Friday, January 07, 2011

An American Vigilante - Green Hornet

Set your DVRs; Next Tuesday, January 11, SyFy is running what looks to be the entire Green Hornet series starring Van Williams and Lloyd Gough, all narrated by William Dozier! Sweet! Oh, some guy named Bruce Lee is in them, too.
Tuesday 01-11-11 SyFy 10:00am - 11:00pm

The Green Hornet TV series ran for 26 episodes in 1966/1967.

10:00 AM The Ray Is for Killing
Someone is demanding $1,000,000 for the return of Reid's art collection.

10:30 AM Programmed for Death
Phony diamonds and a killer leopard await the Hornet as he investigates the death of a reporter.

11:00 AM Crime Wave
A computer offers evidence against the Hornet, who has been accused of a jewel theft.

11:30 AM The Silent Gun
The Hornet tries to destroy a silent, flashless revolver before the underworld puts it to use.

12:00 PM The Frog Is a Deadly Weapon
The Green Hornet tries to find Casey, who was abducted while investigating a gangland leader.

12:30 PM Give 'Em Enough Rope
Mike Axford tries gathering evidence to expose a wealthy racketeer.

01:00 PM Eat, Drink and Be Dead
The Hornet and Kato come to the aid of tavern owners who have been forced to buy bootleg liquor.

01:30 PM Beautiful Dreamer - Part 1
Reid tries to link a professor's murder to a health club.

02:00 PM Beautiful Dreamer - Part 2
A racketeer sets out to double-cross the Green Hornet (Van Williams).

02:30 PM The Preying Mantis
The Green Hornet and Kato try to smash a Chinatown protection racket.

03:00 PM The Hunters and the Hunted
The Hornet investigates a band of hunters who are killing the city's top racketeers

03:30 PM Deadline for Death
Reid tries to clear Mike Axford, who has been jailed on a murder charge.

04:00 PM The Secret of the Sally Bell
The Hornet must recover narcotics from a freighter undergoing demolition.

04:30 PM May the Best Man Lose
The Green Hornet must outwit a paid assassin, whose next target is the DA.

05:00 PM Freeway to Death
The Hornet aids Mike in a probe of a construction-company racket.

05:30 PM Seek, Stalk and Destroy
Three ex-soldiers plan to use a tank to bust a buddy out of prison.

06:00 PM The Hornet and the Firefly
The Green Hornet and Kato try to stop an arsonist who is terrorizing the city.

06:30 PM Corpse of the Year - Part 1
Reid tries to expose the culprit who's posing as the Green Hornet.

7:00 PM Corpse of the Year - Part 2
The Hornet tries to nab his impostor, whose crimes include murder.

07:30 PM Ace in the Hole
Britt Reid dons his Hornet mask to cause a gangland double-cross.

08:00 PM Bad Bet on a 459-Silent
The Hornet, wounded by a bullet, must get medical attention without revealing his identity.

08:30 PM Trouble for Prince Charming
Prince Rafil is given a choice: abdicate or his fiancée faces murder.

09:00 PM Alias 'The Scarf'
The Hornet searches for a strangler who uses a white scarf to kill his victims.

09:30 PM Hornet, Save Thyself
Reid tries to prove that he did not gun down an old enemy.

10:00 PM Invasion from Outer Space - Part 1
The Hornet tries to stop an electronics wizard from using an H-bomb to conquer the world.

10:30 PM Invasion from Outer Space - Part 2
Dr. Mabouse gains possession of an H-bomb