Title: Creature Features - October 22, 1977
Duration: 1 hour and 40 minutes
The episode kicks off with a screening of the 1955 classic "Tarantula," immersing viewers in the suspenseful world of giant creature cinema. This vintage sci-fi thriller promises to evoke chills and captivate audiences with its creature-feature charm.
Halloween Costume Kids (1977 Costumes from Woolworths Department Stores):
Adding a festive touch to the episode, Creature Features welcomes Halloween Costume Kids showcasing their 1977 ensembles from Woolworths Department Stores. This segment offers a glimpse into the popular costumes of the time, adding a nostalgic flair to the broadcast.
Mark Hamill (Star Wars):
A highlight of the episode is the presence of Mark Hamill, renowned for his iconic role in Star Wars. Hamill's appearance provides fans with insights into the making of the groundbreaking film. Additionally, the episode includes the very first Star Wars movie trailer from 1976, offering a rare glimpse into the early anticipation and excitement surrounding the cinematic phenomenon.
This 1-hour and 40-minute episode promises a delightful blend of classic sci-fi horror with "Tarantula," complemented by a festive touch with the Halloween Costume Kids segment. Mark Hamill's interview and the inclusion of the inaugural Star Wars movie trailer add a special dimension, making it a must-watch for fans of both vintage creature features and the cultural phenomenon that is Star Wars.