For the First Time Ever, "THE LOST ARCHIVES OF CANDID CAMERA," Not Seen in Over 50 Years, Now Available at WAL-MART

For the First Time Ever, "THE LOST ARCHIVES OF CANDID CAMERA," Not Seen in Over 
50 Years, Now Available at WAL-MART 
Legendary Entertainment Alliance Releases 2-DVD Set for Classic
Television Brand, Never Before Available on Home Video 
SANTA MONICA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/27/13 --  Baby Boomers and
classic TV fans alike can stroll down memory lane when the release of
the original hidden-camera comedy format "THE LOST ACHIVES OF CANDID
CAMERA" hits the shelves of WAL-MART and other fine retailers
nationwide on March 12, 2013. The classic bits, which feature comedy
icons Allen Funt, Carol Burnett, Garry Moore, Durwood Kirby and more,
have been assembled and re-mastered into a 2-disc set by Legendary
Entertainment Alliance (LEA) (, a newly
launched home entertainment company.  
This never-before-seen release (which is being distributed under an
exclusive label deal between LEA and eOne Distribution) will also be
supported by a national direct response ad campaign. The marketing
effort will be specially designed to promote retail awareness while
simultaneously presenting a Special TV Offer for customers who visit 
LEA, who controls one of the largest independently owned classic TV
Libraries in the industry, curated THE LOST ARCHIVES OF CANDID CAMERA
from numerous episodes of the Emmy Award winning hit series, THE
GARRY MOORE SHOW produced by Legendary TV Producer Bob Banner. Banner
used his variety show platform as a vehicle to introduce CANDID
CAMERA to network television and made it a major segment of the show
each week. The segment gained such incredible popularity that it
eventually spun off into its own series which became a smash hit and
was later bought by Viacom. However, the original, laugh-out-loud
moments that introduced the world to Candid Camera remained in
Banner's library, and haven't aired since their original broadcast.  
"We are very proud to be providing consumers these Legendary Hidden
Camera Classics that haven't been seen in over 50 years!" said
Houston Curtis, CEO of Legendary Entertainment Alliance. "This
collectors edition 2-DVD set is filled with timeless laugh-out-loud
moments that changed TV history as we know it, and set the stage for
reality television. Everything from Punk'd to the v
ideos we see on
YouTube, Daily Motion and Vimeo were directly influenced by the
historic collection of comedy we've assembled on THE LOST ARCHIVES OF
In 2012, LEA inked a deal for exclusive distribution rights to
Legendary Producer Bob Banner's entire Library. THE LOST ARCHIVES OF
CANDID CAMERA have been credited for being paramount to what has
become an evergreen genre of entertainment that is still thriving in
today's television and digital landscape. 
Legendary Entertainment Alliance is part of the newly formed Legend
Group Studios (, a multi-tiered
entertainment company whose mission is to create, develop, produce,
aggregate and distribute a wide variety of high quality content
across numerous platforms including Film, Music, Television and
Digital Channels.  
Founded in February 2012 by four entertainment industry veterans,
Houston Curtis, Chuck Banner, Ben Caswell and Steve Kaminski, LEA is
a distribution label for vintage classics which is dedicated to the
restoration, rebranding and repurposing of "legendary" content in
today's marketplace. For more information, please visit  
Amy Prenner 
(310) 709-1101 
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