The Twilight Zone Episode 89: To Serve Man

The Twilight Zone To Serve Man

General Information Director: Richard L. Bare Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Lloyd Bochner, Susan Cummings, Richard Kiel, Hardie Albright, Theodore Marcuse, Bartlett Robinson, Carlton Young, Nelson Olmstead, Robert Tafur, Lomax Study, and J.H. Fujikawa Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 3/2/1962 Production Code: 4807   Overview Trapped in an alien spacecraft, cryptographer Michael Chambers (Lloyd Bochner) […]

The Thing (1982)

The Thing 1982

General Information Director: John Carpenter Writer: Bill Lancaster Cast: Kurt Russell, A. Wilford Brimley, T.K. Carter, David Clennon, Keith David, Richard Dysart, Charles Hallahan, Peter Maloney, Richard Masur, Donald Moffat, Joel Polis, Thomas Waites, Norbert Weisser, Larry Franco, Nate Irwin, and William Zeman Composer: Ennio Morricone Release Date: 6/25/1982 MPAA Rating: R   Overview After […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 88: The Last Rites of Jeff Myrtlebank

The Twilight Zone The Last Rites of Jeff Myrtlebank

General Information Director: Montgomery Pittman Writer: Montgomery Pittman Cast: James Best, Sherry Jackson, Edgar Buchanan, Lance Fuller, Dub Taylor, Ralph Moody, Jon Lormer, Ezelle Poule, Jim Houghton, Helen Wallace, William Fawcett, Mabel Forrest, Vickie Barnes, and Pat Hector Composer: Tommy Morgan Air Date: 2/23/1962 Production Code: 4811   Overview In a rural town, a young […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 87: A Piano in the House

The Twilight Zone A Piano in the House

General Information Director: David Greene Writer: Earl Hamner Cast: Barry Morse, Joan Hackett, Don Durant, Muriel Landers, Philip Coolidge, and Cyril Delevanti Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 2/16/1962 Production Code: 4825   Overview To celebrate the birthday of his wife Esther (Joan Hackett), theater critic Fitzgerald Fortune (Barry Morse) brings home a special gift: […]

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

Invasion of the Body Snatchers 1978

General Information Director: Philip Kaufman Writer: W.D. Richter Cast: Donald Sutherland, Brooke Adams, Jeff Goldblum, Veronica Cartwright, Leonard Nimoy, Art Hindle, Lelia Goldoni, Kevin McCarthy, Don Siegel, Tom Luddy, Stan Ritchie, David Fisher, Tom Dahlgren, Gary Goodrow, Jerry Walter, Maurice Argent, Sam Conti, Wood Moy, R. Wong, Rose Kaufman, Joe Bellan, Sam Hiona, Lee McVeigh, […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 86: Kick the Can

The Twilight Zone Kick the Can

General Information Director: Lamont Johnson Writer: George Clayton Johnson Cast: Ernest Truex, Russell Collins, John Marley, Hank Patterson, Earl Hodgins, Marjorie Bennett, Lenore Shanewise, Anne O’Neal, and Burt Mustin Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 2/9/1962 Production Code: 4821   Overview Unsatisfied with his current circumstances, senior citizen Charles Whitley (Ernest Truex) calls on his […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 85: Showdown with Rance McGrew

The Twilight Zone Showdown with Rance McGrew

General Information Director: Christian Nyby Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Larry Blyden, Arch Johnson, Robert Cornthwaite, Robert J. Stevenson, William McLean, Troy Melton, Jay Overholts, Hal K. Dawson, Robert Kline, and Jim Turley Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 2/2/1962 Production Code: 4812   Overview Rance McGrew (Larry Blyden), a buffoonish and pretentious actor known for […]

The Incredible Melting Man (1977)

The Incredible Melting Man

General Information Director: William Sachs Writer: William Sachs Cast: Alex Rebar, Burr DeBenning, Myron Healey, Michael Alldredge, Ann Sweeny, Lislie Wilson, Rainbeaux Smith, Julie Drazen, Stuart Edmond Rogers, Chris Whitney, Edwin Max, Dorothy Love, Janus Blythe, and Jonathan Demme Composer: Arlon Ober Release Date: 12/1977 MPAA Rating: R   Overview After viewing the Sun through […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 84: The Hunt

The Twilight Zone The Hunt

General Information Director: Harold Schuster Writer: Earl Hamner Cast: Arthur Hunnicutt, Jeanette Nolan, Robert Faulk, Dexter Dupont, Orville Sherman, Charles Seel, and Titus Moede Composer: Robert Drasnin Air Date: 1/26/1962 Production Code: 4810   Overview While hunting raccoons one evening, Hyder Simpson (Arthur Hunnicutt) jumps into a fast-moving stream to rescue his dog Rip. Upon […]

Tales from the Crypt Episode 93: The Third Pig

Tales from the Crypt The Third Pig

General Information Director: Bill Kopp and Pat Ventura Writer: Bill Kopp Cast: John Kassir, Bobcat Goldthwait, Cam Clarke, Charlie Adler, Brad Garrett, Cory Barton, Jim Cummings, and John Kassir Composer: Nathan Wang Air Date: 7/19/1996   Overview When the Big Bad Wolf (Bobcat Goldthwait) slaughters Drinky Pig (Brad Garrett) and Smokey Pig (Charlie Adler), Dudley […]