Worst & Best Kolchak: The Night Stalker Episodes/List

Title: Kolchak: The Night Stalker
Genre: US Horror
Series: 1
Episodes: 20
Runtime: 51 min
First Transmission: 1974-1975
Channel: ABC

A newspaper reporter investigates strange supernatural occurrences in Chicago.

 

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Full Episode Guide

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Blue episodes rated above par.
Brown episodes rated below par.

Series One

#1 The Ripper (1974) –
Carl Kolchak could be up against the original Jack the Ripper – a super-human killer of women!
#2 The Zombie (1974) –
An African American woman uses voodoo to resurrect her dead grandson to kill the mobsters who murdered him
#3 They Have Been, They Are, They Will Be… (1974) –
Kolchak investigates a string of bizarre thefts committed by a powerful invisible entity.
#4 The Vampire (1974) –
An extremely vicious female vampire is unknowingly unearthed by a road construction crew.
#5 The Werewolf (1974) –
On assignment aboard a cruise ship, Kolchak discovers that some kind of wolf creature is killing passengers during the full moon.
#6 Firefall (1974) –
The evil spirit of a murdered gangster is somehow incinerating his former enemies.
#7 The Devil’s Platform (1974) –
A young politician makes a deal with the devil to kill off his competition.
#8 Bad Medicine (1974) –
The Diablero, a being cursed to roam the Earth in search of valuable gems, is killing off society matrons.
#9 The Spanish Moss Murders (1974) –
A research experiment in dream deprivation produces a Cajun boogeyman covered in Spanish moss.
#10 The Energy Eater (1974) –
Kolchak realizes that Matchemonedo, a monstrous restless bear-like spirit, is eating up the structure of a new hospital.
#11 Horror in the Heights (1974) –
Residents of the Roosevelt Heights neighborhood are being killed by a flesh-eating demon with the ability to appear as a person they know and trust.
#12 Mr. R.I.N.G. (1975) –
R.I.N.G. (Robomatic Internalized Nerve Ganglia) is a robot that uses deadly force to defend itself against those who would harm it.
#13 Primal Scream (1975) –
Ancient cells discovered in the arctic give rise to a carnivorous, evolutionary ancestor and a corporate cover-up.
#14 The Trevi Collection (1975) –
An evil witch in the fashion industry is maiming and killing her competitors.
#15 Chopper (1975) –
A headless, sword-wielding cyclist is revived by a land development.
#16 Demon in Lace (1975) –
A female demon takes over the bodies of recently deceased young women so she can seduce handsome young college students and scare them to death.
#17 Legacy of Terror (1975) –
Kolchak investigates Chicago citizens having their hearts cut out by Aztecs.
#18 The Knightly Murders (1975) –
The bewitched black armor of an infamously misanthropic knight is reanimated.
#19 The Youth Killer (1975) –
Kolchak discovers an attractive woman, who maintains her youth and beauty by sacrificing young men and women to ancient Greek gods.
#20 The Sentry (1975) –
Kolchak searches for a reptilian monster that has been killing construction workers after they opened a new tunnel.