Night Visions (2001– )
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Hate Puppet/Darkness 

Horror novelist is cursed to cause murderous rage towards him in everyone. / An egotistical telemarketer inherits a cursed mansion where every shadow is alive and will kill on touch.


Dan Angel (creator), Billy Brown (creator) | 8 more credits »




Episode credited cast:
Kwesi Ameyaw ... Uniform Cop (segment "Hate Puppet")
William Atherton ... William Price (segment "Hate Puppet")
Francis Boyle Francis Boyle ... Workman #2 (segment "Darkness")
Torquil Campbell Torquil Campbell ... Greg Harris (segment "Hate Puppet")
Lindsay Clague Lindsay Clague ... (segment "Darkness")
Arthur Corber Arthur Corber ... Exterminator (segment "Darkness")
Monica Hamburg Monica Hamburg ... Waitress (segment "Hate Puppet")
Helene Joy ... Linda (segment "Hate Puppet")
Kim Kondrashoff ... Foreman (segment "Hate Puppet")
Michael Kopsa ... Bob Jenkins (segment "Hate Puppet")
Vitaly Kravchenko ... Bearded Man (segment "Hate Puppet")
Chad Lowe ... Andy Harris (segment "Hate Puppet")
David MacKay ... Mailroom Clerk (segment "Darkness")
Marilyn Norry ... Mrs. Barnett (segment "Darkness")
Ty Olsson ... Bartender (segment "Hate Puppet")


Greg Harris is a a happy mild-mannered architect, who while walking on the street and talking on the phone with his girlfriend Linda one day, in a moment of carelessness collides with a passerby and accidentally spills his hot coffee all over the man's face and clothes. The man, who turns out to be Russian, screams in rage and puts a curse in Russian on Greg - everyone he meets from now on will hate him. Greg doesn't take this seriously, but after several scary incidents, one more severe than the next, that culminate with an attempt on his life by a group of construction workers, he asks a police officer for help, only to learn that everything that's been happening to him on that hellish day is word for word the plot of the latest bestselling horror novel from a famous horror novelist, William Price. Greg refuses to believe this, but after even more tragedy, he eventually has no choice but to accept it as the only explanation. He breaks into Price's house, holds him at gunpoint and in...

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Release Date:

6 September 2001 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Darkness See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Written by Otis Blackwell & Eddie Cooley
Performed by Peggy Lee
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