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Darkroom Episode Guide

Revision date: January 12, 1992

Compiled by Loren Heisey

Series notes

Show type: Anthology series of tales of suspense and the supernatural
Host: James Coburn
Show originally ran on ABC

Guide notes

This guide was started by Russ Perry Jr.


Original airdate: November 27, 1981

1. Closed Circuit
A TV newsman (Robert Webber) finds he is being replaced -- by his projected image. Beckwith...Mary Frann

2. Stay Tuned - We'll Be Right Back
A man (Lawrence Pressman) discovers his child's crystal radio is receiving clear broadcasts -- from 1942. Janet...Joanna Miles

Original airdate: December 4, 1981

1. The Bogeyman Will Get You
A teenager (Quinn Cummings) believes she's discovered a vampire (Randolph Powell). Nancy...Helen Hunt, Louise...Gloria DeHaven

2. Uncle George
A poor couple (Claude Akins, June Lockhart) try to find someone to pose as their late uncle, whose pension they can't afford to lose. Dixie...Dub Taylor

Original airdate: December 11, 1981

1. Needlepoint
A woman (Esther Rolle) uses voodoo to avenge her granddaughter's death. Young Man...Lawrence-Hilton Jacobs

2. Siege Of 31 August
A farmer (Ronny Cox) is tormented by his memories of war when his son's toy soldiers come to life. Helen...Gail Strickland, Ben... Patrick Brennan, Colonel...Pat Corley

Original airdate: December 18, 1981

1. A Quiet Funeral
A quiet funeral is the setting for a double-crossed forger's revenge. Charlie...Eugene Roche, Marty...Robert F Lyons

2. Make-Up
A magic makeup case transforms a loser (Billy Crystal) into a winner. Roland...Brian Dennehy, Sam...Jack Kruschen

Original airdate: December 25, 1981

1. The Partnership
An old man's eerie partnership allows him to live well in a crumbling town. Tad...Pat Buttram, Biker...David Carradine

2. Daisies
A botanist (Lloyd Bochner) is working with plants to learn a way to communicate to them. Louise...Rue McClanahan

3. Catnip
A ruthless young man (Cyril O'Reilly) is stalked by a demonic black cat. Mrs Mingle...Jocelyn Brando, Loretta...Karin Argoud

Original airdate: January 8, 1982

1. Lost In Translation
An archaeology professor (Andrew Prine) seeks power over others through a magic formula. Jeanette...Cyndy Garvey

2. Guillotine
A 19th-century Frenchwoman tries to save her lover from the guillotine. Monsieur De Paris...Michael Constantine, Babette...Patti D'Arbanville, Pierre...France Benard, Louis...Dick Balduzzi

Original airdate: January 15, 1982

1. Exit Line
An aspiring actor (Stan Shaw) takes revenge on an acerbic critic (Samantha Eggar). Bert...Jack Carter

2. Who's There?
A husband (Michael Lembeck) sets a trap for his unfaithful wife (Dianne Kay). Steve...Grant Goodeve

3. The Rarest Of Wines
A Son (Henry Polic II) is unhappy about what he received in the will of his recently deceased mother. Pamela...Judith Chapman

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