Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction

Season 2 Episode 8

Episode 14

Aired Wednesday 8:00 PM Apr 03, 1998 on FOX
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Episode 14

Segment 1: "Kirby" - Ted is a special effects expert, experimenting with his favorite creation, a mechanical gorilla named Kirby. However, his cruel boss, Harry, demands he finishes Kirby or Ted is fired. That night, Kirby receives a malfunction and attacks Harry, causing him to fall down the stairs and break his neck. The police and Ted find his body, while Ted finds Kirby had somehow moved across the room. But how could that happen if Ted removed Kirby's Driver Board?

Segment 2: "Dust" - Two boys jog and help a young girl enter her home when she forgets to bring the key. One boy is hugely attracted to her. She never has any physical contanct with them, epecially when getting them lemonade. The next day they come the same house and discover it has been abandoned for 20 years since a girl commited suicide. They enter the house with a real estate agent, to find it dusty and full of webs and three sets of footprints and the imprints of three glasses on the table. What frightened them most is that one glass imprint and one trail of footprints disappear.

Segment 3: "Malibu Cop" - A detective probes a difficult murder case, after so much stress he uncovers the culprit... himself! He shot a woman in his sleepwalking.

Segment 4: "A Joyful Noise" - A close-knit church choir plan to meet up the church the next day to rehearse a little before their big performance for the church. Because of the choir instructor's persistence, the church members were never late to rehearsals. They were instructed to be at the church at 7:00 a.m. sharp. The next day, things start to go wrong for the choir members. One has a flat tire, one oversleeps, even the choir instructor gets stuck in some heavy traffic. It takes 20-30 minutes for all of the choir members to reach the church, but when they get there, it's not at all what they expect. The choir members are greeted with a blazing church of flames. It turns out that the church had caught fire around 7:00 a.m. Luckily for them, they were not in the church when the tragedy happened. The choir instructor believes that God had saved them.

Segment 5: "The Hooded Chair" - Art collector gets a chair that belonged to Napoleon himself. Everyone who sat on that chair died in a short time, including Napoleon, who sat on it before his lost a Waterloo. It had recently taken the lives of his maid and best friend. The night he attempted to destroy the chair, the collector dies of a heart attack.


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