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Criswell (1907–1982)

"87% of Criswell's predictions have come true!" -- The ones he reminds you of. Whereas it is true Criswell made an amazing forecast on The Jack Paar Program (1962) on March 10, 1963: "I predict that President Kennedy will not run for reelection in 1964, because of something that will happen to him in November 1963." Criswell also predicted the ... See full bio »

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Criswell Predicts
(1953)
Orgy of the Dead
Orgy of the Dead The Emperor
(1965)
Plan 9 from Outer Space
(1959)

Filmography

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 1965 Orgy of the Dead
The Emperor
 1959 Night of the Ghouls
Criswell
 1959 Plan 9 from Outer Space
Narrator
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 1953 Criswell Predicts (TV Series) (executive producer)
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 2011 Edición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) (in memory of - 1 episode)
- Pack Ed Wood (2011) ... (in memory of)
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 1963-1972 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
Himself - Criswell Predicts / Himself - Mindreader
- Episode #12.34 (1972) ... Himself - Criswell Predicts
- Episode #2.233 (1963) ... Himself - Mindreader
 1970 The Weird World of Weird (TV Movie documentary)
Himself
 1970 The Real Tom Kennedy Show (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #1.7 (1970) ... Himself
 1963-1970 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series)
Himself / Himself - Guest
- Episode #9.33 (1970) ... Himself
- Episode #7.88 (1968) ... Himself - Guest
- Episode #4.261 (1965) ... Himself
- From Los Angeles Day 6 (1963) ... Himself
 1963-1964 The Jack Paar Program (TV Series)
Himself / the Amazing Criswell
- Episode #2.20 (1964) ... Himself / the Amazing Criswell
- Episode #2.5 (1963) ... Himself
- Episode #1.22 (1963) ... Himself / the Amazing Criswell
 1959-1962 The Jack Paar Tonight Show (TV Series)
Himself / the Amazing Criswell
- Episode #5.122 (1962) ... Himself / the Amazing Criswell
- Episode #4.36 (1960) ... Himself / the Amazing Criswell
- Episode #4.32 (1960) ... Himself / the Amazing Criswell
- Episode #3.53 (1959) ... Himself / the Amazing Criswell
- Episode #2.137 (1959) ... Himself / the Amazing Criswell
 1953 Criswell Predicts (TV Series)
Himself - Host
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 2016 Splathouse: Plan 9 from Outer Space (Short)
Himself
 2015 Dante's Domicile (TV Series)
Narrator
- Plan 9 from Outer Space (2015) ... Narrator
 2013 The Vampire's Tomb
Narrator
 2012 Paper Jam (Short)
TV announcer
 1999 Film Breaks (TV Series documentary)
Narrator
- Plan Nine from Outer Space (1999) ... Narrator
 1994 Ed Wood: Look Back in Angora (Video documentary)
Himself / The Prophet
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Other Works:

CD: "The Legendary Criswell Predicts Your Incredible Future" (ZDEC)

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Trivia:

In a 1955 issue of Spaceway Science Fiction, Criswell predicted that Mae West would be elected U.S. President in 1960 on a pro-space travel platform and fly to the moon with Criswell and friend George Liberace five years later. West also had a minor hit with the song, Criswell Predicts. See more »

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