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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Misterios sin resolver  »

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After hosting the 1987 specials, Raymond Burr and Karl Malden were both ruled out as potential permanent hosts because their salary requests were considered too high. See more »

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[repeated line]
Robert Stack: Join me. Perhaps you may be able to help solve a mystery.
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Referenced in Six Million Dollar Conman (2012) See more »

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A Great Show, Very Creepy
15 March 2000 | by (california) – See all my reviews

"Unsolved Mysteries" is a great show and definitely one of the creepiest ever, the reason this show is so creepy is because the host Robert Stack has the creepiest voice in the world!! I always get freaked out when I watch this show alone, his voice is that scary. This is a great show. Don't miss it.


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