Twilight Zone Marathon

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Happy Twilight Zone New Year.

Decades will continue a TV tradition of Twilight Zone New Year’s marathons starting Monday, December 31, at noon ET.

Celebrating the 60th anniversary of The Twilight Zone (1959 to 1964), Decades will host a week-long showcase of fan favorites. Tune in each weekday, beginning at noon ET, through Friday, January 4, for 12 hours of episodes.

The channel will air 108 episodes, including “Walking Distance” with Gig Young, “Time Enough at Last” with Burgess Meredith, “The Hitchhiker,” “The Monsters are Due on Maple Street” with Claude Akins, “The Eye of the Beholder” with The Beverly Hillbillies’ Donna Douglas, “The Most Unusual Camera,” “Five Characters in Search of an Exit,” “Kick the Can,” “To Serve Man” with James Bond’s Richard Kiel, “Nightmare at 20,000 Feet” with William Shatner, “Living Doll” with Telly Savalas, and “The Bewitchin’ Pool.” The selection will also include one-hour episodes from season four.

It will post a schedule with complete listings and episode descriptions.

Decades can be seen free over the air via an antenna hooked up to your TV set. For local channel numbers, visit Decades’ “Where to Watch.”

Streaming Options

Can’t wait until December 31 to start celebrating the Zone?

You can stream all five seasons of the original series with subscriptions to Hulu and CBS All Access; episodes from some seasons are also available via other subscription streaming services. You can buy individual episodes starting at $1.99 from Vudu and other providers, and find episodes to stream for free on DailyMotion.

Finally, submitted for your approval, here’s “To Serve Man”:

About Larry Greenberg

A former local beat reporter and film critic, co-founder Lawrence Greenberg has more than 25 years’ experience as a writer and public relations executive.

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