The Twilight Zone Episode 55: Mr. Dingle, the Strong


General Information Director: John Brahm Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Burgess Meredith, James Westerfield, Edward Ryder, Douglas Spencer, Michael Fox, Donald Losby, Greg Irwin, Douglas Evans, Phil Arnold, Frank Richards, James Millhollin, Jo Ann Dixon, Jay Hector, and Don Rickles Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 3/3/1961 Production Code: 173-3644   Overview When confronted by a […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 54: The Odyssey of Flight 33


General Information Director: Justus Addiss Writer: Rod Serling Cast: John Anderson, Paul Comi, Sandy Kenyon, Wayne Heffley, Harp McGuire, Betty Garde, Beverly Brown, Nancy Rennick, Jay Overholts, and Lester Fletcher Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 2/24/1961 Production Code: 173-3651   Overview While en route from London to New York City, Global Airlines Flight 33 […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 53: Twenty Two


General Information Director: Jack Smight Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Barbara Nichols, Jonathan Harris, Fredd Wayne, Arline Sax, Mary Adams, Norma Connolly, Wesley Lau, and Angus Duncan Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 2/10/1961 Production Code: 173-3664   Overview While recovering from exhaustion, dancer Liz Powell (Barbara Nichols) has a recurring nightmare in which, upon visiting […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 52: A Penny for Your Thoughts


General Information Director: James Sheldon Writer: George Clayton Johnson Cast: Dick York, June Dayton, Dan Tobin, Cyril Delevanti, Hayden Rorke, James Nolan, Frank London, Anthony Ray, and Patrick Waltz Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 2/3/1961 Production Code: 173-3650   Overview Having gained telepathic powers at the toss of a coin, bank clerk Hector B. […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 51: The Invaders


General Information Director: Douglas Heyes Writer: Richard Matheson Cast: Agnes Moorehead Composer: Jerry Goldsmith Air Date: 1/27/1961 Production Code: 173-3646   Overview While living in an isolated farmhouse, a mute, elderly woman (Agnes Moorehead) discovers an alien spacecraft on her roof. Two small robots later emerge from the ship, presenting a formidable challenge to the […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 50: The Whole Truth


General Information Director: James Sheldon Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Jack Carson, Loring Smith, George Chandler, Jack Ging, Arte Johnson, Patrick Westwood, Lee Sabinson, and Nan Peterson Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 1/20/1961 Production Code: 173-3666   Overview Silver-tongued car salesman Harvey Hunnicut (Jack Carson) purchases a vehicle, later revealed to be haunted, at what […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 49: Back There


General Information Director: David Orrick McDearmon Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Russell Johnson, Paul Hartman, Bartlett Robinson, John Lasell, James Lyndon, Raymond Bailey, Raymond Greenleaf, John Eldredge, James Gavin, Jean Inness, Lew Brown, Carol Rossen, Nora Marlowe, and Pat O’Malley Composer: Jerry Goldsmith Air Date: 1/13/1961 Production Code: 173-3648   Overview After discussing the nature of […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 48: Dust


General Information Director: Douglas Heyes Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Thomas Gomez, John Larch, Vladimir Sokoloff, John Alonso, Paul Genge, Dorothy Adams, Duane Grey, John Lormer, Andrea Margolis, and Douglas Heyes Composer: Jerry Goldsmith Air Date: 1/6/1961 Production Code: 173-3653   Overview Having killed a young girl with his coach, drunk driver Luís Gallegos (John Alonso) […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 47: The Night of the Meek


General Information Director: Jack Smight Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Art Carney, John Fiedler, Robert P. Lieb, Val Avery, Meg Wyllie, Kay Cousins, and Burt Mustin Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 12/23/1960 Production Code: 173-3663   Overview On Christmas Eve, Henry Corwin (Art Carney)—an alcoholic homeless man seasonally employed as a department store Santa Claus—is […]

The Twilight Zone Episode 46: A Most Unusual Camera


General Information Director: John Rich Writer: Rod Serling Cast: Fred Clark, Jean Carson, Adam Williams, and Marcel Hillaire Composer: None (Stock Music) Air Date: 12/16/1960 Production Code: 173-3606   Overview Having robbed a curio shop, married crooks Chester and Paula Dietrich (Fred Clark and Jean Carson) encounter a camera that can produce pictures of the […]