The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
30 Sep. 1960King Nine Will Not Return
A pilot of a downed WW II bomber comes to in the African desert and desperately tries to find out what happened to the rest of his crew.
7 Oct. 1960The Man in the Bottle
A luckless couple stumbles upon fortune when a genie materializes from a bottle in their antique shop. The genie grants them four wishes but warns them, prophetically, to be careful what you wish for.
14 Oct. 1960Nervous Man in a Four Dollar Room
Small time criminal Jackie Rhoades must face both his past and his conscience while waiting for his next assignment.
28 Oct. 1960A Thing About Machines
Bartlett Finchley's paranoia about the machines around proves true.
4 Nov. 1960The Howling Man
Seeking refuge from a storm, a traveler comes upon a bizarre abbey of monks, who have imprisoned a man who begs for his help. When he confronts the head monk, he is told that the man is the Devil, and he must decide whom to believe.
11 Nov. 1960Eye of the Beholder
A young woman lying in a hospital bed, her head wrapped in bandages, awaits the outcome of a surgical procedure performed by the State in a last-ditch attempt to make her look "normal."
18 Nov. 1960Nick of Time
A pair of newlyweds stopping in a small town are trapped by their own superstition when playing a fortune-telling machine in a local diner.
2 Dec. 1960The Lateness of the Hour
The daughter of an inventor objects to their "perfect" home where they are waited on by mechanical servants.
9 Dec. 1960The Trouble with Templeton
A nostalgic actor revisits his late wife and friends at their old haunt, only to find that he is now out of place there.
16 Dec. 1960A Most Unusual Camera
When three unintelligent crooks get ahold of a camera that takes pictures of the future, they set out to make a quick fortune with their new toy.
23 Dec. 1960The Night of the Meek
After a derelict Santa Claus is fired on Christmas Eve, he finds a mysterious bag that gives out presents. With this bag he sets out to fulfill his one wish - to see the less fortunate inherit the bounties of Christmas.
6 Jan. 1961Dust
A sympathetic sheriff and a callous con man are among the many who gather in a desert town on a hot day to see a man hanged for killing a child while drunk.
13 Jan. 1961Back There
At a prominent club in Washington, D.C., a socialite argues about whether it would be possible to change history by traveling back in time. When he leaves the club he finds himself in 1865, on the night that President Lincoln will be shot.
20 Jan. 1961The Whole Truth
A used car salesman buys a car that dooms him to tell only the truth!
27 Jan. 1961The Invaders
When a woman investigates a clamor on the roof of her rural house, she discovers a small UFO and little aliens emerging from it. Or so it seems.
3 Feb. 1961A Penny for Your Thoughts
Gaining telepathic abilities when his coin lands on its edge, bank clerk Hector B. Poole learns about the difference between other people's plans and fantasies.
10 Feb. 1961Twenty Two
While in the hospital recovering from overwork, Liz Powell keeps dreaming about going down to the hospital morgue.
24 Feb. 1961The Odyssey of Flight 33
Passing through the sound barrier, a commercial airliner inadvertently travels back in time.
3 Mar. 1961Mr. Dingle, the Strong
A timid vacuum-cleaner salesman is given the strength of 300 men by some experimenting aliens.
10 Mar. 1961Static
An old radio is taking bitter bachelor Ed Lindsay back to a happier time before what he considers worthless tripe on television when he starts picking up radio programs from the 1930's and 1940's.
24 Mar. 1961The Prime Mover
A compulsive gambler cajoles his friend to use his telekinesis to affect the results of the gambling tables in Las Vegas.
31 Mar. 1961Long Distance Call
A toy telephone becomes the link between a young boy and his dead grandmother.
7 Apr. 1961A Hundred Yards Over the Rim
A pioneer from a wagon train in 1847 sets off to find something for his ill son and stumbles into present-day New Mexico.
21 Apr. 1961The Rip Van Winkle Caper
After successfully stealing a gold shipment, a group of criminals and their scientist accomplice put themselves in suspended animation in a remote desert cave. When they awaken decades later, complications ensue when their truck is destroyed.
28 Apr. 1961The Silence
Annoyed by a club member's constant chatter, a man bets him he cannot remain silent for a year, living in a glass enclosure in the club basement.
5 May 1961Shadow Play
Adam Grant is trapped in a recurring nightmare, in which he is sentenced to death by execution. He tries to convince the people around him that they are imaginary and that they will cease to exist if the execution is carried out.
12 May 1961The Mind and the Matter
Using the power of mind over matter, Archibald Beechcroft remakes the world to his own specifications.
26 May 1961Will the Real Martian Please Stand Up?
Following a frantic phone call about a crashed spaceship, two policeman try and determine who among the passengers of a bus at a snowed-in roadside diner is from another world.