video Theater 062: An Error in Chemistry

A carnie marries the daughter of an old man with $75,000 in property. Soon after the wedding, he calmly calls the police to confess to murdering her.

Season 1, Episode 7 (December 2, 1954)

From a story by Nobel Prize winning author William Faulkner that originally appeared in Ellery Queen Magazine in 1946.

1955 Academy Award Winner and Golden Globe Winner Edmond O’Brien stars as Joel Flint with Lon Chaney, Jr. as Old Man Pritchel, and Douglas Kennedy as Uncle Gavin.

Video Theater 061: Dragnet: The Human Bomb

In the premier episode of Dragnet, Joe Friday (Jack Webb) and Ben Romero (Barton Yarborough) try to stop a man from blowing up City Hall.

Season 1, Episode 1

Original Air Date: December 16, 1951

Video Theater 060: Philip Marlowe: Murder is a Grave Affair

A young actress dies with the gas on in her room. The police think it’s an accident but the girl’s father and an admirer believe it’s murder. Philip Marlowe (Phil Carey) investigates.

Season 1, Episode 23 (1960)

Also features Connie Hines, and William Schallert

Video Theater 059: Dragnet: The Big Little Jesus

Friday and Smith search for a stolen statue of the Baby Jesus on Christmas Eve for a church that desperately needs it.

Original Air Date: December 24, 1953