ALFRED HITCHCOCK PRESENTS (1985) 1x19 The Jar (4/6/1986)
An artist's years of failure are behind him after he finds a jar which holds mysterious contents and entrances those who view it.
Writers: partially based on the short story "The Jar" by Ray Bradbury (Weird Tales, Nov 1944), Michael McDowell, Larry Wilson
Director: Tim Burton - very definitely so
Cast: Stephen Shellen (Garson), Laraine Newman (Periwinkle), Fiona Lewis (Erica), Griffin Dunne (Knoll), Peter D. Risch (Happy Kaufmann), Jeffrey Steven Kramer (Guest #1), Lori Lively (Frail Woman), Leah Kates (Person #2), Roy Fegan (Person #1), Nathan LeGrand (Male Fashion Victim), Susan Moore (Female Fashion Victim), Regina Richardson (Female Art Type), Eileen Barnett (Texan's Wife), Sunshine Parker (Texan), Paul Werner (Nazi),