Suspense (1949-1954)

USA, 1 March -17 August 1954
6 series, 260 episodes, average 25m
black and white, 4:3
mono, English

An American anthology television series with some genre episodes. It was a spin-off from the radio series of the same name.

Premise

An anthology of one-off stories.

Episodes

Genre episodes are noted in italics and are linked to further information – other episodes are listed for reference only.

Season One (1949)
Revenge (1 March 1949)
Suspicion (15 March 1949)
Cabin 3-B (29 March 1949)
The Man Upstairs (5 April 1949)
After Dinner Story (12 April 1949)
The Creeper (19 April 1949)
A Night at the Inn (26 April 1949)
Dead Ernest (3 May 1949)
Post Mortem (10 May 1949)
The Monkey's Paw (17 May 1949)
Murder through the Looking Glass (24 May 1949)
The Door's on the 13th Floor (31 May 1949)
The Yellow Scarf (7 June 1949)
Help Wanted (14 June 1949)
Stolen Empire (21 June 1949)
The Hands of Mr Ottermole (28 June 1949)

Season Two (1949-1950)
Lunch Box (6 September 1949)
Collector's Item (13 September 1949)
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (20 September 1949)
The Comic Strip Murder (29 September 1949)
Violet (4 October 1949)
The Cask of Amontillado (11 October 1949)
The Serpent Ring (18 October 1949)
The Murderer (25 October 1949)
Black Passage (1 November 1949)
Suspicion (8 November 1949)
The Thin Edge of Violence (15 November 1949)
The Third One (22 November 1949)
The Man in the House (29 November 1949)
The Scar (6 December 1949)
The Gray Helmet (13 December 1949)
The Seeker and the Sought (20 December 1949)
The Case of Lady Sannox (27 December 1949)
Morning Boat to Africa (3 January 1950)
The Bomber Command (10 January 1950)
Summer Storm (17 January 1950)
The Horizontal Man (24 January 1950)
The Distant Island (31 January 1950)
Escape This Night (7 February 1950)
The Suicide Club (14 February 1950)
Roman Holiday (21 February 1950)
The Man Who Talked in His Sleep (28 February 1950)
The Ledge (7 March 1950)
The Parcel (14 March 1950)
The Old Man's Badge (21 March 1950)
The Second Class Passenger (28 March 1950)
One Thousand Dollars to One for Your Money (4 April 1950)
Steely, Steely Eyes (11 April 1950)
Murder at the Mardi Gras (18 April 1950)
The Gentleman from America (25 April 1950)
Death of a Dummy (2 May 1950)
Red Wine (9 May 1950)
One and One's a Lonesome (16 May 1950)
Photo Finish (23 May 1950)
Listen, Listen (30 May 1950)
Black Bronze (6 June 1950)
I'm No Hero (20 June 1950)
Wisteria (27 June 1950)

Season Three (1950-1951)
Poison (29 August 1950)
A Pocketful of Murder (5 September 1950)
Edge of Panic (12 September 1950)
Dark Shadows (19 September 1950)
Six to One (26 September 1950)
The Monkey's Paw (3 October 1950)
Criminals Mark (10 October 1950)
The Man Who Would Be King (17 October 1950)
Breakdown (24 October 1950)
Halloween Hold Up (31 October 1950)
Nightmare (7 November 1950)
The Brush Off (14 November 1950)
The Death Cards (21 November 1950)
Hands of Mr Ottermole (28 November 1950)
The Guy from Nowhere (5 December 1950)
The Mallet (12 December 1950)
Dancing Dan's Christmas (19 December 1950)
The Tip (26 December 1950)
Death in a River (2 January 1951)
Tough Cop (9 January 1951)
The Fool's Heart (16 January 1951)
Dead Fall (23 January 1951)
The Rose Garden (30 January 1951)
Night Break (6 February 1951)
Double Entry (13 February 1951)
The Victims (20 February 1951)
Margin for Safety (27 February 1951)
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (6 March 1951)
On a Country Road (13 March 1951)
Telephone Call (20 March 1951)
The Three of Silence (27 March 1951)
Go Home Dead Man (3 April 1951)
The Foggy Night Visitor (10 April 1951)
The Juice Man (17 April 1951)
The Meeting (24 April 1951)
No Friend Like an Old Friend (1 May 1951)
Murder in the Ring (8 May 1951)
Too Hot to Live (15 May 1951)
Escape This Night (22 May 1951)
Vamp till Dead (29 May 1951)
The Call (5 June 1951)
De Mortuis (12 June 1951)
A Killing in Abilene (19 June 1951)
The Greatest Crime (26 June 1951)
Blood on the Trumpet (3 July 1951)
Tent on the Beach (10 July 1951)
Wisteria Cottage (17 July 1951)
The Incident at Story Point (24 July 1951)
A Vision of Death (31 July 1951)
Killers of the City (7 August 1951)
Death Sabre (14 August 1951)
This is Your Confession Part 1 (21 August 1951)
This is Your Confession Part 2 (28 August 1951)

Season Four (1951-1952)
This Way Out (4 September 1951)
Strange for a Killer (11 September 1951)
Merryman's Murder (18 September 1951)
Anonymous (25 September 1951)
Santa Fe Flight (2 October 1951)
High Street (9 October 1951)
The Fifth Dummy (16 October 1951)
The Train from Czechoslovakia (23 October 1951)
Court Day (30 October 1951)
Moonfleet Part 1 (6 November 1951)
Moonfleet Part 2 (13 November 1951)
Frisco Payoff (20 November 1951)
Mikki (27 November 1951)
The Man without a Face (4 December 1951)
Mediation in Mexico (11 December 1951)
Pier 17 (18 December 1951)
The Lonely Place (25 December 1951)
Routine Patrol (1 January 1952)
Flare Week (8 January 1952)
The Spider (15 January 1952)
The Red Signal (22 January 1952)
Death Drum (29 January 1952)
Betrayal in Vienna (5 February 1952)
North of Shanghai (12 February 1952)
Summer Night (19 February 1952)
Night Drive (26 February 1952)
Day of Infamy (4 March 1952)
Four Days to Kill (11 March 1952)
The Mystery of Edwin Drood Part 1 (18 March 1952)
The Mystery of Edwin Drood Part 2 (25 March 1952)
Black Panther (8 April 1952)
Night of Evil (15 April 1952)
Alibi Me (22 April 1952)
The Letter (29 April 1952)
The Mandarin Murders (6 May 1952)
Fingers of Fear (13 May 1952)
Hunted Down (20 May 1952)
The Debt (27 May 1952)
Murder of Necessity (3 June 1952)
House of Masks (10 June 1952)
Phantom of the Riviera (17 June 1952)
Night of Reckoning (24 June 1952)
Fifty Beautiful Girls (1 July 1952)
For the Love of Randi (15 July 1952)
The Crooked Frame (29 July 1952)
Death Cargo (5 August 1952)
Remember Me (12 August 1952)
Her Last Adventure (19 August 1952)
Woman in Love (26 August 1952)

Season Five (1952-1953)
The Old Lady of Bayeux (2 September 1952)
Call from a Killer (9 September 1952)
The Return of Dr Bourdette (16 September 1952)
Set-Up for Death (23 September 1952)
The Beach of Falesa (30 September 1952)
The Man in the Mirror (7 October 1952)
Blue Panther (14 October 1952)
The Man Who Had Seven Hours (21 October 1952)
All Hallow's Eve (28 October 1952)
The Moving Target (11 November 1952)
Monsieur Vidocq (18 November 1952)
The Whispering Killer (25 November 1952)
A Time of Innocence (2 December 1952)
The Girl Who Saw Tomorrow (9 December 1952)
The Tortured Hand (16 December 1952)
The Deadly Lamb (23 December 1952)
The Invisible Killer (31 December 1952)
Little Camorra (6 January 1953)
Mr Matches (13 January 1953)
Vacancy for Death (20 January 1953)
Career (27 January 1953)
Mutiny Below (3 February 1953)
A Study in Stone (10 February 1953)
The Quarry (17 February 1953)
They Haven't Killed Me Yet (24 February 1953)
The Kiss Off (3 March 1953)
The Legend of Lizzie (10 March 1953)
The Black Prophet (17 March 1953)
Portrait of Constance (24 March 1953)
Death in the Cave (31 March 1953)
Kiss Me Again, Stranger (14 April 1953)
The Duel (21 April 1953)
F.O.B. Vienna (28 April 1953)
The Suitor (5 May 1953)
Death of an Editor (12 May 1953)
Come into My Parlor (19 May 1953)
The Adventure of the Black Baronet (26 May 1953)
The Queen's Ring (2 June 1953)
The Man Who Cried Wolf (9 June 1953)
See No Evil (16 June 1953)
The Signal Man (23 June 1953)
The Fury of Senorita Gomez (30 June 1953)
The Mascot (7 July 1953)
The Dutch Schultz Story (14 July 1953)
Pigeon in the Cage (21 July 1953)
The Dance (28 July 1953)
Vial of Death (4 August 1953)
Point Blank (11 August 1953)
Nightmare at Ground Zero (18 August 1953)
Death in Passing (25 August 1953)
Paradise Junction (1 September 1953)

Season Six (1953-1954)
Reign of Terror (8 September 1953)
The Darkest Night (15 September 1953)
The Riddle of Mayerling (22 September 1953)
The Sister (29 September 1953)
Death at Skirerud Pond (6 October 1953)
The Accounting (13 October 1953)
The Valley of the Kings (20 October 1953)
The Others (27 October 1953)
The Interruption (3 November 1953)
Needle in a Haystack (10 November 1953)
The Newcomer (17 November 1953)
My Short Walk to Freedom (24 November 1953)
Laugh It Off (1 December 1953)
The Dance (8 December 1953)
Cagliostro and the Chess Player (15 December 1953)
The Gift of Fear (22 December 1953)
Mr Nobody (29 December 1953)
Diamonds in the Sky (5 January 1954)
The Scrap Iron Curtain (12 January 1954)
The Haunted (19 January 1954)
An Affair With a Ghost (26 January 1954)
The Man Who Wouldn't Talk (2 February 1954)
The Moonstone (9 February 1954)
The Execution (16 February 1954)
Death on the Screen (23 February 1954)
I Do Solemnly Swear (2 March 1954)
Before the Act (9 March 1954)
The Fourth Degree (16 March 1954)
The Tenth Reunion (23 March 1954)
Torment (30 March 1954)
Operation: Barracuda (13 April 1954)
The Return Journey (20 April 1954)
The Terror Begins (27 April 1954)
Smoke (4 May 1954)
Operation: Nightmare (11 May 1954)
Breakout (18 May 1954)
Fingerprints (25 May 1954)
Race against Murder (1 June 1954)
North Side (8 June 1954)
The Pistol Shot (15 June 1954)
String (22 June 1954)
The Hunted (29 June 1954)
The Girl in Car Thirty-Two (6 July 1954)
Conversation at an Inn (13 July 1954)
Once a Killer (20 July 1954)
Main Feature: Death (27 July 1954)
The Last Stand (3 August 1954)
The Iron Cop (10 August 1954)
Barn Burning (17 August 1954)

Sequel to
Suspense (1964)