25 Best Episodes of The Twilight Zone

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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.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Eye of the Beholder (1960)
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A young woman lying in a hospital bed, her head wrapped in bandages, awaits the outcome of a surgical procedure performed by the State in a last-ditch attempt to make her look "normal". (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Nightmare at 20,000 Feet (1963)
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A man, newly recovered from a nervous breakdown, becomes convinced that a monster only he sees is damaging the plane he's flying in. (51 mins.)
 
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On a peaceful suburban street, strange occurrences and mysterious people stoke the residents' paranoia to a disastrous intensity. (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
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An army major awakens in a small room with no idea of who he is or how he got there. He finds four other people in the same room, and they all begin to question how they each arrived there, and more importantly, how to escape. (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: To Serve Man (1962)
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An alien race comes to earth, promising peace and sharing technology. A linguist and his team set out to translate the alien's language, using a book whose title they deduce is "To Serve Man". (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: It's a Good Life (1961)
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On an isolated family farm, a young boy with vast mental powers, but lacking emotional development, holds his terrified family in thrall to his every juvenile wish. (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: A Stop at Willoughby (1960)
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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.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
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Following a frantic phone call about a crashed spaceship, two policeman try and determine who among the passengers of a bus at a snowed-in roadside diner is from another world. (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
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Three U.S. astronauts blast off from Earth on an initial test flight in an experimental rocket-ship... (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Obsolete Man (1961)
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In a future totalitarian society, a librarian is declared obsolete and sentenced to death. (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
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During the American Civil War in 1862, a condemned Confederate prisoner, Peyton Farquhar, is due to the hanged by Union troops. (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Living Doll (1963)
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A frustrated father does battle with his stepdaughter's talking doll, whose vocabulary includes such phrases as "I hate you" and "I'm going to kill you". (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Invaders (1961)
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When a woman investigates a clamor on the roof of her rural house, she discovers a small UFO and little aliens emerging from it. Or so it seems. (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Masks (1964)
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Wealthy Jason Foster is dying and he invites his greedy heirs to a Mardi Gras party where they must wear the masks he specially had made for them or else be cut off from their inheritance. (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Little Girl Lost (1962)
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Awakened in the middle of the night by the cries of his daughter, a father enters the girl's room to find that she has vanished - even though he can still hear her crying out for help. (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
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A human colony is rescued from a forsaken planet. But their leader is having a hard time accepting that things will change when they get back to Earth. (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Lonely (1959)
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A convict, living alone on an asteroid, receives from the police a realistic woman-robot. (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Howling Man (1960)
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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.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Third from the Sun (1960)
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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.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Deaths-Head Revisited (1961)
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A former German SS captain returns to Dachau concentration camp and begins reminiscing on the power he enjoyed there, until he finds himself on trial by those who died at his hands. (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Odyssey of Flight 33 (1961)
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Passing through the sound barrier a commercial airliner inadvertently travels back in time. (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Stopover in a Quiet Town (1964)
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A hung-over couple awaken to find themselves not only in a strange house, but in a deserted town, where nothing is as it should be. (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: Walking Distance (1959)
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A man makes a time travel to his childhood, when he's just a few miles away from his native town. (51 mins.)
 
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The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Hitch-Hiker (1960)
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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.)