A hosted horror, science fiction movie and television series show, hosted by Icon, the Hypnotic Eye.




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Joe Riley Joe Riley ...  Icon, The Hypnotic Eye 12 episodes, 1996-1999


The show was created by Joe Riley and Kenneth Weinert and screened on Friday and Saturday nights at 11:00 p.m. on Channel 25 B DCTV (Dallas) public access channel. The show ran from may 1996 to February 1999, with only a few episodes screened each year. The show featured Icon, the Hypnotic Eye (a puppet) as the host. Other co-host puppets included a cat hand puppet named M.C. Tiny Bob, a marionette named "Donny" (a Donny Osmond doll), and The Great Hugo, also known as Hugo, Man of a Thousand faces, and a Kenner toy from the 1970s. The show featured clips from horror and science fiction movies, television shows and trailers, as well as interviews and old toy commercials. Written by Paul Gerard Kennedy

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10 May 1996 (USA) See more »

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Cable Access of Dallas See more »
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Black and White (Black & White and Color)
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"The Hypnotic Eye" was awarded the "Best Cable Access Show" in the "Dallas Observer" in 1997. See more »

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