Hallmark Hall of Fame Season 5

Season 5

Hallmark Hall of Fame Season 5

First Air Date: October 23, 1955

First Aired on    :   1955
Episodes    :   7 episodes



Episodes

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5x07 The Cradle Song (May 06, 1956)


In a Spanish monastery, a baby left on the doorstep is raised by the strict head mother and the young nuns. At age 18, she is to be married and will leave the convent.


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5x06 The Taming of the Shrew (March 18, 1956)


Adaptation of the Shakespeare play.


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5x05 The Good Fairy (February 05, 1956)


Theatre usherette Lu thinks of herself as a ""good fairy"" attempting to bring happiness to all she meets.


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5x04 The Corn is Green (June 08, 1956)


Adaptation of the play by Emlyn Williams. A strong-willed teacher, determined to educate the poor and illiterate youth of an impoverished Welsh village, discovers one student whom she believes to have the seeds of genius.


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5x03 Dream Girl (December 11, 1955)


Adaptation of the Broadway play by Elmer Rice. A fashionable young woman escapes her dull life and demanding mother by dwelling in a world of outrageous daydreams.


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5x02 The Devil's Disciple (November 20, 1955)


An Americanization of the play by George Bernard Shaw: Dick Dudgeon is the local scapegrace in the New Hampshire community of Yankees where he lives. Even his own mother becomes fed up with the way he flouts the cardinal rules of good sense, good manners and good religion, and throws him out of the house. Judith, Parson Anderson's pretty wife, also has a low opinion of Dick. But Shaw proves Dick's heart is in the right place for he's kind to a poor, belabored servant girl, and, it being the time of the American Revolution, he shortly becomes a Yankee hero.


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5x01 Alice in Wonderland (October 23, 1955)


Adaptation of the stage version devised by Le Gallienne and Friebus of the children's classic by Lewis Carroll.