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Twilight Zone Investigation / Morrow Death #285045

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 27, 1982
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(Studio) Death of actor Vic Morrow and 2 child actors during filming of movie "The Twilight Zone" recalled.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Los Angeles, California) Investigation of accident and efforts toward preventing such tragedies in the future examined. Films shown. [Cameraman Roger SMITH - notes reality of scene.] Specific criticism of industry outlined. [Theatrical Union safety committee spokesperson Bob MARTA - considers industry's emphasis on sensational stunts dangerous.] [Stunts Unlimited president Buddy Joe HOOKER - responds.] Scenes from "Poltergeist" shown courtesy MGM/UA. Issue of working children considered. [State labor board spokesperson Collen LOGAN - explains reasons for violations.]

Dow, David;
Rather, Dan

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