9.0/10
827
2 user 1 critic

The Tale of the Super Specs 

Weeds, a prankster, buys his girlfriend Marybeth a pair of super spec glasses as part of his April's Fool Day collection. Once she puts on the glasses, strange figures appear and can't be explained.

Director:

Ron Oliver

Writers:

Chloe Brown, D.J. MacHale (original creator)
Reviews

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Eugene Byrd ... Weeds
Graidhne Lelieveld-Amiro Graidhne Lelieveld-Amiro ... Marybeth
Richard M Dumont ... Sardo (as Richard Dumont)
Rachelle Glait Rachelle Glait ... Dark Lady / Phantom
Carole-Anne Gascon Carole-Anne Gascon ... Patty
Annette Bouzi Annette Bouzi ... Katherine
Errol Tennenbaum Errol Tennenbaum ... Mark
Paul-Emile Frappier Paul-Emile Frappier ... Weeds Alter Ego (as Paul Frappier)
Tarah Anick Tarah Anick ... Marybeth Alter Ego
Jason Alisharan ... Frank
Rachel Blanchard ... Kristen
Ross Hull ... Gary
Nathaniel Moreau Nathaniel Moreau ... David
Raine Pare-Coull Raine Pare-Coull ... Betty Ann
Jodie Resther ... Kiki
Edit

Storyline

Weeds, a prankster, buys his girlfriend Marybeth a pair of super spec glasses as part of his April's Fool Day collection. Once she puts on the glasses, strange figures appear and can't be explained.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

TV-Y7 | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This episode marks the first appearance of Sardo. His next appearance would be in the episode "The Tale of the Dark Dragon". See more »

Goofs

When Marybeth is in the kitchen, she lifts the lid of the cookie jar with her right hand and reaches in with her left hand to get a cookie. But in the next shot, she puts the cookie in her mouth with her right hand, then uses both hands to retrieve items from her bag. In the next shot, the lid is on the cookie jar. See more »

Quotes

Sardo: [his first lines] Come, come - playtime's over. Buy now, or...
[waves]
Sardo: 'bye now!
See more »

Crazy Credits

Nickelodeon Stripe logo (rare) after end credits See more »

Connections

References They Live (1988) See more »

Soundtracks

Are You Afraid of the Dark? Theme
By Jeffrey Zahn
Arranged and produced by Ray Fabi
See more »

User Reviews

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 September 1992 (Canada) See more »

Filming Locations:

Windsor Ontario, Canada See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

YTV See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(52 episodes)

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed