Hollywood Voices

From the early days of silent movies to the end of the 'Studio System', this collection of radio interviews from the BBC Archive uncovers the story of Hollywood movie-making's formative years.

Legendary actors and directors reveal in their own words how it felt to be a part of a 'golden age' of film production. Combining BBC radio broadcasts and unedited interviews (many available in full for the first time), we go behind the scenes of Tinseltown and relive some of the greatest adventures of the silver screen.

Charlie Chaplin
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Meet Mary Pickford and Gloria Swanson
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In Town Tonight - Rita Hayworth
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In Town Tonight - Errol Flynn
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Face To Face - John Huston
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Woman's Hour - Gary Cooper
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Woman's Hour - Sidney Poitier
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Talking Of Films - Buster Keaton
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Radio Newsreel - Edward G Robinson
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Frankly Speaking - Self-Portrait of a Star: Bette Davis
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Radio Newsreel - John Wayne
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Press Conference - Groucho Marx
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This Time of Day - Boris Karloff
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Joan Crawford
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Maureen O'Sullivan
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Orson Welles
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Danny Kaye
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Bing Crosby
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Cyd Charisse
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Alfred Hitchcock
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Be My Guest - Yul Brynner
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Ginger Rogers
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Howard Hawks
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Lena Horne
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Stanley Donen
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Merle Oberon
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Bob Hope
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Deborah Kerr
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Donald O'Connor
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Henry Fonda
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Outlook - Robert Mitchum
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Dorothy Lamour
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Joan Fontaine
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Kaleidoscope - Lauren Bacall
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Kaleidoscope - Ingrid Bergman
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Charlton Heston
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Cornel Wilde
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Frank Capra
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Kaleidoscope - George Cukor
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PM - James Cagney
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Star Sound Extra - Jack Lemmon
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Kaleidoscope - Louise Brooks
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Music Weekly - Miklos Rozsa
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Kaleidoscope - Gregory Peck
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Gloria Hunniford Show - Stewart Granger
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