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A colony on a sparse planet banked by two sunshas barely survived for thirty years because their megalomaniac leader dictatestheir every move. When a rescue ship arrives and offers them a new life back onEarth, things do not go as planned.

©1960 Rod Serling (P)2013 Blackstone Audio

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  • Niels J. Rasmussen
  • 14-05-14

A Great Lesson On How Power Can Affect A Person

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This is one of my favorite TZ episodes of all-time. It's a neat little sci-fi twist on an age-old moral about how power can get to your head. (Even JUST A LITTLE BIT of it).

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  • sue
  • 11-10-18

On Thursday we leave for home : The twilight zone

Love the Twilight zone series, this was nail bitter story. Would recommend listening. I couldn't of imagine what the end of the story would of turned out like.

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  • Mike T.
  • 24-03-17

It's hard to be king...

I've read other stories and novels with the same core theme, and it's always effective. Dethroning a king is never easy - on the king.

Here all the things needed to make a classic T Z episode are present. Story, setting, acting, sound effects are all top notch. Recommended.