Twilight Zone Marathon

Happy Twilight Zone New Year!

Decades will continue a TV tradition of Twilight Zone New Year’s marathons with a four-day helping of the original 1959-1964 CBS series starting Thursday, December 31, at 7 am ET, and continuing through Monday, January 4, at 7 am.

The only break will come from 7 am to noon on Saturday, January 2, which includes the channel’s educational programming block for kids.

Decades will air dozens and dozens of episodes, including, on New Year’s Day alone: “Time Enough at Last” with Burgess Meredith (11:30 am);“To Serve Man” with James Bond’s Richard Kiel (1 pm); “The Eye of the Beholder” with The Beverly Hillbillies’ Donna Douglas (1:30 pm); “Nightmare at 20,000 Feet” with William Shatner (4 pm); “It’s a Good Life” with Billy Mumy (10:30 pm); and four hour-long episodes from season four (5 pm).

For a complete schedule, visit

The Twilight Zone airs regularly on MeTV, weeknights at 12:30 am ET and Sundays at midnight.

Decades and MeTV are available free by hooking up an antenna to your TV set, as well as from many cable companies. For channel numbers in your area, visit the Decades and MeTV “Where to Watch” pages.

Streaming Options

Want to create your own binge of the original Twilight Zone?

Subscribers to Netflix, Hulu and CBS All Access can stream all five seasons.

(Top photo source: MeTV)

(The preceding is a revised version of a previously published article)

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