"Twilight Zone" Uncle Simon (TV Episode 1963) - Plot Summary Poster

(TV Series)


Plot Summary

  • Barbara Polk takes care of her elderly and mean-spirited uncle Simon. He is a scientist who spends much of his time in his basement laboratory but when he's not there, he seems to take great pleasure in demeaning his niece. She can't wait for him to die and doesn't hesitate to tell him so. When he dies from an accidental fall down the stairs, she is free. She does inherit his wealth but can only keep it if she stays in the house. She also has to care for the thing he created in his lab - a life-sized robot into which Simon Polk has programmed his own personality.

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  • Caregiver Barbara Polk must take care of her uncle's robot after his untimely and accidental death.

    - Written by laird-3


Barbara Polk lives with her aged and overbearing Uncle, of which she is his only heir. Barbara constantly deals with her Uncle's incessant requests and demands...

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