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Campbell Playhouse: Mutiny on the Bounty - January 13, 1939
- By: Orson Welles
- Narrated by: Orson Welles
- Length: 59 mins
- Original Recording
Orson Welles both starred in and directed The Campbell Playhouse, a radio drama (1938-40) produced by Welles and John Houseman. The episodes include adaptions of classic novels and plays as well as radio versions of the era's popular films.
- By Tony Malone on 04-01-18
A great version of this famous story which also features a great cast.
Orson as Bligh is brilliant.
In addition the historic adverts and an “contemporary” for the story, addition about starvation on Pitcairn Island is a wonderful addition.