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 […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 121: In Praise of Pip

The Twilight Zone In Praise of Pip

General Information Director: Joseph M. Newman Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Jack Klugman, Connie Gilchrist, Robert Diamond, and Billy Mumy Composer: Rene Garriguenc Air Date: 9/27/1963 Production Code: 2607   Overview While stationed in South Vietnam, Private Pip (Robert Diamond) sustains a terrible injury on the battlefield. Upon receiving the news, Pip’s father Max Phillips (Jack […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 120: The Bard

The Twilight Zone The Bard

General Information Director: David Butler Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Jack Weston, John McGiver, Doro Merande, John Williams, Henry Lascoe, William Lanteau, Howard McNear, Marge Redmond, Clegg Hoyt, Judy Strangis, and Burt Reynolds Composer: Fred Steiner Air Date: 5/23/1963 Production Code: 4852   Overview Devoid of talent, aspiring writer Julius Moomer (Jack Weston) uses a book […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 119: Passage on the Lady Anne

The Twilight Zone Passage on the Lady Anne

General Information Director: Lamont Johnson Writer: Charles Beaumont Cast: Gladys Cooper, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Cecil Kellaway, Lee Phillips, Joyce Van Patten, Alan Napier, Cyril Delevanti, Jack Raine, Colin Campbell, and Don Keefer Composer: Rene Garriguenc Air Date: 5/9/1963 Production Code: 4869   Overview Hoping to salvage their failing marriage, Alan and Eileen Ransome (Lee Phillips and […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 118: On Thursday We Leave for Home

The Twilight Zone On Thursday We Leave for Home

General Information Director: Buzz Kulik Writer: Rod Serling Cast: James Whitmore, Tim O’Connor, James Broderick, Paul Langton, Jo Helton, Mercedes Shirley, Russ Bender, Daniel Kulick, Madge Kennedy, John Ward, Shirley O’Hara, Anthony Benson, and Lew Gallo Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 5/2/1963 Production Code: 4868   Overview After spending thirty years on the desert […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 117: The Incredible World of Horace Ford

The Twilight Zone The Incredible World of Horace Ford

General Information Director: Abner Biberman Writer: Reginald Rose Cast: Pat Hingle, Nan Martin, Ruth White, Phillip Pine, Vaughn Taylor, Mary Carver, Jerry Davis, and Jim E. Titus Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 4/18/1963 Production Code: 4854   Overview Desperate to relive his childhood experiences, toy designer Horace Ford (Pat Hingle) returns to his old […]