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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)
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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
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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.

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Certificate:

TV-Y7 | See all certifications »

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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 looks in her bag, she sees the glasses folded. At that moment, she takes the specs out of her bag and places them (unfolded) upon the kitchen counter. In the very next shot we see that the glasses are sitting on the kitchen counter folded. See more »

Quotes

Sardo: [sees the giant pair of eyes in the darkness, leaps up to cower under the table] Ahhh! Take the children...!
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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
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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 »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(52 episodes)

Color:

Color
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