List of Zorro (1957 TV series) episodes

This is a list of episodes for the Zorro television series that ran from 1957 to 1961. Seasons 1 and 2 are composed of half-hour episodes. Four one-hour specials followed.

Series overviewEdit

SeasonEpisodesOriginally aired
First airedLast aired
139October 10, 1957 (1957-10-10)July 3, 1958 (1958-07-03)
239October 9, 1958 (1958-10-09)July 2, 1959 (1959-07-02)
Specials4October 30, 1960 (1960-10-30)April 2, 1961 (1961-04-02)

EpisodesEdit

Season 1 (1957–58)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
11"Presenting Señor Zorro"Norman FosterNorman Foster & Bob WehlingOctober 10, 1957 (1957-10-10)
22"Zorro's Secret Passage"Norman FosterAnthony EllisOctober 17, 1957 (1957-10-17)
33"Zorro Rides to the Mission"Norman FosterMalcolm Stuart Boylan & Jackson GillisOctober 24, 1957 (1957-10-24)
44"The Ghost of the Mission"Norman FosterNorman FosterOctober 31, 1957 (1957-10-31)
55"Zorro's Romance"Lewis R. FosterJohn Meredyth LucasNovember 7, 1957 (1957-11-07)
66"Zorro Saves a Friend"Lewis R. FosterJohn Meredyth LucasNovember 14, 1957 (1957-11-14)
77"Monastario Sets a Trap"Lewis R. FosterStory by : Joel Kane
Teleplay by : Lowell S. Hawley
November 21, 1957 (1957-11-21)
88"Zorro's Ride into Terror"Lewis R. FosterJohn Meredyth LucasNovember 28, 1957 (1957-11-28)
99"A Fair Trial"Norman FosterJackson Gillis & Bob WehlingDecember 5, 1957 (1957-12-05)
1010"Garcia's Secret Mission"Norman FosterAnthony EllisDecember 12, 1957 (1957-12-12)
1111"Double Trouble for Zorro"Norman FosterNorman FosterDecember 19, 1957 (1957-12-19)
1212"Zorro, Luckiest Swordsman Alive"Norman FosterLowell S. HawleyDecember 26, 1957 (1957-12-26)
1313"The Fall of Monastario"Norman FosterJohn Meredyth LucasJanuary 2, 1958 (1958-01-02)
1414"Shadow of Doubt"Robert StevensonLowell S. HawleyJanuary 9, 1958 (1958-01-09)
1515"Garcia Stands Accused"Robert StevensonLowell S. HawleyJanuary 16, 1958 (1958-01-16)
1616"Slaves of the Eagle"Robert StevensonLowell S. HawleyJanuary 23, 1958 (1958-01-23)
1717"Sweet Face of Danger"John Meredyth LucasJohn Meredyth LucasJanuary 30, 1958 (1958-01-30)
1818"Zorro Fights His Father"John Meredyth LucasJohn Meredyth LucasFebruary 6, 1958 (1958-02-06)
1919"Death Stacks the Deck"John Meredyth LucasJohn Meredyth LucasFebruary 13, 1958 (1958-02-13)
2020"Agent Of The Eagle"Charles BartonN.B. Stone Jr.February 20, 1958 (1958-02-20)
2121"Zorro Springs a Trap"Charles BartonLewis R. FosterFebruary 27, 1958 (1958-02-27)
2222"The Unmasking of Zorro"Charles BartonN.B. Stone Jr.March 6, 1958 (1958-03-06)
2323"The Secret of the Sierra"Norman FosterNorman FosterMarch 13, 1958 (1958-03-13)
2424"The New Commandante"Norman FosterNorman FosterMarch 20, 1958 (1958-03-20)
2525"The Fox and the Coyote"Norman FosterNorman FosterMarch 27, 1958 (1958-03-27)
2626"Adios, Señor Magistrado"Norman FosterBob WehlingApril 3, 1958 (1958-04-03)
2727"The Eagle's Brood"Charles Barton and Norman FosterLowell S. HawleyApril 10, 1958 (1958-04-10)
2828"Zorro by Proxy"Charles BartonLowell S. HawleyApril 17, 1958 (1958-04-17)
2929"Quintana Makes a Choice"Charles BartonLowell S. HawleyApril 24, 1958 (1958-04-24)
3030"Zorro Lights a Fuse"Charles BartonLowell S. HawleyMay 1, 1958 (1958-05-01)
3131"The Man with the Whip"Charles LamontN.B. Stone Jr.May 8, 1958 (1958-05-08)
3232"The Cross of the Andes"Charles LamontN.B. Stone Jr.May 15, 1958 (1958-05-15)
3333"The Deadly Bolas"Charles LamontN.B. Stone Jr.May 22, 1958 (1958-05-22)
3434"The Well of Death"Charles LamontN.B. Stone Jr.May 29, 1958 (1958-05-29)
3535"The Tightening Noose"Charles BartonLowell S. Hawley & Bob WehlingJune 5, 1958 (1958-06-05)
3636"The Sergeant Regrets"Charles BartonLowell S. Hawley & Bob WehlingJune 12, 1958 (1958-06-12)
3737"The Eagle Leaves the Nest"Charles BartonLowell S. Hawley & Bob WehlingJune 19, 1958 (1958-06-19)
3838"Bernardo Faces Death"Charles BartonLowell S. Hawley & Bob WehlingJune 26, 1958 (1958-06-26)
3939"The Eagle's Flight"Charles BartonLowell S. Hawley & Bob WehlingJuly 3, 1958 (1958-07-03)

Season 2 (1958–59)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleOriginal air date
401"Welcome to Monterey"October 9, 1958 (1958-10-09)
412"Zorro Rides Alone"October 16, 1958 (1958-10-16)
423"Horse of Another Color"October 23, 1958 (1958-10-23)
434"The Señorita Makes a Choice"October 30, 1958 (1958-10-30)
445"Rendezvous at Sundown"November 6, 1958 (1958-11-06)
456"The New Order"November 13, 1958 (1958-11-13)
467"An Eye for an Eye"November 20, 1958 (1958-11-20)
478"Zorro and the Flag of Truce"November 27, 1958 (1958-11-27)
489"Ambush"December 4, 1958 (1958-12-04)
4910"The Practical Joker"December 11, 1958 (1958-12-11)
5011"The Flaming Arrow"December 18, 1958 (1958-12-18)
5112"Zorro Fights a Duel"December 25, 1958 (1958-12-25)
5213"Amnesty for Zorro"January 1, 1959 (1959-01-01)
5314"The Runaways"January 8, 1959 (1959-01-08)
5415"The Iron Box"January 15, 1959 (1959-01-15)
5516"The Gay Caballero"January 22, 1959 (1959-01-22)
5617"Tornado Is Missing"January 29, 1959 (1959-01-29)
5718"Zorro Versus Cupid"February 5, 1959 (1959-02-05)
5819"The Legend of Zorro"February 12, 1959 (1959-02-12)
5920"Spark of Revenge"February 19, 1959 (1959-02-19)
6021"The Missing Father"February 26, 1959 (1959-02-26)
6122"Please Believe Me"March 5, 1959 (1959-03-05)
6223"The Brooch"March 12, 1959 (1959-03-12)
6324"Zorro and the Mountain Man"March 19, 1959 (1959-03-19)
6425"The Hound of the Sierras"March 26, 1959 (1959-03-26)
6526"Manhunt"April 2, 1959 (1959-04-02)
6627"The Man from Spain"April 9, 1959 (1959-04-09)
6728"Treasure for the King"April 16, 1959 (1959-04-16)
6829"Exposing the Tyrant"April 23, 1959 (1959-04-23)
6930"Zorro Takes a Dare"April 30, 1959 (1959-04-30)
7031"An Affair of Honor"May 7, 1959 (1959-05-07)
7132"The Sergeant Sees Red"May 14, 1959 (1959-05-14)
7233"Invitation to Death"May 21, 1959 (1959-05-21)
7334"The Captain Regrets"May 28, 1959 (1959-05-28)
7435"Masquerade for Murder"June 4, 1959 (1959-06-04)
7536"Long Live the Governor"June 11, 1959 (1959-06-11)
7637"The Fortune Teller"June 18, 1959 (1959-06-18)
7738"Señor China Boy"June 25, 1959 (1959-06-25)
7839"Finders Keepers"July 2, 1959 (1959-07-02)

Specials (1960–61)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleOriginal air date
791"El Bandido"October 30, 1960 (1960-10-30)
802"Adios, El Cuchillo"November 6, 1960 (1960-11-06)
813"The Postponed Wedding"January 1, 1961 (1961-01-01)
824"Auld Acquaintance"April 2, 1961 (1961-04-02)

Home releasesEdit

In 1997, Walt Disney Home Video released the theatrical film The Sign of Zorro, in which portions of the first 13 TV episodes were edited into a feature film, on VHS.[1]

Walt Disney Home Video also released six volumes of episodes from the second season on VHS, each volume comprising a complete story arc:

  • Vol. 1: The Secret of El Zorro (Episodes 49-52, guest-starring Richard Anderson) (ISBN 1-55890-341-0)
  • Vol. 2: Zorro and the Mountain Man (Episodes 63-65, guest-starring Jonathan Harris) (ISBN 1-55890-339-9)
  • Vol. 3: Zorro and the Mystery of Don Cabrillo (Episodes 60-62, guest-starring Annette Funicello) (ISBN 1-55890-340-2)
  • Vol. 4: Invitation to Death (Episodes 72-75) (ISBN 1-55890-362-3)
  • Vol. 5: The Gay Caballero (Episodes 55-58, guest-starring Cesar Romero) (ISBN 1-55890-173-6)
  • Vol. 6: The Man from Spain (Episodes 66-69, guest-starring Everett Sloane) (ISBN 1-55890-175-2)

On November 3, 2009, Disney released the first two seasons on DVD, each in a limited-edition collector's tin in the original black-and-white format.[2]

Buena Vista Home Entertainment also released both seasons in colorized versions (Season One in 2006 in five separate volumes and Season Two in 2009 in a boxed set).[3]

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