My Favorite Horror TV Shows

This is a personal list of TV shows through the years that I believe represent the best in horror television .
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1.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV Series)
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Ordinary people find themselves in extraordinarily astounding situations, which they each try to solve in a remarkable manner. (51 mins.)
 
2.
Thriller (1960 TV Series)
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Anthology series hosted by Boris Karloff that originally told ordinary tales of crime and mystery, but... (50 mins.)
 
3.
Dark Shadows (1966 TV Series)
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The rich Collins family of Collinsport, Maine is tormented by strange occurrences. (30 mins.)
 
4.
Night Gallery (1969 TV Series)
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Host Rod Serling presents tales of horror illustrated in various paintings. (50 mins.)
 
5.
Frankenstein: The True Story (1973 TV Movie)
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A more psychological telling of the Mary Shelley story has a different kind of monster... (185 mins.)
Director: Jack Smight
 
6.
Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974 TV Series)
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A newspaper reporter investigates strange supernatural occurrences in Chicago. (51 mins.)
Director: Allen Baron
 
7.
Salem's Lot (1979 TV Series)
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A novelist and a young horror fan attempt to save a small New England town which has been invaded by vampires. (184 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
 
8.
The Ray Bradbury Theater (1985 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A Canadian-produced fantastic anthology series scripted by famed science-fiction author Ray Bradbury... (23 mins.)
 
9.
Tales from the Crypt (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Tales of horror based on the gruesome E.C. comic books of the 1950s. (25 mins.)
 
10.
Twin Peaks (1990 TV Series)
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An idiosyncratic FBI agent investigates the murder of a young woman in the even more idiosyncratic town of Twin Peaks. (47 mins.)
 
11.
Dark Shadows (1991 TV Series)
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Victoria Winters comes to Collinwood, an isolated mansion in coastal Maine, to work as a governess, but soon finds herself drawn into a strange... (341 mins.)
 
12.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Two FBI agents, Fox Mulder the believer and Dana Scully the skeptic, investigate the strange and unexplained while hidden forces work to impede their efforts. (45 mins.)
 
13.
American Gothic (1995 TV Series)
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Visit Trinity, South Carolina, a small town with more chills than charm. Sheriff Lucas Buck won't let anyone - including local doctor Matt Crower or the determined Gail Emory - stand in the way of his evil plans. (60 mins.)
 
14.
Millennium (1996 TV Series)
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A former FBI profiler with the ability to look inside the mind of a killer begins working for the mysterious Millennium Group. (45 mins.)
 
15.
Kindred: The Embraced (1996 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Series based on the White Wolf role-playing game, Vampire: the Masquerade. Julian Luna, the undead Prince of the City, leads the Vampire Clans as he falls in love with Caitlin, a human reporter. (60 mins.)
 
16.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997 TV Series)
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A young woman, destined to slay vampires, demons and other infernal creatures, deals with her life fighting evil, with the help of her friends. (44 mins.)
 
17.
Touching Evil (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Touching Evil is a crime drama following the exploits of a crack squad on the Organised & Serial Crime Unit...
 
18.
Ultraviolet (1998 Mini-Series)
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Michael Colefield is unwillingly thrust into the nightmarish world of vampires when he discovers a secret... (300 mins.)
 
19.
Rose Red (2002 Mini-Series)
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A group of people with psychic powers are invited to spend the night in a haunted house. (270 mins.)
 
20.
Carnivàle (2003 TV Series)
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During the Great Depression, an Oklahoma farm boy and a charismatic minister learn that they are key players in a proxy war being fought between Heaven and Hell. (55 mins.)
 
21.
Frankenstein (2004 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Another adaption of Mary Shelley's novel about a scientist who brings life to a creature fashioned from corpses and various body parts. (204 mins.)
Director: Kevin Connor
 
22.
Supernatural (2005 TV Series)
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Two brothers follow their father's footsteps as "hunters" fighting evil supernatural beings of many kinds including monsters, demons, and gods that roam the earth. (44 mins.)
 
23.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Dexter Morgan is a Forensics Expert, a loyal brother, boyfriend, and friend. That's what he seems to be, but that's not what he really is. Dexter Morgan is a Serial Killer that hunts the bad. (53 mins.)
 
24.
Jekyll (2007 Mini-Series)
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London, 2007. Tom Jackman is the only living descendent of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. He has made a deal with his dark side: a body share...
 
25.
True Blood (2008 TV Series)
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Telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse encounters a strange new supernatural world when she meets the mysterious Bill, a southern Louisiana gentleman and vampire. (55 mins.)
 
26.
The Walking Dead (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes leads a group of survivors in a world overrun by the walking dead. Fighting the dead, fearing the living. (44 mins.)