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Anybody remember the late 70's show "Cliff Hangers"?

Old 05-30-03, 08:57 PM
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Anybody remember the late 70's show "Cliff Hangers"?

I have only vague memories of this show from childhood - one part was a vampire story, one part a murder mystery, and one a sci-fi western. I thought it was pretty cool at the time, but I guess the premise failed miserably. Each week the three series had about a 15 minute segment, each of which ended with a cliff-hanger. I have read that the producers royally screwed up because they satrted each series half-way through the story, and only the dracula story actually ended.

Anyone have any info on the show - websites, etc.? Thanks.
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Old 05-30-03, 09:06 PM
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I remember it, vaguely.
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Old 05-30-03, 09:25 PM
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Never heard of it, but found this...

and these...

Sounds like it was an interesting idea.
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Old 05-30-03, 09:36 PM
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Man, I used to LOVE this show [size=1][for the 11 weeks that it was on...] but I couldn't remember the name of it for the life of me..
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I remember it. It was a good idea, albeit poorly executed. I would love to see it revisited with decent scripts and acting this time around.
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Old 05-30-03, 11:38 PM
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This is weird... today, looking at the release for the S.W.A.T. season one DVD, I had a flashback of this show "Cliffhanger". Now here's a thread for it I take it a DVD release is out of the question?
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Old 05-31-03, 01:22 PM
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It would be nice to see some of this show available either on DVD or at least on line or something. I remember parts of it were rather cheesy, but in a good "Dr. Who" sort of way.

Thanks for the other links. Anyone know of a site with still-pics from the show?
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