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Free Dirt Radio/TV Program

Free Dirt: The Twilight Zone Radio Dramas

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Publisher's Summary

A penny-pincher carts off free soil from a graveyard in which to grow his own fruits and vegetables - but eventually the free dirt gets him in over his head.

©1960 Rod Serling (P)2013 Blackstone Audio, Inc.

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  • Jim "The Impatient"
    Springfield, MO, United States
    22/09/15
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    Story
    "Eat Dirt"

    I love The Twilight Zone and will be getting the Volumes. Beaumont, Matheson and Serling, wrote the majority of the episodes. They were great writers. This story falls a little short. It is predictable and really not scary. The production and the narration are excellent and really enhance the experience. For the small amount of money it is, you might want to give it a try.

    16 of 17 people found this review helpful
  • Tina
    Nibley, UT, United States
    22/12/15
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    Story
    "Not a complete story"

    This round spent so much time showing how the main character was a cheapskate that it forgot about how to wrap up the ending. Not the Best Of The Twilight Zone by any means.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • jarrett
    25/01/17
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    Story
    "Weird Twist"

    Ok... Not great or surprising. Read in a very deadpan, monotone voice. Could have made this a great one !

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Kindle Customer
    South Carolina, USA
    3/11/16
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    "Disappointing"

    As a longtime fan of The Twilight Zone TV series and radio dramas in general, I was really looking forward to this. The performances were good, but the story didn't hold up. First, it was a 20-minute story stretched to fill 40 minutes, making for a very slow script. Secondly, there was not a single sympathetic character, leaving me in a hurry to get out of this house and this neighborhood as fast as possible. Thirdly, the ending just didn't go anywhere. I was hoping for a "juicy" revelation about the dirt, but there was nothing there. I'm glad this was free and no longer than it was; otherwise I would be asking for a refund. It certainly did nothing to encourage me to buy additional segments of this series.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • rosemary rodriguez
    27/10/15
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    "loved it heard it as if it was playing on tv..."

    love it heard it as if was playing right out ur tv I will recommend to those who loves the rwillight zone.....

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • JettBG
    Tacoma, WA, Lexington, KY
    9/05/15
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    "Awesome"

    This was a franchise story and had all the elements for a great storyline. This was a great storytelling told by an utter nonsense.

    4 of 7 people found this review helpful
  • Steve B
    east coast USA
    2/09/17
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    "Stupid"

    The main actor was awful and ruined whatever the story would have been. But as it turns out the story was just terrible as well. Not twilight zone quality, dragged on and way too predictable

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    GAITHERSBURG, MD, United States
    28/07/17
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    "I need more of this!"

    I really love this story. I had this nostalgic feeling of how I used to be posted up in front of the TV watching the twilight zone. It was nice a creepy but not too much. Best thing too is this story was FREE!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    14/07/17
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    "Not bad"

    A Great throwback to the old radio stories of the early 20th century. not bad.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Mike T.
    5/05/17
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    Story
    "Aorta? Seriously?"

    The bad:
    Nonsensical story that goes nowhere.
    Lead actor (Bogosian) reads his lines in a very stilted artificial "radio acting" style.
    Annoying somewhat obtrusive "mood enhancing music" throughout the episode.
    The name Luther Aorta - Seriously?

    The good: Convincing burp at the end...

    Avoid!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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  • 'Elle19'
    9/09/16
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    "Loved this series "Back in the day...""

    A couple of hiccups within the recording, but still listenable. Not one of the better stories, but was an enjoyable enough way to pass a little time.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Highlight
    United Kingdom
    2/02/15
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    "Not As Good As Origional"

    Did not meet my expectations. Week depth of storyline.
    Too much narrating, nothing to get your teeth into.

    Best bit is the laugh at the end.

    I drifted of half way through, not riveting.

    2 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • steven burns
    19/09/17
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    "Dirty work"

    Dirt,dirt,dirt! What an unusually hypnotic listen you hang on one word to the next, never knowing what's around the corner brilliant.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Gregory Monk
    8/06/17
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    "Uninteresting"
    Would you try another book written by Charles Beaumont or narrated by Eric Bogosian?

    Having never heard a Twilight Zone episode, though well aware of its place in the annuls of history I wasn't sure of what to expect but given the price of this audiobook I thought I would give it a go. All I can take from this specific story is that Beaumont has no shock value but Bogosian was fine at playing his character.


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • JB
    3/06/17
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    "Kept skipping and repeating itself"

    Not a bad story, not up to usual Twilight Zone standard, guess this one wasn't meant for radio.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Emily
    11/05/17
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    "Very Strange"

    This is possibly the strangest thing I have ever read, but I haven't had much experience with the Twilight Zone before.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • gioany
    8/08/16
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    "enjoyed"

    Love the twilight zone better when do not have to read. now going to the next onr

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • fuzzy
    swindon
    7/05/15
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    "Nice one đŸ˜€"

    Good twist at the end. Liked it very much. Nice one.

    Thank you very much

    1 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • Anonymous
    13/09/16
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    "Awesome"

    Listening to this conversation, I become more excited to listen to this type of book.

    0 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • M heath
    Edinburgh
    11/07/16
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    "Low rate drama"
    Would you try another book written by Charles Beaumont or narrated by Eric Bogosian?

    Nope, I found this quite dull


    What was most disappointing about Charles Beaumont’s story?

    The twilight zone was always great for the occasional twist or surprise ending of some sort with a philosophical edge. This was not interesting with the ending and it made no sense to the character or to the rest of the story.

    I cant say more without spoilers


    0 of 1 people found this review helpful

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