This book looks at the cultural impact of the ABC Movie of the Week, the first weekly movies series made for television, which began in 1969 and ran for six years. Films that debuted on the program include Brianas Song, That Certain Summer, The Night Stalker, Trilogy of Terror, Go Ask Alice, The Six Million Dollar Man, and Donat Be Afraid of the Dark (remade as a 2011 feature film).Some major newspapers (e.g., New York Times, Chicago Tribune, Washington Post) only review the prominent TV ... Many local papers also had weekly TV guide sections, many of which relied heavily on promotional material provided by 355anbsp;...
|Title||:||The ABC Movie of the Week|
|Publisher||:||Scarecrow Press - 2013-08-22|