The Twilight Zone

Season 1 Episode 4

The Sixteen-Millimeter Shrine

13
Aired Unknown Oct 23, 1959 on CBS
SUBMIT REVIEW

Episode Fan Reviews (4)

Write A Review
7.3
out of 10
Average
195 votes
  • An againg actress longs for her faded youth and career.

    5.5
    The episode comes as a pretty mixed bag. The dialogue while great at times, feels dated at other. Everytime the plot takes a step forward it seems to take another step back, things get intresting then the old dynamic returns. It's not till the Sci-Fi elements are truely introdcued that things pick up, then its little too late, as theres not much exploration of the concept.

    There are some pretty entertaing and intresting moments; when the interviewer finnaly snaps at the annoying actress, and when we learn there is a level of interaction between the film world of her wishes and the real world. Problem is there not enough to lift what is overall a pretty blande story, and I'm also puzzled as to why she reamins in her current age when she longed for her youth. Not offesnivley bad, but forgetable.
Sunday
No results found.
Monday
No results found.
Tuesday
No results found.