ABC Stage 67

Season 1 Episode 22

The American Boy

Aired Wednesday 10:00 PM Mar 09, 1967 on ABC



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    • AKA Trilogy-The American Boy. Noted cinematographer James Wong Howe filmed the introductions with Robert Young. The first film was a UCLA graduate film school student film.

    • "Skaterdater" was nominated for an Academy Award as Best Live Action Short of 1965. It won nine international film festival awards including a Palm D 'Or at Cannes.

    • A soundtrack album for "Skaterdater" was released on the Mira label (LP-3004) in 1966. Mike Curb did the score with Davie Allan and the Arrows performing "Skaterdater Rock."

    • "Skaterdater" can be viewed at

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