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WNUF Halloween Special (2013)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Horror | 18 October 2013 (USA)
Originally broadcast live on October 31, 1987, the 'WNUF Halloween Special' is a stunning expose of terrifying supernatural activity that unfolded at the infamous Webber House, the site of ... See full summary »

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Chris LaMartina, Carley Cooper (commercial "The Shining Trapeze Strip Club") | 12 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Paul Fahrenkopf ... Frank Stewart
Aaron Henkin Aaron Henkin ... WNUF Announcer (voice)
Nicolette le Faye Nicolette le Faye ... Veronica Stanze
Leanna Chamish ... Deborah Merritt
Richard Cutting ... Gavin Gordon
Brian St. August ... Dr. Louis Berger
Helenmary Ball Helenmary Ball ... Claire Berger
Robert Long II Robert Long II ... Father Joseph Matheson
Sabrina Taylor-Smith Sabrina Taylor-Smith ... Donna Miles
Thomas Lee Johnson Thomas Lee Johnson ... Carl Durant
Kendra North ... Angela Harris
Frederick Cowie Frederick Cowie ... Officer Howard Bookwalter
Bob Creager ... Dr. Stanley Allen, DDS
Ron LaMartina Ron LaMartina ... Governor Mike Barlow
George Stover ... Dr. Bloodwrench
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Originally broadcast live on October 31, 1987, the 'WNUF Halloween Special' is a stunning expose of terrifying supernatural activity that unfolded at the infamous Webber House, the site of ghastly murders. Local television personality Frank Stewart leads a group of paranormal investigators including Catholic exorcist, Father Joseph Matheson and the prolific husband-and-wife team Louis and Claire Berger. Together, the experts explore the darkest corners of the supposedly haunted Webber House, trying to prove the existence of the demonic entities within. Did they find the horrific truth or simply put superstitious rumors to rest? Written by Anonymous

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Is the Webber House really haunted? Do ghosts really exist? This Halloween, join WNUF TV-28's Frank Stewart and a team of paranormal experts, as they seek to unravel the mystery. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Horror

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 October 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Специальная Хеллоуинская программа WNUF See more »

Filming Locations:

Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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Budget:

$1,500 (estimated)
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Midnight Crew Studios See more »
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Color:

Color
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The role of Frank Stewart was specifically written for Paul Fahrenkopf to play. See more »

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References TRON (1982) See more »

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The Pursuit of Purity
29 April 2019 | by scythertitusSee all my reviews

So much detail went into this film to make it appear as a real recording of an 80s TV channel at Halloween, right down to the repetitive and mind numbing commercials. It all goes to create a tremendous effect of realism and everything is kept toned down and believable.

The only downside to this is that if people are looking for things to go bonkers then you will be disappointed, and if you don't care about emersion or mood then the format is wasted on you and you might as well not bother, because this isn't just about cool nostalgia, it's about creating a legitimate portrayal of what would have occurred. For me the best part was the repetitive Halloween Special intro that comes across as cheesy and over the top in that typical network way at first, and feels more and more inappropriate as things turn more serious, that was a great touch.

Overall this is a testament to the care and detail that a movie maker can put into a project to create something unique. There is a subtle menace and comedy to everything shown, but if you aren't into sublty or realism then this isn't for you.


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