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Alfred Hitchcock Presents

An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge (Season 5, Episode 13)
TV Episode | 30 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

In the Civil War, Union soldiers are about to hang a defiant Confederate planter from a bridge, for sabotage. The noose is placed around his neck, but the rope breaks and he plummets from the bridge into a river. Dazed, he swims the rapids...See moreIn the Civil War, Union soldiers are about to hang a defiant Confederate planter from a bridge, for sabotage. The noose is placed around his neck, but the rope breaks and he plummets from the bridge into a river. Dazed, he swims the rapids downstream, while the soldiers fire at him. He clambers on a river bank, and excitedly starts his journey back to his family plantation. Written by David Stevens See less
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Updated Dec 20, 1959

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Dec 20, 1959 (United States)

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9 cast members
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Alfred Hitchcock
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Ronald Howard
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Douglas Kennedy
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James Coburn
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Brad Weston
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Ruby Goodwin
Hattie Hattie   See fewer
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Gregg Stewart
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7.3 / 10 | 181 votes