Trivia: Amazing Stories

  • Edited for Syndication: Five "movies" consisting of Amazing Stories episodes edited together were released to local stations in the late '80s.
  • Hey, It's That Guy!: Brad Bird wrote and directed the animated episode/pilot "Family Dog".
  • Keep Circulating the Tapes: Universal released the first season on DVD in 2006. The second season remains unreleased.
    • Both seasons are available on Netflix Streaming.
  • Playing Against Type: Both in front of and behind the camera with "Vanessa in the Garden," a period fantasy romance starring Harvey Keitel as a bereaved artist, the only episode to be actually written by Steven Spielberg, and directed by Clint Eastwood (his only dramatic television work as a director to date).