The Twilight Zone Episodes: My Ranking

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1.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
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Order breaks down between three surviving crewmen whose rocket ship crashes on an unknown world with limited water and supplies. (51 mins.)
“ Sci-Fi ” - Sham33
 
2.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
On a peaceful suburban street, strange occurrences and mysterious people stoke the residents' paranoia to a disastrous intensity. (51 mins.)
“ Horror ” - Sham33
 
3.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
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Three astronauts return to Earth after seemingly having made an encounter that dooms them and their craft to erasure from existence itself. (51 mins.)
“ Mystery ” - Sham33
 
4.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Mirror Image (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
While waiting in a bus station, Millicent Barnes has the strange feeling that her doppelganger is trying to take over her life. (51 mins.)
“ Mystery/Horror ” - Sham33
 
5.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Last Flight (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A World War I British fighter pilot lands at an American air force base in France 42 years in the future. (51 mins.)
“ Mystery/Sci-Fi ” - Sham33
 
6.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Escape Clause (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A hypochondriac man sells his soul to the devil, exchanging it for one million years of immortality. (51 mins.)
“ Horror ” - Sham33
 
7.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
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Fearing the worst, the lone survivor of a crash-landing on Mars finds the native inhabitants, to his relief, very hospitable indeed, but there's a catch. (51 mins.)
“ Sci-Fi/Horror ” - Sham33
 
8.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: A Nice Place to Visit (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
When bad guy Henry Francis Valentine dies in a shootout with police, he wakes up in the next world where his every wish is granted forever, and ever. (51 mins.)
“ Mystery ” - Sham33
 
9.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: One for the Angels (1959)
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A pitchman (Ed Wynn) is visited by Death and is forced to get his priorities in order. (51 mins.)
“ Drama/Fantasy ” - Sham33
 
10.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Time Enough at Last (1959)
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A henpecked book lover finds himself blissfully alone with his books after a nuclear war. (51 mins.)
“ Sci-Fi/Drama ” - Sham33
 
11.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: A Stop at Willoughby (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Tired of his miserable job and wife, a businessman starts dreaming on the train each night, about an old, idyllic town called Willoughby. Soon he has to know whether the town is real and fancies the thought of seeking refuge there. (51 mins.)
“ Drama/Fantasy ” - Sham33
 
12.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Lonely (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A convict, living alone on an asteroid, receives from the police a realistic woman-robot. (51 mins.)
“ Sci-Fi/Drama ” - Sham33
 
13.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Chaser (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A young man obsessed with winning over an uninterested beauty gets more than he bargained for when he buys a love potion to gain her affection. (51 mins.)
“ Romance/Fantasy ” - Sham33
 
14.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Perchance to Dream (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A fatigued man fights to stay awake as he explains to a psychiatrist that if he falls asleep it will trigger a nightmare, which will cause his heart to fail. (51 mins.)
“ Horror ” - Sham33
 
15.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Where Is Everybody? (1959)
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Mike Ferris finds himself alone in the small Oakwood town and without recollection about his name, where he is or who he is. Mike wanders through the town trying to find a living soul. The tension increases and Mike has a breakdown. (51 mins.)
“ Sci-Fi/Mystery ” - Sham33
 
16.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Walking Distance (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A man makes a time travel to his childhood, when he's just a few miles away from his native town. (51 mins.)
“ Drama/Mystery ” - Sham33
 
17.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Judgment Night (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
It's 1942, and a man finds himself on a ship in the Atlantic, not knowing who he is, nor how he got there. He does know the ship will soon be attacked by a German U-boat. (51 mins.)
“ Mystery/Thriller ” - Sham33
 
18.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: What You Need (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A small time crook plans to exploit an old street peddler who has the uncanny knack of selling people exactly what they will shortly need. (51 mins.)
“ Thriller ” - Sham33
 
19.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Third from the Sun (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Two families of Government employees plan to steal a spaceship and travel to another planet just prior to a nuclear war. They must also deal with a stooge who wants to stop them. (51 mins.)
“ Sci-Fi ” - Sham33
 
20.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Elegy (1960)
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Three astronauts touch down on an asteroid, where they discover a world of people that appear to be frozen in time. Confused, they theorize as to why everyone is motionless, until a man springs to life and explains. (51 mins.)
“ Sci-Fi/Mystery ” - Sham33
 
21.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Hitch-Hiker (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A young woman driving cross country becomes frantic when she keeps passing the same man on the side of the road. No matter how fast she drives the man is always up ahead, hitching her for a ride. (51 mins.)
“ Horror ” - Sham33
 
22.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: A World of Difference (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A businessman sitting in his office inexplicably finds that he is on a production set and in a world where he is a movie star. Uninterested in the newfound fame, he fights to get back to his home and family. (51 mins.)
“ Mystery/Drama ” - Sham33
 
23.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Big Tall Wish (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
An aging boxer finds himself the winner of a match he thought he had lost, the result a six year old's frantic wish. But can a world-weary, embittered man still believe in miracles, or will he turn his back on it? (51 mins.)
“ Drama/Fantasy ” - Sham33
 
24.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: A Passage for Trumpet (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A suicidally despondent trumpet player finds himself in a bizarre world where he seems to be the only moving being, except for one helpful other musician. (51 mins.)
“ Fantasy/Drama ” - Sham33
 
25.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Mr. Bevis (1960)
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An eccentric loser gets a new life from his guardian angel, but there is a price to keeping it. (51 mins.)
“ Fantasy/Drama ” - Sham33
 
26.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
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A pilot of a downed WW II bomber comes to in the African desert and desperately tries to find out what happened to the rest of his crew. (51 mins.)
“ Mystery/Fantasy ” - Sham33
 
27.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: A World of His Own (1960)
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A writer demonstrates he can control reality simply by dictating changes. (51 mins.)
“ Fantasy/Romance ” - Sham33
 
28.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Man in the Bottle (1960)
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A luckless couple stumbles upon fortune when a genie materializes from a bottle in their antique shop. The genie grants them four wishes but warns them, prophetically, to be careful what you wish for. (51 mins.)
“ Fantasy ” - Sham33
 
29.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Nightmare as a Child (1960)
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A schoolteacher keeps seeing a strange little girl in her apartment building. (51 mins.)
“ Fantasy/Thriller ” - Sham33
 
30.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Four of Us Are Dying (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A man who can change his face to look like other people uses his ability to improve his life regardless of his affect on others. (51 mins.)
“ Thriller ” - Sham33
 
31.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Long Live Walter Jameson (1960)
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A father forbids a history professor from marrying his daughter when he discovers that the captivating lecturer is actually an immortal who has lived for thousands of years. (51 mins.)
“ Drama/Fantasy ” - Sham33
 
32.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Fever (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
An elderly man catches gambling fever from a slot machine that he believes is calling his name. (51 mins.)
“ Horror ” - Sham33
 
33.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Execution (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
When a 20th-century scientist tests out his time machine he accidentally retrieves a 19th-century murderer - saving him from the hangman's noose. Unaware of the man's history, the two attempt to acclimatize him to his new surroundings. (51 mins.)
“ Sci-Fi ” - Sham33
 
34.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The After Hours (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A woman is treated badly by some odd salespeople on an otherwise empty department store floor. (51 mins.)
“ Mystery/Fantasy ” - Sham33
 
35.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: A Thing About Machines (1960)
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Bartlett Finchley's paranoia about the machines around proves true. (51 mins.)
“ Sci-Fi/Horror ” - Sham33
 
36.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Small time criminal Jackie Rhoades must face both his past and his conscience while waiting for his next assignment. (51 mins.)
“ Thriller/Fantasy ” - Sham33
 
37.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Mighty Casey (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A down-and-out baseball team's fortunes are lifted by a mysterious but seemingly unbeatable young player. (51 mins.)
“ Sci-Fi/Comedy ” - Sham33
 
38.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Mr. Denton on Doomsday (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The town drunk in the old-west faces his past when Fate lends a hand. (51 mins.)
“ Drama/Fantasy ” - Sham33
 
39.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Purple Testament (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A U.S. army lieutenant serving in the Philippines during WWII develops a harrowing ability to see in the faces of the men of his platoon, who will be the next ones to die. (51 mins.)
“ Thriller ” - Sham33
 
40.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Barbara Jean Trenton is a faded film star who lives in the past by constantly re-watching her old movies instead of moving on with her life, so her associates try to lure her out of her self-imposed isolation. (51 mins.)
“ Drama/Fantasy ” - Sham33
 
41.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Howling Man (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Seeking refuge from a storm, a traveler comes upon a bizarre abbey of monks, who have imprisoned a man who begs for his help. When he confronts the head monk, he is told that the man is the Devil, and he must decide whom to believe. (51 mins.)
“ Horror ” - Sham33