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50 years ago tonight on “Twilight Zone”

An episode called "The Bard" first aired on May 23, 1963.

A hack TV writer uses a magic spell to conjure up Shakespeare in the hope that the storied Englishman will help him punch up some lackluster scripts.

You might recall Burt Reynolds playing a poor man's Marlon Brando.

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