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The Twilight Zone

  1. viewing guide
    Which Twilight Zone Season-Two Episodes Are Worth Your Time?The new season of Jordan Peele’s revival series has a little something for everyone, depending on what you want out of your Twilight Zone.
  2. backstories
    Why The Twilight Zone Revived Its Most Famous Alien RaceThe season-two standout episode “You Might Also Like” continues the revival series’s complex relationship with the original.
  3. summer 2020
    The 20 Best and Biggest TV Shows to Watch This SummerDirty John: The Betty Broderick Story, The Good Lord Bird, I May Destroy You, and more worth seeing during the Great Indoor Summer.
  4. vulture lists
    The 30 Scariest TV Episodes to Watch This HalloweenFrom Buffy the Vampire Slayer to The X-Files.
  5. What Adam Scott and Sanaa Lathan Love About The Twilight ZoneHere’s a twist, it’s not the twists!
  6. overnights
    The Twilight Zone Season Finale Recap: When Do We Get to the Twilight Zone?“Blurryman” is a particularly clever episode with a superb fake-out.
  7. overnights
    The Twilight Zone Recap: GunshyThe discovery of a cursed weapon evokes some provocative ideas about guns that end up landing not with a bang but a shrug.
  8. overnights
    The Twilight Zone Recap: Not From Around HereAn unsubtle but effective episode builds to an ending that might feel too grim if it didn’t hit so uncomfortably close to home.
  9. overnights
    The Twilight Zone Recap: A Good Man Is Hard to FindOne of the best outings of the series so far amps up the everyday nightmares of male entitlement to their violent extremes.
  10. overnights
    The Twilight Zone Recap: Ladies and Gentlemen, We Are Floating in SpaceWhat at first seems like a pure psychodrama set on a long, arduous space voyage turns out to have been telling a different sort of story all along.
  11. tv renewals
    CBS All Access Will Go Further Into The Twilight Zone With a Second Season[Creepy music.]
  12. overnights
    The Twilight Zone Recap: Kidmander-in-ChiefA facile stab at political satire strands an excellent cast in a sweaty episode that can’t decide if it wants to be scary or funny.
  13. chat room
    Sanaa Lathan on Finding an Emotional Arc Inside a Twilight Zone Loop“That’s the kind of challenge that I live for as an actor.”
  14. overnights
    The Twilight Zone Recap: If I Could Turn Back TimeThe best episode so far of the new Twilight Zone makes clear that it intends to continue the original series’ tradition of tackling tough issues.
  15. freebies
    You Can Now Watch the First Episode of Jordan Peele’s Twilight Zone for Free“The Comedian” stars Kumail Nanjiani and Tracy Morgan.
  16. he's out there!
    How a Classic Twilight Zone Episode Became a Recurring ‘Nightmare’One of the series’ most acclaimed outings, “Nightmare at 20,000 Feet” created an indelible template that pop culture keeps coming back to.
  17. overnights
    The Twilight Zone Recap: Who’s Laughing Now?We are now re-entering The Twilight Zone, alongside Kumail Nanjiani as a stand-up comedian who makes a Faustian bargain for laughs.
  18. overnights
    The Twilight Zone Recap: In-Flight EntertainmentThe new Twilight Zone takes an old Twilight Zone classic and moves it 10,000 feet higher, and in a decidedly different direction.
  19. tv review
    Jordan Peele’s The Twilight Zone Reboot Is Timeless, Modern, and PoliticalIt looks at paranoia, class disparity, xenophobia, and racism from the perspective of an outsider who had to fight for his piece of American pie.
  20. vulture lists
    The 50 Best Episodes of The Twilight ZoneDon’t break your glasses while watching them.
  21. art du jour
    How The Twilight Zone Re-created a Timeless Opening Title Sequence for 2019The producers and composers behind the new revival break down how narration, imagery, and music was used to both honor and update an iconic opening.
  22. revivals
    Why The Twilight Zone Revival Isn’t Black-and-WhiteThey didn’t want to make “a karaoke version of the original,” says executive producer Simon Kinberg.
  23. casting
    Seth Rogen Is the Latest Actor to Journey Into The Twilight ZoneSomeone should post a sign or something.
  24. vulture lists
    And Now, Every Jordan Peele Project Currently in DevelopmentIt’s not all scary stuff.
  25. trailer mix
    The Twilight Zone Trailer: Jordan Peele’s Series Runneth Over With MysteriesThat Jacob Tremblay is up to no good.
  26. reboots
    Adam Scott Will Have a Nightmare at 30,000 Feet in the Twilight Zone RebootThere’s something on the wing!
  27. teasers
    Jordan Peele Will Enter Another Dimension, Host CBS’s Twilight Zone RevivalComing in 2019.
  28. tv revivals
    CBS Is Developing New Twilight Zone Series for All Access With Jordan PeeleAll Access is doubling down on its iconic sci-fi programming.
  29. sexy shakespeare
    Who Is the Sexiest Shakespeare? An InvestigationIs Joseph Fiennes in Shakespeare in Love the hottest Bard?
  30. reboots
    CBS Twilight Zone Reboot Will Be Interactive Choose your own scream-venture.
  31. obits
    James Sheldon, Who Directed 1,000 Episodes of TV, Dies at 95He worked on over 100 shows and an estimated 1,000 episodes in virtually every genre.
  32. The 11 Scariest TV Shows Ever (and Where to Stream Them)Don’t watch Ghostwatch alone.
  33. in development
    The Twilight Zone Movie Finds New DirectorOblivion director Joseph Kosinski. 
  34. across the streaming-verse
    Best of Netflix: Fireworks and Marathons EditionWhat they used to call marathons, we now call binging.
  35. obits
    Watch Richard Matheson’s Most Famous Twilight Zone EpisodeThe one with the thing on the wing.
  36. I Am Legend, Twilight Zone Author Richard Matheson Dead at 87Writer of What Dreams May Come and many classic Twilight Zone episodes.
  37. party chat
    David Chase Stopped Watching TV When He Discovered DrinkingAlso, he almost ran over Rod Serling when he was 22.
  38. another dimension
    J.J. Abrams Developing Rod Serling TeleplaySO MUCH MYSTERY.
  39. reboot camp
    Bryan Singer Signs On to Develop a Twilight Zone TV RebootSpooky. Scary.
  40. trends
    The Looper Effect: More Time-Travel Movies On the WayGlimmer, Almanac, My Name Is Adam, The Twilight Zone.
  41. matt zoller seitz
    Seitz Asks: What’s the Scariest Episode of The Twilight Zone?Our TV critic votes for the one with the weird masks.
  42. remember when?
    We Come to Bury the Fourth of July TV MarathonStreaming video has killed this wonderful holiday tradition.
  43. seitz asks
    Seitz Asks: What’s the Most Underrated Show of the Eighties?In this week’s column, our TV critic makes a case for the eighties remake of The Twilight Zone.
  44. the twilight zone
    Sherlock Holmes Writer Tony Peckham Enters The Twilight ZoneHe’ll join a stacked team — Cloverfield’s Matt Reeves will direct, Leonardo DiCaprio will produce.
  45. movies
    Matt Reeves to Direct The Twilight Zone MovieThe man behind ‘Cloverfield’ and ‘Let Me In.’
  46. picture if you will ...
    How Hollywood Could Make Five Other Twilight Zone Tales Into Happy-Ending BlockbustersThey did it with ‘Real Steel.’ Why not turn “Nightmare at 20,000 Feet” into a Ryan Reynolds action flick?
  47. the industry
    Syfy Swaps Out Twilight Zone for The Greatest American Hero, and the Geeks RevoltShut-in sci-fi purists will have to find a new way to spend their Fourth of July.
  48. the industry
    Michael Jackson Rehearsal Footage: The MoviePlus: Finally, Padma Lakshmi gets a sitcom.
  49. trailer mix
    Frank Langella Dares Cameron Diaz to Push His Button in The BoxNo whammies, no whammies, no whammies, stop!
  50. the industry
    Harold and Kumar Are Hungry AgainPlus, news about Emma Thompson, RoboCop, and Elizabeth Berkley in our daily trades roundup.