Rich Halten

Rich Halten

Independent Producer

An ad, public TV and commercial radio vet, Rich Halten is spending his boomer years toiling in the vineyards of sound.

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Two soldiers on the run in Vietnam take two drastically different paths, and a producer asks soldiers in Iraq, ''What's on your iPod?''

War and the Warriors

Two soldiers on the run in Vietnam take two drastically different paths, and a producer asks soldiers in Iraq, ''What's on your iPod?''

from UnFictional

This radio piece, created by independent producer Rich Halten, is the story of a man who threw himself off the Sunshine Skyway Bridge over Tampa Bay in Florida....

Sunshine Skyway

This radio piece, created by independent producer Rich Halten, is the story of a man who threw himself off the Sunshine Skyway Bridge over Tampa Bay in Florida....

from UnFictional

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"A Quiet Place II" picks up where the original--the very original original--left off.

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Today’s entire show looks deeply at the Boyle Heights neighborhood of LA.

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Producer Scott Rudin’s bullying has been an open secret in Hollywood for decades, and now it’s going public.

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You could say "The Dry," a fine Australian thriller, is partly about global warming.

from Film Reviews

Veteran producer David Friendly’s many film credits include three “Big Momma’s House” movies.

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Seward Johnson’s, 26-foot tall, 2011 sculpture “Forever Marilyn” depicts the truly iconic Marilyn Monroe mid-subway breeze from that famous scene in “The Seven Year Itch” — face…

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In Hollywood, merger mania continues, this time with a tech twist. Amazon is buying the storied MGM Studios, and the library of 4,000 movies and TV shows that comes with it.

from Hollywood Breakdown

Not a comicbook, but literally illustrated text, “Street Cop,” written by Robert Coover and inhabited by Art Spiegelman.

from Bookworm

Biographer Brad Gooch reveals that he traveled 2500 miles to trace Rumi's footsteps, learned Persian and spent eight years to write “Rumi's Secret: The Life of the Sufi Poet of Love.”

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