J.J. Abrams will resurrect Rod Serling's famous lost screenplay

J.J. Abrams is adding another TV show to his long list of projects. Bad Robot has acquired the long-stalled screenplay penned by The Twilight Zone creator Rod Sterling. » 6/05/13 12:32pm 6/05/13 12:32pm

The New Twilight Zone Movie: Just a Generic Spooky Action Thriller?

Matt Reeves, director of Cloverfield and the U.S. remake of Let The Right One In, is in final talks to direct the new Twilight Zone movie. And he could be making it as soon as next summer. But it won't be what you might be expecting from a film adaptation of Rod Serling's television series. » 10/16/11 10:44am 10/16/11 10:44am

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What if Luke Skywalker was that creepy telekinetic boy from The…

YouTube video editor OneMinuteGalactica is best known for his science fiction instructional videos, and now he's tossed the classic Twilight Zone episode "It's a Good Life" into a galaxy far, far away. On Tatooine, there are no cornfields. » 7/05/11 10:20am 7/05/11 10:20am

This Twilight Zone comic is one of the funniest examples of first…

Gold Key Twilight Zone comics ruled. Their covers were confounding, and the plots were nuggets o' weirdness narrated by a snarky illustrated Rod Serling. In this gem from 1972, a blind, whiny alien turns some schmo into his "seeing-eye man!" » 10/25/10 8:45am 10/25/10 8:45am

Bring back The Twilight Zone right now!

The Twilight Zone left an indelible mark on pop culture, but it's been years since we made a new journey to that dimension of sight and sound. Peter Hall argues that we need Rod Serling's vision now more than ever. » 9/15/10 3:30pm 9/15/10 3:30pm

Rod Serling on the Twilight Zone: We failed frequently, but we created…

A never-before-seen interview with Twilight Zone creator Rod Serling is hypnotic viewing, as he talks honestly about the show's successes and failures in that deep, reflective voice that narrated your childhood. » 8/30/10 1:30pm 8/30/10 1:30pm

The 10 Weirdest Twilight Zone Villains

So tomorrow is Twilight Zone Day. In honor of this inexplicable holiday, here are the underappreciated baddies of the Serlingverse. Never mind psychokinetic children who'll turn you into a jack-in-the-box. We're talking evil genies who'll turn you into Hitler! » 5/10/10 6:33pm 5/10/10 6:33pm

The Latest Tales from the Twilight Zone

In honor of the 50th anniversary of The Twilight Zone, Carol Serling has released a new collection of stories written in the style of the television series. Expect demonic casinos, evil experiments in suburbia, and lots and lots of murder. » 10/02/09 11:25am 10/02/09 11:25am

6 Important Life Lessons From The Twilight Zone

Twilight Zone turns 50 years old today, so to celebrate here are the most important moral lessons we learned from this ground-breaking anthology series. For example: You should never trust an alien. » 10/02/09 9:00am 10/02/09 9:00am

DiCaprio Pulls a New Writer into the Twilight Zone

At long last, Leonardo DiCaprio has hired a screenwriter for his big-screen adaptation of The Twilight Zone. His choice has cut his teeth writing science fiction and horror, and has a surprising credit in softcore porn. » 7/20/09 2:34pm 7/20/09 2:34pm

William Gibson And Rod Serling, Together At Last

Spook Country author William Gibson and Twilight Zone creator Rod Serling will be turned into life-size animatronic statues, which at some point will gain sentience and battle to the death. At least, that'll be the case if the Science Fiction Hall Of Fame is as animatronic-happy as the Rock'n'Roll Hall Of Fame, which… » 5/02/08 2:14pm 5/02/08 2:14pm

Must See: The Twilight Zone

Must-see TV shows are futuristic classics that shouldn't be missed. Of course, not every must-see is perfect. That's why we've rated them 1-5 on the patented "crunchy goodness" scale. Must see by James Rocchi.

Twilight Zone

Date: 1959-1964

Vitals: Rod Serling's anthology series was shoddy, cheap, uneven — and the… » 10/24/07 11:34am 10/24/07 11:34am