It just doesn’t get much gummier than gumshoe Peter Gunn. This show used to be on really late locally. More than once I stayed up to watch it when I shouldn’t have. The theme song for Peter Gunn won Henry Mancini an Emmy award. Click here for more episodes on Hulu
The founder and owner of a large cosmetics company, Janice Starlin (Susan Cabot), is disturbed when her firm’s sales begin to drop after it becomes apparent to her customer base that she is aging. Scientist Eric Zinthrop (Michael Mark) has been able to extract enzymes from the royal jelly of the queen wasp that can reverse the aging process.
A series of experiments cause a scientist to go ape.
Dr. Bill Cortner is a successful scientist, and has a beautiful fiance named Jan Compton. After a horrible car accident that decapitates Jan, Dr. Cortner rushes to his laboratory, where he revives the severed head and manages to keep it alive in a liquid-filled tray.