Jump to content



Sign up for a free account to remove the pop-up ads

Signing up for an account is fast and free. As a member you can join in the conversation, enter contests and remove the pop-up ads that guests get. Click here to create your free account.


Photo
- - - - -

Syndicated vs. Network version and Syndication Bible


  • You cannot start a new topic
  • Please log in to reply
No replies to this topic

#1 of 1 OFFLINE   Ron1973

Ron1973

    Beverly Hillbilles nut extraordinaire



  • 1,353 posts
  • Join Date: Nov 26 2012
  • Real Name:Ron Reagan (not that one!)
  • LocationSE Missouri

Posted August 30 2013 - 10:38 AM

Looking at the CBS Syndication Bible, they are showing S2-S4 of The Beverly Hillbillies having been remastered for HD. It also shows that those exist only in the "network" version which would be the uncut episodes.

 

Looking down the page, however, it shows that the only available for syndication episodes are the edited episodes. Other shows (Star Trek comes to mind) have an availability of network or syndication versions.

 

Why advertise The Hillbillies or other shows as being remastered for HD if those episodes aren't showing as available to be syndicated? Could a TV station get the unedited HD versions and run them alongside the seasons that aren't HD? 

 

Second question (I'm hoping Neil or someone with some knowledge could help me out) is what about shows with no tape or digital elements available? For instance, Our Miss Brooks shows (as Neil has stated before) no tape masters have been made and only film elements are in existence. I suppose it's a dumb question, but would 16MM prints exist that a station could get for syndication or is it simply not even available at all?

 

 


Find me on Facebook

 

My blog

 

Jethro, how come there's no ice in Californy? ~ Uncle Jed

 

Don't look at me, I didn't take it! ~ Jethro





0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users