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Happy Birthday, Columbia


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This year Columbia Pictures are celebrating their 50th anniversary. This special programme looks back at many of their most memorable films, including their nine Academy Award winners, some of which will be seen in a short
BBC2 season starting next week. Ernest Borgnine , Frank Capra (;Ienn Ford, Sidney Poitier
Rosalind Russell , Phil Silvers and Orson Welles introduce extracts from It Happened One Night, From Here to Eternity, On the Waterfront, Lawrence of Arabia, Oliver, Bridge on the River Kwai and many others.
Produced and directed by BOB FINKEL


Unknown: Ernest Borgnine
Unknown: Frank Capra
Unknown: Sidney Poitier
Unknown: Rosalind Russell
Unknown: Phil Silvers
Unknown: Orson Welles
Written By: Herbert Baker
Directed By: Bob Finkel

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Happy Birthday, Columbia

BBC Two England, 31 December 1975 22.25

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