Radio Show

Harold Lloyd Comedy Theater

In 1944, director Preston Sturges recommended Harold Lloyd to host a half-hour radio show on NBC. The “Harold Lloyd Comedy Theater” premiered from New York City in October of 1944 on Sunday night at 10:30pm and ran for one season. It featured short versions of popular films often with the original stars. The announcer was Bob Williams and the music was by Carl Hoff. The “Harold Lloyd Comedy Theater” was sponsored by Old Gold Cigarettes.

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Name Play Size
A GIRL, A GUY AND A GOB.mp3
6.8 MB
Lady Takes a Chance, A
6.8 MB
Slight Cast of Murder, A
6.9 MB
APPOINTMENT FOR LOVE.mp3
6.9 MB
Bachelor Mother
8.5 MB
Boy Meets Girl
6.9 MB
Brewster's Millions
6.9 MB
CLARENCE.mp3
6.8 MB
Having Wonderful Crime
6.8 MB
Hired Wife
6.8 MB
June Moon
6.9 MB
Lucky Partners
8.4 MB
MY FAVORITE WIFE.mp3
6.9 MB
NOTHING BUT THE TRUTH.mp3
6.8 MB
Room Service
6.8 MB
Scatterbrain
6.9 MB
She Loves Me not
6.9 MB
STANDING ROOM ONLY.mp3
6.6 MB
TAKE A LETTER, DARLING.mp3
6.9 MB
THE LADY EVE.mp3
6.8 MB
THE MAGNIFICENT DOPE.mp3
6.9 MB
Major and the Minor, the
6.9 MB
Milky Way, the
6.9 MB
Nervous Wreck, the
6.9 MB
THE PALM BEACH STORY
6.7 MB
THE SHOW-OFF.mp3
6.9 MB
Tom, Dick and Harry
6.8 MB
TRUE TO LIFE.mp3
6.9 MB
VIVACIOUS LADY.mp3
6.9 MB
You Can't Ration Love
6.6 MB

The Episodes

Harold Lloyd Presents
"THE PALM BEACH STORY"
Original Airdate: 10-29-44  
Starring Claudette Colbert and Robert Young

Harold Lloyd Presents
"TRUE TO LIFE"
Original Airdate: 11-12-44  
Starring Dick Powell, Victor Moore and Rosemary DeCamp

Harold Lloyd Presents
"VIVACIOUS LADY"
Original Airdate: 11-19-44
Starring Lee Bowman, Linda Darnell and Jack Edwards, Jr.

Harold Lloyd Presents
"CLARENCE"
Original Airdate: 11-26-44
Starring Joseph Cotten

Harold Lloyd Presents
"TAKE A LETTER, DARLING"
Original Airdate: 12-03-44
Starring John Hodiak and Susan Hayward

Harold Lloyd Presents
"LUCKY PARTNERS"
Original Airdate: 12-17-44
Starring Jane Wyman, Will Wright, Herbert Marshall and Sheldon Leonard

Harold Lloyd Presents
"BACHELOR MOTHER"
Original Airdate: 12-24-44
Starring Brenda Marshall and Louis Hayward

Harold Lloyd Presents
"ROOM SERVICE"
Original Airdate: 12-31-44
Starring Jack Oakie, Stuart Erwin, Donald McBride and Cara Williams

Harold Lloyd Presents
"THE LADY EVE"
Original Airdate: 01-07-45
Starring Ralph Bellamy, Betty Field and Guy Kibbee

Harold Lloyd Presents
"NOTHING BUT THE TRUTH"
Original Airdate: 01-14-45
Starring Alan Young, Anne Baxter, Herbert Marshall

Harold Lloyd Presents
"THE SHOW-OFF"
Original Airdate: 01-21-45
Starring Fred Allen, Alice Frost, Joseph Curtin and Claudia Morgan

Harold Lloyd Presents
"APPOINTMENT FOR LOVE"           
Original Airdate: 01-28-45
Starring Paul Henreid and Virginia Bruce

Harold Lloyd Presents
"MY FAVORITE WIFE"
Original Airdate: 02-04-45
Starring Joel McCrea, Gail Patrick and Constance Moore

Harold Lloyd Presents
"A GIRL, A GUY AND A GOB"
Original Airdate: 02-11-45
Starring George Murphy and Lucille Ball

Harold Lloyd Presents
"THE MILKY WAY"
Original Airdate: 02-18-45
Starring Robert Walker, James Gleason and Eve Arden

Harold Lloyd Presents
"THE YOU CAN'T RATION LOVE"
Original Airdate: 02-25-45
Starring Dick Haymes and Betty Rhodes

Harold Lloyd Presents
"STANDING ROOM ONLY"
Original Airdate: 03-04-45
Starring Paulette Goddard and Burgess Meredith

Harold Lloyd Presents
"THE MAGNIFICENT DOPE"
Original Airdate: 03-11-45
Starring William Gargan, Janet Blair and Tom Drake

Harold Lloyd Presents
"A LADY TAKES A CHANCE"
Original Airdate: 03-18-45  
Starring Randolph Scott and Gene Tierney

Harold Lloyd Presents
"BREWSTER'S MILLIONS"
Original Airdate: 03-25-45
Starring Dennis O'Keefe, Helen Walker and Mischa Auer

Tune in next month, when Harold Lloyd Presents:
"THE MAJOR AND THE MINOR"        
Starring Joan Fontaine and Sunny Tufts

Harold Lloyd Presents
"THE MAJOR AND THE MINOR"
Original Airdate: 04-01-45
Starring Joan Fontaine and Sunny Tufts

Harold Lloyd Presents
"A SLIGHT CASE OF MURDER"
Original Airdate: 04-08-45
Starring Edward G. Robinson and Allen Jenkins

Harold Lloyd Presents
"THE NERVOUS WRECK"
Original Airdate: 04-22-45
Starring Jack Haley and Martha O' Driscoll

Harold Lloyd Presents
"SCATTERBRAIN"
Original Airdate: 04-29-45
Starring Judy Canova

Harold Lloyd Presents
"HIRED WIFE"
Original Airdate: 05-06-45
Starring Joan Bennett, Robert Paige and Edmond McDonald   

Harold Lloyd Presents
"SHE LOVES ME NOT"
Original Airdate: 05-13-45
Starring Maria Montez, Tom Drake, Freddie Bartholomew

Harold Lloyd Presents
"BOY MEETS GIRL"
Original Airdate: 05-20-45
Starring Ann Sothern, Chester Morris and Lee Tracy

Harold Lloyd Presents
"JUNE MOON"
Original Airdate: 05-27-45
Starring Jack Carson and Frank McHugh

Harold Lloyd Presents
"HAVING WONDERFUL CRIME"
Original Airdate: 06-03-45
Starring Pat O'Brien, June Duprez and Tom Conway

Harold Lloyd Presents
"TOM, DICK AND HARRY"
Original Airdate: 06-10-45
Starring June Allison, Bill Williams, Reginald Gardner and Don De Fore