The Twilight Zone - Season 3, Episode 4 - Rotten Tomatoes

The Passersby


Episode Info

As the Civil War limps to a close, Confederate widow Lavinia Godwin (Joanne Linville) sits grimly on the porch of her ruined mansion, watching a seemingly endless parade of wounded soldiers drag themselves down the road in front of her property. One of the soldiers, a Southern sergeant (James Gregory) with a wooden leg, stops to rest, engaging the embittered Lavinia in conversation. As they talk, a sudden horrific realization hits them both -- a realization confirmed by the climactic appearance of "the last casualty of the Civil War." Originally telecast October 6, 1961, "The Passersby" was scripted by Rod Serling.


David García
as Lieutenant
Rex Holman
as Charlie
James Gregory
as Sergeant
Austin Green
as Abraham Lincoln
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