R | | Documentary, Horror, Thriller
A compilation of scenes from many science fiction, crime drama and horror films of the 1930s through 1980s.
A sequel, Rolling in the Aisles, which would have focused on classic comedies, was announced to be released by TriStar Pictures in 1987 but production never started.
When mentioning The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974), Donald Pleasence says the movie was inspired by serial killer Ed Gein, pronouncing this Ed Gine, when actually Gein's name is pronounced Geen.
The television network version has additional movie clips added for network viewing as well as replacing violent clips from other movies. The additional movie clips are from the movies: The Legacy (1978), Firestarter (1984), Frenzy (1972), The Car (1977), The Ghost Breakers (1940), The Funhouse (1981), This Island Earth (1955), Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954), The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957), King Kong vs. Godzilla (1963), Tarantula (1955), The Deadly Mantis (1957) and Fahrenheit 451 (1966).
$4,009,866 28 October 1984