Suspense anthology series hosted by Orson Welles who asks the audience to solve the crime presented in the first part of each episode. The second part is a separate horror or thriller story with a twist.

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Henry Olek

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1985   1984  
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Orson Welles ...  Himself - Host 4 episodes, 1984-1985
Meredith MacRae ...  Morning Show Host ("The Medium is the Murder" segment) 2 episodes, 1985
Ben Piazza ...  Phillip Bingham / ... 2 episodes, 1985
Carol Eve Rossen ...  Laura Bingham / ... 2 episodes, 1985
Kathy Shower ...  Terri Bingham / ... 2 episodes, 1985
Morgan Stevens ...  Adrian Parker / ... 2 episodes, 1985
Priscilla Weems Priscilla Weems ...  Tricia Cooper 2 episodes, 1984
Milt Oberman Milt Oberman ...  Dr. Marvin Gross / ... 2 episodes, 1985
Rosanna Huffman Rosanna Huffman ...  Ellen / ... 2 episodes, 1985
Larry McCormick Larry McCormick ...  Newscaster / ... 2 episodes, 1985
Anne Lockhart ...  Mrs. Cooper 2 episodes, 1984
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Storyline

Two half-hour series were combined to make this series. Host Orson Welles provided narration and clues for the home viewer. In the first half hour, the viewer was presented a mystery and asked to solve it, with Welles explaining the clues at the end. The second half hour was generally a suspense tale with a surprise ending. Written by Peter Harris

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 September 1984 (USA) See more »

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Mono

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Color (Technicolor)| Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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