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Complete series cast summary:
Dennis O'Keefe ...  Himself - Host 5 episodes, 1957-1958
Cris Roberts Cris Roberts ...  Waitress 4 episodes, 1958
Mike Ragan ...  Angie / ... 4 episodes, 1957-1958
David Armstrong David Armstrong ...  Policeman / ... 3 episodes, 1957-1958
Janice Rule ...  Kelly Pomeroy 3 episodes, 1958
Marian Seldes ...  Matron Henderson 3 episodes, 1957-1958
John Baragrey ...  Steven 3 episodes, 1958
Jack Klugman ...  Jason 3 episodes, 1957-1958
Sebastian Cabot ...  Mr. Foster / ... 2 episodes, 1958
Harold J. Stone ...  Capt. Crane / ... 2 episodes, 1957-1958
Edward Binns ...  Ben Silcox / ... 2 episodes, 1957-1958
Jim Johnson Jim Johnson ...  Delivery Boy 2 episodes, 1958
Tita Purdom Tita Purdom ...  Lady Flora / ... 2 episodes, 1958
Albert Carrier ...  Pierre / ... 2 episodes, 1957-1958
Juney Ellis Juney Ellis ...  Mother / ... 2 episodes, 1957
Doris Lloyd ...  Lady Clementina / ... 2 episodes, 1958
Alexander Davion ...  Count Rouvaloff / ... 2 episodes, 1957-1958
Gene Roth ...  Captain 2 episodes, 1958
Clark Howat ...  Police Lt. Benson / ... 2 episodes, 1957-1958
George Pelling George Pelling ...  Mail Clerk 2 episodes, 1957-1958
Marcel De la Brosse Marcel De la Brosse 2 episodes, 1958
Tharon Crigler Tharon Crigler 2 episodes, 1958
Selmer Jackson ...  Walker 2 episodes, 1958
Ken Hooker Ken Hooker ...  Cab Driver / ... 2 episodes, 1957-1958
Howard Wendell Howard Wendell ...  L.M. Tucker / ... 2 episodes, 1957-1958
Macdonald Carey ...  Ben Forbes / ... 2 episodes, 1957-1958
Phyllis Thaxter ...  Flora 2 episodes, 1957-1958
Kent Smith 2 episodes, 1958
Everett Sloane ...  Miguel Del Sequiras / ... 2 episodes, 1957
Dorothea Lord 2 episodes, 1958
Ken Clark ...  Cop delivering food to Janice Rule 2 episodes, 1958
James Congdon James Congdon ...  Christopher Van Houten / ... 2 episodes, 1958
Roddy McDowall 2 episodes, 1958
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The show consisted of forty episodes, half were live and half were on film. The shows, often involving murder, were designed to confuse and mystify the audience and dealt with their fears and suspicions. Written by J.E. McKillop <jmckillo@notes.cc.bellcore.com>

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English

Release Date:

30 September 1957 (USA) See more »

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(31 episodes)

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Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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Rarely seen TV Show but very good on suspense
23 September 1999 | by wrtiedeSee all my reviews

Hitchcock directed one episode of NBC's Suspicion episodic drama series, entitled 4 O'Clock, even though his own Alfred Hitchcock Presents was still airing on CBS.

A man who works in a clock repair store suspects his wife is meeting with someone in his own house while he is at work. He decides to get his revenge, which allows Hitchcock to work his magic and add lots of suspense and plot twists for you in just an hour's time.

TVLand broadcast this during their 100th birthday tribute to Hitchcock, but who knows if they will broadcast it again later. If you get a chance to see this, please take advantage of the opportunity!


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