Elmo Says Boo!

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Elmo Says BOO! is a 1997 Sesame Street direct-to-video special celebrating Halloween. The special aired on PBS the following October as Halloween programming. Elmo visits The Count's castle to tell him funny, scary jokes. Classic Sesame Street segments are separated with new joke segments set in the castle's exterior, featuring one Sesame Street character and a child, and interior, featuring the Count, Elmo, and some combination of the bats, the skeleton, the ghost, a painting of the "Groana Lisa," a suit of armor and the Count's pipe organ.

Elmo Says BOO!
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DVD cover
Directed byEmily Squires
Lisa Simon
Jon Stone
Produced byKarin Young Shiel
Written byMichael J. Wilson
Rob Letterman
StarringKevin Clash
Jerry Nelson
Music byDavid Axlerod
Tony Geiss
Carl Stalling
Jeff Moss
Stephen Lawrence
Joe Raposo
Sam Pottle
Walter Lantz
Mark Saltzman
Edited byPeter Lonsdale
John Venzon
Distributed bySony Wonder
Release date
July 8, 1997
Running time
30 minutes
CountryUnited States


In the US, Elmo Says BOO! was released on VHS by Sony Wonder on July 8, 1997, and on DVD by the same company on July 16, 2002, and later reissued by Genius Products.

The special was released in the UK by Buena Vista Home Video through the Disney Videos imprint.

DVD chaptersEdit

  1. Elmo Visits the Count
  2. The Count Sings
  3. Elmo Scares Julia
  4. Scary Song: Transylvania 12345
  5. Silly Song: We're All Monsters
  6. Bert and Ernie Explore
  7. Funny Song: Frazzle Laughs
  8. Batty Song: Doin' the Batty Bat

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