The Philco Television Playhouse - Season 4

Follow
NBC (ended 1955)

USER EDITOR

AprilFox

User Score: 3017

Episode Guide

  • The Last Hour
    The Last Hour
    Episode 24
    9/7/52
    0.0
    A woman is on trial for espionage and has but a few hours to prove her innocence.
  • Three Sundays
    Three Sundays
    Episode 23
    8/24/52
    0.0
    A criminal brings scandal to the family of a dead intelligence officer but eventually confesses his shoddy motives for creating the affair and absolves the dead man.
  • The Five Fathers of Pepi
    8/10/52
    0.0
    A young war orphan is taken in by five men living along the Italian Riviera. Their hope is to find a wealthy American couple who will adopt Pepi and give him a proper upbringing. When the time comes to give the tyke up, the men discover it's much tougher to do than they expected.moreless
  • Brat Farrar
    Brat Farrar
    Episode 21
    7/27/52
    0.0
    Brat Farrar has been carefully coached to assume the identity of Patrick Ashby, heir to the Ashby fortune who disappeared when he was 13. Just when it seems that Brat will pull off the deception, he discovers the truth about Patrick's disappearance, a dark secret that threatens to tear apart the family and jeopardize Brat's carefully laid plans.moreless
  • A Letter to Mr. Priest
    7/13/52
    0.0
    The camera becomes you and you become the narrator as the camera becomes a person and unfolds the story. Nelson Olmsted is the voice.
  • The Monument
    The Monument
    Episode 19
    6/29/52
    0.0
    A reporter has undertaken the biography of a Confederate general to get the authentic version of his heroism at Bull Run.
  • Flight into Darkness
    6/15/52
    0.0
    A psychological drama about two brothers obsessed with the idea that he is going insane and later that his brother, a doctor is going to murder him.
  • A Man's Game
    A Man's Game
    Episode 17
    6/1/52
    0.0
    Ted Nichols, a scout for the Phillies, goes to the Richard's farm to look over a catching prospect and finds a great new pitcher. He has only one problem, the pitcher is a girl. Faced with the problem of introducing a girl into major league baseball Nichols has his work cut out for him.moreless
  • A Cowboy for Chris
    A Cowboy for Chris
    Episode 16
    5/18/52
    0.0
    A little boy's infatuation for a cowboy who boards at his home and another boarder who attempts to disillusion the child.
  • We Were Children
    We Were Children
    Episode 15
    5/4/52
    0.0
    A close knit family learns that a man who was the son of their family gardener is related to them thru an indiscretion.
  • The Basket Weaver
    The Basket Weaver
    Episode 14
    4/19/52
    0.0
    The story of the marine assault on Iwo Jima leads a former veteran into a crackup with a bullying personality increased by a personal crisis.
  • The Room Next Door
    The Room Next Door
    Episode 13
    4/5/52
    0.0
    A social-climbing couple scheme to find a mate for their unromantically inclined daughter. She however prefers an unstable piano player over an established member of the tea and crumpet set, things build up with a tragic ending.
  • The Best Laid Schemes
    3/23/52
    0.0
    Doctors are helpless in dealing with an epidemic that hits New York City. The answer is provided by an exterminator.
  • Dusty Portrait
    Dusty Portrait
    Episode 11
    3/9/52
    0.0
    A tragic story of an innocent victim of justice based entirely on circumstantial evidence.
  • The Tender Age
    The Tender Age
    Episode 10
    2/24/52
    0.0
    The tragic aspects of the so-called "lost generation" of the 20's is told.
  • Rich Boy
    Rich Boy
    Episode 9
    2/10/52
    0.0
    This well-received adaptation of the 1924 F. Scott Fitzgerald short story starred Gene Lyons as rich playboy Anson Hunter, who realizes too late that he has wasted his life by allowing the one woman he truly loved (Kelly) to slip out of his grasp.
  • Segment
    Segment
    Episode 8
    1/27/52
    0.0
    A quiet luggage salesman is pushed past his breaking point by his nagging wife. He threatens her life with a broken mirror while the police race to stop him.
  • Without Fear or Favor
    1/13/52
    0.0
    The editor of The New York Times takes on the infamously crooked politician Boss Tweed.
  • The Sisters
    The Sisters
    Episode 6
    12/30/51
    0.0
    The lives of two sisters are disrupted by a psychopath who appears claiming to be their godson.
  • Perspective
    Perspective
    Episode 5
    12/16/51
    0.0
    The play suggested by the career of Hans VanMergeren called the master art forger.
  • Incident at Golden's Creek
    12/2/51
    0.0
    An Iron Curtain delegation is marooned in a small mid-western town.
  • A Little Night Music
    11/18/51
    0.0
    Elizabeth Chapin is the belle of the town who is now approaching 40 as a spinster music teacher.
  • The Education of a Fullback
    11/4/51
    0.0
    A comedy on the foibles of campus activities about a professor who can't understand why a football hero shouldn't be given an unsatisfactory grade especially when he slept thru the classes.
  • Marcia Akers
    Marcia Akers
    Episode 1
    10/21/51
    0.0
    A young woman has an unhealthy desire to get ahead, climbing the social ladder and stepping on people along the way. She's set to marry a wealthy man--just what's always wanted--when she finds herself in love with a "regular guy".
Sunday
No results found.
Monday
No results found.
Tuesday
No results found.