Roy and Helen Knable get shaken out of
their dull suburban existence when they respond to a
trial offer for a new cable- TV network. In the time it
takes to flip a channel, they find themselves trapped
inside "Hellvision," a nightmarish alternative
universe run by Satan himself.
Roy and Helen must spend the next 24
hours trying to escape a diabolical line-up of inane
programming or say goodbye to their souls forever.
A hilarious look at contemporary
television hits in a series of satirical sketches, with
titles like "Sadistic Hidden Videos,"
"Northern Overexposure," "Thirtysomething-To-Life,"
"Golden Ghouls," and "Beverly Hills
Co-produced by ST Productions (USA).
Distributed in Scandinavia by Scandinavia Media Alliance
Estimated budget of $25 million.
Shot in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and Tucson,
Arizona in Alpha Cine color and Panavision, prints by
Animators and photographers began shooting October 15,
1991. The crew went into post-production January 25,
1992. when the shooting was completed. Released in USA
August 14, 1992 and on video January 6, 1993.
Similar in its style to "Waxworks," director
Peter Hyams' animated film, "Stay Tuned" was a
good satire of popular television and the people who
watch it. Animation by Chuck Jones is considered to be
of exceptional detail!!
- Attractive Retail Box
- Genre: Comedies, Animation,
- Rating: PG (Canadian Home Video Rating)
- Starring: Pam Dawber,
Eugene Levy, John Ritter, Salt-N-Pepa, Victor A.
- Directed By: Peter
- Release Information:
- Studio: Warner Studios
- Theatrical Release Date: August 14,
- DVD Release Date: February 3, 2004
- Run Time: 89 minutes
- Production Company: Warner Home
- Package Type: Snap Case
- DVD Features:
Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only).
This DVD will probably NOT be viewable in other
- Aspect Ratio(s):
- Widescreen anamorphic - 2.35:1
- Available Audio Tracks:
- English (Dolby Digital 5.1
French (Dolby Digital 5.1
- Available Subtitles: English,
French and Spanish
- Closed Captioned:
- Bonus Features:
- All-New Dolby Digital 5.1
Soundtrack Remastered for Home Theaters
- Cast Info
- Theatrical Trailers of This and Other Great
Morgan Creek Movies
- Behind-the-Scenes Featurette
- Interactive Features:
- Scene Access
- Animated Interactive Menus