Saturday February 22nd, 1986
Guest StarsCo-Guest Stars
Ray Bradbury is out in the hills when a dowser approaches him and offers him the chance to use his dowsing rod. The man says that there are many things buried. Bradbury feels the rod drawing him toward a cave and the dowser realizes he has an idea for a story…..Read the full recap
Based on the story "The Screaming Woman" by Ray Bradbury. The story was first published in Today (May 27, 1951).
Filming location: Markham
Heather Leary: Where are you going? To get a shovel?
Mr. Leary: To get a spoon.
Heather Leary: What?
Mr. Leary: To eat my ice cream.
Heather Leary: Daddy!
Mr. Leary: That's my name.
Mrs. Nesbitt is referred to as Mary throughout, except when Drew Barrymore messes up her line reading outside the Kelly house and calls her Luann.
Changes from the short story:
* Heather's name is Margaret in the short story.