Season: 1 | 2
Year: 1955 | 1956


Season 1


Season 1, Episode 1: Dark Stranger

8 January 1955
A writer's fiction becomes terrifying reality, sucking him into his own novel being played out. Ray Ericson writes of a lovely woman who leaves her steady boyfriend for a man out to kill her. Suddenly he realizes life is imitating art: he is in the killer role! How can the novelist prevent destroying the woman he's come to love?

Edmond O'Brien ... Ray Ericson

Joanne Woodward ... Jill Andrews

Evelyn Ankers ... Ruth McCabe

Dan Tobin ... Don Shaw

Season 1, Episode 2: Honolulu

15 January 1955

Season 1, Episode 3: The Lie

22 January 1955
As a young girl, Laura's lie put a man in prison for twenty years, and now, years later, she wants to make up for it with the man she lied about, but he wants revenge.

Dan Duryea ... Jim Ripley

Beverly Garland ... Laura Kent
Jo Gilbert ... Matron
Mack Williams ... Doctor
Ted Bliss ... Mr. Spargrove
Salvador Baguez ... Pancho
Nancy Matthews ... Laura Ames
Ralph Brooks ... District Attorney

Season 1, Episode 4: Ferry to Fox Island

29 January 1955


Jan Sterling ... Marje Fallon

Mary Anderson ... Cora Davis

Stuart Randall ... Sgt. Johnson

Eddy Waller ... Frank

Tudor Owen ... Poppa
Gayle Kellogg ... Griff Davis

Claire Du Brey ... Landlady

Season 1, Episode 5: Safe Journey

5 February 1955

Joan Banks ... Marie
James Edwards ... Porter

Henry Fonda ... Himself - Host

Harry Harvey ... Conductor
Richard Karlan ... Gunther

Jack Kelly ... Detective

Frank Lovejoy ... Sam Neeley
Danni Sue Nolan ... Waitress

Season 1, Episode 6: Brief Affair

12 February 1955
A man's wife makes a deal for a divorce. If he doesn't see his mistress for three months, she will grant the divorce.

Joanne Dru ... Pat Lowry

Craig Stevens ... Richard Lowry

Whitfield Connor ... Cory

Dick Simmons ... Doctor
Lorna Thayer ... Mrs. Hanson
Maura Murphy ... Arliss
Jerrilyn Flannery ... Cindy
Walter 'PeeWee' Flannery ... Kenny (as Walter Flannery)

Season 1, Episode 7: Louise

19 February 1955

Season 1, Episode 8: Total Recall

26 February 1955
A couple vacationing in cabin in the wilderness encounter a madman bent on murder.

William Lundigan ... Edward Mansell

Mary Anderson ... Joan Mansell

Don Haggerty ... Father Beale

Ross Elliott ... Barrington Howard

Howard Negley ... Sheriff Morrison Owen

Henry Fonda ... Himself - Host

Season 1, Episode 9: The Back to Beyond

5 March 1955


Henry Fonda ... Himself - Host

Alexis Smith ... Violet Saffrey

George Macready ... Roger Saffrey

Robin Hughes ... Tom Clark

Victor Sen Yung ... Peng

John Hamilton ... Fraser

Leonard Mudie ... Gannon

Season 1, Episode 10: The Great Shinin' Saucer of Paddy Faneen

12 March 1955


Edmund Gwenn ... Paddy

Arthur Shields ... Fogerty
Sheila Connolly ... Sheila

Harry Shannon ... McGinnis

Marjorie Bennett ... Molly

Oliver Blake ... Passenger

James O'Hara ... Terry (as James Lilburn)
Alex Frazer ... O'Brien

Season 1, Episode 11: The Round Dozen

19 March 1955

Season 1, Episode 12: First Offense

26 March 1955


Howard Duff ... Malcolm Rainey
Maxine Cooper ... Mary Rainey
Robert Osterloh ... Officer Art Canelli

Russ Conway ... Parole Officer Ellis
Edgar Dearing ... Warden

Robert Bice ... Detective
Mack Williams ... Lawyer
Shirley O'Hara ... Mrs. Canelli
George Eldredge ... Jensen

Henry Fonda ... Himself - Host

Season 1, Episode 13: A Matter of Courage

2 April 1955

Jan Arvan ... Jose

Keefe Brasselle ... Ed Fielding
Edward Colmans ... Innkeeper

Robert Cornthwaite ... Guide

Henry Fonda ... Himself - Host

Marianne Stewart ... Melissa
Felipe Turich ... Gypsy

Season 1, Episode 14: Her Crowning Glory

9 April 1955


Mabel Albertson ... Winnifred Phillips

Henry Fonda ... Himself - Host

Douglas Kennedy ... Glenn Booth

John Litel ... Emery Summers

Maudie Prickett ... Saleslady

Teresa Wright ... Terry Spencer

Season 1, Episode 15: The Unforgivable

16 April 1955


Thomas Mitchell ... Victor Parry

Nancy Gates ... Kathleen Parry

Ralph Moody ... Andy - Gardner

Craig Hill ... Douglas Koval

Michael Whalen ... Tom Blake
Bill Walker ... Wilson - Butler
Anna Lee Carroll ... Miss Parker (as Anne Carroll)
Alan Reynolds ... Doctor

Henry Fonda ... Himself - Host

Season 1, Episode 16: The Lady's Game

23 April 1955


Nana Bryant ... Lady Agatha Hallstone

Albert Carrier ... Croupier (as Alberto Carrière)
Laurie Carroll ... Fifi

Charles Coburn ... Gen Sir Arthur Humprey 'Daddles' Hallstone (Ret.)
Linda Danson ... Model

Henry Fonda ... Himself - Host

Taylor Holmes ... Gen. 'Binky' Rumble
Peter Norman ... Photographer

Season 1, Episode 17: Virtue

30 April 1955

Season 1, Episode 18: Hand to Hand

14 May 1955


Zachary Scott ... Carlos Martial
Larry Crane ... Jose Martial (as Larry Craine)
Lou Krugman ... Cabral
Harry Bartell ... Citron

Philip Van Zandt ... Alvaro (as Phil Van Zandt)
Edward Colmans ... Gomez
Salvador Baguez ... Barber
Budd Moss ... Luis
Joseph Granby ... Father Martial

Belle Mitchell ... Mother Martial

Season 1, Episode 19: Newspaper Man

21 May 1955


John Cliff

Henry Fonda ... Himself - Host

Marjorie Lord ... Joan

Peggy Maley ... Lorna Hastings
Bud Moss ... Luis

Pat O'Brien ... Larry Johnson

Eddie Parker (as Ed Parker)
Richard Reeves ... Big Jim Breteney
Hugh Sanders ... Lt. Hendricks

Ted Stanhope

Season 1, Episode 20: The Treasure

28 May 1955


Angela Lansbury ... Mrs. Jane Pritchard

Hillary Brooke ... Diana Blair

Philip Ober ... Richard Harenger

John Wengraf ... Consul Philippe Le Petran

Dorothy Adams ... Mrs. O'Brien

Henry Fonda ... Himself - Host

Season 1, Episode 21: Desert Story

4 June 1955

Season 1, Episode 22: The True Confessions of Henry Pell

11 June 1955
A trespasser gets involved with a heiress.

Howard Duff ... Henry Pell

Carole Mathews ... Nancy Remsen

Randy Stuart ... Lucille Pell
Mira McKinney ... Mrs. Remsen
Leo Curley ... Mr. Remsen

Robin Hughes ... Count d'Alba
Karen Green ... Margo Pell
Tina Thompson ... Ginger Pell
Charles Cane ... Watchman
Gayle Kellogg ... Young Man

Henry Fonda ... Himself - Host

Season 1, Episode 23: The Norther

16 July 1955


Season 2


Season 2, Episode 1: End of Flight

29 October 1955

Season 2, Episode 3: The Man Who Was Dead

12 November 1955
A man returns from the dead to help the living.

Thomas Mitchell ... Alistair Reeks-Machrihanish

Chuck Connors ... Harry Frazier
Kathryn Card ... Mrs. Annie Machrihanish
Hugh Sanders ... Dr. Franklin Crane

Don Megowan ... K.O. Kranton
Don Shelton ... Alvin Kirk

Henry Fonda ... Himself - Host

Season 2, Episode 5: The Creative Impulse

3 December 1955

Season 2, Episode 6: The Blue Landscape

10 December 1955
French Inspector Mondreau investigates the murder of an unknown artist and the theft of a masterpiece aided by a beautiful insurance investigator.

Peter Lorre ... Inspector Andre Mondeau

Hillary Brooke ... Adelaide Manning
Walter Kingsford ... Andrew Holt

John Hubbard ... Roger Bannay

Celia Lovsky ... Mme. Carpentier
John Mylong ... Comte De Monpellier
Irene Seidner ... Concierge

Season 2, Episode 9: A Point of Honor

7 January 1956


Zachary Scott ... Don Pedro

Beverly Garland ... Soledad
Christopher Dark ... Don Luis
James Craven ... Don Felipe
Michael Ann Barrett ... La Mariposa
Gil Frye ... Don Carlos (as Gilbert Frye)

Henry Fonda ... Himself - Host

Season 2, Episode 11: The Difficult Age

21 January 1956
A young corporate executive wants everyone over 65 to retire.

Charles Coburn ... Tom Carey

George N. Neise ... Philip Delsing (as George Neise)

Elizabeth Patterson ... Amy Carey

Sam Flint ... Doc Harbison

Renee Godfrey ... Miss Harrington
Barbara Woodell ... Miss Wilson
Helen Spring ... Miss Nichols

Pierre Watkin ... Mr. Hendrickson (as Pierre Watkins)

Joi Lansing ... Mitzi (as Joy Lansing)
Natalie Norwick ... Thin Girl

Season 2, Episode 12: Payment in Kind

28 January 1956


Howard Duff ... Tom

Steven Geray ... Dr. Linden

Beverly Garland ... Aimie

Peggy Maley ... Viola

Dabbs Greer ... Dr. Carlson
Hugh Sanders ... Capt. Sommers
Hal March ... Ken Loomis

Steve Pendleton ... Mac

Season 2, Episode 14: Appearances and Reality

11 February 1956

Season 2, Episode 15: Arab Duel

18 February 1956


Sidney Blackmer ... Walter Horn

Hugh O'Brian ... Hank Bartlett

Hillary Brooke ... Betty Horn

Virginia Christine ... Alice
Darlene Fields ... Helen
Bobby Johnson ... George - Chauffeur (as Robert Johnson)
Ashley Cowan ... Mr. Frimm

William Haade ... Phil - Policeman
Ralph Montgomery ... Man

Henry Fonda ... Himself - Host

Season 2, Episode 17: They

3 March 1956

Season 2, Episode 18: Act of Decision

10 March 1956


Frank Lovejoy ... Himself - Host / Scott Andrews

Nancy Gates ... Sue Vaughan
Hugh Sanders ... Mr. Beavers
Harry Antrim ... Dean Hunter
Frederick Ford ... Watkins
Geoffrey Froner ... Chris Andrews

Jimmy Hawkins ... Bobby Andrews
Kem Dibbs ... Policeman

Stuart Whitman ... Boy

Season 2, Episode 19: The Thin Line

17 March 1956
After losing the memory of a night that he tried to kill his wife, a man discovers the thin line between sane and insane when he finally goes home and remembers what really happened.

David Niven ... Johnny
Joan Camden ... Kathy
Joseph Forte ... Dr. Glasson (as Joe Forte)

Herb Vigran ... Smiley

Chuck Connors ... Attendant
Dick Paxton ... Bartender

Lyn Thomas ... Waitress
Jennifer Raine ... Maid

Season 2, Episode 20: The Force of Circumstance

24 March 1956

Season 2, Episode 21: The Whizzer

31 March 1956
A light-hearted tale that took place in California more than 100 years ago. Jim is a storekeeper of a hardware store who offers to be the caretaker of a customer's relative named Nancy, an attractive 17-year-old girl. Pedigo, the Spanish bandit, fancies Nancy. In order to win her, Pedigo needs to settle a score with her handsome chaperone, Chuck. Jim and Chuck must stand up to the law to protect Nancy from this dangerous bandit!

Frank Lovejoy ... Jim Hubbard

Gloria Talbott ... Nancy

John Lupton ... Chuck Bailey
Rodolfo Hoyos Jr. ... Pedigo

Eddy Waller ... Bleak-top

Stuart Randall ... Lt. Getman

Julian Rivero ... Fernando
Fernando Alvarado ... Miguel

Henry Fonda ... Himself - Host

Season 2, Episode 22: The Lonely Ones

7 April 1956

Season 2, Episode 23: The Senora

14 April 1956
The senora has arranged a fine marriage for her 18-year old daughter with the scion of one of France's most illustrious families.

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