Alcoa Presents: One Step Beyond: Season 2, Episode 31

The Peter Hurkos Story: Part 2 (26 Apr. 1960)

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Following his experiences Hurkos begins to work with parapsychologist Dr Lindsteom and the police and is credited with assisting in the capture of real-life serial killers. Hurkos himself finally appears on screen.



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Episode cast overview:
Peter Hurkos
Alf Kjellin ...
Dr. Lars Lindstrom
Justice Watson ...
Police Capt. Kibbee
Walter Bird
John Newland ...
Himself - Host


In the continuation of the story in post-war America Hurkos works with a parapsychologist Dr Lars Lindstrom and with the urban police using his psychic powers to help trap serial killers. Finally Hurkos himself is introduced by John Newland. Written by don @ minifie-1

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(Yes, He's) The Great Pretender
21 February 2009 | by (Earth) – See all my reviews

This week's concluding half-hour begins by documenting Hurkos (Albert Salmi)'s work with Dr. Lars Lindstrom (Alf Kjellin), a likely parapsychologist. The doctor puts Hurkos through the obligatory ESP (extra sensory perception) tests. Hurkos does very well - but, really, how could he not? "God gave such a gift," it's explained. Then, Hurkos helps police find murders, like bowling alley worker Andrew Prine (as Walter Bird). Later, Hurkos claimed to have identified both the Boston Strangler and Charles Manson. Finally, the real Hurkos is brought on camera by host John Newland. Not very convincing.

** The Peter Hurkos Story, pt 2 (4/26/60) John Newland ~ Albert Salmi, Andrew Prine, Peter Hurkos

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