WCBS-TV - The Late Late Show (1970)

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    KingDaevid1st Posted 9 years 10 months ago
    ...CBS also used this one at thir Chicago owned-and-operated station, WBBM-TV, and I think as well as the rest of their O&O's. I'm pretty sure that CBS had to discontinue using it because that last charicature is obviously Charlie Chaplin and the Chaplin Estate threatened legal action...
    Kids TV Kid Posted 10 years 1 month ago
    Dear Parktype,

    Before the staffers at WCBS TV Ch.2 in NYC

    used the animated titles of the apartments with the

    lights going out to signal the start of"The Late Show"?

    "The Late Show"opened on a live picture of a

    glass clock with moving figurines inside of it.

    And you can hear Mr.Leroy Anderson's"Syncopated

    Clock"tune playing on the air.
    paktype Posted 10 years 3 months ago
    I remember this bumper. It was used from the late 1970's until the era of late night movies ended. When I was a little kid, the promo used the "Syncopated Clock" music against an animated background of a group of apartment buildings with the lights going out in each apartment.

    You just don't see this kind of creative stuff anymore.
    dumbdonald Posted 10 years 4 months ago
    this use to freak me out when i was little. there was always a crappy movie tagged along with it too.
    OpenArms81 Posted 10 years 6 months ago
    This Roxx,what year is this from?
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