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 (Original Series) Hosted by Rod Serling
Season 1 (CBS) (1959-60)

Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by:  Rina Fox
references:
TV Guide / Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
Internet Movie Database (http://us.imdb.com)
UCLA Film and Television Archive
 

############## The Twilight Zone #############
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CBS Fridays 10:00-10:30pm Eastern (36 episodes)

1.01 [---] Twilight Zone: Where Is Everybody?
(Filmed at Universal studios - pilot only)
(1959.10.02)
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by Robert Stevens
cast:
Earl Holliman ................. Mike Ferris
James Gregory ................. General
Paul Langton
James McCallion
Garry Walberg
John Conwell
Jay Overholts
Carter Mullavey
James Johnson

1.02 [---] Twilight Zone: One for the Angels
(1959.10.09)
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by Robert Parrish
cast:
Ed Wynn ....................... Lew Bookman
Murray Hamilton ............... Mr. Death
Dana Dillaway ................. Maggie
Merritt Bohn .................. Truck driver
Jay Overholts ................. Doctor
Mickey Maga ................... Boy

1.03 [---] Twilight Zone: Mr. Denton on Doomsday
(1959.10.16)
Filmed at MGM
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by Allen Reisner
cast:
Dan Duryea .................... Al Denton
Martin Landau ................. Hotaling
Jeanne Cooper ................. Liz
Malcolm Atterbury ............. Henry J. Fate
Doug McClure .................. Pete Grant
Ken Lynch ..................... Charlie
Arthur Batanides .............. Leader
Robert Burton ................. Doctor
Bill Erwin .................... Man

1.04 [---] Twilight Zone: The Sixteen-Millimeter Shrine
(1959.10.23)
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by Mitchell Leisen
cast:
Ida Lupino .................... Barbara Jean Trenton
Martin Balsam ................. Danny Weiss
Ted de Corsia ................. Marty Sall
Jerome Cowan .................. Jerry Hearndan
Alice Frost ................... Sally
John Clarke ................... Young Hearndan

1.05 [---] The Twilight Zone: WALKING DISTANCE ***** 
(1959.10.30)
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by Robert Stevens
cast:
Gig Young ..................... Martin Sloan
Frank Overton ................. Sloan
Irene Tedrow .................. Mrs. Sloan
Michael Montgomery ............ Young Martin
Byron Foulger ................. Charlie
Joe Corey ..................... Soda Jerk
Pat O'Malley .................. Mr. Wilson
Ron Howard .................... Boy
Bill Erwin .................... Wilcox
Buzz Martin ................... Teen
Nan Peterson .................. Woman
Sheridan Comerate ............. Attendant

1.06 [---] Twilight Zone: Escape Clause
(1959.11.06)
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by Mitchell Leisen
cast:
David Wayne ................... Walter Bedeker
Thomas Gomez .................. Cadwallader
Virginia Christine ............ Ethel Bedeker
Raymond Bailey ................ Doctor
Dick Wilson ................... Adjuster
Joe Flynn ..................... Adjuster #2
George Baxter ................. Judge
Wendell Holmes ................ Cooper
Nesdon Booth .................. Guard
Allan Lurie ................... Subway guard
Paul E. Burns ................. Janitor

1.07 [---] The Twilight Zone: THE LONELY (30 min) ****
(1959.11.13)
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by Jack Smight
cast:
Jack Warden ................... James Corry
Jean Marsh .................... Alicia
John Dehner ................... Allenby
Ted Knight .................... Adams
James Turley .................. Carstairs
A convicted murderer who protests his innocence is sent to a deserted asteroid in space
to serve a 40-year sentence and finds himself cracking under pressure.

1.08 [---] Twilight Zone: TIME ENOUGH AT LAST
20-Nov-1959

The Twilight Zone Time Enough At Last Part 1 of 3

 Part 2 & 3 ?

Written by Lynn Venable
Directed by John Brahm
cast:
Burgess Meredith .............. Henry Bemis
Vaughn Taylor ................. Carsville
Jacqueline DeWit .............. Helen Bemis
Lela Bliss .................... Customer

1.09 [---] Twilight Zone: Perchance to Dream
(1959.11.27)
Written by Charles Beaumont
Directed by Robert Florey
cast:
Richard Conte ................. Edward Hall
Suzanne Lloyd ................. Maya/Miss Thomas
John Larch .................... Dr. Rathmann
Edward Marr ................... Barker
Russell Trent ................. Rifle Barker
Ted Stanhope .................. Stranger

1.10 [---] Twilight Zone: Judgment Night
(1959.12.04)
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by John Brahm
cast:
Nehemiah Persoff .............. Capt. Carl Lanser
Ben Wright .................... Capt. Wilbur
Patrick Macnee ................ First officer
James Franciscus .............. Mueller
Hugh Sanders .................. Potter
Diedre Owen ................... Barbara
Leslie Bradley ................ Devereaux
Kendrick Huxham ............... Bartender
Richard Peel .................. Steward
Don Journeaux ................. Stewart #2
Debbie Joyce .................. Girl
Barry Bernard ................. Engineer

1.11 [--] Twilight Zone: And When the Sky Was Opened
(1959.12.11)
Written by Richard Matheson
Directed by Douglas Heyes
cast:
Rod Taylor .................... Col. Clegg Forbes
Charles Aidman ................ Col. Ed Harrington
Jim Hutton .................... Maj. William Garr
Maxine Cooper ................. Amy
Sue Randall ................... Nurse
Oliver McGowan ................ Officer
Paul Bryar .................... Bartender
Gloria Pall ................... Woman
Logan Field ................... Investigator
Joe Bassett ................... Doctor
S. John Launer ................ Harrington
Elizabeth Fielding ............ Nurse #2

1.12 [---] Twilight Zone: What You Need
(1959.12.25)
Written by Lewis Padgett
Directed by Alvin Ganzer
cast:
Steve Cochran ................. Fred Renard
Ernest Truex .................. Pedott
Arline Sax .................... Girl
Read Morgan ................... Lefty
William Edmonson .............. Bartender
Judy Ellis .................... Woman
Fred Kruger ................... Man
Norman Sturgis ................ Clerk
Frank Allocca ................. Waiter
Mark Sunday ................... Photographer

1.13 [---] Twilight Zone: The Four of Us Are Dying (1960.01.01)
Written by George Johnson
Directed by John Brahm
cast:
Harry Townes .................. Arch Hammer
Ross Martin ................... Foster
Phillip Pine .................. Sterig
Don Gordon .................... Marshak
Beverly Garland ............... Maggie
Peter Brocco .................. Pop Marshak
Bernard Fein .................. Penell
Milton Frome .................. Detective
Harry Jackson ................. Trumpet player
Bob Hopkins ................... Man in bar
Pat Comiskey .................. Second man
Sam Rawfins ................... Busboy

1.14 [---] The Twilight Zone: Third from the Sun
(1960.01.08)
Written by Richard Matheson
Directed by Richard Bare
cast:
Fritz Weaver .................. William Sturka
Joe Maross .................... Jerry Riden
Edward Andrews ................ Carling
Lori March .................... Eve
Denise Alexander .............. Jody
Jeanne Evans .................. Ann
Will J. White ................. Guard
S. John Launer ................ Voice

1.15 [---] Twilight Zone: I Shot an Arrow into the Air
(1960.01.15)
Written by Madeleine Champion
Directed by Stuart Rosenburg
cast:
Dewey Martin .................. Corey
Edward Binns .................. Col. Donfin
Ted Otis ...................... Pierson
Leslie Barrett ................ Brandt
Harry Bartell ................. Langford

1.16 [---] The Twilight Zone: THE HITCHHIKER (30 min) *****
(1960.01.22)
Written by Lucille Fletcher
Directed by Alvin Ganzer
cast:
Inger Stevens ................. Nan Adams
Adam Williams ................. Sailor
Leonard Strong ................ Hitch-hiker
Lew Gallo ..................... Mechanic
George Mitchell ............... Gas station man
Dwight Townsend ............... Flag man
Russ Bender ................... Counterman
Eleanor Audley ................ Mrs. Whitney
Mitzi McCall .................. Waitress
A female driver keeps seeing a hitchhiker on the road ahead,
beckoning her towards a fatal accident.

1.17 [---] Twilight Zone: The Fever
(1960.01.29)
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by Alvin Ganzer
cast:
Everett Sloane ................ Franklin Gibbs
Vivi Janiss ................... Flora Gibbs
Art Lewis ..................... Drunk
William Kendis ................ P.R. Man
Lee Sands ..................... Manager
Marc Towers ................... Cashier
Lee Millar .................... Photographer
Arthur Peterson ............... Sheriff
Carole Kent ................... Girl
Jeffrey Sayre ................. Croupier

1.18 [---] Twilight Zone: The Last Flight
(1960.02.05)
Filmed at MGM studios
Produced by Buck Houghton
Written by Richard Matheson
Directed by William Claxton
Directed by George T. Clemens, A.C.E.
cast:
Kenneth Haigh ................. Lt. William Terence Decker
Simon Scott ................... Wilson
Alexander Scourby ............. Harper
Robert Warwick ................ Mackaye
Harry Raybould ................ Corporal
Jerry Catron .................. Guard
Paul Baxley ................... Jeep driver
Jack Perkins .................. Truck driver
Frank Gifford Tallman ......... Stunt pilot

1.19 [---] Twilight Zone: THE PURPLE TESTAMENT *****
(1960.02.12)
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by Richard Bare
cast:
William Reynolds .............. Lt. Fitzgerald
Dick York ..................... Riker
Barney Phillips ............... Gunther
Warren Oates .................. Driver
Michael Vandever .............. Smitty
William Phipps ................ Sergeant
Paul Mazursky ................. Orderly
Ron Masak ..................... Harmonica man
S. John Launer ................ Colonel
Marc Cavell ................... Freeman

1.20 [---] Twilight Zone: Elegy
(1960.02.19)
Written by Charles Beaumont
Directed by Douglas Heyes
cast:
Cecil Kellaway ................ Jeremy Wickwire
Kevin Hagen ................... James Webber
Jeff Morrow ................... Kurt Meyers
Don Dubbins ................... Peter Kirby

1.21 [---] Twilight Zone: Mirror Image
(1960.02.26)
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by John Brahm
cast:
Vera Miles .................... Millicent Barnes
Martin Milner ................. Paul Grinslead
Joe Hamilton .................. Ticket man
Naomi Stevens ................. Woman
Ferris Taylor ................. Husband
Terese Lyon ................... Old woman
Edwin Rand .................... Bus driver

1.22 [---] Twilight Zone: The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street
(1960.03.04)
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by Ron Winston
cast:
Claude Akins .................. Steve Brand
Jack Weston ................... Charlie
Barry Atwater ................. Goodman
Burt Metcalfe ................. Don
Jan Handzlik .................. Tommy
Mary Gregory .................. Tommy's mother
Anne Barton ................... Mrs. Brand
Lea Waggner ................... Mrs. Goodman
Ben Erway ..................... Pete van Horn
Lyn Guild ..................... Charlie's wife
Joan Sudlow ................... Neighbors
Jason Johnson ................. Neighbors
Amzie Strickland .............. Neighbors
Sheldon Allman ................ Alien

1.23 [---] Twilight Zone: A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE *****
11Mar60
Written by Richard Matheson
Directed by Ted Post
cast:
Howard Duff ................... Arthur Curtis
Frank Maxwell ................. Marty
Eileen Ryan ................... Nora
David White ................... Brinkley
Gail Kobe ..................... Sally
Peter Walker .................. Endicott
William Idelson ............... Kelly
Susan Dorn .................... Marian
A man descends into the stuff of nightmares when his
home, family and employer disappear without trace.

1.24 [---] Twilight Zone: Long Live Walter Jameson
(1960.03.18)
Written by Charles Beaumont
Directed by Tony Leader
cast:
Kevin McCarthy ................ Walter Jameson
Edgar Stehli .................. Samuel Kittridge
Estelle Winwood ............... Laurette Bowen
Dody Heath .................... Susanna Kittridge

1.25 [---] Twilight Zone: PEOPLE ARE ALIKE ALL OVER
25Mar60
Teleplay by Rod Serling
Based on a Short Story by Paul Fairman
Directed by Mitchell Leisen
Starring:
Roddy McDowall ................ Sam Conrad
with:
Susan Oliver .................. Teenya
Paul Comi ..................... Warren Marcusson
Byron Morrow .................. Martians
Vic Perrin .................... Martians
Vernon Gray ................... Martians
Sam Conrad, the first man to visit Mars, is relieved to find
that Martians resemble human being and treat him kindly.

1.26 [---] Twilight Zone: Execution
(1960.04.01)
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by David Orrick
cast:
Albert Salmi .................. Joe Caswell
Russell Johnson ............... Dr. George Manion
Than Wyenn .................... Johnson
Jon Lormer .................... Reverend
Fay Roope ..................... Judge
George Mitchell ............... Old man
Richard Karlan ................ Bartender
Joe Haworth ................... Cowboy

1.27 [---] Twilight Zone: The Big, Tall Wish
(1960.04.08)
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by Ron Winston
cast:
Ivan Dixon .................... Bolie Jackson
Steven Perry .................. Henry
Kim Hamilton .................. Frances
Walter Burke .................. Mizell
Henry Scott ................... Thomas
Charles Horvath ............... Fighter
Carl Mcintire ................. Announcer
Frankie Van ................... Referee

1.28 [---] Twilight Zone: A Nice Place to Visit
(1960.04.15)
Written by Charles Beaumont
Directed by John Brahm
cast:
Larry Blyden .................. Rocky Valentine
Sebastian Cabot ............... Mr. Pip
John Close .................... Policeman
Wayne Tucker .................. Croupier
Sandra Warner ................. Girl
Barbara English ............... Dancer
Peter Hornsby ................. Dealer
Nels Nelson ................... Dwarf cop
Bill Mullikin ................. Attendant

1.29 [---] Twilight Zone: NIGHT MARE AS A CHILD
29Apr60
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by Alvin Ganzer
Director of Photography George T. Clemens, A.S.C.
Starring
Janice Rule ................... Helen Foley
Shepperd Strudwick ............ Peter Selden
With:
Terry Burnham ................. Markie
Michael Fox ................... Doctor
Jo Perry ...................... Lt.
Not on Credits:
Suzanne Cupito ................ Girl

1.30 [---] Twilight Zone: A STOP AT WILLOUGHBY *****
6May60
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by Robert Parrish
Director of Photography George T. Clemens, A.S.C.
Starring:
James Daly .................... Garr Williams
And:
Howard Smith .................. Misrell
Patricia Donahue .............. Jane Williams
With:
Jason Wingreen ................ Conductor
Mavis Neal .................... Helen
James Maloney ................. Conductor #2
Not On Credits:
Billy Booth ................... Boy
Butch Hengen .................. Boy #2
Ryan Hayes .................... Trainman
Max Slaten .................... Man

1.31 [---] Twilight Zone: THE CHASER
13May60
Teleplay by by Robert Presnell, Jr.
Based on a Short Story by John Collier
Directed by Douglas Heyes
Starring:
John Mcintire ................. Daemon
Patricia Barry ................ Leila
George Grizzard ............... Roger Shackleforth
with:
J. Pat O'Malley ............... Homburg
Marjorie Bennett .............. Big lady
Barbara Perry ................. Woman
Rusty Wescoatt ................ Man
not credited:
Duane Grey .................... Bartender
A man buys a love potion in a desperate attempt to capture
the heart of a woman he adores, but finds it has very
different effects from those anticipated.

1.32 [---] Twilight Zone: A Passage for Trumpet
(1960.05.20)
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by Don Medford
cast:
Jack Klugman .................. Joey Crown
John Anderson ................. Gabe
Mary Webster .................. Nan
Frank Wolff ................... Baron
James Flavin .................. Truck driver
Ned Glass ..................... Pawnshop dealer
Diane Honodel ................. Woman

1.33 [---] Twilight Zone: Mr. BEVIS
3Jun60
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by William Asher (verified on film)
(Leslie Halliwell is wrong - he has d. Robert Parrish)
Starring:
Orson Bean .................... James Bevis
Henry Jones ................... J. Hardy Hempstead
with:
Charles Lane .................. Peckinpaugh
Horace McMahon ................ Bartender
William Schallert ............. Policeman
and:
Florence MacMichael ........... Margaret
Dorothy Neumann ............... Landlady
Vito Scotti ................... Peddler
House Peters, Jr. ............. Cop #2
Colleen O'Sullivan ............ Woman
Timmy Cletro .................. Boy

1.34 [---] Twilight Zone: THE AFTER HOURS
10-Jun-1960

"The After Hours" (1 Of 3)

"The After Hours" (2 Of 3)

"The After Hours" (3 Of 3)
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by Douglas Heyes
cast:
Anne Francis .................. Marsha White
Elizabeth Allen ............... Saleswoman
James Millhollin .............. Armbruster
John Conwell .................. Elevator man
Nancy Rennick ................. Miss Pettigrew
Patrick Whyte ................. Sloan

1.35 [---] Twilight Zone: The Mighty Casey
(1960.06.17)
Written by Rod Serling
Directed by Alvin Ganzer
cast:
Jack Warden ................... McGarry
Abraham Sofaer ................ Dr. Stillman
Robert Sorrells ............... Casey
Don O'Kelly ................... Monk
Jonathan Hole ................. Doctor
Alan Dexter ................... Beasley
Rusty Lane .................... Commissioner

1.36 [---] Twilight Zone: A WORLD OF HIS OWN (comedy)
(1960.07.01)
Written by Richard Matheson
Directed by Ralph Nelson
cast:
Keenan Wynn ................... Gregory West
Phyllis Kirk .................. Victoria West
Mary LaRoche .................. Mary
A noted playwright believes that he can make his characters
appear just by describing them into his tape recorder.

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