Zero Hour

October 15, 1973 to July 26, 1974
130 episodes known to exist
Zero Hour was a thrillers radio show which ran from October 15, 1973 to July 26, 1974.
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Show
# Episodes (Known)
Network
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October 15, 1973 - January 11, 1974
Zero Hour
65
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2
April 29, 1974 - July 26, 1974
Zero Hour
65
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Zero Hour
October 15, 1973 - January 11, 1974
65 episodes known to exist
Producer and Host: Rod Serling
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
October 15, 1973 
Heir Hunters Chapter 1 
Ken Berry, Joanne Worley, Edgar Bergan, Valerie Perrine, Daws Butler, June Foray, Merlin Sheets. 
27:00 

 
October 16, 1973 
Heir Hunters Chapter 2 
Ken Berry, Joanne Worley, Edgar Bergan, Valerie Perrine, Daws Butler, June Foray, Merlin Sheets. 
26:30 
October 17, 1973 
Heir Hunters Chapter 3 
Ken Berry, Joanne Worley, Edgar Bergan, Valerie Perrine, Daws Butler, June Foray, Merlin Sheets. 
26:20 
October 18, 1973 
Heir Hunters Chapter 4 
Ken Berry, Joanne Worley, Edgar Bergan, Valerie Perrine, Daws Butler, June Foray, Merlin Sheets. 
26:10 
October 19, 1973 
Heir Hunters Chapter 5 
Ken Berry, Joanne Worley, Edgar Bergan, Valerie Perrine, Daws Butler, June Foray, Merlin Sheets. 
26:10 
October 22, 1973 
A Die in the Country Chapter 1 
Peter Marshall, Susan Strausberg, Andrew Dugan. 
26:30 
October 23, 1973 
A Die in the Country Chapter 2 
 
26:20 
October 24, 1973 
A Die in the Country Chapter 3 
 
26:20 
October 25, 1973 
A Die in the Country Chapter 4 
 
26:30 
10 
October 26, 1973 
A Die in the Country Chapter 5 
CONCLUSION . 
27:00 
11 
October 29, 1973 
Someone's Death Chapter 1 
George Kennedy, Joyce Boulifant, Robert Reed, Jessie White, Daws Butler 
27:00 
12 
October 30, 1973 
Someone's Death Chapter 2 
 
27:00 
13 
October 31, 1973 
Someone's Death Chapter 3 
 
27:00 
14 
November 1, 1973 
Someone's Death Chapter 4 
 
27:20 
15 
November 2, 1973 
Someone's Death Chapter 5 
CONCLUSION . 
26:30 
16 
November 5, 1973 
Face of the Foe Chapter 1 
Jessica Walter, Joseph Campanella, Judy Carne, Richard Dawson, Lurene Tuttle 
28:30 
17 
November 6, 1973 
Face of the Foe Chapter 2 
 
28:00 
18 
November 7, 1973 
Face of the Foe Chapter 3 
 
27:10 
19 
November 8, 1973 
Face of the Foe Chapter 4 
 
26:00 
20 
November 9, 1973 
Face of the Foe Chapter 5 
CONCLUSION . 
26:40 
21 
November 12, 1973 
The Blessing Way Chapter 1 
Ed Nelson, Barbara Anderson, Ti Andrews, Richard Deacon 
28:00 
22 
November 13, 1973 
The Blessing Way Chapter 2 
 
27:50 
23 
November 14, 1973 
The Blessing Way Chapter 3 
 
27:30 
24 
November 15, 1973 
The Blessing Way Chapter 4 
 
26:30 
25 
November 16, 1973 
The Blessing Way Chapter 5 
CONCLUSION . 
27:00 
26 
November 19, 1973 
Princess Stakes Murder Chapter 1 
Howard Duff, Julie Adams, Ray Dantan 
27:20 

 
27 
November 20, 1973 
Princess Stakes Murder Chapter 2 
 
27:20 
28 
November 21, 1973 
Princess Stakes Murder Chapter 3 
 
28:20 
29 
November 22, 1973 
Princess Stakes Murder Chapter 4 
 
26:30 
30 
November 23, 1973 
Princess Stakes Murder Chapter 5 
CONCLUSION . 
27:10 
31 
November 26, 1973 
Queen in Danger Chapter 1 
Juliet Mills, Robert Brown, Murray Matheson, Betty Harford, Ben Wright, Richard Peel, June Foray 
27:20 
32 
November 27, 1973 
Queen in Danger Chapter 2 
Juliet Mills, Robert Brown, Murray Matheson, Betty Harford, Ben Wright, Richard Peel, June Foray 
26:30 
33 
November 28, 1973 
Queen in Danger Chapter 3 
Juliet Mills, Robert Brown, Murray Matheson, Betty Harford, Ben Wright, Richard Peel, June Foray 
26:40 
34 
November 29, 1973 
Queen in Danger Chapter 4 
Juliet Mills, Robert Brown, Murray Matheson, Betty Harford, Ben Wright, Richard Peel, June Foray 
26:50 
35 
November 30, 1973 
Queen in Danger Chapter 5 
Juliet Mills, Robert Brown, Murray Matheson, Betty Harford, Ben Wright, Richard Peel, June Foray 
27:00 
36 
December 3, 1973 
Wife of the Red Haired Man Chapter 1 
Patty Duke, John Astin, Howard Duff 
27:00 

 
37 
December 4, 1973 
Wife of the Red Haired Man Chapter 2 
 
26:40 
38 
December 5, 1973 
Wife of the Red Haired Man Chapter 3 
 
26:50 
39 
December 6, 1973 
Wife of the Red Haired Man Chapter 4 
 
27:20 
40 
December 7, 1973 
Wife of the Red Haired Man Chapter 5 
CONCLUSION . 
28:00 
41 
December 10, 1973 
Desperate Witness Chapter 1 
Richard Crenna, Kennan Wynn, Julie Adams 
27:40 
42 
December 11, 1973 
Desperate Witness Chapter 2 
 
27:20 
43 
December 12, 1973 
Desperate Witness Chapter 3 
 
26:50 
44 
December 13, 1973 
Desperate Witness Chapter 4 
 
28:00 
45 
December 14, 1973 
Desperate Witness Chapter 5 
CONCLUSION . 
27:30 
46 
December 17, 1973 
If Two of Them Were Dead Chapter 1 
Earl Holloman, Katherine Burnes, Nina Fouch 
27:00 

 
47 
December 18, 1973 
If Two of Them Were Dead Chapter 2 
 
28:00 

 
48 
December 19, 1973 
If Two of Them Were Dead Chapter 3 
 
27:40 

 
49 
December 20, 1973 
If Two of Them Were Dead Chapter 4 
 
27:40 

 
50 
December 21, 1973 
If Two of Them Were Dead Chapter 5 
CONCLUSION . 
27:40 

 
51 
December 24, 1973 
Fourth of Forever Chapter 1 
John Dehner, Susan Oliver, Marvin Miller 
28:10 

 
52 
December 25, 1973 
Fourth of Forever Chapter 2 
 
28:10 

 
53 
December 26, 1973 
Fourth of Forever Chapter 3 
 
27:20 

 
54 
December 27, 1973 
Fourth of Forever Chapter 4 
 
27:20 

 
55 
December 28, 1973 
Fourth of Forever Chapter 5 
CONCLUSION . 
27:20 

 
56 
December 31, 1973 
But I Wouldn't Want to Die There Chapter 1 
 
24:30 

 
57 
January 1, 1974 
But I Wouldn't Want to Die There Chapter 2 
 
24:30 

 
58 
January 2, 1974 
But I Wouldn't Want to Die There Chapter 3 
 
24:30 

 
59 
January 3, 1974 
But I Wouldn't Want to Die There Chapter 4 
 
24:30 

 
60 
January 4, 1974 
But I Wouldn't Want to Die There Chapter 5 
 
24:30 

 
61 
January 7, 1974 
Dead Man's Tale Chapter 1 
George Maharis, Craig Stevens, Charles McGraw 
27:20 

 
62 
January 8, 1974 
Dead Man's Tale Chapter 2 
 
27:20 

 
63 
January 9, 1974 
Dead Man's Tale Chapter 3 
 
27:20 

 
64 
January 10, 1974 
Dead Man's Tale Chapter 4 
 
27:20 

 
65 
January 11, 1974 
Dead Man's Tale Chapter 5 
 
27:20 

 
Zero Hour
April 29, 1974 - July 26, 1974
65 episodes known to exist
Producer and Host: Rod Serling
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
66 
April 29, 1974 
Bye-Bye Narco 
Mel Torme 
30:00 

 
67 
April 30, 1974 
Terror in the Night 
Mel Torme 
30:00 

 
68 
May 1, 1974 
Scream of the Hawk 
Mel Torme 
30:00 

 
69 
May 2, 1974 
Extortionist 
Mel Torme 
30:00 

 
70 
May 3, 1974 
Price of Admission 
Mel Torme 
30:00 

 
71 
May 6, 1974 
Shortage Story 
Jackie Cooper 
30:00 

 
72 
May 7, 1974 
Escape to Nowhere 
Jackie Cooper 
30:00 

 
73 
May 8, 1974 
Fair's Fair You Know 
Jackie Cooper 
30:00 

 
74 
May 9, 1974 
House Call 
Jackie Cooper 
30:00 

 
75 
May 10, 1974 
Violation 
Jackie Cooper 
30:00 

 
76 
May 13, 1974 
Arm's Length 
Dick Sargent 
30:00 

 
77 
May 14, 1974 
Some People Die Only Once 
Dick Sargent 
30:00 

 
78 
May 15, 1974 
Reward 
Dick Sargent 
30:00 

 
79 
May 16, 1974 
Villainous Verdict 
Dick Sargent 
30:00 

 
80 
May 17, 1974 
Strange Odyssey of Sandy Mitchell 
Dick Sargent 
30:00 

 
81 
May 20, 1974 
White Flame Burning Bright 
Lyle Waggoner 
30:00 

 
82 
May 21, 1974 
Mind of the Beholder 
Lyle Waggoner 
30:00 

 
83 
May 22, 1974 
Why Is Ted Marcosi Driving Aunt Sally Insane? 
Lyle Waggoner 
30:00 

 
84 
May 23, 1974 
There's a Man in 211 
Lyle Waggoner 
30:00 

 
85 
May 24, 1974 
Death Is a Puppeteer 
Lyle Waggoner 
30:00 

 
86 
May 27, 1974 
Doctor Rivington, Presumably 
William Shatner 
30:00 

 
87 
May 28, 1974 
Wanted: a Willing Companion 
William Shatner 
30:00 

 
88 
May 29, 1974 
Pigs Could Put You in the Pen 
William Shatner 
30:00 

 
89 
May 30, 1974 
Sky Lab, Are You There? 
William Shatner 
30:00 

 
90 
May 31, 1974 
Favor You Can't Refuse 
William Shatner 
30:00 

 
91 
June 3, 1974 
Death At Half a Length 
Greg Morris 
30:00 

 
92 
June 4, 1974 
Floating down the River 
Greg Morris 
30:00 

 
93 
June 5, 1974 
Once a Thief 
Greg Morris 
30:00 

 
94 
June 6, 1974 
Other Sins Only Speak, Murder Shrieks Out 
Greg Morris 
30:00 

 
95 
June 7, 1974 
Rehabilitation of Citizen Fimple 
Greg Morris 
30:00 

 
96 
June 10, 1974 
Bonnie and Clyde Are Alive and Living As Mary and Bill 
Lee Meriwether 
30:00 

 
97 
June 11, 1974 
Sisters of Satan 
Lee Meriwether 
30:00 

 
98 
June 12, 1974 
Mannequin Sham 
Lee Meriwether 
30:00 

 
99 
June 13, 1974 
Double Date to Destiny 
Lee Meriwether 
30:00 

 
100 
June 14, 1974 
Clay Pigeons 
Lee Meriwether 
30:00 

 
101 
June 17, 1974 
Past Is Always Present 
Peter Lupus 
30:00 

 
102 
June 18, 1974 
Woman in Black 
Peter Lupus 
30:00 

 
103 
June 19, 1974 
Come Light My Fire 
Peter Lupus 
30:00 

 
104 
June 20, 1974 
Riders Wanted: Share Expenses 
Peter Lupus 
30:00 

 
105 
June 21, 1974 
Death On Canvas 
Peter Lupus 
30:00 

 
106 
June 24, 1974 
House That Clemont Built 
Shelley Berman 
30:00 

 
107 
June 25, 1974 
Joint Account 
Shelley Berman 
30:00 

 
108 
June 26, 1974 
Tiger Cages 
Shelley Berman 
30:00 

 
109 
June 27, 1974 
Violence Takes a Curtain Call 
Shelley Berman 
30:00 

 
110 
June 28, 1974 
Children Are Dying 
Shelley Berman 
30:00 

 
111 
July 1, 1974 
Bend, Spindle and Mutilate 
Bob Crane 
30:00 

 
112 
July 2, 1974 
Murder Is a Work of Art 
Bob Crane 
30:00 

 
113 
July 3, 1974 
Edwards Tug and Salvage 
Bob Crane 
30:00 

 
114 
July 4, 1974 
Larceny On the Lake 
Bob Crane 
30:00 

 
115 
July 5, 1974 
On the Lam 
Bob Crane 
30:00 

 
116 
July 8, 1974 
Corpse Takes a Sleigh Ride 
Monte Markham 
30:00 

 
117 
July 9, 1974 
Marionettes 
Monte Markham 
30:00 

 
118 
July 10, 1974 
Ghost of the Black Plague 
Monte Markham 
30:00 

 
119 
July 11, 1974 
Trunk Full of Trouble 
Monte Markham 
30:00 

 
120 
July 12, 1974 
Grand Prize 
Monte Markham 
30:00 

 
121 
July 15, 1974 
Welcome Home Denny Shackleford 
Joe Campanella 
30:00 

 
122 
July 16, 1974 
Death of a Genius 
Joe Campanella 
30:00 

 
123 
July 17, 1974 
Remember Me? 
Joe Campanella 
30:00 

 
124 
July 18, 1974 
Lost in Time 
Joe Campanella 
30:00 

 
125 
July 19, 1974 
Once Upon a Truck 
Joe Campanella 
30:00 

 
126 
July 22, 1974 
Corpse Takes the Stand 
Ross Martin 
30:00 

 
127 
July 23, 1974 
Carnival of Menace 
Ross Martin 
30:00 

 
128 
July 24, 1974 
Chicago John and the Glitter People 
Ross Martin 
30:00 

 
129 
July 25, 1974 
Smoke Screen 
Ross Martin 
30:00 

 
130 
July 26, 1974 
Holdout 
Ross Martin 
30:00 

 
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