Saturday Frights: The Twilight Zone – “The Misfortune Cookie” (1986)

Saturday Frights - Sean Hartter
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This week we have the third segment from the latest 80s Anthologies: Episode By Episode Podcast entitled “The Misfortune Cookie”. It stars Elliot Gould (MASH, Capricorn One) as a gourmet food critic that finds his petty and unkind business tactics may be justly punished in the Twilight Zone when he is introduced to the special fortune cookies of Mr. Lee’s Chinese restaurant.
[Via] The Twilight Zone


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Searching through the alleys for useful knowledge in the city of Nostalgia. Huge cinema fanatic and sometimes carrier of the flame for the weirding ways of 80s gaming, toys, and television. When his wife lets him he is quite happy sitting in the corner eating buckets of beef jerky.

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