Season 1 1985 | 24 Episodes

Season 1 of Amazing Stories premiered on Sep 29, 1985.

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Ghost Train

1 - Ghost Train 3.71985-09-29

Trains of ages past are about to crash into the present world of a young boy.
The Main Attraction

2 - The Main Attraction 41985-10-06

A high school football player is magnetized by a fallen meteorite.
Alamo Jobe

3 - Alamo Jobe 51985-10-20

During the fight of the Alamo a young messenger is transported to twentieth century San Antonio.
Mummy, Daddy

4 - Mummy, Daddy 5.51985-10-27

An actor who's playing a mummy in a horror film learns that his wife has gone into labor and rushes to be with her---without removing his costume.
The Mission

5 - The Mission 5.51985-11-03

During World War II, men in an air force bomber are caught in a no win scenario when their belly gunner (an amateur artist) is trapped in his seat and the plane has no wheels for landing.
The Amazing Falsworth

6 - The Amazing Falsworth 41985-11-05

A psychic showman realizes that during a performance that someone in the audience wants to commit murder. Frightened, he calls the police, and the detective shows up to investigate.
Fine Tuning

7 - Fine Tuning 21985-11-10

Three high-school kids build an antenna that can catch signals from outer space. They learn that the aliens are big fans of 1950s American television and are coming to Hollywood to meet some of their favorite Earth stars.
Mr. Magic

8 - Mr. Magic 61985-11-17

A fading illusionist has a last shot at greatness thanks to a deck of magic playing cards.
Guilt Trip

9 - Guilt Trip 31985-12-01

The emotion Guilt feels overworked. He takes a vacation cruise and falls for the emotion Love.
Remote Control Man

10 - Remote Control Man 51985-12-08

A henpecked man finds comfort in a unique television set that bring lifelike images to him.
Santa '85

11 - Santa '85 51985-12-15

A little boy helps Santa when the legendary man is thrown in jail while delivering presents.
Vanessa in the Garden

12 - Vanessa in the Garden 51985-12-29

When an artist is devastated by the death of his wife, he finds a way for her to live on in his painting.
The Sitter

13 - The Sitter 51986-01-05

Two young boys get the best of every sitter in town, until they meet one who uses voodoo to settle them down.
No Day at the Beach

14 - No Day at the Beach 51986-01-12

A GI tries to be a hero during an amphibious assault in Italy during World War II.
One For the Road

15 - One For the Road 51986-01-19

During the Depression, several bar patrons hope to get insurance money by tricking a man into signing a policy with the hope that he will drink himself to death.
Gather Ye Acorns

16 - Gather Ye Acorns 51986-02-02

On the advice from a mysterious little man, an 18-year-old boy begins to collect rare comics and toys. When he sells them as an old man, he gains wealth and happiness.
Boo!

17 - Boo! 41986-02-16

Ghosts in an attic try to get rid of a couple who move into their house.
Dorothy and Ben

18 - Dorothy and Ben 71986-03-02

After 40 years in a coma, Ben Dumpfy awakens and discovers that he can communicate with a seven-year-old girl who is in a coma after a bike accident.
Mirror, Mirror

19 - Mirror, Mirror 61986-03-09

A popular horror novelist is terrorized by a strange figure in his bathroom mirror.
Secret Cinema

20 - Secret Cinema 41986-04-06

A young woman believes that her mother, her fiance, and her psychiatrist are secretly filming her life.
Hell Toupee

21 - Hell Toupee 31986-04-13

A new toupee causes a man to feel an urge to kill the first lawyer he sees.
The Doll

22 - The Doll 61986-05-04

A lonely bachelor is fascinated by a doll he bought for his niece.
One For the Books

23 - One For the Books 51986-05-11

An elderly custodian suddenly gains incredible knowledge.
Grandpa's Ghost

24 - Grandpa's Ghost 41986-05-25

A man tries to reconcile his grandmother with the death of his grandpa. The ghost of the old man only appears in the presence of his wife.
Season 2 1986 | 21 Episodes

Season 2 of Amazing Stories premiered on Sep 22, 1986.

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The Wedding Ring

1 - The Wedding Ring 51986-09-22

A wax museum dresser takes a ring from a statue. The ring transforms his overworked wife into a femme fatale.
Miscalculation

2 - Miscalculation 51986-09-29

A high school student searching for a date accidently spills chemicals on a magazine and conjures up a dog. He tries desperately to create a beautiful woman, but things go terribly wrong.
Magic Saturday

3 - Magic Saturday 51986-10-06

A man temporarily exchanges bodies with his grandson so that he can relive his youth on the baseball field. While the man enjoys his new life, the boy discovers his grandfather's old body is dying.
Welcome to My Nightmare

4 - Welcome to My Nightmare 51986-10-13

A horror movie buff's obsession with the girl next door lands him in a terrifying scene from Psycho.
You Gotta Believe Me

5 - You Gotta Believe Me 61986-10-20

Awakened by a dream of a plane crashing outside his home, a man tries to convince people of his premonition.
The Greibble

6 - The Greibble 41986-11-03

A housewife has a very real nightmare. She encounters a large creature that has a taste for inanimate objects.
Life on Death Row

7 - Life on Death Row 01986-11-10

An inmate is struck by lightning. He is given miraculous healing powers that spark a last-minute attempt to save him from the electric chair.
Go to the Head of the Class

8 - Go to the Head of the Class 61986-11-21

A teacher's bizarre discipline causes two students to seek revenge with a spell culled from a rock song played backwards. Unfortunately something goes wrong when they cast the spell. When they attempt another spell to fix the problem they accidently remove the head of their teacher.
Thanksgiving

9 - Thanksgiving 91986-11-24

When a dry well yields treasures, a man cashes in, while his stepdaughter repays the kindness of the “hole people.”
The Pumpkin Competition

10 - The Pumpkin Competition 01986-12-01

An old spinster who is tired of losing a pumpkin competition recieves special advice from an agricultural professor.
What If...?

11 - What If...? 01986-12-08

A boy wonders what would happen if his parents did not return from one of their many social events.
The Eternal Mind

12 - The Eternal Mind 01986-12-29

A dying scientist volunteers to be the first person to merge with a computer.
Lane Change

13 - Lane Change 01987-01-12

Traveling a deserted highway, a woman facing divorce sees her past through the windshield after she picks up a stranded woman.
Blue Man Down

14 - Blue Man Down 01987-01-19

Two police officers try to break up a supermarket robbery, but the younger officer is killed. A new female partner helps the other officer avenge his friends death. He later discovers that his new partner is the ghost of an officer who died 12 years earlier.
The 21-Inch Sun

15 - The 21-Inch Sun 01987-02-02

A television writer is given an opportunity to write a sitcom. The source of inspiration for the sitcom comes to the man from his plants.
The Family Dog

16 - The Family Dog 81987-02-16

In an animated episode, the antics of a family are seen through the point of view of the family dog.
Gershwin's Trunk

17 - Gershwin's Trunk 01987-03-13

A broadway lyricist seeks inspiration by contacting the spirit of Gershwin through a psychic.
Such Interesting Neighbors

18 - Such Interesting Neighbors 01987-03-20

Rattlesnakes, howling coyotes, sudden earthquakes and time warps jar the Lewis family in their new home, and all the bizarre incidents seem linked to the Hellenbecks, their weird next-door neighbors.
Without Diana

19 - Without Diana 01987-03-27

An elderly couple have never stopped believing that their daughter, who went missing in the woods 40 years ago, will somehow appear to them one last time before they die.
Moving Day

20 - Moving Day 01987-04-03

Moving Day is difficult for a teenager who learns his family is bound for a new home---on another planet.
Miss Stardust

21 - Miss Stardust 01987-04-10

An extraterrestrial threatens to destroy the earth unless the "Miss Stardust" beauty-pageant promoter allows entrants from other planets.
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Ended

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Scripted

Keywords

magicsupernaturaltime travelhorroranthologypsychic powerghosthealing powermagician

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