Worst & Best Alfred Hitchcock Hour Episodes




Title: The Alfred Hitchcock Hour
Genre: Mystery
Series: 3
Episodes: 93
First Transmission: 1962-1965

Anthology series hosted by Alfred Hitchcock.

Best Episode #81

An Unlocked Window (1965) – There’s a killer on the loose who preys only on live-in nurses. Nurse Stella Crosson and Nurse Betty Ames are tending to their client and get a phone call from the murderer who informs the women that he intends to pay them a visit before the night is over.

2nd Best Episode #38

Nothing Ever Happens in Linvale (1963) – A man’s wife goes missing and a nosy neighbor spots the husband digging in the backyard. The sheriff and his eager deputy investigate, but the husband seems to be very cooperative.

3rd Best Episode #65

Return of Verge Likens (1964) – When his father is murdered by a politician, a young man becomes determined to get revenge. He leaves town to attend school giving his father’s killer a false sense of security.

4th Best Episode #61

Bed of Roses (1964) – George Maxwell finds his mistress dead. The next morning her murder is front-page news. The cab driver, Sam Kirby, remembers Maxwell, and Maxwell becomes the victim of blackmail.

5th Best Episode #49

The Jar (1964) – Charlie Hill becomes mesmerised by a strange jar at a carnival sideshow. He buys it, but his wife is frightened and wants it thrown out.

Worst Episode #86

Thou Still Unravished Bride (1965) – A man is concerned for his fiancée’s safety as an elusive strangler is on the loose. The killer targets lone women on the street.

 




 

Full Episode List

Key:-Blue episodes rated above par. Brown episodes rated below par.

#1 A Piece of the Action (1962)
#2 Don’t Look Behind You (1962)
#3 Night of the Owl (1962)
#4 I Saw the Whole Thing (1962)
#5 Captive Audience (1962)
#6 Final Vow (1962)
#7 Annabel (1962)
#8 House Guest (1962)
#9 The Black Curtain (1962)
#10 Day of Reckoning (1962)
#11 Ride the Nightmare (1962)
#12 Hangover (1962)
#13 Bonfire (1962)
#14 The Tender Poisoner (1962)
#15 The Thirty-First of February (1963)
#16 What Really Happened (1963)
#17 Forecast: Low Clouds and Coastal Fog (1963)
#18 A Tangled Web (1963)
#19 To Catch a Butterfly (1963)
#20 The Paragon (1963)
#21 I’ll Be Judge – I’ll Be Jury (1963)
#22 Diagnosis: Danger (1963)
#23 The Lonely Hours (1963)
#24 The Star Juror (1963)
#25 The Long Silence (1963)
#26 An Out for Oscar (1963)
#27 Death and the Joyful Woman (1963)
#28 Last Seen Wearing Blue Jeans (1963)
#29 The Dark Pool (1963)
#30 Dear Uncle George (1963)
#31 Run for Doom (1963)
#32 Death of a Cop (1963)
#33 A Home Away from Home (1963)
#34 A Nice Touch (1963)
#35 Terror at Northfield (1963)
#36 You’ll Be the Death of Me (1963)
#37 Blood Bargain (1963)
#38 Nothing Ever Happens in Linvale (1963)
#39 Starring the Defense (1963)
#40 The Cadaver (1963)
#41 The Dividing Wall (1963)
#42 Good-Bye, George (1963)
#43 How to Get Rid of Your Wife (1963)
#44 Three Wives Too Many (1964)
#45 The Magic Shop (1964)
#46 Beyond the Sea of Death (1964)
#47 Night Caller (1964)
#48 The Evil of Adelaide Winters (1964)
#49 The Jar (1964)
#50 Final Escape (1964)
#51 Murder Case (1964)
#52 Anyone for Murder? (1964)
#53 Beast in View (1964)
#54 Behind the Locked Door (1964)
#55 A Matter of Murder (1964)
#56 The Gentleman Caller (1964)
#57 The Ordeal of Mrs. Snow (1964)
#58 Ten Minutes from Now (1964)
#59 The Sign of Satan (1964)
#60 Who Needs an Enemy? (1964)
#61 Bed of Roses (1964)
#62 The Second Verdict (1964)
#63 Isabel (1964)
#64 Body in the Barn (1964)
#65 Return of Verge Likens (1964)
#66 Change of Address (1964)
#67 Water’s Edge (1964)
#68 The Life Work of Juan Diaz (1964)
#69 See the Monkey Dance (1964)
#70 Lonely Place (1964)
#71 The McGregor Affair (1964)
#72 Misadventure (1964)
#73 Triumph (1964)
#74 Memo from Purgatory (1964)
#75 Consider Her Ways (1964)
#76 Crimson Witness (1965)
#77 Where the Woodbine Twineth (1965)
#78 Final Performance (1965)
#79 Thanatos Palace Hotel (1965)
#80 One of the Family (1965)
#81 An Unlocked Window (1965)
#82 The Trap (1965)
#83 Wally the Beard (1965)
#84 Death Scene (1965)
#85 The Photographer and the Undertaker (1965)
#86 Thou Still Unravished Bride (1965)
#87 Completely Foolproof (1965)
#88 Power of Attorney (1965)
#89 The World’s Oldest Motive (1965)
#90 The Monkey’s Paw–A Retelling (1965)
#91 The Second Wife (1965)
#92 Night Fever (1965)
#93 Off Season (1965)