Season 1

The first season of The Twilight Zone aired Fridays at 10:00–10:30 pm on CBS from October 2, 1959 to July 1, 1960. There are 36 episodes, including the pilot, "Where Is Everybody?". The theme music for this season, written by Bernard Herrman, is different from the music most commonly associated with the series, written by Marius Constant for the second season onwards.

Season episodes list 1

S01E01

S01E01 : Where Is Everybody? 8.1/10 (aired on 10/02/1959)

Mike Ferris finds himself in a town strangely devoid of people. But despite the emptiness, he has…
S01E02

S01E02 : One for the Angels 7.7/10 (aired on 10/09/1959)

A street salesman cleverly eludes Death. But if he lives, a little girl must die in his place.
S01E03

S01E03 : Mr. Denton on Doomsday 7.3/10 (aired on 10/16/1959)

A has-been, drunk gunslinger finds his fast-draw abilities magically restored.
S01E04

S01E04 : The Sixteen-Millimeter Shrine 6.9/10 (aired on 10/23/1959)

An aging, former movie star lives and dreams in the past, constantly watching her old movies alone…
S01E05

S01E05 : Walking Distance 8.4/10 (aired on 10/30/1959)

Martin Sloan, driving through the country, leaves his car and starts to walk toward his hometown,…
S01E06

S01E06 : Escape Clause 7.5/10 (aired on 11/06/1959)

A hypochondriac exchanges his soul for immortality and indestructibility.
S01E07

S01E07 : The Lonely 8.29/10 (aired on 11/13/1959)

Corry, a man stranded on an asteroid after being convicted of a crime, receives a present of a…
S01E08

S01E08 : Time Enough at Last 9.1/10 (aired on 11/20/1959)

A bank teller, obsessed with reading, finds himself alone after a nuclear blast.
S01E09

S01E09 : Perchance to Dream 7.69/10 (aired on 11/27/1959)

A man is terrified of falling asleep for fear he might die.
S01E10

S01E10 : Judgment Night 7.5/10 (aired on 12/04/1959)

In 1942, a German wonders why he's on the deck of a British steamship, with no memory of how he got…
S01E11

S01E11 : And When the Sky Was Opened 8.6/10 (aired on 12/11/1959)

Three astronauts have returned from this first space flight. Major Gart is hospitalized with a…
S01E12

S01E12 : What You Need 8.09/10 (aired on 12/25/1959)

A two-bit thug thinks he's found the key to a better life in an old sidewalk salesman who has the…
S01E13

S01E13 : The Four of Us are Dying 7.3/10 (aired on 01/01/1960)

A man who can change his face to resemble others gets into hot water with gangsters.
S01E14

S01E14 : Third From the Sun 8.3/10 (aired on 01/08/1960)

With all-out nuclear war about to ignite, a scientist and his pilot friend plot to escape on an…
S01E15

S01E15 : I Shot an Arrow into the Air 7.9/10 (aired on 01/15/1960)

Three astronauts believe they have crashed on an asteroid.
S01E16

S01E16 : The Hitch-Hiker 8.4/10 (aired on 01/22/1960)

Alone on a cross-country trip, a woman continually sees the same hitch-hiker everywhere she looks.
S01E17

S01E17 : The Fever 6.8/10 (aired on 01/29/1960)

Tight fisted Franklin Gibbs is not pleased when his wife wins a trip for two to Las Vegas. But…
S01E18

S01E18 : The Last Flight 8.09/10 (aired on 02/05/1960)

A World War I flying ace flies through a mysterious cloud - and lands at a modern U.S. air base in…
S01E19

S01E19 : The Purple Testament 7.5/10 (aired on 02/12/1960)

Lt. Fitzgerald has found his own special wartime hell. Looking into the faces of his men prior to…
S01E20

S01E20 : Elegy 7.6/10 (aired on 02/19/1960)

Three astronauts land on what looks like Earth 200 years before they left--only all of the people…
S01E21

S01E21 : Mirror Image 8.1/10 (aired on 02/26/1960)

Millicent Barnes sees her double at a bus terminal.
S01E22

S01E22 : The Monsters are Due on Maple Street 9/10 (aired on 03/04/1960)

Paranoia strikes the residents of Maple Street when they believe human-looking aliens have invaded…
S01E23

S01E23 : A World of Difference 7.9/10 (aired on 03/11/1960)

Businessman Arthur Curtis finds his phone dead. He is then surprised to hear a voice yell, "Cut!"…
S01E24

S01E24 : Long Live Walter Jameson 8.3/10 (aired on 03/18/1960)

Walter Jameson is an excellent history teacher who talks about the past as if he had lived it.
S01E25

S01E25 : People Are Alike All Over 8.3/10 (aired on 03/25/1960)

When a space exploration crashes on Mars, the surviving passenger is surprised to find that…
S01E26

S01E26 : Execution 7.4/10 (aired on 04/01/1960)

Just before being hanged for shooting a man in the back, a man in 1880 is transported into the…
S01E27

S01E27 : The Big Tall Wish 6.8/10 (aired on 04/08/1960)

Even though Jackson breaks his hand prior to the fight, he wins because Henry - a boy who adores…
S01E28

S01E28 : A Nice Place to Visit 8/10 (aired on 04/15/1960)

After being shot to death, Rocky Valentine encounters the amiable white-haired Mr. Pip, who gives…
S01E29

S01E29 : Nightmare as a Child 7.5/10 (aired on 04/29/1960)

Schoolteacher Helen Foley finds a strange and very serious little girl on the stairs outside her…
S01E30

S01E30 : A Stop at Willoughby 8.7/10 (aired on 05/06/1960)

Riding home on the train one day, a man falls asleep and dreams it is 1880, and he is entering a…
S01E31

S01E31 : The Chaser 7.09/10 (aired on 05/13/1960)

A man, desperate to win the affection of a beautiful woman, slips her a love potion. He is…
S01E32

S01E32 : A Passage for Trumpet 7.39/10 (aired on 05/20/1960)

A trumpet player who's convinced he'll never amount to anything attempts suicide and finds himself…
S01E33

S01E33 : Mr. Bevis 6.79/10 (aired on 06/03/1960)

A man (Bevis) meets his guardian angel.
S01E34

S01E34 : The After Hours 8.5/10 (aired on 06/10/1960)

A woman discovers that the floor of a department store, on which she bought a gold thimble, doesn't…
S01E35

S01E35 : The Mighty Casey 6.2/10 (aired on 06/17/1960)

Dr. Stillman arranges to have his human-looking robot signed up as the star pitcher of the Hoboken…
S01E36

S01E36 : A World of His Own 8.2/10 (aired on 07/01/1960)

A playwright makes characters come to life.
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  • Original title

    The Twilight Zone

  • Type

    TV series

  • Episodes

    5 Seasons • 156 Episodes

  • Rating

    9/10 (50 733 voting)

  • Popularity : 100%

  • Country of origin

    US

  • Original language(s)

    en

  • Running time

    30 :

  • Website

    http://www.cbs.com/shows/…

  • Status

    Ended