The Philco Television Playhouse

NBC (ended 1955)




Episode Guide

    • A Christmas Carol
      A Christmas Carol
      Season 1 - Episode 12
      Ebenezer Scrooge, a miserly uncaring man finds out the true meaning of Christmas from past, present and future ghosts.
    • Cyrano de Bergerac
      Cyrano de Bergerac
      Season 1 - Episode 15
      The poetry-spouting soldier with the oversized nose, Cyrano uses the handsome but inarticulate Christian as a conduit for his feelings, the ugly but eloquent Cyrano pours his heart out to the lovely Roxanne. And she, wooed by the beauty of the words, falls in love with Christian, not realizing that it is Cyrano whose voice has aroused her passion.moreless
    • The Dancers
      The Dancers
      Season 6 - Episode 14
      A meek, young boy, still shy and unsure of himself, visits his sister in a small town and is persuaded by her to ask the most popular girl in town for a date. He asks her to a school dance, but, as she is going steady, she refuses his invitation. Believing himself to be the butt of ridicule by the young population of the town because of his awkwardness, he withdraws into himself. He later meets a young girl who is as shy and unconfident as he, and, because of the mutual understanding betweeen them, they give each other the confidence each lacks.moreless
    • Man on the Mountain
      Man on the Mountain
      Season 7 - Episode 3
      Horace Mann Borden was a famous child prodigy, but he hasn't accomplished any of the momentous things expected of him. He spends his days going to endless movies and scrupulously avoiding human contact. Until Gerta Blake moves next door to Horace, she's determined to get through to this strange, lonely man.moreless
    • The Death of Billy the Kid
      The Death of Billy the Kid
      Season 7 - Episode 23
      Billy the Kid worked as a ranch hand for John Tunstall who befriended Billy and was a surrogate father figure. Things changed when a sheriff's posse ambushed and murdered Tunstall which set the Kid off on a path of revenge. Billy the Kid cheated death more than once until confronted by his friend Sheriff Pat Garrett.moreless
    • The Great Escape
      The Great Escape
      Season 3 - Episode 21
      The story of the escape of 76 British and American prisoners from the infamous German prison camp, Stalag Luft 17.
    • What Makes Sammy Run?
      What Makes Sammy Run?
      Season 1 - Episode 28
      The story of Sammy Glick, the man with a positive genius for being a heel, who runs through New York's East Side, through newspaper ranks and finally through Hollywood, leaving in his wake the wrecked careers of his associates; for this is his tragedy and his chief characteristic-his congenital incapacity for friendship.moreless
    • Bonanza
      Season 3 - Episode 14
      A ghost town forgotten in the march of progress tries to make a comeback from the dead with the fighting spirit of the past and present.
    • Counsellor-at-Law
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      An upscale Manhattan attorney torn between his greedy practices of insider trading and embezzlement and his desire to help the working-class Jews from his old neighborhood.
    • Up Above the World So High
      Up Above the World So High
      Season 6 - Episode 6
      Middle-aged Miss Totsy Bowman lives in a small Kentucky town with her cat, canary and loot collected by winning countless puzzle contests. She rarely leaves her little apartment, but welcomes callers and likes to talk on the phone. The townspeople wonder how she seems to know so much about what's going on in town. Eventually, it is revealed that Totsy secretly possesses a telescope which she had won in a contest. To maintain peace in the town, the local judge prevails upon Totsy to forfeit her telescope. She agrees, then produces another of her prizes, a powerful pair of field glasses.moreless
    • A Letter to Mr. Priest
      A Letter to Mr. Priest
      Season 4 - Episode 20
      The camera becomes you and you become the narrator as the camera becomes a person and unfolds the story. Nelson Olmsted is the voice.
    • Brat Farrar
      Brat Farrar
      Season 4 - Episode 21
      Brat Farrar has been carefully coached to assume the identity of Patrick Ashby, heir to the Ashby fortune who disappeared when he was 13. Just when it seems that Brat will pull off the deception, he discovers the truth about Patrick's disappearance, a dark secret that threatens to tear apart the family and jeopardize Brat's carefully laid plans.moreless
    • Dusty Portrait
      Dusty Portrait
      Season 4 - Episode 11
      A tragic story of an innocent victim of justice based entirely on circumstantial evidence.
    • The Best Laid Schemes
      The Best Laid Schemes
      Season 4 - Episode 12
      Doctors are helpless in dealing with an epidemic that hits New York City. The answer is provided by an exterminator.
    • A Man's Game
      A Man's Game
      Season 4 - Episode 17
      Ted Nichols, a scout for the Phillies, goes to the Richard's farm to look over a catching prospect and finds a great new pitcher. He has only one problem, the pitcher is a girl. Faced with the problem of introducing a girl into major league baseball Nichols has his work cut out for him.moreless
    • Flight into Darkness
      Flight into Darkness
      Season 4 - Episode 18
      A psychological drama about two brothers obsessed with the idea that he is going insane and later that his brother, a doctor is going to murder him.
    • The Monument
      The Monument
      Season 4 - Episode 19
      A reporter has undertaken the biography of a Confederate general to get the authentic version of his heroism at Bull Run.
    • A Cowboy for Chris
      A Cowboy for Chris
      Season 4 - Episode 16
      A little boy's infatuation for a cowboy who boards at his home and another boarder who attempts to disillusion the child.
    • We Were Children
      We Were Children
      Season 4 - Episode 15
      A close knit family learns that a man who was the son of their family gardener is related to them thru an indiscretion.
    • The Room Next Door
      The Room Next Door
      Season 4 - Episode 13
      A social-climbing couple scheme to find a mate for their unromantically inclined daughter. She however prefers an unstable piano player over an established member of the tea and crumpet set, things build up with a tragic ending.
    • The Five Fathers of Pepi
      The Five Fathers of Pepi
      Season 4 - Episode 22
      A young war orphan is taken in by five men living along the Italian Riviera. Their hope is to find a wealthy American couple who will adopt Pepi and give him a proper upbringing. When the time comes to give the tyke up, the men discover it's much tougher to do than they expected.moreless
    • The Last Hour
      The Last Hour
      Season 4 - Episode 24
      A woman is on trial for espionage and has but a few hours to prove her innocence.
    • Double Jeopardy
      Double Jeopardy
      Season 5 - Episode 9
      A jury finds a woman not guilty of the murder of her husband, but some still believe her to be guilty of the crime.
    • Pride's Way
      Pride's Way
      Season 5 - Episode 10
      The story from incidents in the life of Benedict Arnold and how Arnold's family suffers by his traitorous acts against his country.
    • Elegy
      Season 5 - Episode 11
      A young writer hears that his friend has died so he writes an "Elegy - A Tribute to Larry" that brings him fame and fortune. A year later his friend turns up very much alive and with plans for blackmail.
    • The Reluctant Citizen
      The Reluctant Citizen
      Season 5 - Episode 12
      A 67-year-old refugee deals with his fears and conflicted feelings as he's about to become an American citizen.
    • Wings on My Feet
      Wings on My Feet
      Season 5 - Episode 13
      A dancer becomes so eager for success that her ambition nearly ruins her career.
    • The Rumor
      The Rumor
      Season 5 - Episode 14
      A young woman is being held in connection with a triple killing. Her fiance stands by her but his mother tries to break up the pair.
    • Magic Morning
      Magic Morning
      Season 5 - Episode 8
      A woman seeks success in her marriage as she had gained in her career.
    • Tempest of Tick Creek
      Tempest of Tick Creek
      Season 5 - Episode 7
      The story of two brothers and a missing uncle who returns suddenly bringing with him a chest which the brothers assume contains gold. The brothers want their share but so does the uncle's jilted bride and son.
    • Bulletin 120
      Bulletin 120
      Season 3 - Episode 28
      Dr. Joseph Goldberger works with a test group of convicts and discovers that pellagra is caused by a dietary deficiency and not infection.
    • The Black Sheep
      The Black Sheep
      Season 5 - Episode 2
      A reformed playboy has quite a time explaining his escapades to the mother of the girl he decides to marry.
    • Uncertain Heritage
      Uncertain Heritage
      Season 5 - Episode 3
      The story of a young man struggling against his father's domination after his father has been dead for several years.
    • The Winter of the Dog
      The Winter of the Dog
      Season 5 - Episode 4
      This episode revolves around American troops stationed in China after WWII.
    • Parole Chief
      Parole Chief
      Season 5 - Episode 5
      The case histories of several parolees and events that shaped the career of the parole director is told.
    • The Gift
      The Gift
      Season 5 - Episode 6
      A child has been given an exceptional gift by her fairy godmother, the gift of finding lost articles.
    • The Thin Air
      The Thin Air
      Season 5 - Episode 1
      A young girl's disappearance on the night of her engagement party leads investigators and her fiancee on a long perplexing case that ends in a London pub 24 years later.
    • The Tender Age
      The Tender Age
      Season 4 - Episode 10
      The tragic aspects of the so-called "lost generation" of the 20's is told.
    • Segment
      Season 4 - Episode 8
      A quiet luggage salesman is pushed past his breaking point by his nagging wife. He threatens her life with a broken mirror while the police race to stop him.
    • I Want to March
      I Want to March
      Season 3 - Episode 44
      The year is 1915 and the suffragettes cause a stir in the home of a zoology professor as his wife takes up the banner of "women's rights".
    • Pretend I Am A Stranger
      Pretend I Am A Stranger
      Season 3 - Episode 45
      The story of a British soldier and his buddy's widow as the two grow closer in their grief.
    • Television Story
      Television Story
      Season 3 - Episode 46
      A covetous young actress' career means more to her than marriage to a middle-aged actor who turns to TV after a successful career in other facets of show business only to find that his wife influences his work there.
    • The Return
      The Return
      Season 3 - Episode 47
      An amnesia victim is told by his alleged stepfather that he is heir to a fortune. When his so-called family greet him with reserve, however he gets busy to iron out the unreal problem.
    • Ephraim Tutt's Clean Hands
      Ephraim Tutt's Clean Hands
      Season 3 - Episode 48
      Lawyer Tutt refuses to cross the street for a $5 million account, but goes clear to Pottsville to draw up a will for Jim Lawton, staying there until he successfully contests a claim to a woman's farm, proving to his assistant that more is gained through the reading of law books than from beating up the opposition.moreless
    • Case History
      Case History
      Season 3 - Episode 43
      A sleuthing psychiatrist probes a murder in his fiancee's home and stirs up a hornet's nest with his future in-laws.
    • The Plot
      The Plot
      Season 3 - Episode 42
      An old recluse retires after three decades of a successful writing career to live an isolated and luxurious existence.
    • Dr. Hudson's Secret Journal
      Dr. Hudson's Secret Journal
      Season 3 - Episode 41
      Widower Dr. Hudson lives with his daughter and housekeeper and keeps his medical practice success by using the Good book as guidance.
    • Justice and Mr. Pleznik
      Justice and Mr. Pleznik
      Season 3 - Episode 36
      The story of a naturalized immigrant's first experience with jury duty.
    • Rescue
      Season 3 - Episode 37
      The grim and true story taken from the pages of the Louisville Courier-Journal is told. The story goes that Collins had entered the sandstone cavern in Cave City, Kentucky in an attempt to find another entrance to the famed Mammoth Cave. A six-ton rock fell on his leg, trapping him in the sand 120 feet undergroun. Miller was assigned to cover the rescue. Miller risked his life man times to reach the man who died before rescue could come.moreless
    • The Adventures of Hiram Holliday
      The Adventures of Hiram Holliday
      Season 3 - Episode 38
      Hiram Holliday is a copy-writer for a major newspaper. One day, he saves his paper a fortune in a libel case, because of his meticulous work.
    • The Fast Dollar
      The Fast Dollar
      Season 3 - Episode 39
      A humorous tale of life in a small town and its impact on a would-be confidence man.
    • Operation: Airlift
      Operation: Airlift
      Season 3 - Episode 40
      The story of the Berlin airlift, when the Western Allies organized the Berlin Airlift to carry supplies to the people in West Berlin. The success of the airlift humilated the Soviets claiming that such a thing would never work.
    • Come Alive
      Come Alive
      Season 3 - Episode 49
      An arrogant woman whose self-centered tactics cause endless grief for her secretary, husband, sister and anyone who comes into contact with her.
    • Night at the Vulcan
      Night at the Vulcan
      Season 3 - Episode 50
      When an actor is murdered backstage, the cast of the production become the suspects, seems the actor had plenty of enemies.
    • A Little Night Music
      A Little Night Music
      Season 4 - Episode 3
      Elizabeth Chapin is the belle of the town who is now approaching 40 as a spinster music teacher.
    • Incident at Golden's Creek
      Incident at Golden's Creek
      Season 4 - Episode 4
      An Iron Curtain delegation is marooned in a small mid-western town.
    • Perspective
      Season 4 - Episode 5
      The play suggested by the career of Hans VanMergeren called the master art forger.
    • The Sisters
      The Sisters
      Season 4 - Episode 6
      The lives of two sisters are disrupted by a psychopath who appears claiming to be their godson.
    • Without Fear or Favor
      Without Fear or Favor
      Season 4 - Episode 7
      The editor of The New York Times takes on the infamously crooked politician Boss Tweed.
    • The Education of a Fullback
      The Education of a Fullback
      Season 4 - Episode 2
      A comedy on the foibles of campus activities about a professor who can't understand why a football hero shouldn't be given an unsatisfactory grade especially when he slept thru the classes.
    • Marcia Akers
      Marcia Akers
      Season 4 - Episode 1
      A young woman has an unhealthy desire to get ahead, climbing the social ladder and stepping on people along the way. She's set to marry a wealthy man--just what's always wanted--when she finds herself in love with a "regular guy".
    • A Requiem for a Model A
      A Requiem for a Model A
      Season 3 - Episode 56
      After buying a very used car, a writer uncovers some very unusual items under one of the seat cushions. The story of the vehicle's former owners is told via flashbacks.
    • This Time, Next Year
      This Time, Next Year
      Season 3 - Episode 51
      Every year the ghost of Ulysses S. Grant appears at Grant's Tomb.
    • Women of Intrigue
      Women of Intrigue
      Season 3 - Episode 52
      In this tale of Communist intrigue set in England, a man who works for the foreign office disappears.
    • The Wayward Season
      The Wayward Season
      Season 3 - Episode 53
      A composer's reaction to his daughter's marriage to a middle-aged man brings changes in his own life.
    • The Spur
      The Spur
      Season 3 - Episode 54
      After the assasination of President Lincoln, John Wilkes Booth leapt to the stage below, his spur became entangled in the American flag draping the balcony causing Booth to break his leg. The story unfolds to the events leading up to his madness and ultimate betrayal to his country.
    • By-Line for Murder
      By-Line for Murder
      Season 3 - Episode 55
      A bitter assistant foreign editor of a London newspaper commits murder in the newspaper office after being passed over yet again for a promotion.
    • The Velvet Mitten
      The Velvet Mitten
      Season 5 - Episode 15
      A man becomes entangled with a flighty woman during a convention.
    • A Young Lady of Property
      A Young Lady of Property
      Season 5 - Episode 16
      Wilma a 15-year-old girl has dreams of becoming a movie star but after her mother's death she is sent to live with her aunt, her father is too weak and unreliable. She wishes to be back at her home with her father but is upset when he remarries and crushes her dreams.moreless
    • The Assassin
      The Assassin
      Season 7 - Episode 12
      The story of Jacques Mornard, the Russian secret police agent who buried a pickaxe in the skull of the fiery anti-Stalinist Leon Trotsky.
    • Play Me Hearts and Flowers
      Play Me Hearts and Flowers
      Season 7 - Episode 13
      A singer who has teamed up with a comedian realizes that he has become the comic's "straight man" both on and off the stage, and that somehow he must reassert his individuality.
    • Shadow of the Champ
      Shadow of the Champ
      Season 7 - Episode 14
      During a transatlantic voyage, the bored sister of a sportswriter and meets up with a school friend obsessed with a boxing champ. She slowly draws him away from his lifelong shadow-like attachment to the champ.
    • Watch Me Die
      Watch Me Die
      Season 7 - Episode 15
      He can't simply divorce his wife to marry a young starlet since he wants her money, too. So he begins his search for the ideal way to kill his unsuspecting spouse.
    • The Bold and the Brave
      The Bold and the Brave
      Season 7 - Episode 16
      The commander of a military prep school brings near-disaster to himself and his son, a pupil at the school, by his demanding and staunch efforts for perfection.
    • A Sense of Justice
      A Sense of Justice
      Season 7 - Episode 11
      A young man determines to rid a Western town of its domineering political boss.
    • Anatomy of Fear
      Anatomy of Fear
      Season 7 - Episode 10
      A man is implicated in a murder while vacationing with his wife at a summer resort. The man recognizes a murdered woman as the one in love with his business partner. He hides her purse in order to delay identification but his wife threatens to expose him.
    • Run, Girl, Run
      Run, Girl, Run
      Season 7 - Episode 8
      An aspiring young actress loses her big chance on Broadway and returns home. Her mother shows why she may have failed and inspires her to try again.
    • Time Bomb
      Time Bomb
      Season 7 - Episode 2
      A couple deeply in love find things changing when a third woman enters the picture and then it becomes a case of attempted murder.
    • Time of Delivery
      Time of Delivery
      Season 7 - Episode 4
      A 24-hour delay in mail delivery violently changes three lives. A postman collapses on his daily route and the delivery of his sack of mail is delayed for a day. In three dramatic situations which develop, a young man faces execution by gangsters unless money to pay off gambling debts arrives; a soldier cancels his marriage plans but his fiancee remains unaware during his final leave before shipment overseas; and a college professor sends a poison-pen letter and tries desperately to retrieve it.moreless
    • Crime Without Motive
      Crime Without Motive
      Season 7 - Episode 5
      The story of teenage violence and vandalism and the family problems that lead the culprits into their vicious acts.
    • Beg, Borrow or Steal
      Beg, Borrow or Steal
      Season 7 - Episode 6
      The story of a man who embezzles $18,000 from an estate in order to live up to the standards he likes and of the trap he finds himself in when another lawyer takes over the estate.
    • Catch My Boy on Sunday
      Catch My Boy on Sunday
      Season 7 - Episode 7
      A frustrated mother is disappointed with her marriage and pushes her ten year old son into acting career.
    • Letter of Recommendation
      Letter of Recommendation
      Season 7 - Episode 17
      A young man falls in love with the Governess his family has hired.
    • The Pardon-Me Boy
      The Pardon-Me Boy
      Season 7 - Episode 18
      A young man is a juror in the murder trial of a gangland boss. When the trial is over the son reveals that he held out for the acquittal of the defendant.
    • A Man is Ten Feet Tall
      A Man is Ten Feet Tall
      Season 7 - Episode 28
      An AWOL soldier befriends a black waterfront worker, and together they battle hatred and oppression.
    • The Oil Well
      The Oil Well
      Season 5 - Episode 19
      A farmer lets his land grow poor with neglect as he tries to find oil beneath it only to meet failure.
    • Hollywood Tandem
      Hollywood Tandem
      Season 5 - Episode 24
      Hedda Hopper portrays herself in two short plays for Philco Television Playhouse "Hollywood Tandem. The first play is "Fade Out" with Jessie Royce Landis and Sydney Blackmer. The story is about two old Hollywood stars and their tragic attempt to hold on to their fame. The second play is "The New Process" a farce based on 3-D films starring Walter Matthau, Ernest Truex and Geoffrey Lumb.moreless
    • The Haven
      The Haven
      Season 6 - Episode 4
      A woman discovers some truths about her marriage and realizes its value despite the faults.
    • Summer Formal
      Summer Formal
      Season 1 - Episode 35
      A woman becomes enamored with a married man at a summer formal.
    • The Outsiders
      The Outsiders
      Season 7 - Episode 27
      Upset that outsiders are upseting their traditional ways, a group of South American peasants vandalize the work of U.S. engineers.
    • The Miss America Story
      The Miss America Story
      Season 7 - Episode 26
      The Philco Corporation and ABC network televised the first live Miss America broadcast on Saturday September 11, 1954. Twenty seven million viewers from coast to coast shared the thrills of the Boardwalk Hall audience as they watched from their own homes as California's Lee Meriwether captured the title for 1955. Bob Russell was the emcee. For the first time, the pageant also featured it's first "Illuminated Night Parade" down the Boardwalk.moreless
    • Gretel
      Season 7 - Episode 25
      Two men fight for the affections of the fickle Gretel, who pits friend against friend.
    • The Ghost Writer
      The Ghost Writer
      Season 7 - Episode 19
      A former actor's manager is now running for Congress and wants to exploit the fact that the opposition candidate's daughter is working on their campaign.
    • Total Recall
      Total Recall
      Season 7 - Episode 20
      A man who's stopped before committing suicide says he can remember nothing of his past. A police check reveals that he has a wife.
    • Black Frost
      Black Frost
      Season 7 - Episode 21
      A greedy skipper wants to make a big catch despite ice freezing on the ship threatening to capsize it.
    • Incident in July
      Incident in July
      Season 7 - Episode 22
      A camp director is furious when he learns that one of his counselors is infatuated with his 19-year-old office worker.
    • A Room in Paris
      A Room in Paris
      Season 7 - Episode 24
      An American ventures to Paris for artistic inspiration and gets caught up with a deceitful woman bent on destruction.
    • Middle of the Night
      Middle of the Night
      Season 7 - Episode 1
      A middle-aged Jewish garment manufacturer falls in love with a young divorced woman who works for him. The unhappy young girl marries the man old enough to be her father.
    • Star in the Summer Night
      Star in the Summer Night
      Season 6 - Episode 26
      A once famous singing star who after 50 years in show business, is now reduced to singing in an obscure Greenwich Village club. When she refuses to work according to the rules lady down by the owner she is fired.
    • 0 for 37
      0 for 37
      Season 6 - Episode 1
      A young baseball player suffers a very humbling start to his pro career. Through the experience, he learns the value of family.
    • The Bachelor Party
      The Bachelor Party
      Season 6 - Episode 2
      An aspiring bookkeeper with a newly pregnant wife commutes to the city from a New Jersey suburb unaware that a playboy bachelor is prowling around.
    • The Girl With the Stopwatch
      The Girl With the Stopwatch
      Season 6 - Episode 3
      A young girl finds that her whole life revolves about her job as an assistant TV director.
    • The Train to Trouble
      The Train to Trouble
      Season 6 - Episode 5
      A man must decide whether or not to expose the past of a candidate for Sheriff.
    • The Sixth Year
      The Sixth Year
      Season 6 - Episode 7
      A young wife whose marriage seems headed for the rocks takes cognizance of the parallel between her own parital problems and those involved in her mother's marriage.
    • Holiday Song
      Holiday Song
      Season 5 - Episode 26
      An elderly cantor becomes disillusioned by all the misery he sees, he loses faith and cannot conduct the upcoming Rosh Hashonah services. While traveling to consult a rabbi, he encounters two strangers in the subway who restore his faith.
    • Othello
      Season 5 - Episode 25
      In the classic Shakespeare story, the Moor Othello is driven by the ambitious and jealous Iago to believe that his wife Desdemona is guilty of adultery. Othello becomes mad with despair and jealousy and slays her, only to learn afterward that Iago's accusations are false and that she has never been unfaithful to him.moreless
    • Ernie Barger is 50
      Ernie Barger is 50
      Season 5 - Episode 23
      Ernie Barger, has a startling revelation when he turns 50. The discovery that he is no longer needed by anyone sends him over the edge.
    • The Long Way Home
      The Long Way Home
      Season 5 - Episode 17
      A German born artist jumps at the chance to go "home" but discovers that he really belongs in this country after all.
    • The Accident
      The Accident
      Season 5 - Episode 18
      A boy lives with his grandmother following his mother's suicide and father's remarriage. When the elderly woman is too ill to care for the youngster, he's adopted by his mother's sister and her husband. Despite the best efforts of the Warriners to make him feel loved, Harry is hardly a happy boy.moreless
    • Before I Wake
      Before I Wake
      Season 5 - Episode 20
      A girl is crushed by the death of her lover but recovers with the help of her late sweetheart's wife and friends.
    • Her Prince Charming
      Her Prince Charming
      Season 5 - Episode 21
      Martha Willis' hobby, attending TV quiz shows, lands her on Duchess For a Weekend. Her prize is two nights on-the-town with has-been movie idol Terrance McClain. Pocketing $100 for his effort, it's McClain's first show biz job in 25 years. Martha finds him a delightful old charmer and the actor finds himself rejuvenated.moreless
    • The Young and the Fair
      The Young and the Fair
      Season 5 - Episode 22
      The graduate of a junior college returns after many years to teach.
    • The Midnight Caller
      The Midnight Caller
      Season 6 - Episode 8
      Three unmarried women residing in a boarding house in a small town have watched life pass them by waiting for the right man to come into their lives. When a new stranger shows up and moves into the boarding house, the ladies are all interested in the Midnight Caller.
    • The Hangman in the Fog
      The Hangman in the Fog
      Season 6 - Episode 10
      An American reporter stationed in London is convinced he's being followed by Communist secret agents.
    • The Shadow of Willie Greer
      The Shadow of Willie Greer
      Season 6 - Episode 20
      In this stirring "drama of an old lady's love for her grandson, Miss Gish plays the role of the wife of a poor Texas farmer who has raised her grandson, following the death of his parents, but because of an unfortunate incident his grandfather has forced him to run away.
    • Friday the Thirteenth
      Friday the Thirteenth
      Season 6 - Episode 22
      A car containing three women crashes over a cliff. The three husbands await word and finally it comes, one woman is dead. Flashbacks reveal the stories of each woman and the feelings of the husbands as they wait to find out whose wife is dead.
    • Man Drowning
      Man Drowning
      Season 6 - Episode 23
      A big man on the campus turns out to be somewhat of a dud.
    • The Catamaran
      The Catamaran
      Season 6 - Episode 24
      A husband's hobby threatens his marriage until he finds a suitable replacement, the wife that is.
    • The Man in the Middle of the Ocean
      The Man in the Middle of the Ocean
      Season 6 - Episode 25
      A member of an architect's firm is torn by internal conflict. His partners need his compliance if they are to cash in on a deal they have made with a building contractor.
    • And Crown Thy Good
      And Crown Thy Good
      Season 6 - Episode 19
      An eldery woman's memories of traveling west via covered wagon are triggered by the figures on her birthday cake.
    • The Joker
      The Joker
      Season 6 - Episode 18
      Mike Galloway, a "nice guy", was an incurable practical joker--always passing out exploding cigars and perpetrating other silliness. His pranks made for a bad first impression on Dorie, but eventually they fell in love and married. After a series of over-the-top jokes, his wife realizes that her husband has a desperate desire to be accepted and must overcome his fears.moreless
    • The King and Mrs. Candle
      The King and Mrs. Candle
      Season 6 - Episode 17
      The deposed King of Brandovia, whose inhabitants spend their time exporting bologna and repelling invasions by neighboring Carps and Gloats, finds his way to America, where he earns a living as a dancing instructor, pursued by his former royal fiancee who still has the valuable pearls he gave her. The King marries the commoner Mrs. Candle and returns with her to his now peaceful kingdom.moreless
    • Smoke Screen
      Smoke Screen
      Season 6 - Episode 11
      A country boy gets a job in the city as a bookkeeper. He meets a beautiful model and gets mixed up in a murder.
    • A Game of Hide and Seek
      A Game of Hide and Seek
      Season 6 - Episode 12
      An elderly woman, now blind, reconnects with her sister after forty rancorous years.
    • Statute of Limitations
      Statute of Limitations
      Season 6 - Episode 13
      In just five hours, the statue of limitations will kick in, making the men behind a million dollar robbery free from prosecution.
    • The Broken Fist
      The Broken Fist
      Season 6 - Episode 15
      The story of a middle-aged Frenchman in Algiers who decides to do something for his homeland during the Nazi occupation. He joins the underground and goes to the port of Marseilles to report on shipping. His reports are doubted because his style of telegraphing sounds changed; unknown to Allied headquarters, he has broken his hand.moreless
    • The Mother
      The Mother
      Season 6 - Episode 16
      A widow tries not to be dependent on her children.
    • The Visitors
      The Visitors
      Season 3 - Episode 35
      A young boy's disappearance when his mother remarries leads to a mystery when he is found and has forgotten who he is.
    • A Secret Island
      A Secret Island
      Season 3 - Episode 34
      A vicious woman is determined to see her niece wed for money and social position instead of for love.
    • Mr. Arcularis
      Mr. Arcularis
      Season 3 - Episode 33
      Mr. Arcularis' life hangs in the balance on the operating table and while he is unconscious, he dreams that he has recovered and gone on a sea voyage to regain his health. However Death follows him in a recurrent dream in which he takes a journey through the heavens. The dream obsesses him, but Clarice, a pretty woman with whom he falls in love, forces him back to reality.moreless
    • It Pays to Advertise
      It Pays to Advertise
      Season 1 - Episode 34

      A deadbeat tries to prove to his father, the wealthy head of a soap business, that's he's mature enough to get married.

    • Jenny Kissed Me
      Jenny Kissed Me
      Season 1 - Episode 36
      A charming young girl comes to live in a household of an elderly priest. Jenny, 18, is the precise opposite of the kind of smart sophisticated young miss that puzzles and exasperates Father Moynihan. The plot is concerned with the priest's clumsy endeavors to make Jenny attractive to the boys.
    • Dark of the Moon
      Dark of the Moon
      Season 1 - Episode 37
      In the Smoky Appalachian mountains a witch boy named John falls in love with a beautiful girl named Barbara Allen. John has a conjur woman turn him into a human. The only condition of the spell is that Barbara must remain faithful to John for one full year after they are married. If Barbara is not faithful, then John will turn back into a witch boy.moreless
    • For Love or Money
      For Love or Money
      Season 1 - Episode 38
      A young woman shows up during a thunderstorm at the country home of an over forty famous actor.
    • The Five Lives of Richard Gordon
      The Five Lives of Richard Gordon
      Season 1 - Episode 39

      As purchaser of a magical antique watch, Richard is changed into a gambler, a Wall Street broker, a theatrical producer, a poet, a great physician, and then back into himself.

    • This Time, Next Year
      This Time, Next Year
      Season 1 - Episode 33
      The ghost of Ulysses S. Grant materializes every year at the same time, at his tomb, Grant's Tomb.
    • Romeo and Juliet
      Romeo and Juliet
      Season 1 - Episode 32
      Star crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet are doomed from the start by the hatred of their families.
    • Macbeth
      Season 1 - Episode 31
      Scottish nobleman who prompted by his own prophecy and ambitions, kills a king to wear his crown.
    • Dinner at Antoine's
      Dinner at Antoine's
      Season 1 - Episode 25
      The murder of a woman at a dinner party unveils a multitude of twists and turns as the murderer is uncovered.
    • Becky Sharpe
      Becky Sharpe
      Season 1 - Episode 26
      A scheming illegitimate girl trying to claw her way up in English society. However, fate never seems to give her an even break.
    • And Never Been Kissed
      And Never Been Kissed
      Season 1 - Episode 27
      A sixteen year old girl tries everything to attract the opposite sex.
    • Mr. Mergenthwicker's Lobblies
      Mr. Mergenthwicker's Lobblies
      Season 1 - Episode 29
      Only Mr. Mergenthwirker, a person pure of heart, can see the lobblies, which are invisible fairy-like creatures.
    • Burlesque
      Season 1 - Episode 30
      The story of Skid, a song and dance man on Broadway.
    • You Touched Me!
      You Touched Me!
      Season 1 - Episode 40
      A retired sea captain now a drunk makes an alliance with a young man to marry his daughter so she doesn't have to care for him.
    • The Fourth Wall
      The Fourth Wall
      Season 1 - Episode 41
      The life of a middle-aged couple has become to complacent and empty.
    • The Queen Bee
      The Queen Bee
      Season 2 - Episode 5
      A conniving and devious Southern socialite who manipulates the lives of those around her with tragic results.
    • Something's Got to Give
      Something's Got to Give
      Season 2 - Episode 6
      Two men abandon the high-pressure world of radio and advertising, moving their families to the country for some quiet. Their plans to be freelance writers gets side-tracked by a radio show concocted by their wives.
    • The Last Tycoon
      The Last Tycoon
      Season 2 - Episode 7
      A 1930's brilliant and efficient movie mogul and the story behind the Hollywood Dream Factory.
    • Because of the Lockwoods
      Because of the Lockwoods
      Season 2 - Episode 8
      The Lockwoods' are patronising toward their former neighbors, the Hunters who are now living in the poorer district in town. The Hunters are saved from despair from the help of a young junk dealer named Oliver Read, who teaches the Lockwoods' a lesson in humanity.
    • Damion's Daughter
      Damion's Daughter
      Season 2 - Episode 9
      A theater manager's daughter causes jealousy and turmoil on and off the stage.
    • The Lonely
      The Lonely
      Season 2 - Episode 4
      An engaged Air Force lieutenant goes on a ten-day furlough to Scotland. Their understanding is that the trip will be purely platonic; instead, they fall maly in love. At his first opportunity, the lieutenant flies back to America to break the news to his fiance and family.
    • The Little Sister
      The Little Sister
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      A woman from Kansas comes to Marlowe to help find her missing brother, who has lost his way in the City.
    • Pride's Castle
      Pride's Castle
      Season 2 - Episode 2
      Pride Dawson is a "Robber Baron", who started out his life in rags and turned it into riches with plenty of women. His contempt for human decency or moral restraint left him ruthless and corrupt. Until he falls for Sharon O'Neill who is a woman filled with so much goodness in her soul, as much as he has evil in his.moreless
    • Enter Madame
      Enter Madame
      Season 1 - Episode 42
      A grand opera prima donna who practically deserts her husband to follow her career, even though she loves her better half. While the pampered pet of a suite of servants and receiving the homage of operatic mad foreigners, she believes he is sitting at home in Boston immersed in his work. Instead he has fallen for a designing widow and has about decided to divorce his songbird wife.moreless
    • A Murder Has Been Arranged
      A Murder Has Been Arranged
      Season 1 - Episode 43
      A ghost story set in a theatre, legend claims a dumb woman will appear on stage and reveal the identity of a murderer.
    • Pretty Little Parlor
      Pretty Little Parlor
      Season 1 - Episode 44
      A little soire is interrupted by a murder and the guests are all suspect in the pretty little parlor.
    • Three Cornered Moon
      Three Cornered Moon
      Season 1 - Episode 45
      Nellie Rimpleger tries to hold together her eccentric family (including her children, saucy daughter Elizabeth, law student Kenneth, and Eddie, a would-be actor) after they lose their fortune in the stock-market crash. While Elizabeth works in a shoe factory and tries to help her brothers find jobs, she falls in love with a melancholy writer, but marries a wealthy doctor.moreless
    • What Every Woman Knows
      What Every Woman Knows
      Season 2 - Episode 1
      A Victorian Scotswoman of far-reaching ambition. Using her supposedly frail feminine wiles, she maneuvers her fatuous husband into a successful political career. He rises to a parliamentary seat, never quite realizing that he hasn't done it alone.
    • Quality Street
      Quality Street
      Season 1 - Episode 24
      Phoebe Throssel is nearly 30 and still unwed, this is regarded as an over-the-hill spinster. She and her sister decide to open up a school for genteel children. Things become complicated when Phoebe is offered the opportunity for a reunion with Captain Brown, whom she hasn't seen in years. Phoebe desperately wants to rekindle his affections.moreless
    • The Druid Circle
      The Druid Circle
      Season 1 - Episode 23
      An embittered professor comes near to wrecking the lives of a young man and young woman whose love for each other has been accidentally revealed to him through a letter written by the boy to the girl. The professor uses this to humiliate the young people, unconsciously venting upon them his own perverse cruelty for the disappointment suffered in his own life.moreless
    • St. Helena
      St. Helena
      Season 1 - Episode 22
      The final days of Napoleon Bonaparte exiled emperor to the rocky island of St. Helena. There with a handful of faithful generals, the exiled emperor arrives with a grim swagger, never doubting that he will soon be leaving as he left Elba.
    • Three Sundays
      Three Sundays
      Season 4 - Episode 23
      A criminal brings scandal to the family of a dead intelligence officer but eventually confesses his shoddy motives for creating the affair and absolves the dead man.
    • The Basket Weaver
      The Basket Weaver
      Season 4 - Episode 14
      The story of the marine assault on Iwo Jima leads a former veteran into a crackup with a bullying personality increased by a personal crisis.
    • Dinner at Eight
      Dinner at Eight
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      Social-climbing Mrs. Oliver Jordan, whose husband's firm is in financial trouble, feels obligated to reciprocate hospitality for a visiting British aristocratic couple by arranging a small dinner party. The guests are chosen both to impress--a faded stage star, a well-known if over-the-hill alcoholic actor--and to meet certain social obligations. This means the necessary inclusion of a philandering doctor and his wife, and a gauche, nouveau-riche couple who are loathed but powerful.moreless
    • Rebecca
      Season 1 - Episode 2
      Brooding and moody Maxim deWinter returns from an extended trip to the continent with a young bride, less than a year after the tragic death of hi first wife, Rebecca. The staff of Manderley, his country home, including Mrs Danvers the housekeeper who rules over the house, are still devoted to their former mistress, the socialite Rebecca and they find it difficult to accept the new, shy Mrs deWinter who is inexperienced running a large home.moreless
    • Angel in the Wings
      Angel in the Wings
      Season 1 - Episode 4
      A understudy for a stage show's star takes over when an accident circumvents the stars performance. The understudy takes over and brings down the house.
    • The Glorification of Al Toolum
      The Glorification of Al Toolum
      Season 6 - Episode 9
      This is the tale of what happens to an average family when suddenly touched with fame. Al Toolum, a machinist lives in a small Long Island community with his wife and three sons, Herman, Sherman and Little Louie. One of the boys enters their father's name in the Yankee Doodle Contest to determine the most average American man and Al wins.moreless
    • Adapt or Die
      Adapt or Die
      Season 6 - Episode 21
      The editor of a New York magazine must quickly get used to the fast-paced life of publishing he'll find himself unemployed.
    • Walk Into the Night
      Walk Into the Night
      Season 7 - Episode 9
      A messenger misplaces a briefcase containing $60,000.
    • Rich Boy
      Rich Boy
      Season 4 - Episode 9
      This well-received adaptation of the 1924 F. Scott Fitzgerald short story starred Gene Lyons as rich playboy Anson Hunter, who realizes too late that he has wasted his life by allowing the one woman he truly loved (Kelly) to slip out of his grasp.
    • Leaf out of a Book
      Leaf out of a Book
      Season 3 - Episode 17
      A drama about working career women and the challenges they meet and must overcome in a male dominated business.
    • Ann Rutledge
      Ann Rutledge
      Season 2 - Episode 24
      Ann Rutledge was engaged to John MacNamara, an unsavory character who left for New York and promised to marry her upon his return. Things changed when Ann Rutledge met and fell in love with Abraham Lincoln. When typhoid fever struck, Ann died at a very young age.
    • Bethel Merriday
      Bethel Merriday
      Season 2 - Episode 19
      A naive small-town girl is determined to become an actress at all costs.
    • Run Like a Thief
      Run Like a Thief
      Season 6 - Episode 27
      A valuable bracelet is lost at hotel resort. A young waiter had found it and presented it as a gift to his wife.
    • Street Scene
      Street Scene
      Season 1 - Episode 5
      Abraham Kaplan lives with his family in a row house populated by a kaleidoscope of characters looking to break out of poverty. Kaplan's revolutionary, socialist views grate against some of his neighbors.
    • This Thing Called Love
      This Thing Called Love
      Season 1 - Episode 6
      A professional couple marry and the wife insists on celibacy for three months to see if they really are compatible or not. The husband tries to lure her with all kinds of excuses and tricks to the marital bed.
    • Pride and Prejudice
      Pride and Prejudice
      Season 1 - Episode 17
      The trials of a woman trying to find husbands for her five daughters in 18th-century England.
    • Dark Hammock
      Dark Hammock
      Season 1 - Episode 18
      In a remote part of Florida Coral Platt, a sinister woman has married a man considerably older than she. For reasons sufficient to her, she wants him out of the way and plans an ingenious though slow murder by poison. She has succeeded in making it seem that Marvin is dying through natural causes. However, she is forced unexpectedly to play hostess to two women who have come to Florida. The women stay longer than they planned because they have begun to suspect what Coral is up to. In a series of exciting scenes they discover just what is going on and prevent Marvin's death.moreless
    • The Late Christopher Bean
      The Late Christopher Bean
      Season 1 - Episode 19
      Dr. Haggett and his family, who have some of Bean's canvases, suddenly realize their value, and become hard, selfish, and ill-tempered. It is Abby, the family servant, who ultimately holds them all in her power; she has one of the greatest paintings, which she cannot be persuaded into selling or giving away. She is the only one who really understood the artist -- besides, she had been married to him!moreless
    • The Story of Mary Surratt
      The Story of Mary Surratt
      Season 1 - Episode 20
      After the death of her husband Mary opened a boardinghouse to pay the debts owed by her husband. .. There she began a respectable boardinghouse business and met the man who would ultimately lead to her inglorious place in history - John Wilkes Booth.
    • Twelfth Night
      Twelfth Night
      Season 1 - Episode 21
      Viola, a young woman who disguises herself as a man to work as a page in the court of Count Orsino. Orsino is hopelessly in love with a woman named Olivia, and soon Viola finds herself hopelessly in love with Orsino. But Orsino thinks she's a man, and her predicament worsens when she realizes that Olivia has fallen in love with her.moreless
    • Papa Is All
      Papa Is All
      Season 1 - Episode 16
      Papa is an ugly tempered, overly strict, scrupulously religious Pennsylvanian Dutch, his wife and children rebel.
    • Ramshackle Inn
      Ramshackle Inn
      Season 1 - Episode 14
      An old maid librarian has saved her money for twenty years, in order to buy a hotel where she can meet interesting people. She purchases a strange rundown place near the ocean and winds up with a place filled with villans and murder.
    • The Old Lady Shows Her Medals
      The Old Lady Shows Her Medals
      Season 1 - Episode 13
      The basement flat of Mrs Dowey, a Scottish charwoman who lives and works in London, during World War I, and Mrs Dowey and her guests - three other charwomen whom she has invited for tea - are discussing the tactics of trench warfare with the confidence of people who have never been near the Front.moreless
    • Camille
      Season 1 - Episode 7
      Camille, a beautiful courtesan and Armand Duval, a young man in the foreign service, are in love. Their relationship jeopardizes his career and prevents the marriage of his sister into a "respectable" family, if Duval marries Camille. Camille becomes ill and dies.
    • An Inspector Calls
      An Inspector Calls
      Season 1 - Episode 8
      When Inspector Goole calls unexpectedly on the prosperous Birling family, his startling revelations not only shatter the very foundations of their lives, but challenge us all to examine our consciences.
    • I Like It Here
      I Like It Here
      Season 1 - Episode 9
      Willie is a refugee, he works as a houseman at a professor's home. He's a sweet and lovable character even when he's interfering in other people's lives. The Professor's daughter is in love with Brad a young lawyer and of course Willie sees fit to give Brad all kinds of advice.moreless
    • Suspect
      Season 1 - Episode 10
      A Scotswoman some 20 years ago was accused of an ax murder and let off with the ignominious Scottish verdict of Not Proven. She changes her name and lives down her past, but when her son becomes engaged, his fiancee's godfather spots the mother and reconizes her. In his efforts to trap her, and hers not to be trapped trouble arises.moreless
    • Parlor Story
      Parlor Story
      Season 1 - Episode 11
      An ambitious professor wants to become President of his University. He soon is so caught up in the political opportunism of the State Governor, the wiles of an unscrupulous newspaper publisher and the parlor tricks of his own meddling wife.
    • The House of Seven Gables
      The House of Seven Gables
      Season 2 - Episode 10
      With the ownership of Seven Gables, the opulent family estate, at stake, a man frames his brother for murder.
    • The Promise
      The Promise
      Season 2 - Episode 11
      A husband and wife are drifting apart due to different goals in their individual careers.
    • The Power Devil
      The Power Devil
      Season 3 - Episode 9
      A lawyer builds his career on dishonesty and alienates his wife thru patent opportunism.
    • The Man Who Got Away With It
      The Man Who Got Away With It
      Season 3 - Episode 10
      A man believes he has gotten away with a crime he committed a long time ago.
    • I Am Still Alive
      I Am Still Alive
      Season 3 - Episode 11
      A writer is trying to live like his fictional hero he created in a lurid newspaper serial.
    • Torch for a Dark Journey
      Torch for a Dark Journey
      Season 3 - Episode 12
      A Czech scientist escapes from Prague with the aid of an American industrialist, who wants to hire him for his personal benefit. The scientist is followed by a former student, now a fanatic Communist, who insists that the scientist must return to his own country to work for the People's Republic. The scientist must decide whether to return or abandon his countrymen and accept personal freedom in America.moreless
    • Wacky, the Small Boy
      Wacky, the Small Boy
      Season 3 - Episode 13
      Wacky can't help but find himself in all kinds of trouble, his poor parents are at their wits end with his shenanigans.
    • The Gambler
      The Gambler
      Season 3 - Episode 8
      A scathing denunciation of gambling and feudal aristocrats of the 19th-century, this story relates how Philip, a young medical student, bargains away his career for the unsure success of high gambling stakes. His caution turns to uncontrollable greed when he learns that money can buy women and quick fame. His destiny is bound to Theresa's, a beautiful young woman who has been mortgaged in marriage for her stepfather's debt, and to her wealthy grandmother's, who chooses to gamble away her fortune so there will be no inheritors.moreless
    • Portrait in Smoke
      Portrait in Smoke
      Season 3 - Episode 7
      Rising out of the shabbiness of the Lower East Side, Kathy ruthlessly climbs the social and financial ladder by using and then abandoning a series of gullible older men.
    • A Husband for Mama
      A Husband for Mama
      Season 3 - Episode 6
      After a family loses their father, they decide to find Mama a new husband.
    • High Tor
      High Tor
      Season 3 - Episode 1
      Van Dorn owns the mountain known as "High Tor", he's under pressure to sell his mountain by his fiancee and the realtors. A rock slide traps Van Dorn and the realtors as he sets out to search for help he meets the spirit of a Dutch girl named Lisa. Lisa and the spirits of Dutch sailors have inhabited "High Tor" for over 300 years since their own deaths.moreless
    • The Long Run
      The Long Run
      Season 3 - Episode 2
      Murder brings about a reunion of a lot of people that had motive for the killing.
    • Dear Guest and Ghost
      Dear Guest and Ghost
      Season 3 - Episode 3
      A Victorian house on Staten Island is haunted by a ghost more charming than macabre. The spirit plays hob with the live of the otherwise conventional and unsuspecting inhabitants.
    • The Touch of a Stranger
      The Touch of a Stranger
      Season 3 - Episode 4
      A scientist whose life has been destroyed by another man's greed takes out his anger on three innocent strangers, implicating them in his own death.
    • The Vine That Grew on Fiftieth Street
      Three unusual seeds planted in a patch of soil in Manhattan grow with incredible speed, soon overtaking the lives of several nearby residents.
    • Decoy
      Season 3 - Episode 15
    • The Pupil
      The Pupil
      Season 3 - Episode 16
    • The Dark Corridor
      The Dark Corridor
      Season 3 - Episode 27
      The story of the Marr family which is made up of a dominant mother who bates everyone, the vacillating son, his wife and their blind son. Things are upset even moe when a new maid arrives, a miad who has served a term in prison as an accessory to a murder.moreless
    • Parnassus on Wheels
      Parnassus on Wheels
      Season 3 - Episode 29
      Parnassus is a sprite like figure who moves through the New England countryside with his traveling book wagon.
    • Routine Assignment
      Routine Assignment
      Season 3 - Episode 30
      A reporter gets a confession of robbery from a man only to have the man then deny his guilt in a complex twist of events.
    • Hour of Destiny
      Hour of Destiny
      Season 3 - Episode 31
      The story of Jean Z. Owen, tells about the accident and then flashes back to show the true character of each woman.
    • The Birth of the Movies
      The Birth of the Movies
      Season 3 - Episode 32
      Drama on the career of D.W. Griffith. Producer Fred Coe briefly talks with Lillian Gish before and following the drama.
    • No Medals on Pop
      No Medals on Pop
      Season 3 - Episode 26
      A young boy believes his father deserves a medal for being in the war and is heartbroken when he finds out the truth and how his father disgraced the family.
    • The Man Who Bought a Town
      The Man Who Bought a Town
      Season 3 - Episode 25
      A butcher purchases the town he calls home to preserve its quiet lifestyle.
    • A Matter of Life and Death
      A Matter of Life and Death
      Season 3 - Episode 22
      An investigative reporter is killed by a gangster who marries a naive waitress who could testify against him having witnessed the crime.
    • The Symbol: Jefferson Davis
      The Symbol: Jefferson Davis
      Season 3 - Episode 18
      After the fall of the Confederate capital Richmond, Virginia, Jefferson Davis and his small group of government officials and followers fled the state in a hope to continue the struggle for the South, it was a symbol of the lost cause.
    • The Lost Diplomat
      The Lost Diplomat
      Season 3 - Episode 19
    • Confession
      Season 3 - Episode 20
      A man sets out to give a false confession to a crime committed by someone else.
    • Kitty Doone
      Kitty Doone
      Season 3 - Episode 23
      A faded movie star schemes to keep her career at all costs.
    • Let Them Be Sea Captains!
      Let Them Be Sea Captains!
      Season 3 - Episode 24
      Horace Greeley is a volatile editor of The New York Tribune, and Margaret Fuller is a mid-19th century femninist and the first woman employed on the newspaper's staff. Together they lock horns at every turn but come together when it involves a cover-up at Whig headquarters.
    • The Tentacles
      The Tentacles
      Season 2 - Episode 45
      A father attempts to regain domination over his son at any cost, even if it means eliminating his son's wife.
    • The Reluctant Landlord
      The Reluctant Landlord
      Season 2 - Episode 44
      An aspiring writer buys an apartment house and unfortunately the everyday problems and troubles from the tenants make it almost impossible for him to write.
    • Hear My Heart Speak
      Hear My Heart Speak
      Season 2 - Episode 43
      After returning home from War, a farmer carries on a successful career even after losing his voice and sweetheart.
    • The Marriages
      The Marriages
      Season 2 - Episode 21
      In 1890's England, Colonel Chart, a widower with four children, falls in love with a charming, wealthy American widow, Mrs. Churchley, but his 27-year-old spinster daughter Adela contrives to ruin the relationship. She also turns two of the other three children against their intended stepmother and spoils the widow's plans to help Adela's brother Godfrey out of an unpleasant situation.moreless
    • Uncle Dynamite
      Uncle Dynamite
      Season 2 - Episode 22
      Uncle Fred wants Pongo to marry Sally Painter, an unsuccessful American sculptor. They had been engaged but she broke it off when Pongo refused to smuggle jewellry into America for a friend of hers.
    • The Sudden Guest
      The Sudden Guest
      Season 2 - Episode 23
      A New England spinster disregards her neighbors cry for help and assistance during a hurricane. Miss Leckton resents the intrusion, especially if the intruders happen to be Jews.
    • A Letter to Mr. Priest
      A Letter to Mr. Priest
      Season 2 - Episode 25
      The life of a lawyer voted "most likely to succeed" by his college class is dramatized.
    • Hometown
      Season 2 - Episode 26
      Mitchell Hickok, an author from the country, comes to New York for a publicity build-up for his book. He meets a glamorous woman, who introduces him to the nightlife of Manhattan. He soon tires of cafes, cocktail parties, and publicity gags, and returns to his simple way of living in the country and Eileen, his childhood sweetheart.moreless
    • Murder at the Stork Club
      Murder at the Stork Club
      Season 2 - Episode 20
      A wealthy elderly matron is murdered at the Stork Club and the suspects are many, seems they all wanted her money.
    • Little Boy Lost
      Little Boy Lost
      Season 2 - Episode 18
      A British poet searches for the child he's never seen. The boy vanished after his foster mother was taken away by the German Gestapo.
    • In Beauty Like the Night
      In Beauty Like the Night
      Season 2 - Episode 17
      A British flyer who lost his sight during the war deals with the problems caused by the injury.
    • Medical Meeting
      Medical Meeting
      Season 2 - Episode 12
      A deathly ill woman falls for her doctor.
    • The Wonderful Mrs. Ingram
      The Wonderful Mrs. Ingram
      Season 2 - Episode 13
      A female psychiatrist visits the home of a famous woman novelist and discovers unhappiness aplenty. She learns the novelist's ambitions and vanity are causes of the trouble.
    • Mist on the Waters
      Mist on the Waters
      Season 2 - Episode 14
      Blackmail terrorizes a couple because of an accident which was the result of a terrible tragedy.
    • The Beautiful Bequest
      The Beautiful Bequest
      Season 2 - Episode 15
      The story of a spoiled and jilted young novelist of intellectual pretensions who is freshened up and made marketable and happy again by design of his sporting publisher.
    • The Strange Christmas Dinner
      The Strange Christmas Dinner
      Season 2 - Episode 16
      A modern-day Ebenezer Scrooge refuses to close his store on Christmas day.
    • The Life of Vincent Van Gogh
      The Life of Vincent Van Gogh
      Season 2 - Episode 27
      A portrait the tortured life of painter Vincent Van Gogh, his relationship with his troubled brother, Theo, and his struggle with painter Paul Gauguin.
    • The Uncertain Molly Collicutt
      The Uncertain Molly Collicutt
      Season 2 - Episode 28
      A flirt has a difficult time settling down to her marriage responsibilities.
    • The Charmed Circle
      The Charmed Circle
      Season 2 - Episode 38
      A poverty-ridden student feels out-of-place among his wealthy fraternity brothers and finally falls in love with a rich girl, and leads a revolt against the President of the Fraternity house.
    • Semmelweis
      Season 2 - Episode 39
      Story of the great physician who saved millions of lives due to his discovery of the cause of childbed fever (puerperal fever) and eliminated its danger by prescribing the absolute sterlization of all instruments and the cleanliness of all persons coming in contact with the mother.
    • Sense and Sensibility
      Sense and Sensibility
      Season 2 - Episode 40
      The story of the Dashwood sisters quest to find suitable husbands after the loss of their family estate.
    • The Bump on Brannigan's Head
      The Bump on Brannigan's Head
      Season 2 - Episode 41
      When Mr. Brannigan gets a bump on his head he turns into the nicest friendliest man you could ever meet, but that's not the real Brassy Brannigan. Brannigan encounters a crooked newspaper publisher who wants a highway built to his home, and Brannigan gets his with a blackjack and thus wins an election in this comedy of errors.moreless
    • Anything Can Happen
      Anything Can Happen
      Season 2 - Episode 42
      Georgi, a kindly and honest immigrant from the Georgian area of Russia, experiences many difficulties as he tries to adapt to his adopted country. He works hard to make a place for himself in America, all the while fighting with the English language and the strange customs of an alien people.moreless
    • The Feast
      The Feast
      Season 2 - Episode 36
      A seaside resort hotel brings together an odd assortment of people. A frustrated married couple, four young lovers, children and an grouchy old miser.
    • The American
      The American
      Season 2 - Episode 35
      An American traveling in Europe finds clashes between the two cultures. The American culture born with intellect and drive versus the aristocratic Parisian society of laid back snobbery.
    • The Man in the Black Hat
      The Man in the Black Hat
      Season 2 - Episode 34
      A gambler has nothing too lose as his shady past with women and cards catches up to him.
    • The Trial of Steven Kent
      The Trial of Steven Kent
      Season 2 - Episode 29
      A jury foreman seeks to wreak personal vengeance on the murder defendant.
    • The Second Oldest Profession
      The Second Oldest Profession
      Season 2 - Episode 30
      An idealistic newspaper editor battles with his stubborn publisher.
    • Nocturne
      Season 2 - Episode 31
      In 1910 London, two sisters, Jenny and Emmy Blanchard, must support and care for their widowed, invalid father. Jenny, the younger, pretty sister, seeks to escape from the depressing reality of her poverty-stricken home, while Emmy, the older, plain sister, finds comfort and eventual happiness by serving their ailing father. At the end, both are engaged; Jenny will marry Keith Reddington and Emmy will wed Alf Rylett.moreless
    • Dirty Eddie
      Dirty Eddie
      Season 2 - Episode 32
      Dirty Eddie is a sleek black pig with a fat movie contract, and Hollywood isnt too happy about it.
    • The End is Known
      The End is Known
      Season 2 - Episode 33
      A department store tycoon comes home and is nearly hit by a falling body. He then learns the suicide jumped from his apartment.
    • Brat Farrar
      Brat Farrar
      Season 2 - Episode 37
      Tale concerns identical twins and an attempt at fraud to collect some insurance and a nice big fortune.
No results found.
No results found.
No results found.