TV | Television

We've come a long ways since the days of "Leave it to Beaver".

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: Ultraman (TV Series) (Complete) (1966)

ultraman_series_image6

SYNOPSIS:

In a world threatened by huge prehistoric creatures and invading aliens, the high-tech Science Patrol defends civilization with its sophisticated weaponry and spacecraft. But, unbeknownst to the rest of the team, patrol member Hayata can transform himself into Ultraman — a metallic superhero who steps in and saves the day when the team is unable to stop their foes. A Japanese cult favorite.

REVIEW:

Out of the long past … Continue reading

Leave a comment

TV Review: Supernatural (TV Series ) (Season 1) (2008)

Supernatural_season_1-9

SYNOPSIS:

This television drama is about two brothers, Sam and Dean, who were raised by their father, John, to hunt and kill all things that go “bump in the night” after his wife, Mary, was murdered by something supernaturally evil when the boys were young. 22 years later the brothers set out on a journey, fighting evil along the way, to find their recently missing father who, when they finally meet … Continue reading

3 Comments

TV Review: Supernatural (TV Series ) (Season 4) (2008)

supernatural-season-4-picture_1

SYNOPSIS:

Brothers Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) roam the earth in search of demons in the fourth season of this hair-raising hit show. Sam searches for a way to save Dean from the bargain he made — his soul in exchange for Sam’s life. And as the war against the demons draws near, the brothers continue to investigate paranormal events as they confront their roles as saviors of mankind. … Continue reading

Leave a comment

TV Review: Friday the 13th (TV series) (Season 1) (1987)

Friday_the_13th_TV_Series_5

SYNOPSIS:

Unrelated to the classic horror film franchise, this series revolves around cousins Ryan (John D. LeMay) and Micki (Louise Robey), who inherit an antique shop from their Uncle Vendredi and soon find that, due to their uncle’s pact with the devil, the wares are all cursed. Now, with the help of Vendredi’s business partner, Jack, the cousins must track down the jinxed antiques before their new owners use them for … Continue reading

1 Comment

TV Review: Fear Itself (TV Series) (2008)

fearitself_series_1

SYNOPSIS:

This horror/suspense anthology series sparkles with talent — including renowned directors John Landis, Darren Lynn Bousman and Ronny Yu, as well as gifted actors Eric Roberts, Brandon Routh, Shiri Appleby and Cynthia Watros. Plotlines include a devoted family man who finds himself in the body of a serial killer, a bride who receives a chilling note about her husband-to-be on their wedding day, and a cattle herder possessed by a … Continue reading

1 Comment

The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy (TV series)

Hitchhikers Guide title 1

“There is a theory which states that if anybody discovers exactly what the universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable. There is another theory which states that this has already happened.” So go the metaphysical musings of the late British humourist and author Douglas Adams in his best-selling cult novel The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy, a … Continue reading

4 Comments

TV Review: Dexter (TV Series) (Season 3) (2008)

Dexter_season_3_1

SYNOPSIS:

Good-natured forensics specialist Dexter Morgan (Emmy nominee Michael C. Hall) continues his secret moonlighting activities as a serial murderer in the third season of the popular Showtime drama that twists the fine line between good and evil. Devoted to capturing the bad guys, Dexter stalks the Miami streets at night to make sure the ones who got away pay the ultimate price. Meanwhile, he lives an ordinary life with girlfriend … Continue reading

Leave a comment

Top 10 Horror-themed Thriller TV series of 2010

the-walking-dead-tv

The year 2010 was a bit fragmented in terms horror / thriller tv shows. Though at least we had 10 worth mentioning which might have not been the case years back.

2010 was the year of carry-overs with very little in the way of new debuts. Though even without alot of new material coming at us we managed to squeeze in one of the greatest horror series of all time. If anything, 2010 will be … Continue reading

1 Comment

Night Gallery (1970 – 1973) – TV Show Episodes List

Night_Gallery_Rod_Serling[1]

Host Rod Serling presents tales of horror illustrated in various paintings.

Cast Members:
Host: Rod Serling

EPISODES:
TV Pilot Episodes
The Cemetery / Eyes / The Monster Who Wanted To Be A Fisherman (11/8/1969)

The First Season
01… The Housekeeper / The Dead Man (12/16/1970)
02… The Nature Of The Enemy / The Little Black Bag / Room With A View (12/23/1970)
03… The House … Continue reading

2 Comments

Reaper (2007 – 2009) – TV Show Episodes List

reaper-show[1]

On his 21st birthday, Sam discovers his parents sold his soul to the devil before birth and he must now be a bounty hunter for the devil until he dies. A twenty-something slacker works as a bounty hunter for the devil after his parents sold his soul to the devil in their time of need.

Read our Review of “Reaper” Season 1
Read our Review of “Reaper” Season … Continue reading

1 Comment

Tales From the Darkside (1983 – 1990) – TV Show Episodes List

DARKSIDE_1_Movie1_Chapter1

Each episode of this TV series depicts a short, strange tale…with a twist! With eerie stories vaguely reminiscent of ‘The Twilight Zone,’ viewers learn to appreciate that things are often not as they seem. The usual plot formula is comprised of an initial normal, mundane situation that gradually begins to get off-kilter, with suspense building up to the final, chilling, surprise conclusionΒ .

EPISODES:
Pilot Episode
Trick … Continue reading

Leave a comment

Horror-Based TV Series – Horror on TV – List

HorrorNews.net-Thumbnail

13 Demon Street
30 Days of Night: Blood Trails
A Ghost Story for Christmas
Addams Family, The
American Gothic
American Horror Story
Angel
Apparitions
Are You Afraid of the Dark?
Being Human
Being Human (U.S. TV series)
Big Wolf on Campus
Blade The Series
Blood Ties
Bone Chillers
Boris Karoff’s Thriller
Brimstone
Brivido Giallo
Buffy the Vampire … Continue reading

6 Comments

Brimstone (1998 – 1999) – TV Show Episodes List

Brimstone_(TV_Series)[1]

A dead cop, sentenced to Hell, is returned to Earth by the Devil to recover 113 escaped evil spirits.

Cast
Peter Horton as Ezekiel Stone
John Glover as The Devil

Regular guests
MarΓ­a Costa as Teresita/Waitress
Stacy Haiduk as Rosalyn Stone
Albert Hall as Father Cletus Horn
Scott Lawrence as Lt. Fraker
Lori Petty as Maxine
Teri Polo as Det. … Continue reading

Leave a comment

The X-Files (1993 – 2002) – TV Show Episodes List

X-Files-the-x-files

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.

CAST:
David Duchovny ……. Special Agent Fox William Mulder
Gillian Anderson ….. Special Agent Dana Katherine Scully
William B. Davis ….. Spender, The Cigarette-Smoking Man
Mitch Pileggi …….. Assistant Director Walter Sergei Skinner (1994-2002)
Tom Braidwood …….. Melvin Frohike (1994-2002)
Continue reading

1 Comment

Millennium (1996 – 1999) – TV Show Episodes List

millennium[1]

A former FBI profiler with the ability to look inside the mind of a killer begins working for the mysterious Millennium Group.

CAST:
Lance Henriksen …….. Frank Black
Klea Scott …………. Hollis
Megan Gallagher …….. Catherine Black
Terry O’Quinn ………. Peter Watts
Brittany Tiplady ……. Jordan Black
Kristen Cloke ………. Lara Means
Bill Smitrovich …….. Lieutenant Bob Bletcher

EPISODES:
The First Season
Continue reading

1 Comment

The Others (2000) – TV Show Episodes List

The-Others-tv

College student Marian Kitt is terrified to discover that she has the power to see into the “other side.” Word of Marian’s vision spreads to Professor Miles Ballard, a student of paranormal and psychic phenomena. He introduces Marian to “the others,” a group of individuals with the ability to vicariously experience the feelings, thoughts and experiences of others, and to help them understand paranormal phenomena. Famed medium Elmer Greentree is their … Continue reading

1 Comment

List: Horror TV

HorrorNews.net-Thumbnail

The first (and very short) season of The Walking Dead is coming to a close this Sunday. I am quite impressed by it as each episode is quite well done, and usually surpasses the previous in excellence. The show is based on a monthly comic book series that started in 2003. In that respect it makes good sense to adapt it into a television program, as opposed to a film. Really, the zombie apocalypse premise … Continue reading

Leave a comment

TV Review: Tapout (TV Series) (Complete) (2007)

tapout

SYNOPSIS:

Follow the TAPOUT crew as they travel around the country in search of promising MMA fighters to develop and possibly sponsor. Each episode follows the training of one fighter, culminating in a fight at a professional MMA event. Episodes: Diamond in the Rough, Little Fireball, Hot Head, The Search Continues, Charuto, Sergio, Sunshine, Rob Roy, Einstein, Highlights / Preview Episode,Lighty and Glover, Dany Lauzon, Greg McIntyre, Johny and Jake, Albert … Continue reading

Leave a comment

Film Review: Reel Zombies (2008)

Reel_Zombies_2

SYNOPSIS:

Independent Zombie Film makers, Producer Mike Masters and Director David J. Francis, the team behind the commercially unsuccessful Zombie Night 1 and 2, have found the climate for Zombie movies has changed significantly after the “real” zombie invasion begins. Hedging on the fact that the Zombie mayhem that has taken a grip on the nation is only a temporary problem, the film makers realize that once normalcy has returned, demand … Continue reading

1 Comment

TV Review: Smallville (TV Series) (Season 9) (2009)

Smallville-Season-9-DVD-1


SYNOPSIS:

After a meteor shower bursts from the heavens, raining destruction on the unsuspecting citizens of Smallville, years pass, and the healing process leaves the town’s inhabitants with scars and secrets. From the ashes of tragedy, a popular yet awkward teen attempts to decipher the meaning of his life and his clouded past. As he struggles with the transition from boyhood to adulthood, Clark finds that his strength and strange … Continue reading

Leave a comment

TV Review: Vampire Diaries (TV Series) (Season 1) (2009)

the-vampire-diaries-season1-3

SYNOPSIS:

It’s Elena’s first day back at Mystic Falls High School since the tragic death of her parents. Along with her Aunt Jenna, Elena tries her best to look after her troubled younger brother, Jeremy, and salvage what family they have left. The first day is already shaping up to be a struggle for Elena until she meets the mysterious new kid at school, Stefan. Elena is touched that he can relate … Continue reading

Leave a comment