HEMO THE MAGNIFICENT 1957 / THE UNCHAINED GODDESS 1958 BELL SCIENCE CLASSROOM FILMS DVD-R!
Hemo the Magnificent (1957)
Hemo the Magnificent is an examination of what the circulatory system is and how it works. It was written and directed by Frank Capra, and starred Frank C. Baxter as Dr. Research, Richard Carlson as the Fiction Writer, Mel Blanc as the squirrel, June Foray as the deer, and Marvin Miller as Hemo.
This film was first broadcast on March 20, 1957 at 9 PM. This was a better hour for a family program than used for Our Mr. Sun, and the program had more viewers than those being broadcast on the two other major television networks.
The Unchained Goddess (1958)
The Unchained Goddess examines what weather is and how it works. It was the fourth and last film in the series that was produced by Frank Capra, who wrote the screenplay with Jonathan Latimer. Unlike the first three of the films, this film was directed by Richard Carlson, who also appears in the film. The film was televised on February 12, 1958, with a disappointing audience share and many critical press reviews.
Recent commentators have noted that this film exhibits an early concern with climate change caused by human activities
2 Classic Bell Science Classroom films on one disc! color, fullscreen, mono, 100 minutes. DVD-R comes packaged as shown in color DVD case, wrapped in plastic.