Thriller Season 1

Season 1

Thriller Season 1

First Air Date: September 13, 1960

First Aired on    :   1960
Episodes    :   37 episodes



Episodes

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1x37 The Grim Reaper (June 13, 1961)


An eccentric mystery writer purchases a ghoulish painting of the grim reaper which happens to have a curse on it - almost all of its former owners have died. When the owner's life is in danger the painting sends a gruesome warning - it begins to bleed.


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1x36 Pigeons From Hell (June 06, 1961)


Two young brothers attempt to spend the night in an abandoned southern plantation and encounter some birds that seem to have a strong dislike for intruders.


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1x35 Dark Legacy (May 30, 1961)


The patriarch of a family of magicians dies and leaves his nephew his book of secrets - and it is indeed a dark legacy involving satanic spirits and black magic.


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1x34 The Prisoner in the Mirror (May 23, 1961)


A professor researching an eighteenth century murderous magician purchases a mirror in Paris only to find the magician's victims imprisoned within - or is it only a trick?


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1x33 Terror in Teakwood (May 16, 1961)


A young man's former girlfriend comes to him for help; her husband, a famous pianist, is being terrorized by an unknown being - is it a dead rival, secretly alive, or is it something much more grotesque.


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1x32 Mr. George (May 09, 1961)


A little girl is the sole heir to her mother's fortune and her greedy relatives are out to kill her for her money. What they don't realize is this little girl has a supernatural guardian.


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1x31 A Good Imagination (May 02, 1961)


A book dealer turns to murder over his adulterous wife - taking his methods for killing from classic literature.


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1x30 Parasite Mansion (April 25, 1961)


A young teacher is lost during a storm and wakes up to find herself held prisoner in a run-down mansion inhabited by a strange and terrifying family.


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1x29 The Devil's Ticket (April 18, 1961)


A starving artist goes to a pawn shop with one of his paintings and ends up pawning his soul to the devil. Will he be able to redeem it when the time comes?


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1x28 Yours Truly, Jack the Ripper (April 11, 1961)


A series of brutal murders in the modern-day U.S. mirror those of Jack the Ripper. Sir Guy informs the police of his theory that it is in fact the Ripper himself, alive and well - and not a year older.


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1x27 Late Date (April 04, 1961)


When a man murders his adulterous wife his brother attempts to conceal the crime by disposing of the body - but it won't be easy.


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1x26 Papa Benjamin (March 21, 1961)


A musician tells a strange tale of involvement in a voodoo cult.


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1x25 Trio for Terror (March 14, 1961)


Three separate tales: a man murders his uncle for the inheritance, but the uncle is no oridinary man; a man wins a fortune gambling, but may not live to enjoy it; a serial killer meets an odd fate.


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1x24 The Ordeal of Dr. Cordell (March 07, 1961)


A research scientist accidentally discovers a strange gas that penetrates his gas mask and the effects are most bizarre - now every time he hears a bell it sends him into a murderous rage.


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1x23 Well of Doom (February 28, 1961)


A man is kidnapped on the eve of his wedding and held prisoner by a ghoulish creature claiming to be the devil himself.


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1x22 The Fingers of Fear (February 21, 1961)


A child murderer is on the loose. A mentally disturbed man is arrested for the crimes, but a determined police lieutenant isn't sure they have the right man.


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1x21 The Merriweather File (February 14, 1961)


When a man discovers a body in the trunk of his car the harder he tries to prove his innocence the more guilty he looks. Do the attempts on his wife's life have anything to do with this strange case?


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1x20 Hay-Fork and Bill-Hook (February 07, 1961)


A young detective is sent to the English countryside to investigate a strange murder. His wife, who has accompanied him, soon finds herself a target of the locals who believe she is a witch.


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1x19 Choose a Victim (January 24, 1961)


A wealthy girl takes up with a mercenary beachbum. Together they plot to kill her uncle for his money


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1x18 Man in a Cage (January 17, 1961)


A man arrives in Tangier looking for his missing brother who seems to have been involved in some shady dealings.


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1x17 The Poisoner (January 10, 1961)


A man in nineteenth century England disposes of his family members one by one - his weapon of choice? - an undetectable poison concealed within his ring.


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1x16 The Hungry Glass (January 03, 1961)


A young couple buy a run-down, old mansion surrounded with legends about the lack of mirrors and the deaths of many former tenants. On their first night in the house they are frightened by strage visions, inexplicably intertwined with mirrors and glass.


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1x15 The Cheaters (December 27, 1960)


A pair of very unusual glasses allow the wearer to see the absolute truth about whatever they look upon. We see what happens as they pass from one owner to another.


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1x14 Man in the Middle (December 20, 1960)


A man overhears the kidnapping and murder plot of two unsavory characters and tries to prevent it from being carried out despite the fact that his own life is in danger.


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1x13 Knock Three-One-Two (December 13, 1960)


A man desparate for money decides to enlist the help of a serial killer in getting the cash he needs from his wife.


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1x12 The Big Blackout (December 06, 1960)


A former alcoholic is haunted by a past he can't remember. Will he be able to stay alive long enough to unravel the mystery?


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1x11 The Fatal Impulse (November 29, 1960)


A canidate for Mayor is told he won't live through the next day. The police are sent to protect him and we follow their actions as well as those of the potential killer.


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1x10 The Prediction (November 22, 1960)


A phony clairvoyant suddenly starts having genuine premonitions. Will he be able to save those closest to him when he sees death in their future?


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1x09 Girl With a Secret (November 15, 1960)


When the wife of a government agent inadvertently discovers the details of one of his missions she becomes a girl with a secret that must be kept at all costs.


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1x08 The Watcher (November 01, 1960)


A twisted zealot seeks to kill all those he feels are sinners.


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1x07 The Purple Room (October 25, 1960)


A man who inherits a house from his brother has one night to decide whether or not to stay - if he leaves, his cousins will inherit the house instead. He expects his cousins to try and frighten him into leaving, but could the strange happenings be more than pranks?


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1x06 The Guilty Men (October 18, 1960)


The inner workings of a crime syndicate are examined as their mouthpiece lawyer wrestles with his conscience over the future of the organization.


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1x05 Rose's Last Summer (October 11, 1960)


When an aging film actress dies under mysterious circumstances a friend and her former husband try to find out what happened to her.


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1x04 The Mark of the Hand (October 04, 1960)


An eight-year-old girl is accused of murdering a man and then trying to kill again.


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1x03 Worse Than Murder (September 27, 1960)


A man dies and leaves a diary describing how he and his sister murdered a woman. The sister's unscrupulous daughter-in-law uses the diary for blackmail.


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1x02 Child's Play (September 20, 1960)


A young boy with an unhappy homelife gets dangerously absorbed in his imagination.


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1x01 The Twisted Image (September 13, 1960)


When the paths of a disturbed young man (consumed with the idea of taking over the life of his boss) and a disturbed young woman (obsessed with the same man) cross, the results are disatrous.




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