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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!

TV Review: Defying Gravity (TV Series) (Season 1) (2009)

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In 2052, the 8 member crew of the Antares set off on a 7 year, 6 planet voyage of Earth’s solar system, ostensibly to conduct research and expand man’s knowledge of their surroundings. The crew is led by two veteran astronauts, Ted Shaw and Maddux Donner, who were part of a Mars mission 10 years earlier that left two crew members dead. The remaining members are all rookies who have … Continue reading

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

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Backed by an eager team of experts, scientist Helen Magnus (Amanda Tapping) spends her time tracking down abnormal creatures. But while a few specimens are safe, others are downright dangerous. Based on a high-definition Web serial — the first sci-fi series of its kind — this Sci Fi Channel original drama is the first TV series to feature live actors against a backdrop of virtual sets created with computer-generated animation. … Continue reading

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TV Review: The Walking Dead (Pilot)

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

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To whoever sent the pilot episode of “The Walking Dead” to me – thank you! A million times.. thank you. As many of you I too started to fall in love with The Walking Dead by way of the comic book. Unlike most I didn’t experience it until … Continue reading

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TV Review: Reaper (TV Series) (Season 2) (2008)

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With a creative team that includes filmmaker Kevin Smith and the producers of “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” this offbeat supernatural series follows Sam Oliver (Bret Harrison), a young man forced into service as a bounty hunter for the devil (Ray Wise). Sam and his co-workers spend each episode rounding up escaped souls and returning them to hell. Tyler Labine, Missy Peregrym, Rick Gonzalez and Valarie Rae Miller co-star.

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TV Review: Reaper (TV Series) (Season 1) (2007)

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Last year was a great season for television, in my opinion. Why? Because after injecting our lifeless bodies with way too much reality tv, I had almost given up on TV. I was talking about scripted TV like it was the “old days”. And then out of nowhere, we were saved with at least a handful of decent TV and horror content driven to boot. With the exception of “Fear … Continue reading

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TV Review: Ghost Adventures / Ghosts Don’t Exist

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Fan of Ghost Adventures??? We are, and you can’t loose with a combo pact that adds a 2nd program just for kicks. Theres something about this series that while frigthtful at times is in its own arena with a touch of obnxious, absurdity and still educational to some degree. Zak is one charcter that just crates his own mold as an unlikely ghost hunter meets rock star persona. Check out the … Continue reading

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TV Review: The Greatest American Hero (TV Series) (2010)

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The Greatest American Hero is an American science fiction TV series which aired for three seasons from 1981 to 1983 on ABC. It premiered as a two hour movie pilot on March 18, 1981. It starred William Katt as teacher Ralph Hinkley (“Hanley” for the latter part of the first season), Robert Culp as FBI Agent Bill Maxwell, and Connie Sellecca as lawyer Pam Davidson. The show chronicles Ralph’s adventures … Continue reading

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TV Review: Transylvania TV (TV Series) (Season 1) (2009)

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A dysfunctional family of misfit monsters try desperately to run an obscure television station deep in Transylvania, with worldwide broadcast power and the ability to reanimate dead TV shows.
The Vampire Le Shoc is king of his castle, but struggles vainly to maintain order while taking delight in the suffering of his motley crew of minions. And he ain’t your run of the mill Count, either, he’s … Continue reading

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

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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.

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

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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

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

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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

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

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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

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

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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

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

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“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

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

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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

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Top 10 Horror-themed Thriller TV series of 2010

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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

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