The Twilight Zone: Season 5

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1

In Praise of Pip

An alcoholic bookie regrets that he wasn’t a better father to his son, Pip, critically wounded in South Vietnam. A visit to an amusement park gives them both a second cha…

2

Steel

Boxing robot ““Battling Maxo”“ breaks down before the scheduled bout, forcing his manager to take its place.

3

Nightmare at 20,000 Feet

Mr. Wilson believes he sees a gremlin on the wing of his commercial aircraft.

4

A Kind of a Stopwatch

The world’s biggest bore and most avid talker gets a magical stopwatch that can stop everything except him.

5

The Last Night of a Jockey

Mickey Rooney delivers a tour de force solo performance in the Twilight Zone playlet “The Last Night of a Jockey.” Barred from the track for life, crooked jockey Gr…

6

Living Doll

Erich is displeased when his wife buys an expensive doll for his step-daughter. He becomes even more displeased when the doll tells him it doesn’t like him!

7

The Old Man in the Cave

A mysterious guardian helps a tiny community survive after the Bomb destroys much of the Earth.

8

Uncle Simon

Uncle Simon tries to strike Barbara with his cane. She grabs it and he falls down the stairs to his death. His will stipulates that she must care for his latest invention ̵…

9

Probe 7 - Over and Out

The lone survivors of two annihilated worlds are stranded on a distant planet.

10

The 7th is Made Up of Phantoms

Three National Guardsmen explore the site of Custer’s Last Stand.

11

A Short Drink from a Certain Fountain

Trying to keep up with his younger wife, Harmon convinces his brother to inject him with an experimental youth serum.

12

Ninety Years Without Slumbering

An old man fears that he will die if his grandfather clock stops running.

13

Ring-A-Ding Girl

Bunny receives a ring from her fan club in her home town. In the ring she sees the faces of people from her hometown telling her she’s needed there. She arrives in Howard…

14

You Drive

Driving home one rainy evening, Oliver Pope accidentally hits a boy on a bicycle. Pope flees the scene, determined to hide his guilt, but his car has other ideas.

15

The Long Morrow

Stansfield, an astronaut, is sent to a planetary system 141 light-years from Earth. The trip will take 20 years each way. To save him the ordeal of forty years of loneliness, h…

16

The Self-Improvement of Salvadore Ross

A man finds that he can trade characteristics with others.

17

Number 12 Looks Just Like You

In a future where everyone must undergo an operation at the age of 19 to make them identical to everyone else, one woman desperately tries to hang onto her own identity.

18

Black Leather Jackets

Three tough-looking men on motorcycles disrupt a peaceful suburb when they move in. Yet the neighbors could never imagine just how dangerous these men really are.

19

Night Call

An elderly, wheelchair-bound lady receives strange anonymous phone calls overnight when she’s alone.

20

From Agnes - With Love

A computer technician must deal with the queen of all femme fatales: a computer named Agnes who wreaks havoc on his love life.

21

Spur of the Moment

After being chased on horseback by a terrifying, unidentified figure in black, Anne Henderson faces the biggest decision of her life.

22

An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

As a Confederate spy is about to be hanged, the rope breaks and he falls to the water below. He dodges bullets and heads off for home. He finally reaches it, but as his wife hu…

23

Queen of the Nile

Columnist Jordan Herrick is startled to learn that a famous movie actress hasn’t aged in years. Intrigued, he investigates… and soon learns a terrifying secret.

24

What's in the Box

A cheating husband sees his secret revealed and it’s horrible consequences on his just-repaired TV set.

25

The Masks

A dying man demands his family wear masks that he’s given them at a Mardi Gras party.

26

I Am the Night - Color Me Black

On the day an unpopular idealist is to be executed for the killing of a racist bully, the townsfolk are shocked to see the skies have turned pitch black.

27

Sounds and Silences

A man’s wish to listen to loud noise backfires.

28

Caesar and Me

A ventriloquist’s dummy goads him into committing burglaries.

29

The Jeopardy Room

Trying to defect, Major Ivan Kuchenko is trapped inside a hotel room with Commissar Vassiloff, a hitman, and Boris, his assistant, in the room across the street. Vassiloff has…

30

Stopover in a Quiet Town

Bob and Millie wake up to find they are in a strange town. Everything appears to be props – trees, animals even cars.

31

The Encounter

A World War II veteran and a Japanese-American gardener battle each other over a war that ended more than 20 years ago.

32

Mr. Garrity and the Graves

Jared Garrity arrives in the Old West town of Happiness, Arizona, proclaiming he can revive the dead.

33

The Brain Center at Whipple's

A factory CEO replaces human workers with machines.

34

Come Wander with Me

A singer searches for an authentic folk song.

35

The Fear

Two people in a remote cabin find signs of an extraterrestrial.

36

The Bewitchin' Pool

Two unhappy children find a happy escape in a swimming pool.

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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