CBC Television Network

Passport to Adventure

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1965 to 1967

Broadcast Medium: Television

Aired Monday to Thursday afternoons from October 1965 to June 1967.

Elwy Yost was the host of this program featuring classic Hollywood films from the 30s and 40s. The movie was broken up into five segments and featured interviews with participants. By 1975, Yost was doing a similar program on TV Ontario called Magic Shadows.

This show, whose title was later abbreviated to Passport during the second season, featured interviews with Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Arthur Treacher, Willard Van Dyke from the Museum of Modern Art in New York, and Elwood Glover of the CBC.

Executive Producer: John Twomey

Producers: Doug Davidson and Ed Mercel

Written by John Corcelli – May, 2005