General Foods 25th Anniversary Show: A Salute to Rodgers and Hammerstein

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General Foods 25th Anniversary Show: A Salute to Rodgers and Hammerstein
Directed by Ralph Levy
Starring Mary Martin
Groucho Marx
Jack Benny
John Raitt
Gordon MacRae
Florence Henderson
Ed Sullivan
Edgar Bergen
Charlie McCarthy
Ezio Pinza
Yul Brynner
Janice Rule
Patricia Morison
Music by Richard Rodgers
Oscar Hammerstein
Country of origin United States
Production
Producer(s) Ralph Levy
Running time 120 mins.
Release
Original channel DuMont
CBS
NBC
ABC
Picture format Black-and-white
Audio format Monaural

General Foods 25th Anniversary Show: A Salute to Rodgers and Hammerstein is a two-hour TV special broadcast on March 28, 1954 on all four major TV networks of the time, DuMont, CBS, NBC, and ABC.

The special was hosted by Groucho Marx, Mary Martin, Jack Benny, Ed Sullivan, and Edgar Bergen with Charlie McCarthy.

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A 90-minute version is available on budget DVD brands online. General Foods may hold a complete copy in its archives.

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