The Twilight Zone

Season 1 Episode 27

One Life, Furnished in Early Poverty

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Aired Friday 8:00 PM Dec 06, 1985 on CBS
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One Life, Furnished in Early Poverty
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Angry with his adult life, a man, Gus Rosenthal, returns to his childhood stomping ground in Ohio and while digging up an old toy soldier finds himself transported back to when he was a boy. Taking on the guise of a writer he meets himself as a child - angry, frustrated and misunderstood. Taking the name of 'Harry Rosenthal', Gus tries to guide his younger self but sickens from his place out-of-time. When he has to leave he tells his younger self to stay behind...which was what frustrated himself as a child and led to him being so angry throughout his life. Returning to his own time, the old Gus returns to his life, sadder but wiser.moreless

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Peter Riegert

Peter Riegert

Harry Rosenthal

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Chris Hebert

Chris Hebert

Young Gus Rosenthal

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Jack Kehoe

Jack Kehoe

Lou

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