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by OldDawg » Wed Jul 22, 2009 12:43 am
by Mr. MacPhisto » Wed Jul 22, 2009 9:27 am
by peeker643 » Wed Jul 22, 2009 12:49 pm
OldDawg wrote:I have been on this forum pronouncing my love for the old Twilight Zone series. Sci Fi Channel occasionally has these on late at night. And they have TZ marathons during New Years and 4th of July.Warner Cable now airs an RTV (retro-TV) station at night. They have had some old classic TV shows similar to TZ on:1) Alfred Hithcock presents. I remember these as being regular viewing in my household as a very young man. He was the master of deception, irony and twists in his time.2) Night Gallery. A show that tried to emulate Twilight Zone. Was actually another series hosted by Rod Serling. Just didn't quite have the same success.Good to see some of these shows!Edit: Didn't realize this was my 2000th post!!
by OldDawg » Wed Jul 22, 2009 6:55 pm
Mr. MacPhisto wrote:Hitchcock is classic. Night Gallery not so much, though it has its moments.But I really love The Twilight Zone. I need to pick the series up on DVD at some point. It used to be on late at night on Sci-Fi and I would tune in a few years ago, but I think they stopped airing it at that time. Not sure if they still show it aside from the marathons.
by davemanddd » Wed Jul 22, 2009 10:55 pm
Peeker643 wrote:Night Gallery scared the living shit out of me when I was a little kid. Far less subtle and ironic than TwiZone.
by contagious216 » Thu Jul 23, 2009 1:15 am
by OldDawg » Fri Jul 24, 2009 9:39 pm
by dem425 » Sat Jul 25, 2009 9:33 pm
by OldDawg » Mon Jul 27, 2009 2:18 am
OldDawg wrote:The older show that frequently gave me nightmares is Outer Limits. I haven't seen an episode since my childhood which is longer ago than I want to admit.... when Outer Limits just wasn't black and white, all of TV was black and white. I still vividly remember an episode when I was around 5 years old, and even have more vivid memories of the recurring corresponding nightmare that resulted from it.Edit: I just looked up the episode. It was the original episode in the series. It was called "Galaxy Being." And I was 5 years old.
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