On this episode of Radio At War, we’ll hear a story of espionage and intrigue courtesy of the Lux Radio Theater. 5 Fingers first aired October 13, 1952 and is adapted from the film of the same name released February 22, 1952.
For over 20 years, the Lux Radio Theater presented radio adaptations of films, including the Hitchcock classic Strangers On A Train. The film was released in June of 1951, and the program we’ll hear today on December 3 of the same year.
From the Lux Radio Theater it’s another radio adaptation of a (now) classic film. We’ll hear Panic In The Streets which first aired March 5, 1951. The movie, starring Richard Widmark as did the radio show, was released June 12, 1950.
This week we’ll hear Dick Powell as Philip Marlowe in Murder My Sweet. This episode of Lux Radio Theater is a radio adaptation of the movie of the same name released about a year before. This episode first aired June 11, 1945.
We’ve got one show this week instead of two, because it’s from The Lux Radio Theater which runs almost an hour. We’ll hear Dark Waters, an episode from November 27, 1944 adapted from the film released that same year.
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