Unsolved Mysteries (1987– )

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Reality based TV series that combines dramatic re-enactments with interviews to tell stories of REAL mysteries.

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Host Robert Stack presides over an investigation into unsolved mysteries ranging from murders to UFO sightings. Through reenactments and interviews, viewers are presented with the known facts of each case. Anyone with additional information is then urged to contact the show's producers via a toll-free telephone number. Written by Kevin Ackley <kackley1@aol.com>

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20 January 1987 (USA)  »

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Raymond Burr was the show's original host, hosting only the first episode, which aired as a special in January 1987. Afterwards, Karl Malden hosted the following two specials before Robert Stack permanently took over. See more »

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[introductory line; early episodes]
Announcer: This program is about unsolved mysteries. Whenever possible, the actual family members and police officials have participated in recreating the events. What you are about to see is not a news broadcast.
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Referenced in Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (1994) See more »

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loved it!
28 December 2000 | by (Richardson, TX) – See all my reviews

I miss this show. I consider it to be one of the best TV programs ever made. Robert Stack was perfect as host, and if you get a chance to see it reruns, do not pass it up.

The segments featuring an unsolved case were A-1. I loved every one of the episodes, and it was as close to perfect as a tv show will ever get.

**** out of ****


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