Suspense

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  • 1949
  • 6 Seasons
  • 7.8  (298)

This anthology series, which was adapted from a radio program of the same name, presented stories in the genres of mystery, thriller and horror. Each episode featured a different story, and they were performed live in a studio in New York City. The series was broadcast on CBS from 1949 to 1954.

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Seasons
Barn Burning
50. Barn Burning
August 17, 1954
Summary is not available.
The Iron Cop
49. The Iron Cop
August 10, 1954
Summary is not available.
The Last Stand
48. The Last Stand
August 3, 1954
Summary is not available.
Main Feature: Death
47. Main Feature: Death
July 27, 1954
Summary is not available.
Once a Killer
46. Once a Killer
July 20, 1954
Summary is not available.
Conversation at an Inn
45. Conversation at an Inn
July 13, 1954
Summary is not available.
The Girl in Car Thirty-Two
44. The Girl in Car Thirty-Two
July 6, 1954
Summary is not available.
The Hunted
43. The Hunted
June 29, 1954
Summary is not available.
String
42. String
June 22, 1954
Summary is not available.
The Pistol Shot
41. The Pistol Shot
June 15, 1954
Summary is not available.
North Side
40. North Side
June 8, 1954
Summary is not available.
Race Against Murder
39. Race Against Murder
June 1, 1954
Summary is not available.
Fingerprint
38. Fingerprint
May 25, 1954
Dramatization of the true story of Alfonse Bertillon, who was chief of the Identification Bureau during the early 20th century in Paris. His inventions and techniques changed the way police gathered evidence in criminal investigations.
Breakout
37. Breakout
May 18, 1954
Summary is not available.
Operation: Nightmare
36. Operation: Nightmare
May 11, 1954
Summary is not available.
Smoke
35. Smoke
May 4, 1954
Summary is not available.
The Terror Begins
34. The Terror Begins
April 27, 1954
Summary is not available.
The Return Journey
33. The Return Journey
April 20, 1954
Summary is not available.
Operation: Barracuda
32. Operation: Barracuda
April 13, 1954
Operation:Barracuda is a 1954 TV episode or short film directed by Robert Mulligan. "The heartless captain of a German u-boat crashes his vessel along the Atlantic coast at the close of WWII. Only the captain and his lieutenant escape the sinking vessel containing the personal fortune of Nazi leader Herman Goering. After eight years, the captain returns to salvage the loot and tries to recruit his former shipmate in the effort." - Episode Summary from TV.com
Torment
31. Torment
March 30, 1954
Summary is not available.
The Tenth Reunion
30. The Tenth Reunion
March 23, 1954
Summary is not available.
The Fourth Degree
29. The Fourth Degree
March 16, 1954
Summary is not available.
Before the Act
28. Before the Act
March 9, 1954
Summary is not available.
I Do Solemnly Swear
27. I Do Solemnly Swear
March 2, 1954
Summary is not available.
Death on the Screen
26. Death on the Screen
February 23, 1954
Summary is not available.
The Execution
25. The Execution
February 16, 1954
Summary is not available.
The Moonstone
24. The Moonstone
February 9, 1954
Summary is not available.
The Man Who Wouldn't Talk
23. The Man Who Wouldn't Talk
February 2, 1954
Summary is not available.
An Affair With a Ghost
22. An Affair With a Ghost
January 26, 1954
Summary is not available.
The Haunted
21. The Haunted
January 19, 1954
Summary is not available.
The Scrap Iron Curtain
20. The Scrap Iron Curtain
January 12, 1954
Summary is not available.
Diamonds in the Sky
19. Diamonds in the Sky
January 5, 1954
Summary is not available.
Mr. Nobody
18. Mr. Nobody
December 29, 1953
Summary is not available.
The Gift of Fear
17. The Gift of Fear
December 22, 1953
Summary is not available.
Cagliostro and the Chess Player
16. Cagliostro and the Chess Player
December 15, 1953
Summary is not available.
Day Never Came
15. Day Never Came
December 8, 1953
In 1948 Shanghai, an accused spy is jailed at an American Marine station. Sure that his fiance is the reason for his arrest, the prisoner plans to escape, murder her, and then return to his cell.
Laugh It Off
14. Laugh It Off
December 1, 1953
Amusement park worker takes a young couple hostage.
My Short Walk to Freedom
13. My Short Walk to Freedom
November 24, 1953
Man seeks divorce but wife will keep savings.
The Newcomer
12. The Newcomer
November 17, 1953
Summary is not available.
Needle in a Haystack
11. Needle in a Haystack
November 10, 1953
Soviet athlete during cold war escapes while at Olympics.
The Interruption
10. The Interruption
November 3, 1953
Summary is not available.
The Others
9. The Others
October 27, 1953
Two army officers fight bizarre duel over young woman.
The Valley of the Kings
8. The Valley of the Kings
October 20, 1953
Trader in Polynesia marries a cursed princess. Murder them both to break curse?
The Accounting
7. The Accounting
October 13, 1953
Summary is not available.
Death at Skirkerud Pond
6. Death at Skirkerud Pond
October 6, 1953
Rich dowager seemingly dies of heart attack at estate of her nephew.
The Sisters
5. The Sisters
September 29, 1953
After shopping for her own casket and picking one for her future use, a woman returns home to her naive younger sister. The young woman refuses to believe her older sister's proclamations that she's mentally unbalanced. The truth is, the elder sister is jealous of her engagement.
The Riddle of Mayerling
4. The Riddle of Mayerling
September 22, 1953
Lonely widower followed home by two tough thugs.
The Darkest Night
3. The Darkest Night
September 15, 1953
Summary is not available.
Reign of Terror
2. Reign of Terror
September 8, 1953
Comic strip writer who owns her character is murdered.
Paradise Junction
1. Paradise Junction
September 1, 1953
Two men after same woman receive lethal candy.
Description

This anthology series, which was adapted from a radio program of the same name, presented stories in the genres of mystery, thriller and horror. Each episode featured a different story, and they were performed live in a studio in New York City. The series was broadcast on CBS from 1949 to 1954.

Suspense is a series that is currently running and has 6 seasons (261 episodes). The series first aired on April 26, 1949.

Where to Watch Suspense

Suspense is available for streaming on the CBS website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Suspense on demand at Amazon Prime and Tubi TV.

  • Premiere Date
    April 26, 1949
  • IMDB Rating
    7.8  (298)