Alfred Hitchcock Presents 2 Seasons 1955
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1. Revenge A man takes the law into his own hands when his mentally unstable wife claims she has been attacked by a mysterious man in a gray suit.
2. Premonition A young man has a disturbing premonition and returns home to discover his father has been dead for years and no one told him. With John Forsythe and Cloris Leachman.
3. Triggers in Leash A clever tavern owner tries to prevent a shoot-out from taking place in her restaurant.
4. Don't Come Back Alive A married couple plan to scam their life insurance by having the wife fake her own disappearance.
5. Into Thin Air A young woman and her mother check into a hotel in Paris. Soon after the mother disappears without a trace. Pat Hitchcock, Alfred's daughter, guest stars.
6. Salvage A gangland big shot and ex-con conceives a diabolical plot to avenge the homicide of his younger brother.
7. Breakdown A cruel businessman is left for dead after a car accident renders him completely paralyzed. Joseph Cotton guest stars. Hitchcock directs.
8. Our Cook's A Treasure A wealthy man suspects he may have hired a serial killer as his new cook.
9. The Long Shot A gambler attempts to scam a man who has hired him to tell him stories about London. Except the man isn't what he seems.
10. The Case of Mr. Pelham A businessman discovers that a look-alike is impersonating him around town and trying to assume his identity.
11. Guilty Witness Neighborhood snoops suspect a wife has murdered her husband, with whom she frequently quarreled.
12. Santa Claus and the 10th Avenue Kid An ex-convict department store Santa has his heart set on robbery until he meets and befriends a juvenile delinquent he hopes to reform.
13. The Cheney Vase A dishonest ex-curator covets a priceless vase that has been in the Cheney family for generations.
14. A Bullet For Baldwin After a loyal clerk is fired, he kills his boss out of desperation. And then the boss shows up to work, unharmed, on Monday morning?
15. The Big Switch A gunman, bent on homicide, buys an airtight alibi in an ironic tale of fateful circumstance.
16. You Got to Have Luck An escaped convict hides in a farmhouse where he holds a woman hostage--only there is something peculiar about the woman.
17. The Older Sister A reporter discovers the truth about the Lizzie Borden case.
18. Shopping for Death Famed writer Ray Bradbury pens this episode about two retired salesmen who propose that most murders occur in hot weather.
19. The Derelicts A man with strapped finances is blackmailed after a bum witnesses him murder an old business partner.
20. And So Died Riabouchinska Academy Award nominee Claude Rains guest stars as a ventriloquist who has a somewhat unnatural relationship with his marionette.
21. Safe Conduct A reporter crosses back into the West after interviewing an Iron Curtain dictator when a man she meets tries to smuggle something in her cleared luggage.
22. Place of Shadows A man hunts down two swindlers who have taken all of his money and ruined his life.
23. Back for Christmas Alfred Hitchcock directs this chilling tale of a man who murders his wife only to be caught by the nature and generosity of her Christmas present to him.
24. The Perfect Murder Two scheming brothers attempt to murder their aunt for her fortune.
25. There Was An Old Woman A couple, desperate for cash, plan to rob a senile, old woman. Charles Bronson guest stars.
26. Whodunit A slain mystery writer is given a chance in heaven to return to Earth for one day in order to solve his own murder.
27. Help Wanted A man gets a mysterious job in an office working alone for someone he never meets, until one day his boss appears and asks him to commit murder.
28. Portrait of Jocelyn A man buys a recently finished painting that is the exact likeness of his former wife--a woman who has been missing for over four years.
29. The Orderly World of Mr. Appleby An antiques dealer stumbles upon some financial difficulty and resorts to murder as a solution to his problems.
30. Never Again The insecure girlfriend of an advertising executive has too much to drink and makes a terrible mistake.
31. Gentleman From America Two scheming gamblers wager with an unsuspecting American that he can't stay the whole night in a haunted Manor.
32. The Babysitter A chatty babysitter becomes the center of a domestic squabble that ends in murder.
33. The Belfry A deranged man murders the fiancee of the girl he loves in cold blood and then hides in the belfry while the town searches for him.
34. The Hidden Thing After his lover is killed by a hit and run driver right in front of him, a man goes through Total Recall to remember the license plate of the killer car.
35. The Legacy A married socialite's affair with a handsome prince ends in tragedy.
36. The Mink A woman buys a mink stole that lands her in the middle of an investigation involving insurance fraud and theft.
37. Decoy A man falls in love with a married woman. When her husband turns up dead, he is the most obvious suspect.
38. The Creeper A serial killer known as the Creeper is terrorizing the women of New York.
39. Momentum A young man, prompted by his nagging wife, gets what he is owed by his boss -- using all possible means. Academy Award winner Joanne Woodward guest stars.
|Genres||Drama, Thriller, Mystery|
|Starring||Gene Barry, Nancy Gates|
|Supporting actors||Nancy Gates, Maxine Cooper, Peter Adams, Elisha Cook Jr., Paul Bryar, Edit Angold, Virginia Christine, Ralph Montgomery, Billy Wayne|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
Every time I watch an episode, I read an entry in the book.
I'd love to buy the first season set but am very reluctant to do so as other double sided DVD items I and others I know have bought have suffered similar problems.
All in all, this is a great release and I hope Universal will continue releasing more seasons of this show in the future.
Dated now but always fun. I grew up with this series and it's great to watch the programs again.Published 20 days ago by Loren w Christensen
Grew up with this. Loved it tho it scared me silly all the time. My daughter loves this kind of stuff & nothing, so far, scares her. Read morePublished 23 days ago by maryellen
More than anything, a return to the 50s, with some Hitchcockian twists and turns. Some episodes are more gripping than others, but as a piece of cinematic history, an insightful... Read morePublished 1 month ago by AlanSDavis1