ELECTRIC THEATER - 1954-57
(Transferred from 16MM Motion Picture Film, All
Black and White) [46 Titles]
12/19/54 Fred Waring Christmas
Music Ronald Reagan introduction and conclusion, (no commercial)
Feather Top starring Natalie Wood. Ronald Reagan introduction and end commercial for
Natalie Wood/James Dean movie "Rebel Without a Cause"
Winner By Decision starring Harry
Farewell To Kennedy starring Alan Ladd
11/20/55 Prosper's Old
Mother starring Ronald Reagan, Ethel Barrymore, Charles Bronson
From The Top starring Jack Carter, Lisa Kirk,
12/11/55 Seeds of Hate starring Charlton Heston and Steve Cochran
12/18/55 Let It Rain starring Ronald Reagan and Cloris Leachman
01/01/56 Portrait of A
Ballerina starring Joyce Van der Veen
Esteban's Legacy starring Ricardo
01/15/56 Ballad of
Mender McClure starring Thomas Mitchell/Vincent Price. Reagan does some TV
magic in introduction.
The Muse and Mrs. Parkinson Ronald Reagan
introduction and commercial.
Summer Promise starring Joan Fontaine
The Honest Man starring Jack Benny and Zsa
Zsa Gabor. Introduction by Ronald Reagan
02/26/56 Try To
Remember starring Ronald Reagan, Kim Hunter and Angie Dickinson.
The Night Goes On starring Rosalind Russell.
Introduction by Ronald Reagan
Glory starring Ethel Merman and Walter Matthau
The Easter Gift starring MacDonald
Judy Garland Half Hour Musical Production Introduction by Ronald Reagan.
starring Joseph Cotton
The Hat With Roses starring Gisell MacKenzie.
Ronald Reagan introduction and closes show.
05/27/56 The Golden
Key starring Joe E. Brown. Ronald Reagan introduces story with a reference
to the 1912 World Series.
Rider on the Pale Horse (No Ronald Reagan)
The Road That Led Afar (No Ronald Reagan)
The Chess Game (No Ronald Reagan)
12/23/56 A Child Is
Born, Ronald Reagan, Mrs. Reagan and daughter Patti Introduction and
Conclusion, Commercial about GE Employees.
The Shadow Outside Terry Moore. Commercial:
Ronald Reagan new home building in progress with Nancy Reagan.
Lady of the House Commercial with Ronald
Reagan, Mrs. Reagan and Patti Davis.
Doctor of Pawnee Kill starring Lee Marvin,
02/03/57 No Skin off
Me starring Ronald Reagan. (Reagan’s Message for Hungarian Refugees)
Town With A Past starring Jimmy Stewart. (No
The Big Shooter starring Eva Gabor, Art
Flight From Tormendo starring Donna
The Fenton Touch starring Jack Benny.
Chaise Lounge starring Joan Fontaine. (No commercial).
03/24/57 Too Good With
A Gun starring Bob Cummings and Michael Landon. Introduction by Ronald
Reagan. Commercial in Reagan home demonstrating G. E. Electrical Appliances.
Ronald, Nancy, young Patti Reagan all speak.
04/07/57 Clown starring Henry Fonda. (commercial without Reagan).
04/14/57 The Cab
Driver starring Imogene Coca and Keenan Wynn. (commercial without
Bitter Choice Stories starring Anne
Baxter. Commercial in Reagan home demonstrating G. E. Electrical
Appliances with Ronald Reagan, Mrs. Reagan and Patti Davis.
05/12/57 A Question of
Survival starring Ronald Reagan and Kevin McCarthy.
The Man Who Inherited Everything starring George
Sanders. Ronald Reagan Introduction and visit to Reagan's new Pacific Palisades
home with Nancy and Patti Davis.
05/26/57 New Girl In
His Life starring John Forsythe (pilot for" Bachelor Father")
Ronald Reagan introduction and conclusion.
The Invitation starring Kathryn Grayson.
With Malice Toward One starring Bette Davis
and Francis Bavier.
Never Turn Back starring Ray Milland.
The Earring starring Greer Garson, Eduard
Franz. Introduction by Ronald Reagan