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Four Star Playhouse is an American television anthology series that ran from 1952 to 1956. Four Star Playhouse was owned by Four Star International. Its episodes ranged anywhere from surreal mysteries, such as "The Man on the Train", to light comedies, such as "The Lost Silk Hat". The original premise was that Charles Boyer, Ida Lupino, David Niven, and Dick Powell would take turns starring in episodes. However, several other performers took the lead from time to time, including Ronald Colman and Joan Fontaine.

The show was sponsored in its first bi-weekly season by The Singer Company. Bristol-Myers became an alternate sponsor when it became a weekly series in the fall of 1953 (both sponsors' names alternated as part of the show's title in its initial broadcasts).

While it never made the Nielsen Top 30, the ratings were sufficient to keep it on the air for four seasons. In 1954, Billboard voted it the second best filmed network television drama series.

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Dawn


Search In The Night


The Room


Wall of Bamboo


The

Wallet


Once To

Every Woman


No Identify


Looking Glass House


Lady of The Orchids


Here Comes 

The Suit


The Greatest Man

In The World


The Firing Squad


The 

Executioner


The Devil To Pay


Breakfast 

In Bed


The Time Of Day

Tiger at

Noon


Safe Keeping


Red Wine


Night Ride


Young Girl in An

Apple Tree


The Officer and

The Lady


A Matter of Advice


The Listener


A Kiss For Mr Lincoln


Henry and the 

Psychopathic Horse


The Good

Sister


Fair Trial


Eddie's 

Place


The Hard Way


The 

Answer


Fox Hunt

To Whom It 

May Concern


Touch and Go


Uncle Fred Flits By


One Forty Two



Yellowbelly



Masquerade


The Man In The Cellar


Last Voyage


The Island


The 

Gun


For Arts

Sake


Face of Danger


The Doctor and 

The Countess


The Collar


The Travelling Salesman


Billy and The Bride

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