H.G.Wells' Invisible Man (1958–1960)
"The Invisible Man" (original title)

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British scientist Peter Brady, while working on an invisibility formula, suffers a tragic accident which turns himself invisible. Unfortunately, there is no antidote, so, while working on a... See full summary »

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During WWII, when the nephew of scientist Jack Griffen discovers his uncle's formula for achieving invisibility, British intelligence concocts a way for him to aid the war effort.

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"JD", a janitor at an Atlanta college struggles to provide a financial foundation to raise his daughter while dealing with the feelings of inferiority created by students and professors who treat him as though he is "Invisible".

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Tim Turner ...
 Dr. Peter Brady / ... (22 episodes, 1959)
Lisa Daniely ...
 Diane 'Dee' Wilson / ... (15 episodes, 1958-1959)
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 Sally Wilson (11 episodes, 1958-1959)
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British scientist Peter Brady, while working on an invisibility formula, suffers a tragic accident which turns himself invisible. Unfortunately, there is no antidote, so, while working on a method to regain his visibility, he undertakes missions for his government stopping bad guys. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@wkio.com>

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14 September 1958 (USA)  »

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Invisible Man  »

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(26 episodes)

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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In the opening episode, the characters of Diane and Sally are said to be Dr. Peter Brady's widowed sister and her daughter. But later segments refer to them as having the same surname as the brother/uncle, Brady, rather than that of the late husband/father, as if "Dee" is his widowed sister-in-law. See more »

Quotes

[first lines of series]
Dr. Peter Brady: My name is Peter Brady. For some time now, I've been engaged in highly secret experiments designed to bring about a great step forward in man's conquest of space and time. Here in my lab, working night and day, I've been prying into the mysteries of the future. Only a few hours ago I felt that there were secrets that would never be known here on Earth. And then suddenly, in the midst of routine experiments, a strange and unpredicted event took place. Whether a mistake or ...
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Referenced in Dennis the Menace: Dennis' Obligation (1961) See more »

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Scary for a 5 year old kid
22 June 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is one of those flashbacks that you remember as a kid. We lived in Brooklyn, N.Y. back in the day and I remember as a child watching previews for a show that I thought was The Invisible Man. All I remember about the previews was a man with the bandages sitting in a chair (possibly in a theater)smoking a cigarett while someone opened a curtain above him looking to see where the cigarette smoke was coming from. Then in another scene I think the Invisible Man was lying on a bed while a fireman came in a door to the room and the fireman passed out from fright. This is all I remember except that I had nightmares from thinking about these scenes. To this day I don't know if this was the scenes from this show or not. I love this site because you can find pretty much all the old shows.


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