Horror History: Friday, January 22, 1960: “The Twilight Zone” episode “The Hitch-Hiker” premiered

Season 1 Episode 16

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

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Horror History: Friday, January 15, 1960: “The Twilight Zone” episode “I Shot an Arrow into the Air” premiered

Season 1 Episode 15

Three astronauts crash on what they believe to be an asteroid. Unfortunately they have only limited water supplies to sustain them.

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Horror History: Friday, January 8, 1960: “The Twilight Zone” episode “Third From the Sun” premiered

Season 1 Episode 14

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

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Horror History: Friday, January 1, 1960: “The Twilight Zone” episode “The Four of Us are Dying” premiered

Season 1 Episode 13

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

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Horror History: Friday, December 25, 1959: “The Twilight Zone” episode “What You Need” premiered

Season 1 Episode 12

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.

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Horror History: Friday, December 11, 1959: “The Twilight Zone” episode “And When the Sky Was Opened” premiered

Season 1 Episode 11

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. Harrington gets a strange feeling…

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Horror History: Friday, December 4, 1959: “The Twilight Zone” episode “Judgment Night” premiered

Season 1 Episode 10

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.

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Horror History: Friday, November 27, 1959: “The Twilight Zone” episode “Perchance to Dream” premiered

Season 1 Episode 9

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

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Horror History: Friday, November 20, 1959: “The Twilight Zone” episode “Time Enough at Last” premiered

Season 1 Episode 8

A bank teller, Henry Bemis, longs for time alone to read books. He gets his wish…

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Horror History: Friday, November 13, 1959: “The Twilight Zone” episode “The Lonely” premiered

Season 1 Episode 7

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

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