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A Film Historian Restores "A Star Is Born"

Ron Haver spent several years searching for the missing half-hour from "A Star is Born," starring Judy Garland and James Mason. He found most of the lost footage and has written a book recounting his search for the lost scenes, the restoration, and the making of the 1954 motion picture classic. Haver is director of the film deaprtment at the Los Angeles County Museum.


Other segments from the episode on November 15, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 15, 1988: Interview with Randy Quaid; Commentary on 1960s rock radio; Interview with Ron Haver; Review of Milorad Pavic's novel "Dictionary of the Khazars."


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