The Twilight Zone Episode 131: A Short Drink from a Certain Fountain

The Twilight Zone A Short Drink from a Certain Fountain

General Information Director: Bernard Girard Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Patrick O’Neal, Ruta Lee, and Walter Brooke Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 12/13/1963 Production Code: 2614   Overview Feeling insecure in his marriage to an attractive young woman named Flora (Ruta Lee), Harmon Gordon (Patrick O’Neal) requests an experimental procedure from his brother Raymond (Walter […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 130: The 7th Is Made Up of Phantoms

The Twilight Zone The 7th Is Made Up of Phantoms

General Information Director: Alan Crosland Jr. Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Ron Foster, Warren Oates, Randy Boone, Greg Morris, Jeffrey Morris, Wayne Mallory, and Robert Bray Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 12/6/1963 Production Code: 2606   Overview While participating in a war game, National Guard soldiers William Connors (Ron Foster), Richard Langsford (Warren Oates), and […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 129: Probe 7, Over and Out

The Twilight Zone Probe 7 Over and Out

General Information Director: Ted Post Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Richard Basehart, Antoinette Bower, Harold Gould, and Barton Heyman Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 11/29/1963 Production Code: 2622   Overview Upon crash landing on an Earth-like planet, astronaut Adam Cook (Richard Basehart) learns that he has no way of returning home. Accepting his fate, Cook […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 128: Uncle Simon

The Twilight Zone Uncle Simon

General Information Director: Don Siegel Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Cedric Hardwicke, Constance Ford, and Ian Wolfe Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 11/15/1963 Production Code: 2604   Overview While acting as a caregiver, Barbara Polk (Constance Ford) must endure the verbal attacks of her Uncle Simon (Cedric Hardwicke)—an elderly scientist who spends the majority of […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 127: The Old Man in the Cave

The Twilight Zone The Old Man in the Cave

General Information Director: Alan Grosland Jr. Writer: Rod Serling Cast: James Coburn, John Anderson, Josie Lloyd, John Craven, and John Marley Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 11/8/1963 Production Code: 2603   Overview Surviving after a nuclear war, a man named Goldsmith (John Anderson) and a small group of settlers follow the advice of an […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 126: Living Doll

The Twilight Zone Living Doll

General Information Director: Richard C. Sarafian Writer: Charles Beaumont Cast: Telly Savalas, Mary La Roche, and Tracy Stratford Composer: Bernard Herrmann Air Date: 11/1/1963 Production Code: 2621   Overview When his stepdaughter Christie (Tracy Stratford) brings home a doll named Talky Tina, Erich Streator (Telly Savalas) confronts his wife Annabelle (Mary La Roche) over the […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 125: The Last Night of a Jockey

The Twilight Zone The Last Night of a Jockey

General Information Director: Joseph M. Newman Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Mickey Rooney Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 10/25/1963 Production Code: 2616   Overview Banned by the racing commission for his unethical behavior, a diminutive jockey named Grady (Mickey Rooney) begins hearing a familiar voice inside his mind. Confronted by his alter ego, Grady complains […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 124: A Kind of a Stopwatch

The Twilight Zone A Kind of a Stopwatch

General Information Director: John Rich Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Richard Erdman, Herbie Faye, Leon Belasco, Doris Singleton, Roy Roberts, Richard Wessel, Ray Kellog, and Ken Drake Composer: Van Cleave Air Date: 10/18/1963 Production Code: 2609   Overview While visiting a bar one evening, the insufferable Patrick McNulty (Richard Erdman) is given a stopwatch that can […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 123: Nightmare at 20,000 Feet

The Twilight Zone Nightmare at 20,000 Feet

General Information Director: Richard Donner Writer: Richard Matheson Cast: William Shatner, Christine White, Edward Kemmer, and Asa Maynor Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 10/11/1963 Production Code: 2605   Overview After recovering from a mental breakdown, salesman Bob Wilson (William Shatner) travels with his wife Julia (Christine White) via airplane. When a gremlin lands on […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 122: Steel

The Twilight Zone Steel

General Information Director: Don Weis Writer: Richard Matheson Cast: Lee Marvin, Joe Mantell, Chuck Hicks, Merritt Bohn, and Frank London Composer: Van Cleave Air Date: 10/4/1963 Production Code: 2602   Overview After a ban on boxing is enacted, mechanical fighters take the place of human pugilists in the ring. Desperate to earn money, former champion […]