In ACT BREAK, selfish second-rate playwright Maury Winkler wishes for a better writing partner than his ailing colleague Harry. THE BURNING MAN appears on the road and tries to hitch a ride during a heat wave in the 1930's. In DEALER'S CHOICE, four poker pals sit down for a game with a mysterious stand-in named Nick. Written by
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In "The Burning Man," the lake that Aunt Neva and Doug swim in is the same lake that was previously seen in the Episode 2 segment, "Dreams for Sale." See more
[opening narration for "Dealer's Choice"
Just a friendly game of cards. It doesn't take much to buy into this game, but buying out may be something else entirely. You see, there's a wild card on the table in a deck that's been reshuffled and cut... in the Twilight Zone.