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    • The War of the Worlds (Dramatized)

    • By: Orson Welles
    • Narrated by: Orson Welles
    • Length: 56 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 380
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 347
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 345

    The original uncut Radio Broadcast....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Still Creepy after all these Years!

    • By Pamela on 02-21-14

    Regular price: $2.79

    • Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar, Volume 1

    • By: John Dawson, Robert Ryf, Les Crutchfield
    • Narrated by: Bob Bailey
    • Length: 12 hrs and 8 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 105
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 91
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 92

    Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar began in 1949 as a typical slam-bang detective series, and though consistently well written and acted, the series never really captured an enthusiastic audience....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Best

    • By Amazon Customer on 06-14-16

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

    • By: Original Radio Broadcast
    • Narrated by: John Patrick Lowrie, Lawrence Albert, Rick May, and others
    • Length: 8 hrs and 33 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    Solving crimes alongside his trusted friend Dr. John H. Watson, Sherlock Holmes is, without a doubt, the most famous sleuth the world has ever known. Now, with full authorization from the Conan Doyle estate, we bring you 23 newly written adventures....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • FUN LISTEN

    • By JOHN on 10-24-18

    Regular price: $22.37

    • Dragnet: The Big Gamble

    • By: Original Radio Broadcast
    • Narrated by: Jack Webb
    • Length: 9 hrs and 47 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    Racketeers and robbers, crap-shooters and kidnappers, hit men and hard cases - watch out! Joe Friday's on the job, and he isn't here to fool around! Join Jack Webb for 20 gritty true-life tales of urban crime....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love Dragnet!

    • By Kathryn on 12-09-18

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Harry Nile: Seattle Blues

    • By: Original Radio Broadcast
    • Narrated by: Phil Harper, Pat French
    • Length: 8 hrs and 45 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    Harry Nile is a former Chicago cop, who quit the force after uncovering a vein of corruption. He stalks the rainy streets of pre-war Seattle on behalf of private clients with the help of his assistant, a lady named Murphy....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Modern Addition to Classic Radio Drama

    • By TonyP on 09-29-18

    Regular price: $22.37

    • Night Call

    • The Twilight Zone Radio Dramas
    • By: Richard Matheson
    • Narrated by: Mariette Hartley
    • Length: 41 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 133
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 121
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 120

    An elderly, invalid woman begins receiving strange, anonymous phone calls on a stormy night....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Am entering ...... The twilight zone

    • By kevin on 02-05-15

    Regular price: $0.69

    • Great Radio Detectives

    • By: various writers
    • Narrated by: Vincent Price, Bob Bailey, Dick Powell
    • Length: 9 hrs and 30 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 88
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 75
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 74

    Gunshots, fist fights, and footsteps in the dark! Come hear crime and mystery, action and suspense with radio's greatest detectives....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Radio Detectives

    • By J.Daily on 10-19-18

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Brave New World (Dramatized)

    • By: Aldous Huxley
    • Narrated by: Aldous Huxley
    • Length: 1 hr
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 269
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 236
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 234

    Brave New World, narrated by Huxley himself, with a complicated sound-effects score....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Read (listen) to the book.

    • By disarmyouwitha on 10-04-15

    Regular price: $2.79

    • Orson Welles: The Ultimate Collection

    • By: Orson Welles
    • Narrated by: Orson Welles
    • Length: 60 hrs and 40 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 130
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 114
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 112

    If you are a lover of old-time radio and a fan of Orson Welles, you won't want to miss this treasure chest of legendary Orson Welles' radio broadcasts....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Here is my review for what is worth.

    • By Scott on 07-03-14

    Regular price: $6.99

    • The Shadow

    • Radio Treasures
    • By: Fran Striker
    • Narrated by: Orson Welles, Margot Stevenson, Agnes Moorehead, and others
    • Length: 8 hrs and 29 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63

    Radio listeners first heard the sinister laugh of The Shadow on July 31, 1930. This 80th anniversary treasury includes nine hours of digitally restored and remastered audio....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Shadow Knows!!!

    • By Amazon Customer on 01-28-18

    Regular price: $25.17

    • Sherlock Holmes

    • A Baker Street Dozen (Dramatized)
    • By: Arthur Conan Doyle
    • Narrated by: John Gielgud, Ralph Richardson, Orson Welles
    • Length: 5 hrs and 18 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 472
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 307
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 310

    Here are 12 acclaimed, exciting, fully dramatized performances of Conan Doyle classics....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle would be proud

    • By R. Compton on 07-16-08

    Regular price: $18.87

    • Great Radio Comedy

    • By: Various
    • Narrated by: Jack Benny, Lucille Ball, George Burns
    • Length: 10 hrs and 37 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Crack a smile as the kings and queens of comedy crack wise. Here are 24 digitally restored and remastered episodes of radio revelry from shows that have kept Americans in stitches....

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Sherlock Holmes: Elementary

    • By: Original Radio Broadcast
    • Narrated by: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Old Time Radio
    • Length: 7 hrs and 50 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Radio’s greatest sleuths, bar none - here are Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson! Venture into the fog and mist of Victorian London for 16 mind-challenging thrillers. Solve cases of intrigue and blackmail, of missing gems and missing persons, of maharajas and murder....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • loved it

    • By Nick Gudmunson on 10-15-18

    Regular price: $22.37

    • Suspense: Tales Well Calculated - Volume 1

    • By: CBS Radio Network
    • Narrated by: full cast
    • Length: 99 hrs and 46 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 35

    The protagonist was usually a normal person suddenly dropped into a threatening or bizarre situation; solutions were "withheld until the last possible second"; and evildoers were usually punished in the end....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Needs to be culled to eliminate programs

    • By B Wall on 08-02-16

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Mercury Theatre: The War of the Worlds - October 30, 1938

    • By: Orson Welles
    • Narrated by: Orson Welles
    • Length: 51 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37

    The Mercury Theatre on the Air, a radio series created by Orson Welles, presented adaptations of classic literary works....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The infamous broadcast that scared the country!

    • By A. West on 01-17-19

    Regular price: $0.69

    • Christmas Radio Classics

    • By: Original Radio Broadcast
    • Narrated by: Jack Benny, Vincent Price, George Burns
    • Length: 10 hrs and 4 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    Come back to the tradition and warmth of Christmas in the Golden Age of Radio, with the great performers and shows of yesteryear....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • loved it

    • By Christine McIntyre on 12-05-18

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Adventures of Sam Spade, Detective: Volumes One & Two

    • By: Dashiell Hammett
    • Narrated by: Howard Duff, Steve Dunne
    • Length: 5 hrs and 42 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 73
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 62

    Steely. Seasoned. Smart-alecky. The storied San Francisco snooper is back....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Bring Back Howard Duff

    • By Jean G. Zorn on 06-14-14

    Regular price: $17.47

    • A Christmas Carol (Radio Spirits Version - Dramatized)

    • By: Charles Dickens
    • Narrated by: Orson Welles, Lionel Barrymore
    • Length: 55 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 310
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 258
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 257

    The great Lionel Barrymore portrayed Ebenezer Scrooge in Campbell Playhouse's annual performance of A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Lionel Barrymore Brings this Tale to Life

    • By The Kindler on 09-29-16

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Richard Diamond, Private Detective: Old Time Radio - 122 Shows

    • By: Blake Edwards
    • Narrated by: Dick Powell, Virginia Gregg
    • Length: 49 hrs and 40 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 147
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 130
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 133

    Richard Diamond, Private Detective is a detective drama which was on radio from 1949 to 1953 and on television from 1957 to 1960....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fantastic Old-Time Detective Radio Drama

    • By Niels J. Rasmussen on 07-04-14

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar, Volume 5

    • By: John Dawson, Robert Ryf, Les Crutchfield
    • Narrated by: Bob Bailey
    • Length: 11 hrs and 52 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 28

    Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar was a typical slam-bang detective series and though consistently well written and acted, the series never really captured an enthusiastic audience....

    Regular price: $34.99

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