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The Outer Limits

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The Outer Limits is an American television series that aired on ABC from 1963 to 1965. The series is often compared to The Twilight Zone, but with a greater emphasis on science fiction stories. The Outer Limits is an anthology of self-contained episodes, sometimes with a plot twist at the end. The series was revived in 1995, airing on Showtime from 1995 to 1999, then on Sci-Fi Channel from 1999 until its cancellation in 2002. In 1997, the episode "The Zanti Misfits" was ranked #98 on TV Guide's 100 Greatest Episodes of All Time.

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Season 1

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Season 01, Episode 01 The Galaxy Being

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Sep 16, 1963
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The Galaxy Being Sep 16, 1963 A radio station engineer named Allan Maxwell establishes contact with an alien being. But when the station's power is turned up, the alien is teleported to Earth, where is radioactive nature causes havoc.

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Season 01, Episode 02 The Hundred Days of the Dragon

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Sep 23, 1963
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The Hundred Days of the Dragon Sep 23, 1963 ""An oriental power"" develops a radical medical advance that temporarily makes skin malleable. They then manage to replace a Presidential candidate with one of their own.

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Season 01, Episode 03 The Architects of Fear

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Sep 30, 1963
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The Architects of Fear Sep 30, 1963 A group of intellectuals decides that the best way to avoid World War III is to give us all a common enemy. To that end, they transform a man into an alien creature.

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Season 01, Episode 04 The Man With the Power

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Oct 7, 1963
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The Man With the Power Oct 7, 1963 A radical experiment gives a college professor incredible power, which his subconcious mind uses to destroy his enemies.

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Season 01, Episode 05 The Sixth Finger

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Oct 14, 1963
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The Sixth Finger Oct 14, 1963 A scientist discovers a way to speed up evolution and tries out the process on a simple miner.

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Season 01, Episode 06 The Man Who Was Never Born

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Oct 28, 1963
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The Man Who Was Never Born Oct 28, 1963 An astronaut travels to the 23rd Century, where he finds the Earth a blasted wasteland inhabited by monsters.

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Season 01, Episode 07 O.B.I.T.

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Nov 4, 1963
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O.B.I.T. Nov 4, 1963 A new invention allows one to spy on anyone, anywhere.

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Season 2

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Season 02, Episode 01 Soldier

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Sep 19, 1964
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Soldier Sep 19, 1964 Two soldiers from the future are thrust back through time to the present day.

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Season 02, Episode 02 Cold Hands, Warm Heart

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Sep 26, 1964
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Cold Hands, Warm Heart Sep 26, 1964 After returning from a mission to Venus, an astronaut can't seem to stay warm enough and has strange dreams about encountering a wraith-like being outside his spaceship window.

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Season 02, Episode 03 Behold, Eck!

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Oct 3, 1964
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Behold, Eck! Oct 3, 1964 A scientist invents a pair of glasses which enable him to see and communicate with a two dimensional being.

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Season 02, Episode 04 Expanding Human

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Oct 10, 1964
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Expanding Human Oct 10, 1964 A man experimenting with conciousness expansion drugs becomes super-human and not really human at all.

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Season 02, Episode 05 Demon with a Glass Hand

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Oct 17, 1964
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Demon with a Glass Hand Oct 17, 1964 A man with a glass hand attempts to unravel the mystery of who he is.

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Season 02, Episode 06 Cry of Silence

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Oct 24, 1964
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Cry of Silence Oct 24, 1964 A couple of motorists stranded in the desert are stalked by a bunch of tumbleweeds.

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Season 02, Episode 07 The Invisible Enemy

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Oct 31, 1964
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The Invisible Enemy Oct 31, 1964 A manned mission to Mars is menaced by Martian creatures who swim in the planets sandy soil.

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