Dick Powell Theatre

Dick Powell Theatre

Wartime drama depicting the brutality of military conflict, starring James Donald, Telly Savalas and Robert Webber.

Episode Guide

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Last of the Private Eyes (Season 2 Episode 30)
    Season 2 Episode 30:

    The Last of the Private Eyes

    A private detective decides to use techniques of movie investigators to capture a blackmailer.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Old Man and the City (Season 2 Episode 29)
    Season 2 Episode 29:

    The Old Man and the City

    A young attorney searches for the reason behind a wealthy tycoon's takeover of a one-industry town.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Last of the Big Spenders (Season 2 Episode 28)
    Season 2 Episode 28:

    The Last of the Big Spenders

    A writer with failing health and career tries to explain himself to his son. With Robert Redford.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Epilogue (Season 2 Episode 27)
    Season 2 Episode 27:


    A former defender pursues a psychopath bent on murdering. With Lee Marvin, Ricardo Montalban.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Third Side of a Coin (Season 2 Episode 26)
    Season 2 Episode 26:

    The Third Side of a Coin

    A man doesn't know who to believe, his brother or an alleged blackmailer (June Allyson).

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Charlie's Duet (Season 2 Episode 25)
    Season 2 Episode 25:

    Charlie's Duet

    A handsome man almost allows an old love to lure him into a tight spot. With Anthony Franciosa, Julie London.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Colossus (Season 2 Episode 24)
    Season 2 Episode 24:


    Two immigrants, a Swede and an Irishman, seek their fortunes in California. With Geraldine Brooks, William Shatner.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Thunder in a Forgotten Town (Season 2 Episode 23)
    Season 2 Episode 23:

    Thunder in a Forgotten Town

    A Korean War POW returns home to find his best friend slain. With Milton Berle, David Janssen.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Tissue of Hate (Season 2 Episode 22)
    Season 2 Episode 22:

    Tissue of Hate

    A wealthy plastic surgeon helps a scarred woman convict, then becomes involved with her.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Apples Don't Fall Far (Season 2 Episode 21)
    Season 2 Episode 21:

    Apples Don't Fall Far

    A parole officer unites a boy and his father, a convict who lacks purpose in life. With David Wayne.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Luxury Liner (Season 2 Episode 20)
    Season 2 Episode 20:

    Luxury Liner

    A woman smarting over a love affair takes it out on a young stowaway on her luxury liner. With Rory Calhoun.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Judge (Season 2 Episode 19)
    Season 2 Episode 19:

    The Judge

    A Supreme Court justice faces two difficult legal decisions. With John Anderson, Richard Basehart, Sandra Kerr.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Rage of Silence (Season 2 Episode 18)
    Season 2 Episode 18:

    The Rage of Silence

    A deaf man becomes violently jealous when the deaf girl he loves dates a hearing man. With Peter Falk.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Everybody Loves Sweeney (Season 2 Episode 17)
    Season 2 Episode 17:

    Everybody Loves Sweeney

    A comic's career is on the line when he sues a television host for slander. With Jack Albertson.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Losers (Season 2 Episode 16)
    Season 2 Episode 16:

    The Losers

    Two swindlers on the run engineer romance for two lonely people; with Rosemary Clooney, Lee Marvin, Keenan Wynn.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Project X (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:

    Project X

    A former general oversees personal lives of aerospace engineers working on a top project.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Honorable Albert Higgins (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:

    The Honorable Albert Higgins

    An international incident brews when a congressman plays horseshoes with a foreign emissary.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Big Day (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    The Big Day

    A 25-year employee of a department store gets a gold watch and a pink slip. With Joan Blondell, Jack Cassidy.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Crazy Sunday (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    Crazy Sunday

    A neophyte screenwriter learns about life in Tinsel Town during a Hollywood party. With Dana Andrews, Ruta Lee.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Court Martial of Captain Wycliff (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    The Court Martial of Captain Wycliff

    Startling facts emerge at the trial of a soldier accused of killing a German scientist.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Pericles on 31st Street (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    Pericles on 31st Street

    In the 1930s a street vendor defies a tyrannical landlord. With Theodore Bikel, Arthur O'Connell.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Borderline (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:


    In Tijuana a sometime bartender tries to involve his boss in a scheme to sell a stolen bracelet worth $200,000.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - In Search of a Son (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    In Search of a Son

    A man visiting Europe to find his long-gone son meets people who change his life. With Sebastian Cabot.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Days of Glory (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Days of Glory

    An exiled revolutionary returns home to find many things are different. With Charles Boyer, Suzanne Pleshette.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Great Anatole (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    The Great Anatole

    The trail of a missing nuclear scientist leads government agents to an illusionist. With Curt Jurgens.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Sea Witch (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    The Sea Witch

    A woman (Carolyn Jones) who accidentally killed her husband seeks shelter on a tuna boat. With John Ericson.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Doomsday Boys (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    The Doomsday Boys

    Three prison lifers agree to participate in a test to find a hepatitis serum. With Peter Falk, John Larch.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Run Till It's Dark (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Run Till It's Dark

    A teen runaway enlists the aid of a young man to help her flee from a pursuer. With Fabian, Tuesday Weld.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Tomorrow the Man (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Tomorrow the Man

    A Jewish boy, put in an orphanage by uncooperative siblings, wants to spend his bar mitzvah alone.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Special Assignment (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Special Assignment

    A dying man hires a lawyer to learn his heirs' intentions. With June Allyson, Lloyd Nolan, Mickey Rooney.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Savage Sunday (Season 1 Episode 30)
    Season 1 Episode 30:

    Savage Sunday

    A reporter's (Nick Adams) story causes a man to doubt his fiancee, a woman (Ann Blyth) who escaped abductors.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - No Strings Attached (Season 1 Episode 29)
    Season 1 Episode 29:

    No Strings Attached

    A lawyer risks his career and his fiancee by defending a dancer. With Angie Dickinson, Mamie Van Doren.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Boston Terrier (Season 1 Episode 28)
    Season 1 Episode 28:

    Boston Terrier

    A private detective searching for a stolen antique gun encounters a syndicate execution. With John McGiver.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Clocks (Season 1 Episode 26)
    Season 1 Episode 26:

    The Clocks

    Weird events surround a widow's sale of the home she shared with her husband. With Joan Fontaine, Wayne Rogers.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Independence S.W. (Season 1 Episode 25)
    Season 1 Episode 25:

    Independence S.W.

    A federal investigator poses as a truck driver to trace illegal amphetamines. With David McLean.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - View From the Eiffel Tower (Season 1 Episode 24)
    Season 1 Episode 24:

    View From the Eiffel Tower

    A young American woman has an unexpected adventure in Paris. With Bella Darvi, Jane Powell.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Hook (Season 1 Episode 23)
    Season 1 Episode 23:

    The Hook

    A young investigator uses a newly released former gang leader in a plot to trap a drug dealer. With Robert Loggia.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Legend (Season 1 Episode 22)
    Season 1 Episode 22:

    The Legend

    A former boxer (Sammy Davis Jr.) helps a newspaperman expose the mob. With Everett Sloane.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Seeds of April (Season 1 Episode 21)
    Season 1 Episode 21:

    Seeds of April

    A trial lawyer plans to get rid of his insane wife by convicting her of murder. With Gene Barry, Don Rickles.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Prison (Season 1 Episode 20)
    Season 1 Episode 20:

    The Prison

    A prisoner and guard, exiled to an island, defy the law and become friends. With Theodore Bikel, Charles Boyer.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Squadron (Season 1 Episode 19)
    Season 1 Episode 19:


    A World War II squadron that broke a code about taking prisoners becomes the prime target of the Luftwaffe.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Obituary for Mr. X (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    Obituary for Mr. X

    A deputy sheriff's one mistake threatens those around him. With Steve Cochran, Nancy Davis, Dina Merrill.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Price of Tomatoes (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:

    The Price of Tomatoes

    A man (Peter Falk) racing to get Mexican produce into the United States gives a pregnant illegal alien a lift.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - A Time to Die (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    A Time to Die

    A dead man will live again if he can find someone to take his place. With June Allyson, Edgar Bergen, John Saxon.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Death in a Village (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    Death in a Village

    An American crashes his car in a Spanish village and becomes the prisoner of a band of local gangsters.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Open Season (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    Open Season

    A woman heads to Mexico to get a divorce so she can testify against her husband, a mob-owned district attorney.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Fifth Caller (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    The Fifth Caller

    An investigator gathers patients of a slain quack therapist to job his nurse's memory about the murder.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - A Swiss Affair (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    A Swiss Affair

    A U.S. spy vies with a British operative, also a double agent, for the services of a defecting scientist.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Three Soldiers (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Three Soldiers

    Two mercenaries in Southeast Asia disregard the capture of their sergeant because each of them hates him.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Up Jumped the Devil (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Up Jumped the Devil

    A gambling-addict embezzler tries to kill his boss, but the man survives -- with amnesia.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Goodbye, Hannah (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Goodbye, Hannah

    A police lieutenant takes pity on the drunken relic of a woman (Carolyn Jones) he has been searching for.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - The Geetas Box (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    The Geetas Box

    Two repairmen enlist the aid of a ex-safecracker to rob a bank vault. With Cliff Robertson, Dean Stockwell.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Somebody's Waiting (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Somebody's Waiting

    A sympathetic young woman (Susan Oliver) befriends a lonely sailor (Mickey Rooney) visiting next door.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Out of the Night (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Out of the Night

    A former bomber pilot returns to Italy to kill a collaborator responsible for the slaughter of partisans.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Doyle Against the House (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Doyle Against the House

    A former card shark reverts to old ways to win money for his daughter's surgery. With Milton Berle.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - John J. Diggs (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    John J. Diggs

    A bartender, once a drifter, visits his rich father-in-law in order to see the grown son he has never met.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Killer in the House (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Killer in the House

    A murderous escaped convict descends on his parolee brother, a family man trying to live within the law.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Ricochet (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:


    An Army sergeant (Van Heflin) goes easy on a recruit whose partner was killed, only to have his kindness backfire.

  • Dick Powell Theatre - Who Killed Julie Greer? (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Who Killed Julie Greer?

    Inspector Amos Burke investigates a model's murder. With Nick Adams, Ronald Reagan, Mickey Rooney.