Tall Tales & Legends

  • 1985
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

Host-producer Shelly Duvall followed `Faerie Tale Theater' with updates of American folk stories that blended adventure and whimsy. `Tales' had big budgets for location filming, name directors (including Michael Lindsay-Hogg and Christopher Guest), original scores (by Ry Cooder, among others) and, of course, stars. Among them: Jamie Lee Curtis (in `Anni (more…)

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Season 1 Episode Guide

Annie Oakley

Season 1, Episode 9

January 2, 1987

Davy Crockett

Season 1, Episode 8

December 18, 1986

John Henry

Season 1, Episode 7

December 1, 1986

Ponce de Leon and the Search for the Fountain of Youth

Season 1, Episode 6

November 16, 1986

Johnny Appleseed

Season 1, Episode 5

October 31, 1986

Darlin' Clementine

Season 1, Episode 4

February 8, 1986

Casey at the Bat

Season 1, Episode 3

January 20, 1986

Pecos Bill, King of the Cowboys

Season 1, Episode 2

January 1, 1986

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Season 1, Episode 1

September 25, 1985

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  • Premiered: September 25, 1985
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: Host-producer Shelly Duvall followed `Faerie Tale Theater' with updates of American folk stories that blended adventure and whimsy. `Tales' had big budgets for location filming, name directors (including Michael Lindsay-Hogg and Christopher Guest), origina… (more)

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