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The Outer Limits

Series Summary
"There is nothing wrong with your television set." That famous line opens each episode of the classic science fiction anthology series as part of a narration that makes people think their TVs are being controlled. Episodes of the series, which numbered 49 over the course of two seasons, range from a mix of sci-fi and horror that feature "scary monster" motifs to episodes focused on the sci-fi aspects of the stories. Episode writers include such notables as series creator Leslie Stevens and Harlan Ellison.

Air Dates: 1963 - 1965

Genres: Anthology, Science fiction

Network: ABC

  • Season 2, Ep. 17 : The Probe Jan 16, 1965

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    The inhabitants of an airplane that crashed in the eye of a hurricane find a floating alien laboratory.

  • Season 2, Ep. 16 : The Premonition Jan 9, 1965

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    A test pilot (Dewey Martin) and his wife are trapped in limbo after his plane exceeds previously known speeds.

  • Season 2, Ep. 15 : The Brain of Colonel Barham Jan 2, 1965

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    Scientists decide that the ideal instrument for space exploration would be a computer activated by a human brain.

  • Season 2, Ep. 14 : Counterweight Dec 26, 1964

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    A frightened alien tries to force a passenger on a simulated space flight to end the test. With Michael Constantine.

  • Season 2, Ep. 13 : The Duplicate Man Dec 19, 1964

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    A 21st-century scientist duplicates himself so the double can search for an escaped alien.

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