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“No Such Thing as a Vampire by Richard Matheson”

The 1954 novel “I am Legend,” sixteen episodes of the original “Twilight Zone,” (1959-1964), the screenplay for Oscar winning director Steven Spielberg’s (Saving Private Ryan), 1971 television film “Duel,” and the 1958 book “A Stir of Echoes,” which was subsequently made … Continue reading

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“The Night Strangler” (1973)

“The X-Files came about as a result of my love as a kid of two movies on television: The Night Stalker and The Night Strangler, which we’re fantastic and scary and had left a really big impression on me.”                                                                    … Continue reading

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“The Night Stalker” (1972)

“Judge for yourself its believability and then try to tell yourself, wherever you may be, it couldn’t happen here.” Carl Kolchak “The Night Stalker” premiered on ABC television (American Broadcasting Company) on January 11, 1972. The television movie garnered record … Continue reading

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“The Norliss Tapes” (1973)

At the start of the television movie “The Norliss Tapes,” publishing editor, Sanford Evans, played by Emmy nominee Don Porter (Gidget), receives a phone call. Although it is a hectic Monday morning at the office, he takes the call, because … Continue reading

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