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The Man Who Sold His Shadow 

I WAS TEN YEARS OLD AT THE TIME THIS EPISODE AIRED. IF MEMORY SERVES ME CORRECTLY, THE DEVIL, PLAYED BY ADOLPH , APPROACHED A MAN AND OFFERED HIM A DEAL THE MAN COULD NOT REFUSE. SAID ... See full summary »

Director:

Lewis Allen

Writers:

Frank Burt (adaptation), Adelbert von Chamisso (story)

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Adolphe Menjou ... Himself - Host
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Wheaton Chambers Wheaton Chambers
Tristram Coffin
DeForest Kelley
Anne Kimbell
Bruce Payne Bruce Payne
Harmon Stevens Harmon Stevens
Charles Wagenheim Charles Wagenheim
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I WAS TEN YEARS OLD AT THE TIME THIS EPISODE AIRED. IF MEMORY SERVES ME CORRECTLY, THE DEVIL, PLAYED BY ADOLPH , APPROACHED A MAN AND OFFERED HIM A DEAL THE MAN COULD NOT REFUSE. SAID GENTLEMAN COULD , AT ANY TIME, FIND $20.00 PIECES OF GOLD IN HIS OWN POCKET----ON THE CONDITION THAT HE FORFEIT 'HIS SHADOW'. CONSIDER THE RAMIFICATIONS OF THIS EXCHANGE. THE SETTING TOOK PLACE IN LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY. LOCATION COULD HAVE BEEN ANYWHERE!!!

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 May 1953 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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