The Outer Limits (1963–1965)

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A feature adaptation of the cult classic 1960s sci-fi TV series.

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Anthology type science fiction program with a different cast each week. Tending toward the hard science, space travel, time travel, and human evolution it tries to examine in each show some form of the question, "What is the nature of man?" Written by John Vogel <jlvogel@comcast.net>

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16 September 1963 (USA)  »

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Numerous guest stars on the show had been victims of the blacklist a decade earlier; for many of them, this was their first work before a camera in years. Among them were Jeff Corey, Marsha Hunt, Curt Conway, Lloyd Gough, Howard Da Silva and Sam Wanamaker. See more »

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Dr. Paul Wayne: So what difference does it make, whether it's 20 minutes or 20 years, since neither amounts to the faintest echo of the tiniest whisper in the thunder of time.
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Awesome anthology series
24 January 2002 | by (Tennessee) – See all my reviews

This classic series is so much fun to watch. Everything about it is great. The opening is very well crafted, the episodes are very well written and entertaining with a wide variety of fine actors and actresses and the special effects are truly splendid. It is my opinion that this show serves as a prime example of why classic science fiction is so much fun to watch.


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