Annie moves into her new house and wonders how she can afford it. She admits it’s the perfect house and hangs up a family photo of her husband, son, daughter, and dog. However, her children Sean and Tess come in and start complaining and fighting. Her dog barks and her husband Philip refuses to help her with the children. The dog pees on the mantle place and Philip blows it off. Annie complains, wishing that just once they had a perfect life. He calls over their dog, Czonka… and Annie doesn’t recognize the dog, which is now a French Poodle. Philip doesn’t know that anything is wrong. When Annie goes to the photo, she sees that the new dog is now in the photo...Read the full recap
Host: (opening narration) Perfection. Isn't that something we all yearn for? Annie Macintosh does. She wants the perfect house, the perfect family, the perfect life. But she's about to learn that perfection is an illusion, and a terrifying one at that, in The Twilight Zone.
Host: (closing narration) Just a game? Or is it? How do we know we aren't all just characters in some computer game called life? And at any moment, each of us could be replaced by someone a little smarter, a little younger, a little more... perfect.