Tagline during opening credits "Picks up where Jackanory left off"
Mike and Vyvyan plan to watch video nasties, and video case of this film is shown ("Nightmare Maker").
Footage of this episode is shown.
The opening scene sees a man play chess with the grim reaper and win, the grim reaper then gets mad, the end sees the scene reprised with them playing mini-golf. It spoofs this film where a man plays chess with the grim reaper.