Comments on: ‘Twilight Zone’ Creator Rod Serling Could Chain Smoke On The Big Screen http://www.screenjunkies.com/movies/movie-news/twilight-zone-creator-rod-serling-could-chain-smoke-on-big-screen/ Movie Reviews & TV Show Reviews Wed, 22 Jan 2014 14:54:30 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.3.1 By: Skip Montross http://www.screenjunkies.com/movies/movie-news/twilight-zone-creator-rod-serling-could-chain-smoke-on-big-screen/#comment-112894 Skip Montross Thu, 30 Jun 2011 17:30:00 +0000 http://www.screenjunkies.com/?p=218560#comment-112894 Amazing. I was watching a mini-marathon on Netflix streaming the other night thinking how prolific he was (writing the bulk of the episodes himself), how adept he was a making a twist-ending hidden even though it was apparent it was coming and how amazing his life story would be on film. I'm completely behind this. And for those uninitiated, it was his screenplay treatment of "The Planet of the Apes" that brought that iconic twist ending with the Statue of Liberty. Love me some Serling. Amazing. I was watching a mini-marathon on Netflix streaming the other night thinking how prolific he was (writing the bulk of the episodes himself), how adept he was a making a twist-ending hidden even though it was apparent it was coming and how amazing his life story would be on film. I’m completely behind this.

And for those uninitiated, it was his screenplay treatment of “The Planet of the Apes” that brought that iconic twist ending with the Statue of Liberty.

Love me some Serling.

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