Goodyear Television Playhouse - Season 5

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Episode Guide

  • Ark of Safety
    Ark of Safety
    Episode 27
    9/9/56
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    An old woman's hatred feeds a feud and a young preacher's perseverence in trying to end it.
  • Grow Up
    Grow Up
    Episode 26
    8/26/56
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    A 16-year-old boy finds himself behind a perpetual eight-ball. The youth disappoints his parents by seeming to think he is a failure at his scholastic chores and his younger brother eventually proves that late blooming can be an asset.
  • Proud Passage
    Proud Passage
    Episode 25
    8/12/56
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    A young doctor operates his practice in a remote fishing village. He's torn between his responsilibity to his poor patients and the happiness of his new bride.
  • Pencil Sketch
    Pencil Sketch
    Episode 24
    7/29/56
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    A New England widower has plans to marry a pleasant younger woman. His daughter is studying art in Italy, so he travels there to tell her the news in person. When he arrives in Rome, he promptly falls in love with Elanora, one of his daughter's classmates.
  • County Fair Time
    County Fair Time
    Episode 23
    7/15/56
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    Two lonely strangers meet and fall in love one night at a rural fair. The magic of the moment passes, but both learn valuable lessons.
  • The Film Maker
    The Film Maker
    Episode 22
    7/1/56
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    Hank Patten, head of Crown Films, is disturbed by a visit from the chairman of the board, who brings him plans for reorganizing the studio. Patten is not in favor of the proposed changes, and refuses to compromise. The conflict grows as Patten fights to maintain the status quo.
  • Sound the Pipes of Pan
    6/17/56
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    A devoted Greek father finds his children in becoming Americanized are alien to him as he clings to his Old World beliefs causing one large continuing confrontation.
  • The Primary Colors
    The Primary Colors
    Episode 20
    6/3/56
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    A spinster art teacher's life is brightened by a promising student.
  • In the Days of Our Youth
    5/20/56
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    A young lieutenant falls in love with his older Army nurse in France but is eventually bitterly disillusioned.
  • The Sentry
    The Sentry
    Episode 18
    5/6/56
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    When a Confederate soldier is sent to his hometown to destroy a bridge, he's torn between his allegiance to the South, or to his brother, who's fighting for the Union.
  • Career Girl
    Career Girl
    Episode 17
    4/22/56
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    A woman desires a successful career and follows the lead of her aggressive ambitious employer.
  • Footlight Frenzy
    Footlight Frenzy
    Episode 16
    4/8/56
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    Kate Douglas is a very active member of the local community theater group. Her husband Tom is not only inactive, he is definitely against the whole idea, not only because he thinks it's ridiculous, but because it takes up most of his wife's time.
  • Joey
    Joey
    Episode 15
    3/25/56
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    Joey is a dishwasher who's always been sheltered by his overly protective mother. A blonde ex-stripper who's hired as assistant dishwasher thinks he has many overlooked qualities.
  • Conspiracy of Hearts
    3/11/56
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    During World War II, a brave nun risked her life to save a group of Jewish children being held in an Austrian concentration camp outwitting the German high command Major Schmidt and reach Palestine.
  • The Terrorists
    The Terrorists
    Episode 13
    2/26/56
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    The Irish Rebellion of 1921, changes course when a young patriot joins a group of terrorists and becomes an ardent worshiper of its leader. While on a raid the boy becomes suspicious of his idol and determines to learn the truth.
  • Kyria Katina
    Kyria Katina
    Episode 12
    2/12/56
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    A widow finds new life when she receives a gentleman suitor.
  • Starlet
    Starlet
    Episode 11
    1/29/56
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    Two men, one a wolfish writer and the other a hard-boiled agent become the object of one starry-eyed starlets desire to become a big movie star.
  • This Land Is Mine
    This Land Is Mine
    Episode 10
    1/15/56
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    A Kansas rancher sees with anguish the tide of eastern farmers engulfing the land for which he has sacrificed everything dear to him, including his wife. One of his two sons sides with the farmers when the showdown comes. Even the law takes up the cause of the encroachers but the rancher makes a final desperate effort to defeat the farmers in a dramatic climax.moreless
  • Rise Up and Walk
    Rise Up and Walk
    Episode 9
    1/1/56
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    A polio victim's battle to conquer polio is a potent weapon for recovery.
  • Christmas 'Til Closing
    12/18/55
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    A poor family tries to make the best out of Christmas with little income.
  • The Trees
    The Trees
    Episode 7
    12/4/55
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    A little girl returns from a fresh air camp to her slum district home and brings a sapling with her. The tree is planted in the parking. Ridicule of the family's efforts to keep it alive comes from all sources. Angered, the father sets out to get more trees planted, trouble brews.moreless
  • One Mummy Too Many
    One Mummy Too Many
    Episode 6
    11/20/55
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    Three crates, one contains a mummy, one a dead body and one an air-conditioning unit that gets shunted around with utter confusion.
  • The Mechanical Heart
    11/6/55
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    A businessman commits an unpardonable breach of ethics in order to keep his business alive.
  • A Business Proposition
    10/23/55
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    A tailor and a teacher follow their dreams and open an restaurant. Each of their families thinks they've lost their minds.
  • The Expendable House
    10/9/55
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    A mock-up of an actual house is built to study the damage that will caused by an upcoming atomic test. Young soldier Paul Davis views the house and its fake inhabitants as his own real home and family. His upbringing is told through flashbacks.
  • The Merry-Go-Round
    The Merry-Go-Round
    Episode 2
    9/25/55
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    An extremely obsessive young woman tries to catch herself a husband and winds up chasing them away. She decides to change her tactics with the third one.
  • Suit Yourself
    Suit Yourself
    Episode 1
    9/11/55
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    Between the Army and the rigid requirements of Madison Avenue, George is sick of wearing uniforms of one sort or another. He so desperately wants to dress "differently" that he consults a psychiatrist.
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