The Star and the Story

The Star and the Story

  • 1955
  • 1 Season
  • 7.2  (34)

"The Star and the Story" (1955) was an American anthology series hosted by Henry Fonda. Each half-hour long episode had a completely new cast, which allowed the series to showcase many notable actors, especially character actors and future stars at the beginning of their career. The show also attracted some well-known directors.

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Arab Duel
10. Arab Duel
February 18, 1956
A film producer and a writer argue over the producer's wife.
Unforgivable
9. Unforgivable
April 16, 1955
A man blames his wife's death on his soon to be son-in-law.
A Matter of Courage
8. A Matter of Courage
April 2, 1955
A tourist innocently flirts with a Spanish swordsman's wife and must fight a duel because of it.
Total Recall
7. Total Recall
February 26, 1955
A young couple on their honeymoon receive a visitor who might be a local or a homicidal maniac.
Dark Stranger
6. Dark Stranger
January 8, 1955
A murder mystery writer finds himself in the middle of his novel as the killer and must find a way to prevent killing the woman he loves.
The Thin Line
5. The Thin Line
March 17, 1956
A former jazz musician is released from a mental hospital only to learn what really happened the night he attempted to murder his wife and commit suicide.
The Difficult Age
4. The Difficult Age
January 21, 1956
In a classic struggle an older employee resists retirement due to a young executive.
The Man Who Was Dead
3. The Man Who Was Dead
November 12, 1955
A man returns from the dead to help the living.
True Confessions of Henry Pell
2. True Confessions of Henry Pell
June 11, 1955
A trespasser gets involved with an heiress.
Brief Affair
1. Brief Affair
February 12, 1955
A man's wife makes a deal for divorce: if he doesn't see his mistress for 3 months, she will grant it.
Description

"The Star and the Story" (1955) was an American anthology series hosted by Henry Fonda. Each half-hour long episode had a completely new cast, which allowed the series to showcase many notable actors, especially character actors and future stars at the beginning of their career. The show also attracted some well-known directors.The Star and the Story is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (10 episodes). The series first aired on February 12, 1955.

The Star and the Story is available for streaming on the Synergy website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Star and the Story on demand at Amazon Prime and Amazon.

  • Premiere Date
    February 12, 1955
  • IMDB Rating
    7.2  (34)