The Night America Trembled (September 9th, 1957), Edward R Murrow
The program starts with a filmed introduction (the Studio One broadcasts generally went
out live except for these pre-recorded interludes) of a car careering through the night
while the radio reports poisonous gas attacks. The car fails to take a tight turn and comes
to an abrupt halt against a wall. As the wheels spin on the wreck, we move to the studio setting
and .... read more.
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You can buy The Night America Trembled in two ways.
This edition also contains an early performance from James Dean and a documentary on Studio One.
This version contains the Studio One episode of The Night America Trembled and a recording of an encounter between H G Wells and Orson Welles.