Ben Ohmart

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We specialize in entertainment biographies on the stars and supporting players of film, TV, stage and radio. With over 250 titles in print and more coming every month, we are dedicated to preserving the past!

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The Third Girl From The Right
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy
From the comic genius mind of Philip Rapp (creator of The Bickersons and writer for Topper and Baby Snooks) comes a television script, in print for the very first time!
Maxwell House Coffee Time: January 18, 1940 (radio script)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy
It's Maxwell House Coffee Time again! Join Baby Snooks and Daddy as he finally creates that miracle of miracles - water!
Maxwell House Coffee Time: January 15, 1942 (radio script)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy
It's Maxwell House Coffee Time again! Join Baby Snooks and Daddy as they try to entertain Snooks' little friend, Red, who's sleeping over.
The Monsters Go To The Library
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters
Prepare for some spooky fun, as some monstrous library patrons attempt to return some overdue books.
The Ed Wynn Show - December 8, 1951
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy
This is the never before published script of Ed Wynn's early television show, written by Philip Rapp.
Match Please, Darling: A Bickersons Play
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,890. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Written in the 1960s by Philip Rapp (creator of the Bickersons and writer for Baby Snooks) and Joel Rapp (TV writer for McHale's Navy and many others), this is the only Official play starring The Bickersons.
Albie's Double Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy
From the creator of The Bickersons and writer for Eddie Cantor, Danny Kaye, and Baby Snooks comes a television script - in print for the first time ever!
Maxwell House Coffee Time: January 18, 1940 (radio script)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy
This is an original script from January 18, 1940, from the collection of Philip Rapp.
Caught Short! A Saga of Wailing Wall Street
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Eddie Cantor's original booklet written during the Great Depression is as timeless now as it was then: money troubles never go away.
Profiles in Barbeque Sauce
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 47,350. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
“Profiles in Barbeque Sauce” brings together sixteen of the Firesign Theatre’s stage, recordings and broadcast performance scripts.
Exorcism in Your Daily Life: The Psychedelic Firesign Theatre at the Magic Mushroom, 1967
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 34,530. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
EXORCISM IN YOUR DAILY LIFE presents ten surreal classics in which the Four Firesigns undertake to play dozens of characters in stoned variations.
Dr. Firesign's Follies
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 58,200. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Dr. Firesign's Follies combines Ossman's insights on the Art of Radio and the creation of Firesign's audio oeuvre.
Anythynge You Want To - Shakespeare's Lost Comedie
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 53,400. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
The tales told here fill in the comic mythology of The Firesign Theatre's most popular recorded worlds, connecting Nick Danger and George Tirebiter.
The Fly at Fifty: The Creation and Legacy of a Classic Science Fiction Film
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 69,010. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Complete with reminiscences from the film's star, David Hedison, this book covers the history and legacy of this seminal science fiction film, The Fly.
Richard Anderson: At Last, A Memoir. From the Golden Years of M-G-M and The Six Million Dollar Man to Now
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 37,320. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Autobiography of the boss of the Bionic Man and Bionic Woman.
The Films of Donald Pleasence
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 109,020. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The Films of Donald Pleasence includes a full biography, tributes from Pleasence's friends and coworkers, reviews of all his films, and a rare photo gallery.
THIS DAY IN GAME SHOW HISTORY: 365 COMMEMORATIONS AND CELEBRATIONS, VOL. 1 (January through March)
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 93,350. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
This Day in Game Show History is a remarkable four-volume set chronicling the best stories—on camera and off—and the most noteworthy milestones for every day in the year.
INCORRECT ENTERTAINMENT or Trash from the Past
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 80,560. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Entertainment
A history of political incorrectness and bad taste in 20th Century American pop culture

Books

Made of Monkey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,560. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A collection of poems depicting the true meaning of the word Love: hardship, knuckle-bending compromise, sheer stocking terror, and the will of the man to submit to the won't of the woman.
Children To Annoy Poems With
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Poems for the parents of children who have parents.
Well! Reflections on the Life and Career of Jack Benny
Price: $14.00 USD. Words: 53,430. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Well! Reflections on the Life and Career of Jack Benny is a collection of rare and delightful essays and personal reminiscences on perhaps the greatest comedian who has ever lived. Jack Benny's impact on the world of entertainment was profound, and the ripples of his influence are still expanding today.
Bill Idelson's Writing Class - A Scriptwriting Curriculum
Price: $14.00 USD. Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Learn how to write for television from someone who really Did it. Bill has written for Get Smart, The Flintstones, MASH, Happy Days, Bob Newhart, Andy Griffith, and MANY more. 2 sample scripts from Andy Griffith and Get Smart round out your lessons!

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