The Lux Video Theatre - Season 1

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Episode Guide

  • The Promise
    The Promise
    Episode 39
    6/25/51
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  • Inside Story
    Inside Story
    Episode 38
    6/18/51
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    In a small New England town in 1933, a $1000 bill changes hands between a hotel owner, its clerk, a traveling salesman, and a young couple in love. It effects the lives of all it touches in this comedy.
  • Weather For Today
    Weather For Today
    Episode 37
    6/11/51
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  • Consider The Lillies
    6/4/51
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  • Sweet Sorrow
    Sweet Sorrow
    Episode 35
    5/28/51
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    An actress runs into headaches while playing in summer stock theater.
  • Wild Geese
    Wild Geese
    Episode 34
    5/21/51
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    This is the story of a school teacher in a lonely desert town.
  • Local Storm
    Local Storm
    Episode 33
    5/14/51
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  • The Sire de Maletroit's Door
    5/7/51
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    In 15th century France, Sire de Maletroit has set a trap for the man who is sending love letters to his niece. Denis De Beaulieu is imprisoned by a trick door that locks shut once someone walks through it.
  • The Speech
    The Speech
    Episode 31
    4/30/51
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    In this comedy, a small town physician from Bowlegs, Oklahoma is chosen as the outstanding country doctor of the year. He and his wife travel to New York for the first time for the awards ceremony. A local college professor has written a dignified speech for the doctor to deliver and he spends hours rehearsing. Come the night of the ceremony, he can't find his glasses and is forced to ad lib a speech.moreless
  • Hit And Run
    Hit And Run
    Episode 30
    4/23/51
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  • Heritage On Wimpole Street
    4/16/51
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    Edward Barrett, father of famous poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning, rules his home with such an iron hand, Elizabeth must run away to marry Robert Browning. Her father's reaction is to never speak to her again. Even following Elizabeth's death, he refuses to admit how harshly he responded. In fact, he tightens his grip on his other two daughters, refusing to even let them date.moreless
  • Column Item
    Column Item
    Episode 28
    4/9/51
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  • The Old Lady Shows Her Medals
    4/2/51
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    An old lady becomes friends with a group of mothers who have sons fighting overseas during World War I. She feels left out since she has no child serving the war effort. After seeing a photo in the newspaper of a soldier with her last name, she tells the other ladies that he is her son, even though she's never even met the man. An uncomfortable meeting between the two is inevitable.moreless
  • The Treasure Trove
    The Treasure Trove
    Episode 26
    3/26/51
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    A discovered cache of valuable old Roman coins causes problems between two men who both claim ownership of the treasure.
  • No Shoes
    No Shoes
    Episode 25
    3/19/51
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  • Long Distance
    Long Distance
    Episode 24
    3/12/51
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    With her husband awaiting his death in the electric chair, a wife discovers a letter that proves his innocence. She must get the evidence to the judge who tried the case, but he's in a far-away city. The near-hysterical wife frantically makes phone calls trying to locate the one man who can prevent her husband's electrocution.moreless
  • Not Guilty-Of Much
    Not Guilty-Of Much
    Episode 23
    3/5/51
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  • The Irish Drifter
    The Irish Drifter
    Episode 22
    2/26/51
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    A young boy runs away from home to escape his argumentative parents. He runs into a philosophical hobo and spills his problems to the man. The drifter decides he must step in and fix the couple's problems so the child will grow up in a happier home.
  • To The Lovely Margaret
    2/19/51
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    A teenage girl is more brilliant than she is popular.
  • Abe Lincoln In Illinois
    2/12/51
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    In this adaptation of Robert E. Sherwood's Pulitzer Prize-winning play, Abraham Lincoln's early years are dramatized. Highlights include his romance with Ann Rutledge, marriage to Mary Todd, his Illinois law practice and concludes with his election to the presidency.
  • The Choir Rehearsal
    The Choir Rehearsal
    Episode 19
    2/5/51
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    In a small New England town at the start of the 1800s, a young girl is thrown out of the church choir for singing a melodic tune.
  • The Shiny People
    The Shiny People
    Episode 18
    1/29/51
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    The barker for a carnival sideshow has social aspirations.
  • Manhattan Pastorale
    Manhattan Pastorale
    Episode 17
    1/22/51
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  • Purple And Fine Linen
    1/15/51
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  • The Purple Doorknob
    The Purple Doorknob
    Episode 15
    1/8/51
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    An actress on vacation tries to buy a unique doorknob from a homeless recluse.
  • A Well-Remembered Voice
    1/1/51
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  • A Child Is Born
    A Child Is Born
    Episode 13
    12/25/50
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    In what would become an annual tradition for this series, Gene Lockhart and Fay Bainter portray the innkeepers in this story of the Nativity.
  • Down Bayou Du Bac
    Down Bayou Du Bac
    Episode 12
    12/18/50
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  • The Lovely Menace
    The Lovely Menace
    Episode 11
    12/11/50
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  • To Thine Own Self
    To Thine Own Self
    Episode 10
    12/4/50
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  • The Token
    The Token
    Episode 9
    11/27/50
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  • Goodnight, Please
    Goodnight, Please
    Episode 8
    11/20/50
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  • Gallant Lady
    Gallant Lady
    Episode 7
    11/13/50
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  • That Wonderful Night
    11/6/50
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  • Mine To Have
    Mine To Have
    Episode 5
    10/30/50
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  • The Valient
    The Valient
    Episode 4
    10/23/50
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  • Shadow On The Heart
    10/16/50
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    Stormy Denton was blinded while serving as a nurse in the Army. A Coast Guard member, Red, falls in love with her, not realizing that she is blind.
  • Rosalind
    Rosalind
    Episode 2
    10/9/50
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    Rosalind is a stage actress who's much older than she appears. Wanting to keep her image as a youthful star, she spends her time flirting with young men and attending glamourous parties. Once a year, however, she checks into a boarding house in the country and pretends to be her own mother.moreless
  • Saturday's Children
    10/2/50
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    In this story of the trials of a young couple, the working-class duo marries, argues and makes up.