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As heard on Sirius XM Radio and NPR stations!
We Take You Now To Grover's Mill: The Making of the War of the Worlds Broadcast, written, produced, directed, and narrated by Joe Bevilacqua.
In this 1988 documentary, award-winning NPR producer Joe Bevilacqua looks at how the landmark broadcast came about and examines its impact on broadcast history. The half-hour program includes rare interviews with Mercury Theater producer John Houseman and writer Howard Koch, actor Arthur Anderson, and the people of Grover's Mill, New Jersey, who lived through the "Martian invasion".
This is not a copy of the broadcast. This is an interview not worth 5 cents.
Where does We Take You Now to Grover's Mill rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?
Rather good, but not a favorite
Who was your favorite character and why?
Everyone. The stories they told about working on the broadcast were very interesting.
Which character – as performed by the narrators – was your favorite?
If you were to make a film of this book, what would the tag line be?
I can't think of one I'm afraid.
Any additional comments?
A must-have for any fans of old time radio shows.