This four-episode volume of shows from the golden age of TV drama presents stories from three of the best anthology series of all time: "Dick Powell's Four Star Playhouse" ("The Adolescent," "A Place of His Own"), "TV Reader's Digest" ("The Brainwashing of John Hayes") and Bell Telephone's "Telephone Time" ("The Golden Junkman").
The Adolescent: A prep school disciplinary board member, Celia, (Ida Lupino) comes across many obstacles and threats as she seeks to uncover a troubled student's dark secret.
The Brainwashing of John Hayes: Professor John Hayes (Vincent Price), a Presbyterian missionary and teacher in China, is arrested and charged with being a spy.
A Place of His Own: Claude (Charles Boyer), a celebrated war hero, returns home shell-shocked to live with his two brothers and sister-in-law (Jeanette Nolan). When one of his brothers fatally shoots a stranger, Claude's world is changed forever.
The Golden Junkman: Widowed immigrant, Jules Samenian (Lon Chaney, Jr.), works day and night as a junkman to send his sons to a private school. Jules has earned a very good living with his hard work, but earning the respect of his sons will become his greatest challenge.
The four classic TV dramas included in this collection feature such Hollywood legends as Lon Chaney Jr., Vincent Price, Beverly Garland, Ida Lupino, and Howard Duff.