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  The Green Hornet - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Green Hornet was an American radio program that ran on the Mutual Network from January 31, 1936 to 1952, created by George W. Trendle, who also created The Lone Ranger, and initially starring Al Hodge as the Hornet.
The Green Hornet was adapted into a pair of movie serials in the early 1940s.
So, when the Green Hornet said, "rig for silent running," the hornet-like buzz on the radio show was turned off and the hearer was left to imagine that the car really was silent.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/The_Green_Hornet   (881 words)

  
 The Green Hornet: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The federal bureau of investigation (fbi) is a federal police force which is the principal investigative arm of the united states department of justice...
In cryptography, sigsaly (also known as the x system, project x, ciphony i, and the green hornet) was a secure speech system used in world...
One of the best-remembered elements of the TV series was the Green Hornet theme.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/T/Th/The_Green_Hornet.htm   (1641 words)

  
 Green Hornet - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Bell UH-1F variant of the "Huey" military utility helicopter used in Cambodia and Laos during the Vietnam conflict.
Green Hornet PCC streetcars used until 1958 by the Chicago Surface Lines and Chicago Transit Authority.
Kenosha, Wisconsin has had a replica Green Hornet PCC streetcar in transit service since 2000.
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 Green Hornet DVD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
THE GREEN HORNET had no established or continuing villains (perhaps this is why the show failed); the Green Hornet and Kato simply fought organized crime and the ocassional twisted genius.
Because the Green Hornet is largely thought of as a bad guy, the group make him their main target.
The Green Hornet and Kato begin their hunt to locate Lenore, who proves to be quite a brave hostage.
www.dvdcult.com /rev_GreenH.htm   (2183 words)

  
 The Green Hornet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Lone Ranger had his faithful Tonto, and the Green Hornet had his loyal Japanese--and then when World War II broke out, Fillipino--manservant Kato as his assistant in chasing criminals.
For the Green Hornet, the theme music was "The Flight of the Bumble Bee." This early-evening, half-hour series also originated from Detroit's WJZ, and aired once a week.
Striker was also a consultant on The Lone Ranger and The Green Hornet movie serials and helped cast The Lone Ranger television series, later serving as a vocal coach for the series' star Clayton Moore.
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 THE GREEN HORNET
On police record a wanted criminal, the Green Hornet is really Britt Reid, owner/publisher of the Daily Sentinel, his dual identity known only to his secretary and to the District Attorney.
The Green Hornet reaches the bar and casually leans up against it as if he was like any other bar patron.
GREEN HORNET I thought this was supposed to be a friendly meeting, Mr.
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 The Green Hornet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Van Williams was a cool Green Hornet and he in a interview a few years back mentions why the show was cancelled after only one season.
The Green Hornet's rating were plummeting faster the Britney Spears neckline and the producers were desperate to bring the ratings up.
Green Hornet when confronting Colonel Gumm (while Batman watched from the shadows) unwittingly (very unGreen Hornet like)mentions a stamp that Bruce Wayne asked for in Britt Reeds presence to a stamp collector (Colonel Gumm in disguise).
www.jumptheshark.com /g/greenhornet.htm   (2036 words)

  
 The Green Hornet Episodes
The Green Hornet and his trusty aide Kato bring about the capture of a ring of phony diamond merchants who have caused the death of one of Britt Reid's reporters.
The Green Hornet discovers that a well-known health club owner is brainwashing his clients for criminal purposes.
The Green Hornet becomes involved in a plot to oust the young prince of a foreign power.
www.uvm.edu /~glambert/episodes.html   (451 words)

  
 The Green Hornet TV Show - The Green Hornet Television Show - TV.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Green Hornet debuted shortly after the 1966 Batman TV Series and was produced by the same company.
Part 2 begins with the Green Hornet using his tracking signal to close in on the visitors from Outer Space and their mystery.
The Green hornet armed with a secret identity, a kung fu maestro chauffer and his trademark crimefighting car 'The fl beauty' each episode embarked on adventures new and dangerous in the name of justice.
www.tv.com /green-hornet/show/587/summary.html   (472 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/The Green Hornet
The Green Hornet was a United States radio program that ran from January 31, 1936 to 1952, created by George W. Trendle, who also created The Lone Ranger.
The original introduction of the radio show proclaimed that the Green Hornet went after criminals that "even the G-Men (F.B.I. agents) couldn't reach".
Edgar Hoover who prompted them to remove the line implying that some crime fighting was beyond the abilities of the F.B.I. The Green Hornet was adapted into a pair of movie serials in the early 1940s.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/The_Green_Hornet   (613 words)

  
 DVDActive - Reviews - Video Discs - Green Hornet, The (UK - DVD R2)
The Green Hornet is based on the radio series of the fifties and was created by George W. Trendle.
The Green Hornet was originally a TV series but for this DVD release some of the episodes have been pieced together to make a feature length film.
This is the first time that the Green Hornet has been available on DVD and is supposed to be remastered from a new 35mm print in its original 1:1.85 theatrical aspect ratio.
www.dvdactive.com /reviews/dvd/green-hornet-the.html   (1313 words)

  
 Green Hornet news   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
To GREEN HORNET it comes natural this way and they sure make it sound like Rock and Roll is meant to be like this.
In 13 songs GREEN HORNET takes you to the filfthy backyard of Rock and Roll, not a happy place to be, but so addictive that you'll keep coming back.
GREEN HORNET has played the (in Holland anyway) famous Lowlands festival, the Popkomm in Köln, the Eurosonic and Noorderslag festival and has shared the stage with bands like the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Dirtbombs and Speedball Baby to name a few.
www.greenhornet.nl /bio_bestanden/bio.html   (421 words)

  
 Green Hornet Rants   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Green Hornet offers libertarian comments on law, politics (California and national), and society.
"Green Hornet" is a psuedonym in the (limited government) tradition of the Federalist Papers' "Cato".
The responsibility for opinions, information and content of this website rests solely with the author and does not constitute or imply an endorsement by the trademark holders of "The Green Hornet" comic book, radio/television show, their licensees, or any employees thereof.
greenhornetrants.blogspot.com   (2059 words)

  
 "The Green Hornet" (1966)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The best thing about The Green Hornet TV Series is that it is really a show for Adults that will entertain children too.
The tone of the series and the storylines where so far ahead of their time and gritty back in 1966 and 1967 and as a consequence of this The Green Hornet was often (and unfavourably) cast in the shadow of the far less superior, campy Batman TV Show.
Firstly Van Williams as The Green Hornet and his millionaire alter ego Britt Reid, the publisher of the Daily Centenal is as good as the best actors to play Superheroes.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0059991   (590 words)

  
 The Green Hornet - Nostalgia Central   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The TV series brought the Green Hornet story up to date by having Brit Reid as the owner of a newspaper (The Daily Sentinel) and a TV station.
The Green Hornet fought "real" organised crime and not the comic-strip style villains of Gotham City.
The Green Hornet failed to capture the imagination of the public in the same way that Batman did and only lasted the one season.
www.nostalgiacentral.com /tv/cops/greenhornet.htm   (382 words)

  
 Van Williams, TV's GREEN HORNET®
Granted, camp is very much a part of the recent resurrection, and Batman also had its effects on The Green Hornet, but for the most part, fans of the Green Hornet are nostalgic, much like the devoted and well appreciated Speed Racer die-hards.
It didn't take hours of conversation with Van to realize that he's more than partial to the Green Hornet character and the series, which isn't all that surprising when you think of the time spent on the set and the disappointment in the cancellation of the show.
TALES OF THE GREEN HORNET, "The Burma Horse" takes Kato back to his japanese homeland, where he is approached by a film producer, after competing in a karate competition.
www.nowcomics.com /now/van.html   (1006 words)

  
 Green Hornet Pilot Synopsis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A man is seen from behind, donning the green coat, hat and mask of the Green Hornet and walking toward the new Black Beauty.
Specifically, he remembers how proud the two boys were of their uncle and the fight against crime that he did as the Green Hornet.
The discussion comes around to the future of the Hornet, at which point Paul and Mishi agree that, with the opening created by the fall of the Devane family, crime was going to continue to be on the rise in the city, and that the Green Hornet is needed to fight it.
members.aol.com /timewell2001/HW/GHPilot.htm   (1086 words)

  
 THE GREEN HORNET
Even Mike Axford, the tough and intrepid crime detective who was always on the Green Hornet’s tail, never figured out that Britt Reid and the Green Hornet were one and the same.
The Green Hornet also had it tougher than other television heroes in that he had to deal with being perceived as a criminal by the police.
The Green Hornet never caught on with viewers the way Batman did and was canceled in July of 1967 after one season.
www.tvofyourlife.com /greenhornet.htm   (391 words)

  
 The Green Hornet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Green Hornet was the secret identity of Britt Reid, crusading editor of the Daily Sentinel.
Their automobile, the Black Beauty, was a sleek gadget-filled vehicle with a TV camera that circled the city transmitting pictures back to the car; and small brooms that dropped from the rear bumper to whisk away tire tracks.
Only the D.A. knew that the Hornet and Kato (despite their underworld dealings) were actually working for and not against the law.
weirdscifi.ratiosemper.com /greenhornet   (233 words)

  
 Green Hornets
The Greater Severna Park Athletic Association, known as the Green Hornets is a non-profit youth sports organization for children ages 5 to 18.
The Green Hornets serve over 5,000 area children each year.
The primary service area of the Green Hornets is within the boundaries of the Severna Park High School Feeder System.
www.greenhornets.org   (465 words)

  
 The Green Hornet
Among its features were a built-in TV camera which could "see" four miles ahead, an exhaust apparatus which spread ice over the road to foil pursuers, and brushes behind the rear wheels which lowered to sweep away tire tracks.
For face-to-face combat, the Hornet had a special non-lethal gas gun which immobilized enemies and a sting gun which penetrated steel.
It's not widely known that The Green Hornet was directly related to George Trendle's other major hit, The Lone Ranger, whose plot is closely resembled.
www.geocities.com /TelevisionCity/9348/green_hornet.htm   (308 words)

  
 The Green Hornet Guide
On Police records a wanted criminal, Green Hornet is really Britt Reid, owner- publisher of the Daily Sentinel, his duel identity known only to his secretary and the district attorney.
In the radio dramas, Britt Reid is the son of Dan Reid, who was the Lone Ranger's nephew (John Reid).
For personal equipment, the Green Hornet uses a special nonlethal gas gun and a sting gun able to penetrate steel.
www.uvm.edu /~glambert/green.html   (311 words)

  
 Better Living Through Blogging!: Green Hornet
I hadn't realized it until this morning, but the theme music to the show sounded familiar for a reason: it was used in "Kill Bill Volume I" -- IIRC, during the scene when The Bride is riding the motorcycle.
The Green Hornet turned me onto martial arts in the mid-sixties watching Kato.
I was watching Kill Bill and I couldn't beleieve my ears when I heard the Green Hornet theme.
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 oncidium green hornet internet sources   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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 The View Askewniverse - News - 'Hornet' buzzes Smith
Smith expects to have a script ready in time to begin shooting scenes of the masked Hornet and his kung-fu-fighting chauffeur, Kato, by late summer.
Weinstein plucked "Green Hornet" from turnaround at Universal two years ago and earmarked it as a cornerstone of his studio's venture into tentpole fare.
Among them is the fact that the character has high name recognition but isn't shackled by the storyline: Most people remember the title character and Kato, but cannot name their adversaries or even recall the tricked-out car they drove.
www.viewaskew.com /news/feb04/1.html   (582 words)

  
 Bruce Lee Career: TV: The Green Hornet
The Green Hornet and Kato guest-starred on Batman in two episodes: A Piece of the Action and Batman's Satisfaction.
Videoflicks.ca has the Green Hornet available on NTSC tape/DVD Region 0 ($21.74/$28.99).
This is the summary they have: "The Green Hornet and Kato spring in to action when a Mob run construction company puts lives in danger".
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 Classic TV Shows - Green Hornet, Van Williams, Bruce Lee
The Green Hornet is the great-grand-nephew of the Lone Ranger, you ask skeptically.
The Green Hornet is considered a criminal by police and so has to beat a hasty retreat after nabbing the bad guys.
These are Batman stories where the Green Hornet appears.
www.fiftiesweb.com /tv/green-hornet.htm   (297 words)

  
 FDA Warns Consumers Not to Purchase Green Hornet, Promoted as Herbal Version of "Ecstasy"
The teenagers were rushed to a hospital emergency room suffering from seizures; excessive heart rates; severe body rashes and high blood pressure.
FDA is investigating whether Green Hornet alone or in combination with other substances caused the severe adverse reactions.
The Green Hornet product involved in this case was sold by Kekio, Inc., Colorado Springs, Colo., doing business as a store called Mind Excursions.
www.fda.gov /bbs/topics/NEWS/2004/NEW01026.html   (408 words)

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