Terror in Teakwood

Written by Alan Caillou, from a story by Harold Lawlor
Directed by Paul Hanreid
Starring Guy Rolfe, Hazel Court, Charles Aidman, and Reggie Nalder
Originally aired on May 16, 1961

Using the severed hands of a deceased rival, a pianist performs the dead man's greatest and most difficult composition—but at what cost?

The director of this episode, Paul Henreid, is well known to fans of classic cinema as the actor who played Victor Laszlo in Casablanca (1942). Genre fans should also recognize actress Hazel Court. A star in both England and the United States, Court appeared in horror features such as The Curse of Frankenstein (1957), Dr. Blood's Coffin (1961), The Raven (1963), and The Masque of the Red Death (1964), and she also had guest parts in television series such as Alfred Hitchcock Presents, The Twilight Zone, The Wild Wild West, and Mission: Impossible.

Click here to close this window