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    • The Statement of Randolph Carter

    • By: H. P. Lovecraft
    • Narrated by: Bill Mills
    • Length: 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    What happened to Harley Warren in that cemetery in Big Cypress Swamp? Only Randolph Carter knew. And Carter was mad! Or was he? An ancient book from India in undecipherable characters sends two men on a quest into nameless terror beneath the surface of the Earth. Carter remains above, listening in via a handset, while Warren reels a phone line behind him as he descends beneath an ancient crypt.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great story!

    • By Eric Boyle on 01-24-15

    Regular price: $2.44

    • Audio Archive Presents Dashiell Hammett's 'The Thin Man'

    • A LUX Theater Episode Plus Special Commentary
    • By: Dashiell Hammett
    • Narrated by: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Bill Mills
    • Length: 1 hr and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 154
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 123
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 123

    Here is the classic 60-minute Lux Radio Theater adaptation of the 1930s movie hit, recreated with the original film stars and director! This Audio Archive feature presentation delivers William Powell and Myrna Loy, who reprise thei roles as Nick and Nora Charles, the sophisticated lovers at the heart of Dashiell Hammett's immortal romantic-mystery masterpiece, The Thin Man.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Doesn't get any better

    • By paula on 01-20-15

    Regular price: $1.37

    • Miracle on 34th Street

    • A Special Lux Theater Episode Plus Special Commentary
    • By: Bill Mills
    • Narrated by: Edmund Gwenn, Maureen O'Hara, John Payne, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 31

    An Audio Archive special feature presentation of one of the greatest and most beloved Christmas stories: Miracle on 34th Street. This is the classic movie condensed and performed live as a one-hour radio play by The Lux Radio Theater in 1948. In the words of Lux Theater producer William Keely, "It's wrapped in a gay covering of laughter, tied with a bright ribbon of good humor, and decorated with the three sparkling stars of the 20th Century Fox picture."

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Christmas classic on your device

    • By Gil on 01-05-13

    Regular price: $1.39

    • The Fall of the House of Usher (Dramatized)

    • By: Edgar Allan Poe, Les Crutchfield
    • Narrated by: Bill Mills, Ross Chamberlain
    • Length: 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 31

    Not a mere reading, you will hear wraiths howl, the dead walk, and the massive old house of Usher fall in this unique new audio dramatization. This presentation is based on a classic radio script written by veteran scripter Les Crutchfield (who some sources consider a pseudonym for the then blacklisted screen writer Dalton Trumbo) and originally presented on the popular radio series Escape on the night of October 22, 1947.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • a great dramatization!

    • By Taylor on 09-18-15

    Regular price: $1.37

    • The Cruise Ship Murder

    • By: Jean Marie Stine
    • Narrated by: Bill Mills, Roxanne Mills
    • Length: 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 7

    In this widely reprinted romantic mystery short story by Jean Marie Stine, Dr. Devlin Blake thinks the life of a doctor on a cruise ship will be exciting and romantic. But at first he finds his duties aboard the Pacific Princess dull and monotonous. Then he is called on to solve an "impossible" locked-room murder!

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • An Homage to John Dickson Carr

    • By Cheryl Waters on 07-14-11

    Regular price: $2.44

    • After the Thin Man

    • A One-Hour Lux Theater Episode Plus Special Commentary
    • By: Dashiell Hammett
    • Narrated by: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Bill Mills
    • Length: 1 hr and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 112
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 90
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 91

    After The Thin Man combines crime, kisses and cocktails in the second "Thin Man" adventure! Here is the classic "Lux Radio Theater" performance of the 1936 movie hit "After The Thin Man", recreated in 1940, as a 60 minute radio adaptation with the original film stars! This Audio Archive "Feature Presentation" delivers William Powell and Myrna Loy who reprise their original roles as newly retired detective Nick Charles, and his beautiful (and wealthy) bride Nora.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Awesom

    • By Boii on 12-03-12

    Regular price: $1.37

    • Candy Matson, Yukon 28209, Volume 1

    • By: Audio Archive
    • Narrated by: Natalie Parks, Bill Mills, Jean Marie Stine
    • Length: 1 hr and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19

    Candy Matson, Yukon 2-8209, which ran from 1949-1952, is considered the best of radio's female private eyes. Bright, sparkling and witty, Candy Matson (whose home was "on Telegraph Hill overlooking Monterey Bay" in San Fransisco) features the sharpest dialogue this side of the William Powell-Myrna Loy "Thin Man" movies.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Charming with great wit!

    • By Kirsten M. Crippen on 11-27-11

    Regular price: $3.18

    • People Are Alike All Over

    • The Classic Twilight Zone Story
    • By: Paul W. Fairman
    • Narrated by: Bill Mills
    • Length: 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    The story that inspired the famous Twilight Zone episode! "People Are Alike All Over" (which starred Roddy McDowall) became one of the most famous episodes of that classic television series. That memorable script was adapted from veteran science fiction author Paul W. Fairman's story for Fantastic Adventures magazine, where it was published under it's original title "Brothers Beyond the Void".

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Okay for $2

    • By Daniel Cascaddan on 05-10-15

    Regular price: $2.44

    • Audio Archive Presents Candy Matson, Yukon 28209, Volume 2

    • By: Monty Masters
    • Narrated by: Bill Mills, Natalie Parks
    • Length: 1 hr and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13

    More audio adventures of radio's greatest and funniest female private detective! Two complete radio shows plus special commentary. "Candy Matson, Yukon 2-8209, starring Natalie Parks is considered the best of radio's female private eyes. Bright, sparkling and witty, Candy Matson features the sharpest dialogue this side of the William Powell-Myrna Loy "Thin Man" movies.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The stories are great, but they're only 1/2 of it.

    • By T-Marie on 10-08-11

    Regular price: $2.79

    • I, Robot

    • By: Eando Binder
    • Narrated by: Bill Mills
    • Length: 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 18

    First published in 1938, golden age sf author Eando Binder's I, Robot, about the "confessions" of one Adam Link, a mechanical man, preceded, and according to Isaac Asimov inspired, the more famous later robot series. Later with Binder's permission Asimov "borrowed" the title for the first collection of his robot tales.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Golden Age

    • By Jim "The Impatient" on 09-06-13

    Regular price: $3.18

    • A Cowboy Christmas

    • Two Full Episodes of 'Gunsmoke' and 'The Roy Rogers Show', Plus Special Commentary
    • By: Renaissance E Books Inc.
    • Narrated by: William Conrad, Roy Rogers, Dale Evans, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    Saddle up and come along on a Cowboy Christmas with Marshal Matt Dillon and "King of the Cowboys" Roy Rogers! During the years now known to old-time radio fans as the Golden Age of Radio, listeners could expect to hear special guests and holiday sketchs on their favorite programs. Even the Western shows and cowboy stars of the day could be counted on to show the holiday spirit, especially at Christmas time.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A simpler time

    • By B. Leddy on 02-19-12

    Regular price: $1.37

    • Time Enough at Last

    • The Inspiration for the Famous Twilight Zone Episode, with Special Commentary
    • By: Lyn Venable
    • Narrated by: Bill Mills, Roxanne Mills
    • Length: 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    Remember the classic Twilight Zone episode in which a man only wants peace and quiet so he can read - and then a global event seems to finally provide him with the opportunity? Here is the original short story in its first-ever audio presentation.

    Regular price: $1.37

    • A Sam Spade Audio Double-Feature Starring Howard Duff, Volume 1

    • By: Dashiell Hammett
    • Narrated by: Bill Mills, Howard Duff
    • Length: 1 hr and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 57
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 39

    This Audio Archive presentation of The Adventures of Sam Spade, Detective, contains two complete, 30 minute,Sam Spade radio shows. Each episode is introduced by old radio aficionado and collector Bill Mills, who shares interesting behind-the-scenes anecdotes and informative facts about the program and its stars.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Actual shows from the days of radio theater.

    • By cpk on 06-20-17

    Regular price: $2.79

    • Of Late I Think Of Cliffordville

    • The Classic Twilight Zone Story (Dramatized): Dramatization by Bill Mills
    • By: Malcolm Jameson
    • Narrated by: Bill Mills, Don Miller, Ross Chamberlain, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    Malcolm Jameson's short story "Blind Alley" is probably his best remembered and most reprinted work due in large part to the fact that it was the basis for a very memorable episode of Rod Serling's popular television series "The Twilight Zone" titled "Of Late I Think Of Cliffordville".

    Regular price: $2.79

    • The Great Gildersleeve, Volume 1

    • An Audio Double Feature of Holiday Hilarity Starring Harold Peary
    • By: Renaissance eBooks
    • Narrated by: Harold Peary, Bill Mills
    • Length: 1 hr and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    Holiday hilarity and history with the Great Gildersleeve - radio's most lovable windbag! The inimitable Harold Peary, with his melodious baritone voice and trademark warbling laugh, achieved stardom portraying Gildersleeve on the first ever spin-off series in broadcast history!

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent

    • By Jim on 12-30-13

    Regular price: $1.39

    • The Raven

    • Dramatic Reading of the Gothic Classic plus Special Commentary
    • By: Edgar Allan Poe
    • Narrated by: Bill Mills
    • Length: 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 28
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28

    In this wholly original reading/performance of the immortal Edgar Allan Poe's most famous poem, actor/performer Bill Mills goes beyond the stereotypical rhythmic rendition, intoned in a sepulchral voice, and instead presents Poe's words as the increasingly deranged dialogue of a man with a visitant he comes to see as an omen.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great reading, but the Intro was unneeded

    • By Joel D Offenberg on 11-07-11
    • Dramatic Reading of the Gothic Classic plus Special Commentary
    • By: Edgar Allan Poe
    • Narrated by: Bill Mills
    • Length: 19 mins
    • Release date: 10-09-09
    • 4 out of 5 stars 36 ratings

    Regular price: $1.37

    • The Bob Hope Christmas Show, 1953

    • Comedy and Music with Hope and Sinatra Plus Special Commentary
    • By: Bill Mills
    • Narrated by: Frank Sinatra, Bill Mills, Bob Hope
    • Length: 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 32

    Here is The Pepsodent Radio Show, starring Bob Hope, for Christmas 1953! Filled with comedy, music, and warm Christmas cheer, it's a nostalgic look back at one of America's great entertainers in the process of establishing what became a true American tradition for many many years: The Bob Hope Christmas Specials.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love

    • By BeachBookLover on 12-25-14

    Regular price: $1.37

    • The Tell Tale Heart, starring Boris Karloff

    • By: Edgar Allan Poe
    • Narrated by: Bill Mills, Boris Karloff
    • Length: 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 48
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34

    Chillers for thriller fans! A Special Edition of The Audio Archive, spotlighting both the Inner Sanctum Mysteries program and Boris Karloff starring in "The Tell Tale Heart".

    Inner Sanctum Mysteries featured one of the most memorable and atmospheric openings in radio history: an organist hit a dissonant chord, a doorknob turned, and the famous "creaking door" slowly began to open.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love This Story

    • By Amazon Customer on 04-15-15

    Regular price: $2.44

    • A Sam Spade Audio Double-Feature Starring Howard Duff, Volume 2

    • By: Dashiell Hammett
    • Narrated by: Bill Mills, Howard Duff, Laureen Tuttle, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 20

    Just as in Volume 1 of this series, this Audio Archive presentation of The Adventures of Sam Spade, Detective Vol 2, contains two complete, 30 minute, Sam Spade radio shows, plus special commentary. Each episode is introduced by old radio aficionado and collector Bill Mills, who shares interesting behind-the-scenes anecdotes and informative facts about the program and its stars.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • This is misrepresented

    • By John Hurley on 07-18-16

    Regular price: $2.79

    • 'Father Knows Best': A Thanksgiving 1953 Episode

    • By: Audio Archive
    • Narrated by: Bill Mills, Robert Young
    • Length: 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Spend Thanksgiving with "your neighbors, the Andersons" and Father Knows Best!

    One of the most popular family programs from the Golden Age of radio, Father Knows Best debuted as a radio sitcom in 1949, starring Robert Young as Jim Anderson, the show's"hero" and the father from which it derived it's name. Jim sold insurance, lived in a lovely home with his wife, Margaret, and together they struggled to meet the challenges of raising three "modern" children in the new modern age...of the 1950s!

    Regular price: $1.37

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