The Ernie Kovacs collection

Format: DVD 2011
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 2 copies
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Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) PN1992.4.K695 A25 2011x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
 
Call Number  (DVD) PN1992.4.K695 A25 2011x
 
 
 
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Penn Hills Library Audio Visual IN TRANSIT
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Collection  Audio Visual
 
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Summary
Over 13 hours of programming spanning the television career of American comedian and actor Ernie Kovacs.
Contents
disc 1. The early years. It's time for Ernie ; Ernie in Kovacsland ; Kovacs on the corner ; Kovacs unlimited
disc 2. The NBC morning show. The Ernie Kovacs show
disc 3. The NBC evening show. The Ernie Kovacs show
disc 4. The late 1950s. Saturday color carnival : The Ernie Kovacs show ; Kovacs on music; Take a good look
disc 5. The ABC specials. Ernie Kovacs specials #4-8
disc 6. Classic pieces. The Ernie Kovacs show (morning show, NBC) ; The Ernie Kovacs show (evening show, NBC).

Additional Information
Subjects Kovacs, Ernie, -- 1919-1962.
Comedians -- United States.
American wit and humor.
Television comedies.
Variety shows (Television programs)
Live television programs.
Comedy sketches.
Television series.
Television commercials.
Promotional films.
Publisher Los Angeles, CA :Shout! Factory LLC,2011
Other Titles It's time for Ernie (Television program)
Kovacsland (Television program)
Kovacs on the corner (Television program)
Kovacs unlimited (Television program)
Ernie Kovacs show (Television program)
Kovacs on music (Television program)
Take a good look (Television program)
Contributors Kovacs, Ernie, 1919-1962.
Lemmon, Jack.
Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020
Adams, Edie, 1927-2008.
Brand, Jolene.
Schlatter, George, 1932-
Ediad Productions.
National Broadcasting Company.
American Broadcasting Company.
Shout! Factory (Firm)
Participants/Performers Ernie Kovacs, Jack Lemmon, Carl Reiner, Edie Adams, Jolene Brand, George Schlatter.
Audience Not rated; for all audiences.
Language English
Notes Title from container.
DVD release of clips and comedy bits originally broadcast on television between May 14, 1951 and Jan. 23, 1962.
Accompanying booklet (39 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 19 cm.) comprises program notes, rare photos, and an essay by Jonathan Lethem.
Special features: 1987 Atlas Hall of Fame induction; Remembering Ernie with George Schlatter and Jolene Brand; Baseball film; Making of Baseball film; The mysterious knockwurst; Andy McKay 8mm home movies; Selected sketches from The Ernie Kovacs show; Superclod test; Take a good look, clues; Take a good look, sales film; Silents please; Our man in Havana, behind-the-scenes footage; Dutch Masters Cigars commercials; trailer for Operation mad ball; It happened to Ernie (promotional fim); Muriel Cigars commercials (featuring Edie Adams).
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1.
Description 6 videodiscs (approximately 780 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781603995320
1603995323
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