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Gilligan's Island (sitcom, starring Bob Denver)

    (CBS Primetime, 1964 - 1967;
     Syndicated;
     CBS Saturday Mornings, 1974 -- cartoon version;
     WTBS Superstation, 1982 -- 2nd cartoon version)

    [a fantasy sitcom about seven castaways stranded on a deserted
     pacific island; the cast included such character actors as
     Jim Backus, Alan Hale, Jr., and Tina Louise; in 1974 a cartoon
     version appeared "The New Adventures of Gilligan" with many
     of the original cast performing the voices...and in 1982 a
     second cartoon series was attempted for cable TV...]


Theme 1: "The Ballad of Gilligan's Isle (theme from 'Gilligian's Island' TV series)"

    [Above is the title as filed for copyright; The ASCAP database
     title variations include:
     aka: "Gilligan's Island";
     aka: "Gilligan's Island -Theme-"

     As with Schwartz's "Brady Bunch" THEME, this song was actually
     an integral part of the show -- since it was a way of giving 
     necessary exposition of the situation...
     
     Originally the Theme song only mentioned certain characters --
     "There's Gilligan, the Skipper too, the Millionaire and his 
     Wife -- the Movie Star, and the rest..." Supporting cast 
     members Russell Johnson and Dawn Wells used to refer to
     themselves as "The Rest" on the set before producers for
     the successful series added "The Professor and Mary Ann"
     to the lyric.]

     Composers: George Wyle (ASCAP), and
                Sherwood Schwartz (ASCAP)
                        [producer of the series]

     1978 Publisher: United Artists Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP)

     2001 Publisher: EMI U Catalog, Inc. (ASCAP)
                        c/o EMI Music Publishing, Inc.
                        of New York, NY
    
     Copyright Date: Nov. 18, 1964; Eu 855 428.
     Renewal   Date: April 3, 1992; RE-582-294.

    [Revised version "The Ballad of Gilligan's Island"]:
     Copyright Date: July 17, 2000; RE-822-200.

     Recordings:


Sub-Theme 2: "Gilligan's Island Opening/Closing"

    [Above is the title in the 2001 ASCAP database]

     Composer: Gerald Fried (ASCAP)

     1978 Publisher: United Artists Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP)

     2001 Publisher: EMI U Catalog, Inc. (ASCAP)
                        c/o EMI Music Publishing, Inc.
                        of New York, NY
    
     Copyright Date:
     Renewal   Date:

     Recordings:


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