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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!

Point Pleasant (2005) – TV Show Episodes List

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A series of supernatural events begin in a small coastal New Jersey town after the arrival of a mysterious teenage girl whom apparently has ability to make people and events act on her behalf. Wikipedia cites: Point Pleasant is a television series that first aired on the Fox Network in January 2005. It was cancelled in March 2005 due to poor ratings.

CAST:
Elisabeth Harnois—–Christina Nickson
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Fear Itself (2008-2009) – TV Show Episodes List

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A television series broken down into 13 separate 60-minute films from premiere horror writers and directors.
Wikipedia cites “Fear Itself was a horror/suspense anthology television series shot in the city of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, with some additional shooting in the city of St. Albert and the town of Devon, Alberta. It began airing on June 5, 2008 on NBC.

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Twin Peaks (TV series)

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While it’s feasible that there’s the odd person over thirty years of age out there that didn’t see the Twin Peaks series when it was first televised in 1990, it’s unlikely that they are unaware of the cultural run-off from the groundbreaking show. Catchphrases like “She’s dead – wrapped in plastic” and “Who killed Laura Palmer?” adorned T-shirts, fans held coffee-and-doughnut parties, and large sections of the world went quiet for an … Continue reading

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Top 10 Horror-themed Thriller TV series of 2011

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Ok, horror fans, it’s that time again to round up this Fall‘s selections in the horror / fantastical arena. There are a few familiar returns with a few new faces as well. Of course, the ones that ARE returning are personal favs of mine, so no harm there. From this list of returning champions we have “True Blood”, “Supernatural”, “The Walking Dead”, and “Fringe”. We did lose a few from last year, which includes “V”, … Continue reading

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American Gothic (1995–1996) – TV Show Episodes List

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American Gothic is a horror/drama/thriller series set in the heart of South Carolina in a small town called Trinity. In this town everything is not as it seems and everyone looks to town sheriff Lucas Buck for help and guidance, often making a devil’s bargain with disastrous results.

CAST:
Gary Cole ……………. Sheriff Lucas Buck
Lucas Black ………….. Caleb Temple
Paige Turco ………….. Gail Emery
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Monsters (1988 to 1991) – TV Show Episodes List

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Monsters is a syndicated horror anthology series which originally ran from 1988 to 1991 and reran on the Sci-Fi Channel (now known as Syfy) during the 1990s. As of 2011, Monsters airs on NBC Universal’s horror/suspense-themed cable channel Chiller in sporadic weekday marathons.

EPISODES:
First season
01. The Feverman
02. Holly’s House
03. New York Honey
04. The Vampire Hunter
05. My … Continue reading

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True Blood (2008-2011) – TV Show Episodes List

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Set in the fictional town of Bon Temps, Sookie Stackhouse, a waitress, discovers a new world of creatures when she falls in love with Bill Compton, a vampire.

CAST:
Anna Paquin … Sookie Stackhouse
Stephen Moyer … Bill Compton
Sam Trammell … Sam Merlotte
Ryan Kwanten … Jason Stackhouse
Rutina Wesley … Tara Thornton
Chris Bauer … Andy Bellefleur
Nelsan Ellis … Lafayette Reynolds
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The Walking Dead (2010-2011) – TV Show Episodes List

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Police officer Rick Grimes leads a group of survivors in a world overrun by zombies.

Per Wiki:
The Walking Dead is an American post-apocalyptic horror television series developed for television by Frank Darabont and based on the ongoing comic book series, The Walking Dead, by Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore and Charlie Adlard.[1] The series centers on a small group of survivors led by Sheriff’s Deputy Rick Grimes … Continue reading

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Masters of Horror (2005–2007) – TV Show Episodes List

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Anchor Bay has amassed some of the greatest horror film writers and directors to bring to you the anthology series, “Masters of Horror”. For the first time the foremost names in the horror film genre have joined forces for the series consisting of 13 one-hour films each season.

EPISODES:
Season 1

01. Incident On and Off A Mountain Road
02. Dreams in the Witch House
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Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010) – TV Show Episodes List

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A stoner metalhead named Todd Smith, his crushee Jenny, his best friend Curtis, and the geeky Hannah, search their high school for a mayhem-causing Satanic spell book, while being opposed by Atticus, the evil guidance councillor

CAST:
Alex House as Todd Smith
Maggie Castle as Jenny Kolinsky
Billy Turnbull as Curtis Weaver
Melanie Leishman as Hannah B. Williams
Chris Leavins as Atticus Murphy Jr.
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Special Unit 2 (2001–2002) – TV Show Episodes List

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With the exception of vampires, every monster from folklore and mythology is a missing link between apes and humans, and they all seem to love Chicago. To combat the threat, Chicago PD formed Special Unit 2, known to the rest of the department as a deep-cover plainclothes unit they should steer clear of, to hunt them down and eliminate them. Officer Kate Benson, who has always been … Continue reading

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Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974–1975) – TV Show Episodes List

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A newspaper reporter investigates strange supernatural occurrences in Chicago.

CAST:
Darren McGavin ………. Carl Kolchak
Simon Oakland ……….. Tony Vincenzo
Jack Grinnage ……….. Ron Updyke
Ruth McDevitt ……….. Emily Cowles
Jimmy Hawkins ……….. Father James

EPISODES:
Pilot TV Movies:
The Night Stalker (1/11/1972)
The Night Strangler (1/16/1973)

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Tales From the Crypt (1989–1996) – TV Show Episodes List

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Tales of horror based on the gloriously gruesome EC horror comics of the 1950′s.

CAST:
John Kassir ………… Crypt Keeper / Host

EPISODES:
The First Season
01. The Man Who Was Death (6/10/1989)
02. And All Throught The House (6/10/1989)
03. Dig That Cat … He’s Really Gone (6/10/1989)
04. Only Sin Deep (6/14/1989)
05. Lover Come Hack To Me (6/21/1989)
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TV Review: The Others (TV Series) 2000

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Veteran screenwriters John Brancato and Michael Ferris created this X-Files-esque supernatural thriller series about a group of psychics who help the haunted and the doomed. Each of the group has their own metaphysical strengths: Warren (Kevin J. O’Connor) is a high-strung psychic, Mark (Gabriel Macht) is a med student with an innate empathy for suffering, Satori (Melissa) uses trendy occult imagery to connect to the supernatural, and Albert (John Aylward) … Continue reading

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TV Review: Wonder Women (TV Pilot) (2011)

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Well if you haven’t heard, the soon to be Wonder woman series has been canceled before it ever saw the light. Initial scuttle arised over the costume, though even with the re-designs underway NBC simply passed and buried it before it saw its network debut. Upon request we received a screener work print that we just had to take a look for ourselves. After all, Wonder Woman is a pretty … Continue reading

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TV Review: Tales from the DarkSide (TV Series) (Season 1) (1984)

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Eerie tales about a levitating boy, an endlessly ringing phone, an undead grandpa, a vengeful genie and a bookie whose life depends on a bet populate the premiere season of this macabre 1980s anthology series. The episodes — adapted from stories by Stephen King, Clive Barker and other horror writers — include guest appearances by Danny Aiello, Tippi Hedren, Justine Bateman, Harry Anderson, Carol Kane, Eddie Bracken and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.

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