Tales of Tomorrow

Season 1 Episode 39

Appointment on Mars

Aired Friday 9:30 PM Jun 27, 1952 on ABC



  • Trivia

    • About 7 minutes into the story, Robbie (Leslie Nielson) is on a small hill. as the camera pans up, it shoots a little too high and reveals the top edge of the "Sky" (an indoor stage)

  • Quotes

  • Notes

    • The person listed as Robert Keith Jr. is Indeed Brian Keith of Family Affair fame.

    • This episode is available on DVD through Television Classics; PMB 421; 991-C Lomas Santa Fe Drive; Solana Beach, CA 92075. The DVD has three half hour episodes: Frankenstein , The Crystal Egg and Appointment on Mars.

    • This episode is available for viewing by appointment at the Museum of TV and Radio 25 W.52 Street NYC

    • Although the program credits list Redfield as Bart and Nielsen as Robbie, the reverse appears to be true in the program. Other credits are Production: George F. Foley; Producer is Mort Abrahams; production in co-operation with Science Fiction League of America and Richard H. Gordon. Rocket is by courtesy of the American Rocket Society and Reaction Motors. Set design is Robert Bright; Technical Director Arthur Mace, Director of Graphic Art is Arthur Rankin Jr.

  • Allusions