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The Late Movies – Guess The Theme 75

It’s Thursday, it’s late, it’s time once again for the game that’s sweeping the nation: GUESS THE THEME! All the clips below have something in common. Leave you best guesses in the comments section. Michael Jackson – “Thriller” Warren Zevon – “Werewolves Of London” Twilight Zone Intro BB King – “Into The Night” Dream On (TV Show) – [...]

Life Lessons We Learned From The Twilight Zone

You never forget the moral of the story when you’ve got a chill running up your spine, and there was always a moral of some kind in the TV series The Twilight Zone. However, the lessons you learned might not be the same as those selected by Uproxx’s Josh Kurp. For example, for the above [...]

Vintage Ventriloquist Portraits Will Give You Nightmares

It’s hard for me to imagine a time when people didn’t find ventriloquist dummies to be downright terrifying, and these pictures prove they were the stuff of nightmares well before Rod Serling turned them into cold blooded killers on the Twilight Zone. These old timey portraits of ventriloquists and their dummies come from the Vintage Ventriloquism [...]

Calvin and Hobbes in The Twilight Zone

Cartoonist Timonthy Lim and writer Mark Pellegrini imagined Calvin from Calvin and Hobbes as the villain in “It’s a Good Life“, an episode of The Twilight Zone. Pictured above is one panel. Pellegrini writes: Tonight’s story on The Twilight Zone is somewhat unique and calls for a different kind of introduction. On a given morning not [...]

Video Projected on a 600-Year-Old Clock

So let’s say you’re in Prague on the 600th anniversary of the construction of the Prague Astronomical Clock and you want to have a good time. What do you do? Make a fantastic video and project it onto the entire face of the clock tower, which is quite a feat given the dimensions of the [...]

7 Things You Might Not Know About The Twilight Zone

Mental_floss is celebrating the 50th anniversary of The Twilight Zone in their own way, by bringing trivia about the show. For example, great acting wasn’t exactly a priority during filming of the episodes. Interestingly enough, many of the actors in these pieces, when interviewed decades after the fact, confessed that they weren’t particularly proud of their [...]