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Lethal Listings: 7 Halloween TV Specials You Might Have Forgotten



Remember when The Wizard Of Oz would air on television once a year and if you missed it, you were shit out of luck? It was the same with the Christmas specials. Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, Frosty the Snowman and A Charlie Brown Christmas. If you and your family didn’t tune in, you had to wait a whole year for another opportunity to watch them. Holiday Specials were once a staple in the homes of most Americans and Halloween was no exception. Join us as we do the Time Warp again and resurrect 7 Halloween TV Specials You Might Have Forgotten…On 2GuysTalkingHorror!

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 Housekeeping

— It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0060550/

— Garfield in Disguise http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0279830/?ref_=fn_al_tt_3

— Halloween Is Grinch Night http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0183288/?ref_=nv_sr_1

— #7 – Mad Monster Party – 1967 http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0061931/?ref_=nv_sr_1

— Boris Karloff http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000472/?ref_=tt_cl_t1

— Rankin/Bass http://www.rankinbass.com/

— Ray Harryhausen http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0366063/?ref_=nv_sr_1

— Phyllis Diller http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0226887/?ref_=tt_cl_t4

— Scooby-Doo http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0063950/?ref_=fn_tt_tt_4

— #6 – The Disney Halloween Specials

— Halloween Hall O’ Fame = 1977 http://disney.wikia.com/wiki/Halloween_Hall_o%27_Fame

— Jonathan Winters http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0005565/?ref_=nv_sr_2

— Halloween Treat = 1982 http://disney.wikia.com/wiki/Disney%27s_Halloween_Treat

— DTV Monster Hits = 1987 http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1317476/

— #5 – Mr. Boogedy = 1986 http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0091566/

— John Astin http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0040014/?ref_=tt_cl_t7

— The Addams Family http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0057729/?ref_=nm_flmg_act_123

— Kristy Swanson http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001785/?ref_=tt_cl_t5

— Buffy the Vampire Slayer http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0103893/?ref_=nm_knf_i1

— David Faustino http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0004910/?ref_=tt_cl_t4

— Married with Children http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0092400/?ref_=nm_knf_i1

— Benji Gregory http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0339745/?ref_=tt_cl_t3

— ALF http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0090390/?ref_=nm_knf_i1

— Richard Masur http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0557956/?ref_=tt_cl_t1

— IT http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0099864/?ref_=nm_flmg_act_62

— The Thing http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0084787/?ref_=nm_knf_i1

— Cheech & Chong https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cheech_%26_Chong

— Eerie, Indiana http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0101088/?ref_=nv_sr_1

— #4 – Bride Of Boogedy = 1987 http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0092696/?ref_=ttep_ep10

— Joshua Rudoy http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0749017/?ref_=tt_cl_t5

— Harry and the Hendersons http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0093148/?ref_=nm_knf_i1

— Flatliners http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0099582/?ref_=nm_knf_i2

— Leonard Frey http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0294600/?ref_=tt_cl_t6

— Fiddler on the Roof http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0067093/?ref_=nm_knf_i1

— Eugene Levy http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0506405/?ref_=tt_cl_t8

— Bride of Frankenstein http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0026138/?ref_=nv_sr_2

— Mimi Kennedy http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0448252/?ref_=tt_cl_t2

— Six Flags Fright Fest https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Six_Flags_Fright_Fest

— #3 – The Worst Witch = 1986 http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0092239/?ref_=nv_sr_6

— The Worst Witch book series https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Worst_Witch

— Tim Curry http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000347/?ref_=tt_cl_t3

— Tim Curry Sings! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PUhuPn8_d0Q

— Fairuza Balk http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000103/?ref_=tt_cl_t4

— Return to Oz http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0089908/?ref_=nm_knf_i4

— Charlotte Rae http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0705989/?ref_=tt_cl_t2

— The Facts of Life http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0078610/?ref_=nm_knf_i1

— Diana Rigg http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001671/?ref_=tt_cl_t1

— The Great Muppet Caper http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0082474/?ref_=nm_flmg_act_41

— #2 – Witch’s Night Out = 1978 http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0078500/?ref_=nv_sr_3

— Witch’s Night Out / Peter Rochon https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rP5-AZJCMtY

— The Nightmare Before Christmas http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0107688/?ref_=nv_sr_1

— Trick ‘r Treat http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0862856/?ref_=nv_sr_1

— #1 – The Halloween That Almost Wasn’t = 1979 http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0316318/?ref_=nv_sr_1

— Judd Hirsch http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0002139/?ref_=tt_cl_t1

— Taxi  http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0077089/?ref_=nm_knf_i2

— Independence Day http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0116629/?ref_=nm_knf_i1

— John Schuck http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0775870/?ref_=tt_cl_t1

— The Munsters Today http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0094518/?ref_=nv_sr_2

— Henry Gibson http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0002099/?ref_=tt_cl_t3

— The ‘Burbs http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0096734/?ref_=nv_sr_4

— Watch The Halloween That Almost Wasn’t AND Witch’s Night Out!! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5N8nyuuhrzI&t=0s&index=10&list=LLpdqr5Ef6VqGgSwlILuHecA

Calls to the Audience Inside this Episode:

— What are YOUR favorite Halloween specials? Tell us now!

— What Halloween TV specials do YOU think should have been on our list? Tell us now!

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