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Tom Corbett Space Cadet: A Radio Dramatization Audio CD – Audiobook, CD, Unabridged

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Product Details

  • Audio CD
  • Publisher: The Colonial Radio Theatre on Brilliance Audio; Unabridged edition (May 16 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1455852627
  • ISBN-13: 978-1455852628
  • Product Dimensions: 12.7 x 1 x 14 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 5 g
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,585,964 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Jerry Robbins, co-founder of the Colonial Radio Theatre on the Air has written and produced over 350 radio plays, including Ticonderoga, Captain Blood, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Gettysburg, Treasure Island, Yankee Clipper, Powder River, and Little Big Horn. In 2006 he started a collaboration with legendary author Ray Bradbury, producing Dandelion Wine, followed by Something Wicked This Way Comes, and wrote the script for, and produced The Halloween Tree; all award winning productions that garnered high praise from the master himself. He is currently working on a fourth collaboration with Mr. Bradbury, a radio dramatization of The Martian Chronicles.

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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
By J. Brewster - Published on
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I just listened to Tom Corbett from Colonial and I loved it! I don't know what it is with this group, but they are all over the map with different genre's from westerns to horror to sci fi, and this latest production is a winner. Tom Corbett is an exciting adventure that has so much energy that when it was over I wanted another adventure! The lead actors are letter perfect for their roles; Tom is commanding and definitely has his feet on the ground. Astro sounds like the youngest and the geekiest, and Roger is the wise cracking cadet with a heart. All three have distinctive voices so you always know who is who. The sound effects give the show a cinematic feel, and as always the Colonial music department delivers in top form. The supporting players are also great and it was fun to hear JT Turner show up as their boss (I am a huge fan of colonials Father Brown series which he stars in). While the show has the feel of a 1950's adventure, it is still very much a thing of the present with the stereo effects. The story is engrossing (about mutant robots bent on destroying the planets where man has settled)and never drags. I really hope colonial does more of these. I love modern audio drama, and I think CRT is one of the best.
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
WOW May 3 2012
By Michele - Published on
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Every time I buy something from Colonial Radio Theater I say that this is the best story. I can definitely say that about Tom Corbett Space Cadet. The writting is exciting and the voices really involve the listener. Colonial Radio Theater produces wonderful entertainment.
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
childhood remembered! May 4 2012
By Grayson - Published on
Format: Audio CD
I was a huge fan of the tv series growing up and this broadcast brought my childhood all back to me. The action was amazing! All that was missing was me sitting in front of a tv eating my corn flakes. Great buy!!
The World is Safe Nov. 29 2012
By Dr JKT - Published on
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The world of radio theater is coming back! What better way to pass the time as you drive distances than to listen to a compelling story. This rendition of an old classic brings all of the drama of a Star Trek like world into your radio speakers. The cast is compelling as these teenagers struggle to save the world in just one hour. The different young men who make up this trio of space cadets play well off each other with Tom, the leader, managing the unique talents and temperaments of Astro, the science geek, and Roger, the muscle bound fighter. I feel secure in the knowledge that their talents will keep the galaxy safe for years to come.
Return To Those Thrilling Days Of Interplanetary Adventure From Yesteryear! June 13 2012
By Darrell Heath - Published on
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The original "Tom Corbett, Space Cadet" was orginally an Old Time Radio and TV series and just a bit before my time. My only exposure to it has been through some OTR sci-fi podcasts. It's pure juvenile actioneer science fiction and entertaining for what it is and this Colonial Radio Theater production is a fine updating of the show. I'm glad to see that CRT is doing such a diverse array of genres in their productions and I hope they do more adult oriented sci-fi liike their "Logan's Run" show. Until they do "Tom Corbett" is a pleasant way to spend an hour of listening to some good audio theater. Production values are quite good all around as usual for a CRT show and, also typical of CRT, the acting ranges from good to bad. I deduct a star for those reasons and also for some minor pacing problems in the story. Bottom Line: If you enjoy some kid friendly science fiction you will get a kick out of this show. I know I did.