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Top 10 Best Classic Twilight Zone Episodes

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These binge-worthy episodes from the classic thriller TV series prove that The Twilight Zone is still scary, after all these years.


"Mirror Image" (Season 1, Episode 21)

A nervous woman confronts a man in a suit and hat.

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Millicent Barnes (Vera Miles) begins to question her sanity, fearing that her double is taking over her life.

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"The Monsters Are Due On Maple Street" (Season 1, Episode 22)

A crowd of neighbors look suspicious and nervous as they discuss.

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The residents of a small town turn on each other after they come to think that aliens are posing as their friends and neighbors.

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"Eye Of The Beholder" (Season 2, Episode 6)

A nurse and a doctor with distorted pigfaces attempt to physically restrain a terrified womon with human features.

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A woman undergoes treatments to change her appearance—but in The Twilight Zone, "normal" standards of beauty are open to interpretation.

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​"The Invaders" (Season 2, Episode 15)

Agnes Moorehead hides in her cabin's darkened crawlspace.

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After a spaceship crash-lands on the roof of her remote cabin, a woman (Agnes Moorehead) is stalked by a pair of spacemen who aren't what they seem.

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​"It's A Good Life" (Season 3, Episode 8)

A malevolent child glares upwards past the camera.

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An omnipotent 6-year-old boy uses his gift to force people to do just as he wishes and think only happy thoughts.

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​"To Serve Man" (Season 3, Episode 24)

A tall alien with a bulbous head manhandles a terrified woman in a white dress.

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Towering aliens arrive on Earth ready to share their technology with humans, as well as a book written in their language. The text has a deadly double meaning that one code breaker discovers only too late.

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​"Nightmare At 20,000 Feet" (Season 5, Episode 3)

A young William Shatner stares out an airplane window at a grotesque figure on the wing.

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One of the most famous episodes stars William Shatner as an airline passenger convinced there is a gremlin on the wing of his plane.

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​"A Kind Of A Stopwatch" (Season 5, Episode 4)

Two men in suits sit at a table discussing a magic stopwatch over beers.

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A long-winded know-it-all receives a device that can pause time, but his carelessness costs him dearly.

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​"Living Doll" (Season 5, Episode 6)

Telly Savalas sits with his onscreen step-daughter holding a malevolent doll.

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Telly Savalas plays a man who is hostile toward his stepdaughter, Christie. Christie's doll, Talky Tina, is not pleased with his attitude—and decides to tell him so.

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​"Time Enough At Last" (Season 1, Episode 8)

Actor Burgess Meredith with his glasses severely askew and with a tragically forlorn expression.

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The only survivor of a nuclear holocaust (Burgess Meredith) wants to devote the rest of his days to reading, but an accident shatters his plans.

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