Twilight Zone: Season 3, Episode 36

Cavender Is Coming (25 May 1962)
"The Twilight Zone" Cavender Is Coming (original title)

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Inept guardian angel Harmon Cavender is given a chance to earn his wings by helping an unconventional big city woman, the young, awkward Agnes Grep.

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Episode complete credited cast:
Jesse White ...
Harmon Cavender
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Agnes Grep
Howard Smith ...
Polk
Frank Behrens ...
Stout
Sandra Gould ...
Albert Carrier ...
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Barbara Morrison ...
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Inept guardian angel Harmon Cavender is given a chance to finally earn his wings by helping an unconventional big city woman, the young, awkward Agnes Grep, who has just been fired. Cavender doesn't ask her wishes, instead he puts her in posh clothes, provides her with a fortune, and moves her uptown to a fancy Park Avenue address. Written by David Stevens

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The $23,367.19 placed in Agnes Grep's account in 1962 had the same purchasing power as $177,000 in 2012. See more »

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Field Rep: Actually, Cavender, there seems to be considerable question about the damage you can do with just arms and legs, not to mention your mouth.
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Don't Bother
29 October 2014 | by (North America) – See all my reviews

Carol Burnett stars as awkward and terminally unemployed Agnes Grep, who has friends but no luck and little money or prospects, which prompts some divine intervention in the form of Guardian Angel Harmon Cavender(played by Jessie White) who is desperate to earn his wings, but will face a huge challenge getting Miss Grep to cooperate... That loud thud you heard was the sound of this farrago crashing and burning, as it remains a complete an utter dud on every level, and most unworthy of this normally fine series. Sticks out like a sore thumb in the canon, and looks like a failed pilot forced into the series. An embarrassment for all concerned, and best ignored.


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