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Hollywood's Worst Movies #269860

CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 11, 1980
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(Studio) "Kramer versus Kramer" and "Norma Rae" said top contenders for this year's Academy Awards.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(NYC) Next week's celebrations in New York City of worst movies noted. [Author Harry MEDVED - notes pleasure of terrible movies.] Medved's research on subject said inspiring wks-long festival of Hollywood's worst. [MEDVED - comments.] 1938 "The Terror of Tinytown" noted; scenes shown. [MEDVED - notes that movie was world's 1st and last all-midget musical western.] 1964 release, "They Saved Hitler's Brain", cited as example; scenes shown. [MEDVED - comments.] 1953 show, "Robot Monster", include in report; scenes shown. [MEDVED - comments on film.] 1959 product, "Plan 9 from Outer Space", said all-time worst movie, according to poll conducted by Medved; scenes shown. [MEDVED - recalls director Ed Wood's solution to finding substitute for Bela Lugosi.]
REPORTER: Jeff Greenfield

Reporter(s):
Greenfield, Jeff;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:04:20

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