Events in Film & TV on November 26

  • 1928 Philip Barry's play "Holiday" premieres in New York City

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1942 "Casablanca" directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman premieres at Hollywood Theater, NYC (Academy Awards Best Picture 1943)

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1943 Last Judy Garland-Mickey Rooney movie "Girl Crazy" released

Actress Judy Garland
Actress
Judy Garland

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1945 "Brief Encounter", based on Noël Coward's one-act play "Still Life", directed by David Lean and starring Celia Johnson and Trevor Howard is released

Film Director David Lean
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David Lean
  • 1952 1st modern 3-D movie "Bwana Devil" premieres in Hollywood
  • 1953 KBOI (now KBCI) TV channel 2 in Boise, ID (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1953 WJHL TV channel 11 in Johnson City, TN (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1956 "The Price Is Right" debuts on NBC
  • 1957 WCVB TV channel 5 in Boston, MA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1972 Bomb explosion at the Film Centre Cinema, in O’Connell Bridge House in Dublin
  • 1977 'Vrillon', claiming to be the representative of the 'Ashtar Galactic Command', takes over Britain's Southern Television for six minutes at 5:12 PM.
  • 1978 1st lesbian theme TV movie - "A Question of Love"

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2013 Due to a street tirade captured on video, Alec Baldwin's show "Up Late with Alec Baldwin" is cancelled after only five episodes