Really Weird Tales

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  • Genre(s): Sci-Fi Comedy
  • Release year: 1987
  • Running time: 85 min
Top comedic talent hits new heights of zaniness in this three-episode parody of classic Sci-Fi shows like The Twilight Zone and The Outer Limits. Joe Flaherty (SCTV, Used Cars) hosts this wonderfully clever, bizarre and delightfully funny Really Weird Tales.

Top comedic talent hits new heights of zaniness in this three-episode parody of classic Sci-Fi shows like The Twilight Zone and The Outer Limits. Joe Flaherty (SCTV, Used Cars) hosts this wonderfully clever, bizarre and delightfully funny Really Weird Tales.

Original Release

02/02/1987

Cast

Joe Flaherty Host
Martin Short Shucky
John Candy Howard Jensen
Catherine O'Hara Theresa Sharpe
Donald Harron Wade Jeffries
Olivia D'Abo Tippy (segment "All's Well that Ends Strange")
Deborah Hancock Kim (segment "All's Well that Ends Strange")
Astrid Falconi Kelly (segment "All's Well that Ends Strange") (as Astrid Brandt)
Georgia Steele Brandy (segment "All's Well that Ends Strange")
Bob Lem Bartender (segment "All's Well that Ends Strange")
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

John Blanchard, Paul Lynch, Don McBrearty

Writers

David Flaherty, Joe Flaherty, John McAndrew, Catherine O'Hara

Cast

Joe Flaherty Host
Martin Short Shucky
John Candy Howard Jensen
Catherine O'Hara Theresa Sharpe
Donald Harron Wade Jeffries
Olivia D'Abo Tippy (segment "All's Well that Ends Strange")
Deborah Hancock Kim (segment "All's Well that Ends Strange")
Astrid Falconi Kelly (segment "All's Well that Ends Strange") (as Astrid Brandt)
Georgia Steele Brandy (segment "All's Well that Ends Strange")
Bob Lem Bartender (segment "All's Well that Ends Strange")
Bob Bainborough Gary (segment "All's Well that Ends Strange")
Bruce Pirrie Jack (segment "All's Well that Ends Strange")
Jennifer Inch Robot (segment "All's Well that Ends Strange")
Sheila McCarthy Ellie Hutchins (segment "Cursed with Charisma")
Christopher Januszczak Jimmy Hutchins (segment "Cursed with Charisma")
Don Lake Hugh Millins (segment "Cursed with Charisma")
Wayne Robson Jeter (segment "Cursed with Charisma")
Shirley Douglas Edna Besley (segment "Cursed with Charisma")
Pat Hamilton Assessor (segment "Cursed with Charisma")
Eric Keenleyside Alien #1 (segment "Cursed with Charisma")

Producers

Joe Flaherty Executive Producer
Michael MacMillan Executive Producer
Patrick Whitley Producer
Seaton McLean Producer

Editors

George Appleby, Ralph Brunjes

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