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An anthology series scripted by famed science fiction author Ray Bradbury. Many of the teleplays are based upon Bradbury's acclaimed novels and short stories including: "Marionettes, Inc.," "The Veldt," "A Sound of Thunder" and many more. Featured actors include William Shatner, Drew Barrymore, Elliot Gould, Jeff Goldblum, Peter O'Toole, Shelley Duval and more.

The Ray Bradbury Theater is a series that is currently running and has 6 seasons (65 episodes). The series first aired on May 21, 1985.

Where do I stream The Ray Bradbury Theater online? The Ray Bradbury Theater is available for streaming on FilmRise, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Ray Bradbury Theater on demand at Vudu, Pluto TV, Peacock online.

6 Seasons, 65 Episodes
May 21, 1985
Cast: Jeff Goldblum, Peter O'Toole
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The Ray Bradbury Theater Full Episode Guide

  • An illiterate woman asks her nephew to write letters for her so she can talk to all the people in the world that she's never seen. Guest starring Tyne Daly.

  • A grandmother worries when her granddaughter's husband installs a new garbage disposal in the house. Guest starring Jane Stapleton.

  • A small-town mortician takes perverse delight in exacting postmortem revenge against his enemies - until his day of reckoning arrives. Guest starring Michael J. Pollard.

  • A boy and a girl fall in love as children and vow to marry when they're 21. However, the boy's domineering mother has other plans. Guest starring Janice Rule.

  • In a theater for tourists, a robot made to look like Abraham Lincoln is programmed to recite the Gettysburg Address. Guest starring Howard Hesseman.

  • After an evacuation, the last man on Mars seeks the last woman on Mars. Guest starring John Glover and Monica Parker.

  • A local man protests when a rude director attempts to use his house for the backdrop of a liquor commercial. Guest starring Gregory Sierra.

  • A lonely manicurist befriends a man who claims to be dead. Guest starring Louise Fletcher.

  • When an army spaceship crash lands on a world where it never stops raining, the four survivors try to reach the Sun Dome that has been erected on the planet, providing the only shelter. But exhaustion hits and predatory plants await. Guest starring Marc Singer.

  • On a train, a man learns the truth about a boy and his drill sergeant father that he met years ago at a hotel pool. Guest starring Ray Sharkey.

  • An American tourist becomes involved in an Irish sporting event. Guest starring Len Cariou.

  • One day, a man wakes up and decides to build a machine that creates happiness. Much to his wife's dismay, it becomes an obsession. Guest starring Elliott Gould.

  • Three women try to decide whether to walk to a movie, knowing there's a serial killer on the loose. Although her companions disagree, one of the women insists. Guest starring Joanna Cassidy.

  • A Martian welcomes grieving parents who move to Mars. Guest starring John Vernon.

  • A teacher worries that his students are trying to kill him. Guest starring Richard Benjamin.

  • As a boy, piano prodigy Douglas was tormented by a gang of bullies led by Ralph. Now, fifty years later, Doug looks for closure in his life - by traveling back to his hometown and murdering Ralph. Guest starring Richard Kiley.

  • A Martian's reluctance to attack Earth stems from what he read in his alien comic books. Guest starring Ben Cross.

  • A boy and a neighbor invent a fake mummy to stir up the townspeople and relieve the boredom of the last days of summer. Guest starring Harold Gould and Shawn Ashmore.

  • A farmer impresses the townsfolk with a mysterious jar bought from a traveling carnival sideshow. Guest starring Paul Le Mat and Jennifer Dale.

  • A group of 8-year-olds rallies around an invisible person who promises them the world. Guest starring Sally Kirkland.

  • Members of an expedition to Mars find their sanity questioned by the local inhabitants. Guest starring David Birney.