Category Archives: Twilight Zone

Reflections of Walking Distance

Reflections of Walking Distance By Richard Mabey Jr. I don’t think that there is any other half-hour of television broadcasting that has affected me as deeply as the Twilight Zone episode entitled, “Walking Distance.” It stars Gig Young, who portrays … Continue reading

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“Portrait of Jennie”

A movie poster for the film, “Portrait of Jennie.” “Portrait of Jennie” By Richard Mabey Jr. “Portrait of Jennie” is an incredible film. It is a fantasy film. It was released in 1948. Simply put, it is an outstanding film. … Continue reading

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To Honor, Earl Hamner Jr.

Earl Hamner Jr. at a book signing for his book, “The Twilight Zone Scripts of Earl Hamner.” To Honor, Earl Hamner Jr. By Richard Mabey Jr. There is a certain ache, a sense of mourning, a feeling of loss that … Continue reading

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A Tribute to a Fine Cousin, Billy Bay

A most recent photo of my good cousin, Billy Bay. A Tribute to a Fine Cousin, Billy Bay By Richard Mabey Jr. My good cousin, Billy Bay, went Home to be with the Lord tonight. Sadness fills my heart. Billy … Continue reading

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PLEASE, Help Make Earl Hamner Jr. a 2016 Kennedy Center Honoree

A great photo of Earl Hamner Jr. sitting on the steps of his old family homestead in Schuyler, Virginia. PLEASE, Help Make Earl Hamner Jr. a 2016 Kennedy Center Honoree By Richard Mabey Jr. This is not a time to … Continue reading

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Earl Hamner Jr. Deserves to be an Honoree of the Kennedy Center Honors

A great photo of the wonderful writer, Earl Hamner Jr. Earl Hamner Jr. Deserves to be an Honoree of the Kennedy Center Honors By Richard Mabey Jr. If there is anyone on planet earth that is more deserving to be … Continue reading

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Thank You Earl Hamner Jr., For Writing All Those Twilight Zone Episodes

Just one of the Twilight Zone openings that credited Earl Hamner Jr. as the episode writer. Thank You Earl Hamner Jr., For Writing All Those Twilight Zone Episodes By Richard Mabey Jr. Earl Hamner Jr. wrote a total of eight … Continue reading

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