The Twilight Zone: Season 1

Episodes

# Air Date Title
0

Rod Serling Pitch to Advertisers

This is the first episode but with an introduction by Rod Serling pitching the show to network execs and potential advertisers.

1

Where is Everybody?

Mike Ferris finds himself in a town strangely devoid of people. But despite the emptiness, he has the odd feeling that he’s being watched…

2

One for the Angels

A street salesman cleverly eludes Death. But if he lives, a little girl must die in his place.

3

Mr. Denton on Doomsday

A has-been, drunk gunslinger finds his fast-draw abilities magically restored.

4

The Sixteen-Millimeter Shrine

An aging, former movie star lives and dreams in the past, constantly watching her old movies alone in her room.

5

Walking Distance

Martin Sloan, driving through the country, leaves his car and starts to walk toward his hometown, Homewood. He finds things exactly as they were when he was a child. He soon re…

6

Escape Clause

A hypochondriac exchanges his soul for immortality and indestructibility.

7

The Lonely

Corry, a man stranded on an asteroid after being convicted of a crime, receives a present of a robot who looks and sounds like a real woman.

8

Time Enough at Last

A bank teller, obsessed with reading, finds himself alone after a nuclear blast.

9

Perchance to Dream

A man is terrified of falling asleep for fear he might die.

10

Judgment Night

In 1942, a German wonders why he’s on the deck of a British steamship, with no memory of how he got there, and an overwhelming sense of impending doom.

11

And When the Sky Was Opened

Three astronauts have returned from this first space flight. Major Gart is hospitalized with a broken leg. The other two, Colonels Harrington and Forbes head for a bar. Harring…

12

What You Need

A two-bit thug thinks he’s found the key to a better life in an old sidewalk salesman who has the uncanny ability to tell people what they need the most.

13

The Four of Us are Dying

A man who can change his face to resemble others gets into hot water with gangsters.

14

Third From the Sun

With all-out nuclear war about to ignite, a scientist and his pilot friend plot to escape on an experimental spaceship.

15

I Shot an Arrow into the Air

Three astronauts believe they have crashed on an asteroid.

16

The Hitch-Hiker

Alone on a cross-country trip, a woman continually sees the same hitch-hiker everywhere she looks.

17

The Fever

Tight fisted Franklin Gibbs is not pleased when his wife wins a trip for two to Las Vegas. But things change when he falls under the spell of a slot machine that calls his nam…

18

The Last Flight

A World War I flying ace flies through a mysterious cloud – and lands at a modern U.S. air base in the year 1959!

19

The Purple Testament

Lt. Fitzgerald has found his own special wartime hell. Looking into the faces of his men prior to battle, he has the disquieting ability to see who is about to die.

20

Elegy

Three astronauts land on what looks like Earth 200 years before they left—only all of the people seem frozen in time.

21

Mirror Image

Millicent Barnes sees her double at a bus terminal.

22

The Monsters are Due on Maple Street

Paranoia strikes the residents of Maple Street when they believe human-looking aliens have invaded the neighborhood.

23

A World of Difference

Businessman Arthur Curtis finds his phone dead. He is then surprised to hear a voice yell, ““Cut!”“ and see that his office is just a set on a soundstag…

24

Long Live Walter Jameson

Walter Jameson is an excellent history teacher who talks about the past as if he had lived it.

25

People Are Alike All Over

When a space exploration crashes on Mars, the surviving passenger is surprised to find that Martians are human-looking, very friendly and apparently just like us…

26

Execution

Just before being hanged for shooting a man in the back, a man in 1880 is transported into the future.

27

The Big Tall Wish

Even though Jackson breaks his hand prior to the fight, he wins because Henry – a boy who adores the fighter and believes in magic – made the ““big, tal…

28

A Nice Place to Visit

After being shot to death, Rocky Valentine encounters the amiable white-haired Mr. Pip, who gives Rocky everything he wishes for.

29

Nightmare as a Child

Schoolteacher Helen Foley finds a strange and very serious little girl on the stairs outside her apartment. The little girl seems to know her, and tries to jog her memory about…

30

A Stop at Willoughby

Riding home on the train one day, a man falls asleep and dreams it is 1880, and he is entering a small town called Willoughby.

31

The Chaser

A man, desperate to win the affection of a beautiful woman, slips her a love potion. He is overjoyed that the potion works so well…at first.

32

A Passage for Trumpet

A trumpet player who’s convinced he’ll never amount to anything attempts suicide and finds himself in a world where no one can hear or see him.

33

Mr. Bevis

A man (Bevis) meets his guardian angel.

34

The After Hours

A woman discovers that the floor of a department store, on which she bought a gold thimble, doesn’t exist – and that her ““saleslady”“ is re…

35

The Mighty Casey

Dr. Stillman arranges to have his human-looking robot signed up as the star pitcher of the Hoboken Zephyrs. The team zooms to fourth place thanks to Casey. After he’s bea…

36

A World of His Own

A playwright makes characters come to life.

About The Twilight Zone

The Twilight Zone was a popular American anthology series. The series was a collection of various tales that range from the tragic to the comedic. They may be scary or just thought-provoking. Most episodes have unexpected endings and a moral lesson. But, no matter what, it’s “a journey into a wondrous land, whose boundaries are that of the imagination.”

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