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A Nightmare on Elm Street is a 1984 American supernatural fantasy slasher film written and directed by Wes Craven, and the first film of the ''Nightmare on Elm Street'' franchise.
The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.
Adam Riegler (May 27, 1998) is an American actor.
Addams Family Reunion is a 1998 American direct-to-video supernatural children's film based on the characters from the cartoon created by cartoonist Charles Addams.
Addams Family Values is a 1993 American supernatural black comedy film, the sequel to The Addams Family (1991).
Part of the AFI 100 Years… series, AFI's 100 Years…100 Laughs is a list of the top 100 funniest movies in American cinema.
Alice Margaret Ghostley (August 14, 1923 – September 21, 2007) was an American actress and singer.
The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of Disney–ABC Television Group, a subsidiary of the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.
The American Comedy Awards are a group of awards presented annually in the United States recognizing performances and performers in the field of comedy, with an emphasis on television comedy and comedy films.
An American comic book is a thin periodical, typically 32-pages, containing comics content.
The American Film Institute (AFI) is an American film organization that educates filmmakers and honors the heritage of the motion picture arts in the United States.
The American gentry were members of the American upper classes, particularly early in the settlement of the United States.
The Amiga is a family of personal computers introduced by Commodore in 1985.
Andrew Lippa (born December 22, 1964) is an American composer, lyricist, book writer, performer, and producer.
Anjelica Huston (born July 8, 1951) is an American actress, director, and former fashion model.
AOL (formerly a company known as AOL Inc., originally known as America Online, and stylized as Aol.) is a web portal and online service provider based in New York.
Arthur Schmidt (born 1937 in Los Angeles, California) is an American film editor with about 27 film credits between 1977 and 2005.
The Atari ST is a line of home computers from Atari Corporation and the successor to the Atari 8-bit family.
Bally Technologies, Inc. is a manufacturer of slot machines and other gaming technology based in Enterprise, Nevada.
Barry Sonnenfeld (born April 1, 1953) is an American filmmaker and television director.
Bavarian (also known as Bavarian Austrian or Austro-Bavarian; Boarisch or Bairisch; Bairisch; bajor) is a West Germanic language belonging to the Upper German group, spoken in the southeast of the German language area, much of Bavaria, much of Austria and South Tyrol in Italy.
Beatrice "Bebe" Neuwirth (born December 31, 1958) is an American actress, singer, and dancer.
Benedict Arnold (Brandt (1994), p. 4June 14, 1801) was a general during the American Revolutionary War who fought heroically for the American Continental Army—then defected to the enemy in 1780.
Black and white, often abbreviated B/W or B&W, and hyphenated black-and-white when used as an adjective, is any of several monochrome forms in visual arts.
Edith Marie Blossom MacDonald (August 21, 1895 – January 14, 1978), known as Blossom Rock, was an American actress of vaudeville, stage, television, and film, and comedian.
Robert "Bob" Mankoff (born May 1, 1944Wilson, Craig. "Top drawer at 'The New Yorker' Mankoff makes his imprint as cartoon editor," USA Today (2 October 1997): D, 1:2.) is an American cartoonist, editor, and author.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts or BAFTA Film Awards are presented in an annual award show hosted by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) to honour the best British and international contributions to film.
Broadway theatre,Although theater is the generally preferred spelling in the United States (see American and British English spelling differences), many Broadway venues, performers and trade groups for live dramatic presentations use the spelling theatre.
Butch Patrick (born Patrick Alan Lilley; August 2, 1953) is an American former child actor.
Carel Struycken (born 30 July 1948) is a Dutch film, television, and stage actor.
Carol Elaine Channing (born January 31, 1921) is an American actress, singer, dancer and comedian.
Carolyn Laurie Kane (born June 18, 1952) is an American stage, screen and television actress and comedian.
Carolee Carmello (born September 1, 1962, in Albany, New York) is an American actress best known for her performances in Broadway musicals and for playing the role of Maple LaMarsh on the series Remember WENN (1996–1998).
Caroline Thompson (born April 23, 1956) is an American novelist, screenwriter, film director, and producer.
Carolyn Sue Jones (April 28, 1930 – August 3, 1983) was an American actress of television and film.
Carrie Hope Fletcher (born 22 October 1992) is an English singer, songwriter, actress (primarily in musical theatre), author and vlogger from Harrow.
A cartoon is a type of illustration, possibly animated, typically in a non-realistic or semi-realistic style.
Cartoon Network Studios is an American animation studio located in 300 N 3rd St., Burbank, California.
A cartoonist (also comic strip creator) is a visual artist who specializes in drawing cartoons.
CBS (an initialism of the network's former name, the Columbia Broadcasting System) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of CBS Corporation.
Central Park is an urban park in Manhattan, New York City.
Charles Samuel Addams (January 7, 1912 – September 29, 1988) was an American cartoonist known for his darkly humorous and macabre characters.
The Chicago Tribune is a daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois, United States, owned by Tronc, Inc., formerly Tribune Publishing.
A children's film, or family film, is a film genre that contains children or relates to them in the context of home and family.
Christina Ricci (born February 12, 1980) is an American actress and former child actress.
Christopher Hart (born February 22, 1961) is a Canadian actor and magician, famous for playing Thing, the disembodied hand, in the 1991, 1993, and 1998 movies The Addams Family, Addams Family Values, and Addams Family Reunion.
Christopher Allen Lloyd (born October 22, 1938) is an American actor, voice actor, and comedian. Lloyd came to public attention in Northeastern theater productions during the 1960s and early 1970s, earning an Obie Award and a Drama Desk Award for his work. He made his screen debut in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975), and gained widespread recognition as Jim Ignatowski in the comedy series Taxi (1978–1983), for which he won two Emmy Awards. Lloyd also starred as Emmett "Doc" Brown in the ''Back to the Future'' trilogy, Judge Doom in Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988), and Uncle Fester in The Addams Family (1991) and its sequel Addams Family Values (1993). Lloyd earned a third Emmy for his 1992 guest appearance in Road to Avonlea, and won an Independent Spirit Award for his performance in Twenty Bucks (1993). He has done extensive voice work, including Merlock in DuckTales the Movie (1990), Grigori Rasputin in Anastasia (1997), The Woodsman in Cartoon Network miniseries Over the Garden Wall (2014), and the Hacker in PBS Kids series Cyberchase (2002–present), which earned him two further Emmy nominations. He has also been nominated for two Saturn Awards and a BIFA Award.
The cinema of the United States, often metonymously referred to as Hollywood, has had a profound effect on the film industry in general since the early 20th century.
The Commodore 64, also known as the C64 or the CBM 64, is an 8-bit home computer introduced in January 1982 by Commodore International (first shown at the Consumer Electronics Show, in Las Vegas, January 7–10, 1982).
Conrad Vernon (born July 11, 1968) is an American voice actor, director, writer and storyboard artist best known for his work on the DreamWorks animated film series Shrek as well as other films such as Monsters vs. Aliens, Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted and Penguins of Madagascar.
Cousin Itt is a fictional character in the Addams Family television and film series.
A cult film or cult movie, also commonly referred to as a cult classic, is a film that has acquired a cult following.
Daryl Christine Hannah (born December 3, 1960) is an American film actress and an environmental activist.
The Daytime Emmy Award is an American accolade bestowed by the New York–based National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in recognition of excellence in American daytime television programming.
Deadline Hollywood, also known as Deadline.com and previously known as news blog Deadline Hollywood Daily, is an online magazine founded by Nikki Finke in 2006.
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Dorothea Carothers "Dede" Allen (December 3, 1923 – April 17, 2010) This obituary incorrectly states that she was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, which was subsequently acknowledged in an online correction.
Direct-to-video or straight-to-video refers to the release of a film to the public immediately on home video formats rather than a theatrical release or television broadcast.
Dog Latin, also known as Cod Latin, macaronic Latin, mock Latin, or Canis Latinicus, refers to the creation of a phrase or jargon in imitation of Latin,, Bartleby.com often by "translating" English words (or those of other languages) into Latin by conjugating or declining them as if they were Latin words.
Don Markstein's Toonopedia (subtitled A Vast Repository of Toonological Knowledge) is a web encyclopedia of print cartoons, comic strips and animation, initiated February 13, 2001.
Donald William Peterman, A.S.C. (January 3, 1932 – February 5, 2011) was an American cinematographer whose numerous feature film credits included Flashdance, Men in Black, Cocoon and Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home.
The Drama Desk Awards are presented annually and were first awarded in 1955 to recognize excellence in New York theatre productions on Broadway, Off-Broadway and Off-Off-Broadway.
Eddie Munster is a fictional character on the CBS sitcom The Munsters, in the TV pilot and then Butch Patrick in the TV series.
The Edinburgh Festival Theatre (originally Empire Palace Theatre and later shortened to Empire Theatre) is a performing arts venue located on Nicolson Street in Edinburgh, Scotland used primarily for performances of opera and ballet, large-scale musical events, and touring groups.
Ellie Anne Harvie (born April 7, 1965) is a Canadian actress who portrayed Morticia on The New Addams Family.
Empire is a British film magazine published monthly by Bauer Consumer Media of Hamburg based Bauer Media Group.
Evolution is change in the heritable characteristics of biological populations over successive generations.
An extended family is a family that extends beyond the nuclear family, consisting of parents like father, mother, and their children, aunts, uncles, and cousins, all living nearby or in the same household.
Felix Anthony Silla (born Roccacasale, L'Aquila - Italy, January 11, 1937), also credited as Felix Cilla, is an Italian-born American film and television actor and stuntman, known for his role as the costumed character of "Cousin Itt" on television's The Addams Family, with the voice usually provided by Anthony Magro (1923–2004).
Freeform is an American cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the Disney–ABC Television Group division of The Walt Disney Company.
From the Dust Returned is a fix-up fantasy novel by Ray Bradbury published in 2001.
Gahan Wilson (born February 18, 1930) is an American author, cartoonist and illustrator known for his cartoons depicting horror-fantasy situations.
Gail Berman (born August 17, 1956) is co-owner and founding partner of The Jackal Group, a production entity formed in partnership with Fox Networks Group.
The is an 8-bit handheld game console which was developed and manufactured by Nintendo and first released on the 100th anniversary of Nintendo in Japan on, in North America on and in Europe on.
The Game Boy Color (GBC) is a handheld game console manufactured by Nintendo, which was released on October 21, 1998 in Japan and was released in November of the same year in international markets.
The is an 8-bit fourth generation handheld game console released by Sega on October 6, 1990 in Japan, in April throughout North America and Europe, and during 1992 in Australia.
Glenn Taranto (born January 27, 1959) is an American actor and screenwriter, perhaps best known for his role as Gomez on The New Addams Family.
The Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy was first awarded by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association as a separate category in 1951.
Gomez Addams is the patriarch of The Addams Family, created by cartoonist Charles Addams for The New Yorker magazine in the 1930s, and subsequently portrayed in television, film and stage.
The goth subculture is a music subculture that began in England during the early 1980s, where it developed from the audience of gothic rock, an offshoot of the post-punk genre.
Gothic fashion is a clothing style marked by conspicuously dark, mysterious, antiquated and homogeneous features.
The Grammy Award for Best Engineered Recording – Special or Novel Effects was awarded from 1960 to 1965.
Grandmama is a fictional character in the Addams Family television and film series.
The Great Pumpkin is an unseen holiday figure in the comic strip Peanuts by Charles M. Schulz.
Halloween or Hallowe'en (a contraction of All Hallows' Evening), also known as Allhalloween, All Hallows' Eve, or All Saints' Eve, is a celebration observed in a number of countries on 31 October, the eve of the Western Christian feast of All Hallows' Day.
Halloween with the New Addams Family is a 1977 American made-for-television comedy horror film starring John Astin, Carolyn Jones, Jackie Coogan, Ted Cassidy, Lisa Loring, Ken Weatherwax and Felix Silla, and was a reunion of sorts with the actors reprising their roles from the original 1964–66 series The Addams Family.
Hanna-Barbera Productions, Inc. (simply known as Hanna-Barbera and also referred to as H-B Enterprises, H-B Production Company and Hanna-Barbera Cartoons, Inc.) was an American animation studio that served as a division of Warner Bros. Animation until it was absorbed by them.
The history of the United States from 1918 through 1945 covers the post-World War I era, the Great Depression, and World War II.
Honda Odyssey can refer to three motor vehicles manufactured by Honda.
Horrible Histories is a British sketch comedy television series, part of the children's history books of the same name.
Horror is a genre of speculative fiction which is intended to, or has the capacity to frighten, scare, disgust, or startle its readers or viewers by inducing feelings of horror and terror.
The Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation is given each year for theatrical films, television episodes, or other dramatized works related to science fiction or fantasy released in the previous calendar year.
ICOM Simulations was a software company based in Wheeling, Illinois.
Illinois is a state in the Midwestern region of the United States.
Illumination Entertainment, or simply Illumination, is an American film and animation studio, founded by Chris Meledandri in 2007.
Improbable is an English theatre company founded in 1996 by Lee Simpson, Phelim McDermott, Julian Crouch (artistic directors) and producer Nick Sweeting.
John Albert "Jack" Riley Jr. (December 30, 1935 – August 19, 2016) was an American actor and comedian, who was best known for playing Elliot Carlin on The Bob Newhart Show and for voicing Stu Pickles in the Rugrats franchise.
John Leslie "Jackie" Coogan (October 26, 1914 – March 1, 1984) was an American actor and comedian who began his movie career as a child actor in silent films.
Jacqueline Laura Hoffman (born November 29, 1960) is an American actress, singer, and stand-up comedian known for her one-woman shows of Jewish-themed original songs and monologues.
James Yeoburn (born 30 December 1989) is an English theatre producer and entrepreneur.
Jane Rose (February 7, 1913 – June 29, 1979) was an American character actress, perhaps best remembered today as Audrey Dexter, the gently befuddled mother-in-law of Phyllis Lindstrom on the CBS sitcom Phyllis (1975–77).
Janet Marie Waldo (February 4, 1919 – June 12, 2016) was an American radio and voice actress.
Jeannie Elias (born August 23, 1954 in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian voice actress who has featured in animated films, shows and video games.
Jerome Edward Trager "Jerry" Messing is an American actor.
James Jonah Cummings (born November 3, 1952) is an American voice actor and singer, who has appeared in almost 400 roles.
Jim Miller (born 1955) is an American film editor.
James Christopher Workman (born October 4, 1980) is an American retired actor, best known for playing the role of Pugsley Addams in The Addams Family (1991) and Addams Family Values (1993).
Joan Mary Cusack (born October 11, 1962) is an American actress.
Alicia Christian "Jodie" Foster (born November 19, 1962) is an American actress, director, and producer.
John Allen Astin (born March 30, 1930) is an American actor who has appeared in numerous films and television series, as well as a television director and voice artist.
John DeSantis (born January 21, 1977) is a Canadian actor, best known as Lurch on Fox Family's television of The New Addams Family.
John Franklin (born John Paul Salapatek; June 16, 1959) is an American actor best known for playing Isaac Chroner in Children of the Corn (1984), and Cousin Itt in The Addams Family (1991).
John Winfield Stephenson (August 9, 1923 – May 15, 2015) was an American actor, most active in voice-over roles.
Jove Books, formerly known as Pyramid Books, is an American paperback and eBook publishing imprint, founded as an independent paperback house in 1949 by Almat Magazine Publishers (Alfred R. Plaine and Matthew Huttner).
Judith Malina (June 4, 1926 – April 10, 2015) was a German-born American theater and film actress, writer and director.
Kenneth Patrick Weatherwax (September 29, 1955 – December 7, 2014) was an American child actor best known for having played Pugsley Addams on The Addams Family.
The Kennedy family is an American political family that has long been prominent in American politics, public service, and business.
Kevin Chamberlin (born November 25, 1963) is an American actor.
Krysta Anne Rodriguez (born July 23, 1984) is an American actress and singer.
Larry Wilson is an American film producer and screenwriter.
Lennie Weinrib (April 29, 1935 – June 28, 2006), also known as Lenny Weinrib, Leonard Weinrib, and Len Weinrib, was an American actor, voice actor, comedian and writer.
Leslie Dennis Heseltine (born 12 October 1953), known as Les Dennis, is an English television presenter, actor and comedian.
A libretto is the text used in, or intended for, an extended musical work such as an opera, operetta, masque, oratorio, cantata or musical.
Lisa Loring (born Lisa Ann DeCinces; February 16, 1958) is an American actress.
Elizabeth Larrieu Torres (born September 27, 1947) is an American actress, singer, and comedian.
Lloyd Braun (born 1958) is an American media executive.
The Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (previously known as the Globe Theatre) is a Broadway theatre located at 205 West 46th Street in midtown-Manhattan.
Lurch (whose first name is unknown) is a fictional character created by American cartoonist Charles Addams as a manservant to The Addams Family.
M&M's are "colorful button-shaped chocolates", each of which has the letter "m" printed in lower case on one side, surrounding a filling which varies depending upon the variety of M&M's.
In works of art, macabre is the quality of having a grim or ghastly atmosphere.
Mademoiselle was a women's magazine first published in 1935 by Street and Smith and later acquired by Condé Nast Publications.
Marc Shaiman (SHAY-man) (born October 22, 1959) is a Grammy, Emmy, Tony award-winning, and multi-Oscar-nominated American composer and lyricist for films, television, and theatre.
Marshall Brickman (born August 25, 1939) is an American screenwriter and director, best known for his collaborations with Woody Allen.
The is a third-generation home video game console that was manufactured by Sega.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (initialized as MGM or hyphenated as M-G-M, also known as Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer or simply Metro, and for a former interval known as Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists, or MGM/UA) is an American media company, involved primarily in the production and distribution of feature films and television programs.
Michael Roberds (January 18, 1964 – May 15, 2016) was a Canadian actor.
Midway Games Inc. (formerly Midway Manufacturing and commonly known as Midway) was an American video game developer and publisher.
Mike Elliott is an American film producer, film director and writer.
A mobile home (also trailer, trailer home, house trailer, static caravan, residential caravan) is a prefabricated structure, built in a factory on a permanently attached chassis before being transported to site (either by being towed or on a trailer).
A monster is a creature which produces fear or physical harm by its appearance or its actions.
Morticia Addams is a fictional character from The Addams Family television and film series. Created by cartoonist Charles Addams, she was based on his first wife Barbara.
Nairobi is the capital and the largest city of Kenya.
Nancy Linari is an American actress and voice actress who is most popular as voicing many minor Sonic the Hedgehog characters.
Nathan Lane (born Joseph Lane; February 3, 1956) is an American actor and writer.
The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.
Nicole Marie Fugere (pronounced "foo-zhair") (born September 25, 1986) is an American actress and model.
The Nintendo Entertainment System (commonly abbreviated as NES) is an 8-bit home video game console that was developed and manufactured by Nintendo.
Ocean Software Ltd (also known in the United States as Ocean of America, Inc.), commonly referred to as Ocean, was a British software development company, that became one of the biggest European video game developers and publishers of the 1980s and 1990s.
Orion Pictures Corporation is an American motion picture producer and distributor that produced and released films from 1978 until 1999 and was also involved in television production and syndication throughout the 1980s until the early 1990s.
Owen Roizman A.S.C. (born 22 September 1936) is a retired American cinematographer.
Pamela Pettler is an American screenwriter, television producer and television writer.
Paramount Pictures Corporation (also known simply as Paramount) is an American film studio based in Hollywood, California, that has been a subsidiary of the American media conglomerate Viacom since 1994.
Parley Edward Baer (August 5, 1914 – November 22, 2002) was an American actor in radio and later in television and film.
Patrick Howard "Pat" Fraley (born February 18, 1949) is an American voice actor and voice-over teacher who is best known as the voice of Krang, Casey Jones, Baxter Stockman and numerous other characters from the 1987 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles animated television series.
Pat McCormick (June 30, 1927 – July 29, 2005) was an American actor and comedy writer known for playing Big Enos Burdette in Smokey and the Bandit and its two sequels.
Paul Dobson is an English and Canadian voice actor, who works for Ocean Studios and various other studios in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Paul M. Rudnick (born December 29, 1957) is an American playwright, novelist, screenwriter and essayist.
Phelim McDermott (born 21 August 1963) is an English actor and stage director.
Phil Fondacaro (born November 8, 1958) is an American actor.
The piccolo (Italian for "small", but named ottavino in Italy) is a half-size flute, and a member of the woodwind family of musical instruments.
Pinball is a type of arcade game, in which points are scored by a player manipulating one or more steel balls on a play field inside a glass-covered cabinet called a pinball table (or "pinball machine").
Playbill is a monthly U.S. magazine for theatregoers.
PopMatters is an international online magazine of cultural criticism that covers many aspects of popular culture.
Popular Mechanics is a classic magazine of popular science and technology.
Pugsley Addams is a member of the fictional Addams family, created by American cartoonist Charles Addams.
Raúl Rafael Juliá y Arcelay (March 9, 1940 – October 24, 1994) was a Puerto Rican actor who received international recognition.
Ralph Sall is an American record producer, music supervisor, composer, songwriter, and screenwriter.
Ray Douglas Bradbury (August 22, 1920June 5, 2012) was an American author and screenwriter.
A remake is a film or television series that is based on an earlier film or TV series and tells the same, or a very similar, story.
Rick Elice (born November 17, 1956) is a writer and former stage actor.
Charles Elmer "Rip" Taylor Jr. (born January 13, 1935) is an American actor and comedian.
The Roosevelt family is an American business and political family from New York whose members have included two United States Presidents, a First Lady, and various merchants, politicians, inventors, clergymen, artists, and socialites.
Saban Entertainment, Inc. (along with Saban International, which operated outside the US; current legal name is BVS Entertainment, Inc.) is a worldwide-served independent American-Israeli television production company formed in 1980 by music and television producers Haim Saban and Shuki Levy as "Saban Productions".
Samantha Zoe Womack (Janus; born 2 November 1972) is a British actress, singer and director, in film, television and stage.
Satire is a genre of literature, and sometimes graphic and performing arts, in which vices, follies, abuses, and shortcomings are held up to ridicule, ideally with the intent of shaming individuals, corporations, government, or society itself into improvement.
Saturday-morning cartoon is a colloquial term for the original animated television programming that was typically scheduled on Saturday mornings in the United States on the major television networks.
The Saturn Award is an award presented annually by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films; it was initially created to honor science fiction, fantasy, and horror on film, but has since grown to reward other films belonging to genre fiction, as well as on television and home media releases.
A scarecrow is a decoy or mannequin, often in the shape of a human.
Scooby-Doo is an American animated franchise, comprising many animated television series produced from 1969 to the present day.
Scott Rudin (born July 14, 1958) is an American film and theatre producer.
The Sega Genesis, known as the in regions outside of North America, is a 16-bit home video game console developed and sold by Sega.
Snagglepuss is a Hanna-Barbera cartoon character created in 1959, a pink anthropomorphic mountain lion sporting an upturned collar, shirt cuffs, and a string tie who has a great desire to be a stage actor.
Snooper and Blabber is one of the sequences from The Quick Draw McGraw Show (produced by Hanna-Barbera, between 1959 and 1962).
Stop motion is an animated-film making technique in which objects are physically manipulated in small increments between individually photographed frames so that they appear to exhibit independent motion when the series of frames is played back as a fast sequence.
Stuart Matthew Price (born 6 August 1983 in Kidderminster, England) is a British actor, dancer and West End stage and concert singer known for playing Riff Raff in three European tours of The Rocky Horror Show.
Bernard Solomon Kotzin (November 11, 1918 – December 14, 1997), known as Stubby Kaye, was an American actor, comedian, vaudevillian and singer, known for his appearances on Broadway and in film musicals.
The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (officially abbreviated the Super NES or SNES, and colloquially shortened to Super Nintendo) is a 16-bit home video game console developed by Nintendo that was released in 1990 in Japan and South Korea, 1991 in North America, 1992 in Europe and Australasia (Oceania), and 1993 in South America.
A swamp is a wetland that is forested.
Theodore Crawford Cassidy (July 31, 1932 – January 16, 1979) was an American actor of radio, television and film and voice artist.
Television is one of the major mass media of the United States.
Terrence Vaughan Mann (born July 1, 1951) is an American actor, theatre director, and singer.
The Addams Family is an American television series based on the characters from Charles Addams' ''New Yorker'' cartoons.
The Addams Family is an animated sitcom adaptation of the Charles Addams cartoons produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions in 1973.
The Addams Family is a 1991 American supernatural black comedy film based on the characters from the cartoon created by cartoonist Charles Addams and the 1964 TV series produced by David Levy.
The Addams Family is an American animated series based on the eponymous comic strip characters by Charles Addams and is the second cartoon show to feature the Addams (the first was the 1973 series).
The Addams Family is a musical comedy with music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa and the book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice.
There have been five video games based on The Addams Family television series and films, released between 1989 and 2001 on various home video game consoles.
The Addams Family is a platform game based on the 1991 movie of the same name released by Ocean Software in 1992.
The theme for the TV series The Addams Family was written and arranged by longtime Hollywood film and television composer Vic Mizzy.
The Addams Family: An Evilution is a book about the "evilution" of The Addams Family characters created by American cartoonist Charles Addams.
The Daily Telegraph, commonly referred to simply as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally.
The Flintstones is an American animated sitcom produced by Hanna-Barbera for ABC.
The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.
The Munsters is an American sitcom depicting the home life of a family of benign monsters starring Fred Gwynne as Frankenstein's monster-type head-of-the-household Herman Munster, Yvonne De Carlo as his vampire wife, Lily Munster, Al Lewis as Grandpa, the over-the-hill vampire who relishes in talking about the "good old days", and Beverly Owen (later replaced by Pat Priest) as their teenage niece whose all-American beauty made her the family outcast and Butch Patrick as their half-vampire, half-werewolf son Eddie Munster.
The New Addams Family was an American-Canadian sitcom that aired from October 1998 to August 1999 on YTV in Canada and Fox Family in the United States.
The New Scooby-Doo Movies is an American animated mystery comedy television series produced by Hanna-Barbera for CBS.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The New Yorker is an American magazine of reportage, commentary, criticism, essays, fiction, satire, cartoons, and poetry.
The Simpsons is an American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening for the Fox Broadcasting Company.
The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.
Theme music is a piece that is often written specifically for a radio program, television program, video game or movie, and usually played during the intro, opening credits and/or ending credits.
Thing T. Thing, often referred to as just Thing, is a fictional character in The Addams Family series.
Timothy Walter BurtonTim Burton's middle name is cited as Walter by the Museum of Modern Art on its and covering Burton's career as an artist and filmmaker, though it is cited as William by other sources, such as the (born August 25, 1958) is an American film director, producer, artist, writer, and animator.
Timothy James Curry (born 19 April 1946) is an English actor, voice actor and singer.
Time is an American weekly news magazine and news website published in New York City.
Tombstone is a historic city in Cochise County, Arizona, United States, founded in 1879 by prospector Ed Schieffelin in what was then Pima County, Arizona Territory.
The Antoinette Perry Award for Excellence in Broadway Theatre, more commonly known as the Tony Award, recognizes excellence in live Broadway theatre.
The TurboGrafx-16 Entertainment SuperSystem, known in Japan and France as the, is a home video game console jointly developed by Hudson Soft and NEC Home Electronics, released in Japan on October 30, 1987 and in the United States on August 29, 1989.
TV Guide is a bi-weekly American magazine that provides television program listings information as well as television-related news, celebrity interviews and gossip, film reviews, crossword puzzles, and, in some issues, horoscopes.
Uncle Fester, also known as Fester Addams, is a member of the fictional Addams Family.
Universal Pictures (also known as Universal Studios) is an American film studio owned by Comcast through the Universal Filmed Entertainment Group division of its wholly owned subsidiary NBCUniversal.
Vancouver is a coastal seaport city in western Canada, located in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia.
Variety is a weekly American entertainment trade magazine and website owned by Penske Media Corporation.
Victor Mizzy (January 9, 1916 – October 17, 2009) as pen name Vic Mizzy, was an American composer for television and movies whose best-known works are the themes to the 1960s television sitcoms Green Acres and The Addams Family.
Victorian architecture is a series of architectural revival styles in the mid-to-late 19th century.
Vito Giusto Scotti (January 26, 1918 – June 5, 1996) was a prominent American character actor of Italian descent, who played many roles, primarily from the late 1930s to the mid-1990s on Broadway, films and later television.
Vogue is a fashion and lifestyle magazine covering many topics including fashion, beauty, culture, living, and runway.
Warner Home Video is the home video distribution arm of Warner Bros. Founded in 1978 as WCI Home Video (standing for Warner Communications, Inc.), the company primarily releases titles from the film and television library of Warner Bros.
A web series is a series of scripted or non-scripted videos, generally in episodic form, released on the Internet and part of the web television medium, which first emerged in the late 1990s and become more prominent in the early 2000s (decade).
Wednesday Addams is a fictional character created by American cartoonist Charles Addams in his comic strip The Addams Family.
Wesley Earl "Wes" Craven (August 2, 1939 – August 30, 2015) was an American film director, writer, producer, and actor.
Wesley Taylor (born August 13, 1986) is an American stage actor and writer, best known for his work in musical theatre and television.
Westfield is a town in Union County of New Jersey, United States.
Whalerock Industries is an American media and technology company.
William Shawn (August 31, 1907 – December 8, 1992) was an American magazine editor who edited The New Yorker from 1952 until 1987.
A witch doctor was originally a type of healer who treated ailments believed to be caused by witchcraft.
Yiddish (ייִדיש, יידיש or אידיש, yidish/idish, "Jewish",; in older sources ייִדיש-טײַטש Yidish-Taitsh, Judaeo-German) is the historical language of the Ashkenazi Jews.
Zachary "Zach" James (born December 7, 1981) is an American actor and operatic bass.
The ZX Spectrum is an 8-bit personal home computer released in the United Kingdom in 1982 by Sinclair Research.
16-bit microcomputers are computers in which 16-bit microprocessors were the norm.
8-bit color graphics is a method of storing image information in a computer's memory or in an image file, such that each pixel is represented by one 8-bit byte.
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