VHS_CometPeople[VHS: Mountain Lake PBS – 1994 – 27 mins]. A documentary about the Crystal Beach Comet. Observe coaster enthusiasts as they work together to raise awareness of this endangered Herbert Schmeck creation. Follow this wooden coaster, from the very last circuit at Crystal Beach to the first successful test run, on 03 June 1994, at The Great Escape Park. This videocassette also contains vintage footage of the Crystal Beach Cyclone – probably the roughest, toughest coaster of all time – and Steeplechase Park at Coney Island, New York. ANDY SHINE SAYS: Features plenty of old footage that will hold your attention for the duration. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Fair / Good.