The Twilight Zone

Season 2 Episode 3

What Are Friends For?

Aired Friday 8:00 PM Oct 04, 1986 on CBS



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • (Closing Narration)
      Narrator: For Alex and Jeff Mattingly there will always be one special friend, one who loved them both enough to vanish when the time was right but after all, that's what friends are for. Specially a friend from the Twilight Zone.

    • (Opening Narration)
      Narrator: Old friends have a way of being there when you need them and sometimes when you don't. As Alex Mattingly and his son Jeff are about to learn. Courtesy of a very special friend from the Twilight Zone.

  • Notes

    • Lukas Haas returns 15 years later to the Twilight Zone (2002) in the episode "Harsh Mistress" (Season, episode 13).

  • Allusions