Television

Ghost Story Ep. 5: “The Summer House”

Episode #5: “The Summer House” (October 13, 1972) Plot: “A woman is trapped in a strange world between reality and a nightmare while her vacation home seems possessed of its own malevolent personality.” Work is keeping me really busy this month so I've fallen behind on my Ghost Story write-ups but I wanted to quickly… Continue reading Ghost Story Ep. 5: “The Summer House”

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Ghost Story Ep. 4: “Bad Connection”

Episode #4: "Bad Connection" (October 6, 1972) Plot: "A  widow starts getting phone calls from her dead husband." Karen Black stars as the young widow of a dead pilot killed in the Vietnam War who is about to get remarried. Her world is suddenly turned upside down when she realizes she's being stalked by her dead husband...… Continue reading Ghost Story Ep. 4: “Bad Connection”

Television

Ghost Story Ep. 3: “At the Cradle Foot”

Episode #3: "At the Cradle Foot" (September 29, 1972) Plot: "A father who believes he has powerful premonitions tries to change future events after dreaming that his daughter will be murdered in 20 years." This episode was interesting, mainly due to use of hazy dream sequences to tell the story of Paul (James Franciscus) a… Continue reading Ghost Story Ep. 3: “At the Cradle Foot”

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Ghost Story Ep. 2: “The Concrete Captain”

Episode #2: "The Concrete Captain" (September 22, 1972) Plot: "The spirit of a dead sea-captain buried in concrete on the seashore haunts two tourists." Gena Rowlands & Stuart Whitman play a married couple named Kate & Ed Lucas who are celebrating their anniversary with a beach side drive along the California coast. After Whitman's character… Continue reading Ghost Story Ep. 2: “The Concrete Captain”

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Ghost Story Ep 01: “The Dead We Leave Behind”

Episode #1 "The Dead We Leave Behind" (September 15, 1972) Plot: Ranger Elliot Brent (Jason Robards) is frustrated with his bored wife (Stella Stevens) who spends all day watching TV in their isolated home. During an argument, he accidentally kills her and buries her body in a backyard shed. Afterward he begins to see her… Continue reading Ghost Story Ep 01: “The Dead We Leave Behind”