Animated via a cut-out stop-motion process creator/director John Korty
, the lewd
and luminous Twice Upon a Time
ran for two weeks in a single Westwood, CA theatre in August, 1983. Airing 12 times on HBO in 1984, the film
wasn't seen again until a director-approved, bowdlerized
VHS version was released in 1991.
Ward Jenkins discusses the film with writer Taylor Jenson
, who commemorated TUaT's 20th anniversary in 2004
, and presents a series of shorts
Korty produced for Sesame Street in the 1970s.
Hailing from wholesome Riverdale, USA, The Archies
were a fresh-faced gang of teens who rocketed to the top of the pops. Listen to their first album on ArchieComics.com
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