About the Series

Genre: US Anthology Series
Series: 2
Episodes: 45
First Transmission: 1985-1987
Channel: NBC

Amazing Stories is a horror, fantasy and science fiction anthology series created by Steven Spielberg.

Although it was not a ratings hit, it was awarded five Emmy awards and nominated twelve times.

Steven Spielberg announced that a revival of Amazing Stories will be produced for streaming

 

Best Episode ( S2 Ep16 )

Family dog – This is the only animated episode of the show. It has three segments: A family takes out their frustrations on their poor dog, watches their Christmas home movie, and sends the dog to guard dog school after a burglary.

16 February 1987

Imdb Score [8.3]

 

 

Worst Episode ( S1 Ep7 )

Fine Tuning – Three high-school kids build an antenna that can receive signals from outer space. They learn that the aliens are big fans of 1950s American television and are coming to Hollywood to meet some of their favorite Earthstars.

10 November 1985

Imdb Score – [4.8]

 

 

 

Full Episode List

Key:-  Blue highlighted episodes rated in the top half, brown highlighted episodes rated in the bottom half.

 

Season One

Ghost Train (1985)

The Main Attraction (1985)

Alamo Jobe (1985)

Mummy, Daddy (1985)

The Mission (1985)

The Amazing Falsworth (1985)

Fine Tuning (1985)

Mr. Magic (1985)

Guilt Trip (1985)

Remote Control Man (1985)

Santa ’85 (1985)

Vanessa in the Garden (1985)

The Sitter (1986)

No Day at the Beach (1986)

One for the Road (1986) 

Gather Ye Acorns (1986)

Boo! (1986)

Dorothy and Ben (1986)

Mirror, Mirror (1986)

Secret Cinema (1986)

Hell Toupee (1986)

The Doll (1986)

One for the Books (1986)

Grandpa’s Ghost (1986)

 

Season Two

The Wedding Ring (1986)

Miscalculation (1986)

Magic Saturday (1986)

Welcome to My Nightmare (1986)

You Gotta Believe Me (1986)

The Greibble (1986)

Life on Death Row (1986)

Go to the Head of the Class (1986)

Thanksgiving (1986)

The Pumpkin Competition (1986)

What If…? (1986)

The Eternal Mind (1986)

Lane Change (1987)

Blue Man Down (1987)

The 21 Inch Sun (1987)

The Family Dog (1987)

Gershwin’s Trunk (1987)

Such Interesting Neighbors (1987)

Without Diana (1987)

Moving Day (1987)

Miss Stardust (1987)