Twilight Zone The Movie (1983)

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Film version, in four segments, of the old TV programme. Prologue: Two men driving down a road at night sing and talk to kill time, and recall the scariest episodes of the Twilight Zone TV programme. Then the passenger insists on showing the driver something truly scary. Story 1: A racial bigot finds himself going back in time to be in the clutches of the Nazis in occupied France, then a Ku Klux Klan lynch mob, then a group of US soliders in Vietnam. Story 2: Residents in an old folks' home are given a chance to regain their lost youth by a magical game of Kick the Can. Story 3: A young boy, Anthony, controls the lives of adults in a house that operates under the rules of TV cartoons, where anything can happen, but a kind new arrival attempts to teach Anthony to control his powers and use them constructively. Story 4: During a stormy flight, terrified plane passenger John Valentine is convinced a hideous creature out on the wing is bent on destroying the plane's engines.

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