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Great Romances of the 20th Century Previous Broadcasts

Barbara Hutton and Cary Grant (Episode #211)

KQED Plus: Wed, Feb 26, 2014 -- 8:00 PM

Beneath the suavely handsome exterior of one of Hollywood's most desirable leading men lay a deeply troubled soul. The dark side of Cary Grant was to doom a marriage which seemed to have been made in heaven.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 27, 2014 -- 2:00 AM

James and Gloria Stewart (Episode #210)

KQED Plus: Wed, Feb 19, 2014 -- 8:00 PM

One of the legendary love matches in Hollywood history. Stewart was the all-American boy - movie star and war hero - whose marriage reflected the title of one of his best-loved films, It's a Wonderful Life.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 20, 2014 -- 2:00 AM

Jean Harlow and William Powell (Episode #209)

KQED Plus: Wed, Feb 12, 2014 -- 8:00 PM

The Blonde Bombshell meets The Thin Man, a movie partnership that set the screen alight. But was Harlow's tragic early death related to their romance?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 13, 2014 -- 2:00 AM

Orson Welles and Rita Hayworth (Episode #208)

KQED Plus: Wed, Feb 5, 2014 -- 8:00 PM

The press dubbed them 'Beauty and the Brain'. Orson Welles and Rita Hayworth were a remarkable combination of Hollywood opposites, the man who made Citizen Kane and the sultry sex goddess who set the screen ablaze in Gilda.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 6, 2014 -- 2:00 AM
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