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TV has spawned some of the greatest moments in horror, science fiction, and related genres to the triumph of our culture. This section collects our TV specific articles and lists featuring your favorite TV programs to come out of this century and the last. We know that viewers take their TV shows seriously from "episode to episode" to "collection to purchase".

Hopefully this section will make your searches a little easier with hours upon hours of research complied for your reference. Television has evolved especially in the field of horror acceptance and presentation...and frankly we are damn happy!

TV Review: Hannibal (Season 2) (TV Series) (2014)

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Season 2 of the hit TV series “Hannibal” continues with Will Graham now locked up and Hannibal keeping close to what he does best

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TV Review: The Walking Dead (TV Series) (Season 4) (2014)

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In this highly anticipated new season, we see Rick and the group of survivors fostering a thriving community in the safe haven of the prison. Sadly, in this brutal world, happiness is short-lived and walkers and outside threats are no match for danger brewing inside the fences. The group’s home and new way of life will be thoroughly tested, and their struggle to survive has never been so perilous.

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TV Review: Helix (Season 1) (TV Series) (2014)

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A team of scientists are thrust into a potentially life-or-death situation in this thriller, which begins with the group being deployed to the Arctic to secretly investigate what could be a disease outbreak.

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Helix, a 2014 TV series is a 13 episode science fiction / horror series that premiered on the SyFY channel. In the wake of film franchises such as Resident Evil, 28 Days Later and TV shows like Walking Dead, … Continue reading

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TV Review: The Flash (Season 1 – Pilot Episode) (2014)

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A TV show centered around scientist Barry Allen, who suffers a freak accident that turns him into a superhero with the power of incredible speed.

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It’s about time that “the Flash” superhero got picked up to reboot his character into the 21st century. “The Flash”, one of the most interesting characters out of  the DC comics universe gets a TV series run this Fall with CW’s debut of “The Flash”. In … Continue reading

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TV Review: True Blood (Season 6) (TV Series) (2014)

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Now its sixth unforgettable season, True Blood is HBO’s sexy, scary, wildly entertaining series from Oscar- and Emmy-winner Alan Ball (Six Feet Under) and based on the Sookie Stackhouse novels by Charlaine Harris.

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Do you believe it! We’ve just completed season 6, another compelling chapter in the saga we’ve come to know as True Blood! Completing 10 episodes, this season had no shortage of interesting sub plots, storylines and mayhem. Under the … Continue reading

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TV Review: Holliston (TV Series) (Season 2) (2013)

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The most original, groundbreaking sitcom to ever hit television is back with a whole new level of hilarity and outrageousness! Join Adam (Adam Green, Frozen), Joe (Joe Lynch, Knights of Badassdom), Laura (Laura Ortiz, The Hills Have Eyes), Corri (Corri English, Devil May Call), Oderus Urungus (GWAR’s Dave Brockie), and Lance Rockett (Twisted Sister’s Dee Snider) as they deal with zombies, werewolves, a suicidal horror icon, a cursed videotape, a psychotic 11-year-old … Continue reading

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Trailer: From Dusk Till Dawn The Series

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Trailer: From Dusk Till Dawn The Series

A Texas Ranger is in hot pursuit of the infamous Gecko brothers.

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Podcast: The Following Fan Podcast Eps 5 – Reflection

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In episode five of The Following Fan Podcast, co-hosts Doc Rotten and Dave Dreher face off once again to breakdown the twists and turns of this ever evolving second season of Fox’s hit television show,The Following

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Episode 5 – Reflection

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TV Review: American Horror Story: Coven (TV Series) (Season 3) (2013)

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When Zoe Benson, a young teen, accidentally awakens hidden powers genetically handed down from the time of Salem and before, she is whisked away to Miss Robichaux’s Academy for Exceptional Young Ladies. The academy is run by Cordelia Foxx, the daughter of the supreme, Fiona Goode. Along with her fellow classmates, Nan, Queenie and Madison, Zoe suddenly finds herself immersed in a world of witches, voodoo and the supernatural.

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Podcast: The Following Fan Podcast Eps 4 – Family Affair

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In episode four of Horror News TV The Following Fan Podcast your hosts Doc Rotten and Dave Dreher breakdown the happenings in this very character driven episode and while the action may be a little subdued it is still a very intense hour.

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Episode 4 – Family Affair
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TV Review: American Horror Story: Asylum (TV Series) (Season 2) (2012)

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Step inside a madhouse of horror and experience the chilling new incarnation of TV’s most daringly provocative series. The sins of the past haunt the present at the notorious Briarcliff home for the criminally insane, ruled with an iron fist by Sister Jude. Forbidden desire and terrifying evil lurk around every corner…from alien abduction to demonic possession to a skin-wearing psychopath known as Bloody Face.

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HorrorNews.net Receives Evidence Box From HBO True Detectives

HBO True Detectives take promotional gimmicks to a whole new level.  This past week,  the offices of HorrorNews.net received a mysterious package in the mail.  We had no idea it was coming and we had no idea what was in the box.   Needless to say, what was in this box was eye opening.  It was a prop from the new HBO series True Detectives.  What does it mean?  I guess tune into HBO on January … Continue reading

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TV Review: THE FOLLOWING S2 Premiere – RESURRECTION

I don’t do a lot of reviews here at HNN but I was fortunate enough to get an advance look at the season two premiere episode of THE FOLLOWING and wanted to get the word out about the fact that this is some “must see” stuff going on.

It’s no big secret that I was a HUGE fan of the debut season and have been waiting very impatiently for the series to return. … Continue reading

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Dracula Season 1 Episode 7 – Servant to Two Masters

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Dracula returns to NBC on January 3rd, 2014 with episode 7, “Servant to Two Masters.” Jonathan Rhys Meyers stars as Alexander Grayson, an American entrepreneur bringing the invention of electricity to London, England in the late 1800’s. Unknown to all but Grayson’s trusted companion, R.M. Renfield (Nonso Anozie), the American is actually Dracula in disguise in a complicated plot to undermine the Order of the Green Dragon who rule England’s oil trade. His closest … Continue reading

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TV Review: Highway to Heaven (TV Series) Season 1 (1984 – 1985)

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A probationary angel sent back to earth teams with an ex-cop to help people.

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You might find this choice to review on this site to be a bit outside our usual genre. This is true, though due to the metaphysical aspect, even if religious, I thought the series to be right in line with some of the films and TV shows we review. Usually in the case of TV series such as … Continue reading

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TV Review: Vikings (TV Series) Season 1 (2013)

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Vikings follows the adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok the greatest hero of his age. The series tells the sagas of Ragnar’s band of Viking brothers and his family, as he rises to become King of the Viking tribes. As well as being a fearless warrior, Ragnar embodies the Norse traditions of devotion to the gods, legend has it that he was a direct descendant of Odin, the god of war and warriors

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