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A Long Time Till Dawn

Rod Serling ; Robert Montgomery presents the Johnson's Wax program ; Kraft Television Theatre
Video; DVD
A long time till dawn: Convicted felon Joe Harris (James Dean) tries to go straight after released from prison. Harvest: When the Zalinka's wheat crop is destroyed by a hailstorm just before harvest, many of the family's dreams vanish. Other problems arise as well. The youngest son, portrayed by James Dean, loses his girlfriend, and Grandpa Zalinka passes away just short of his 100th birthday. Two television programs featuring actor James Dean.
Richard Dunlap; James Sheldon
A long time till dawn: James Dean, Ted Osborn, Naomi Riordan. Harvest: Dorothy Gish, Ed Begley, Vaughn Taylor, James Dean.
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120 min.
  • Title from container.
  • Includes original commercials: Johnson's wax -- Lucky Strike cigarettes.
  • A long time till dawn originally aided on the NBC television anthology series Kraft television theatre on Nov. 11, 1953. Harvest was an episode of the NBC television anthology series Robert Montgomery presents and was originally broadcast on Nov. 23, 1953.
Variant Title
Title on container: Rod Serling's a long time till dawn
Related Title
Robert Montgomery presents (Television program) Harvest.
Kraft television theatre. Long time till dawn.
A long time till dawn directed by Richard Dunlap; written by Rod Serling. Harvest directed by James Sheldon.
[Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [2013?]
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD-R, full screen.
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