Tag Archives: Darren McGavin

“By Dawn’s Early Light” (1990)

“By Dawn’s Early Light” was the last film, prior to the end of the Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union, to ask the hypothetical question: What would happen if nuclear war were to take place between … 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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“Kolchak Episode – The Inspiration for Chase’s Sopranos”

Created by Jeff Rice, and starring Darren McGavin, (A Christmas Story) “Kolchak: The Night Stalker” aired on ABC Television from September 13, 1974 through March 28, 1975. Unfortunately, the momentum generated from two popular and successful television movies, The Night … Continue reading

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“The Natural”

This upcoming weekend signals that special moment in time that comes but once a year. It is a moment looked forward to by those individuals whose hearts yearn to hear the crack of the bat, listen to vendors attempt to … Continue reading

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