1 The Twilight Zone
The Twilight Zone is an American anthology television series created and presented by Rod Serling, which ran for five seasons on CBS from 1959 to 1964. Each episode presents a stand-alone story in which characters find themselves dealing with often disturbing or unusual events, an experience described as entering "the Twilight Zone," often ending with a surprise ending and a moral.
The Twilight Zone is the standard with with all television horror must be judged against.
It was filled with cautionary tales, and frightening situations.
Before A clown with a balloon, A guy with a saw and An animatronic bear, there was a narrator, that started the horror genre.
Not really that scary, but a masterpiece that gets better with age.
2 The X-Files
The X-Files is an American science fiction drama television series created by Chris Carter. The original television series aired from September 10, 1993, to May 19, 2002, on Fox.
Its just so good and can be one of the scariest things on T.V. I love it to bits better than buffy supernatural the walking dead and all that
The truth is out there�and it just might scare the hell out of you. The X-Files did a great job of being a mystery and a fantastically scary show.
Such an iconic terrifying T.V. show not to mention extremely disturbing,love it
3 American Horror Story
American Horror Story is an American anthology horror television series created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk. Each season is conceived as a self-contained miniseries, following a different set of characters and settings, and a storyline with its own "beginning, middle, and end."
Ok, so Murder House was just good, nothing else, but Asylum & Coven have proven that AHS is a show that can shock even the most tame viewers. Asylum truly showed the show's potential off in a fantastically grim and unsettling manner, while Coven has brought back some of the sanity of Murder House while introducing us to some truly interesting characters with some horrible pasts. Amazing!
This is one of my favorite shows of all time and I'm 12 years old. asylum is the creepiest but twisty from freak show is one of the creepiest T.V. characters of all time.
It's really not that scary when somebody stabs somebody else, which is basically the whole show
4 Masters of Horror
5 Tales from the Crypt
6 Are You Afraid of the Dark?
Are You Afraid of the Dark? is a Canadian horror fantasy-themed anthology television series that was on YTV.
It was a show that first ran on Nickelodeon on Saturday nights. It was an anthology show that featured kids telling campfire tales as a framework for short scary stories. It was very much in the vein of Tales from the Crypt or the Twilight Zone, with a 90s, kid friendly spin�but it still scared the hell out of us here at T.V. jab when we were but wee lads.
7 Courage the Cowardly Dog
Courage the Cowardly Dog is an American animated horror comedy television series created by John R. Dilworth for Cartoon Network as part of the network's Cartoon Cartoons block.
If you haven't seen this show as a kid, you ask why it's on the list.
This is a kid's cartoon why is it on the list!?
It doesn't matter this is a kid's cartoons the list is provided for all shows
Goosebumps is a Canadian-American horror anthology television series based on R. L. Stine's best-selling Goosebumps book series.
No this has to go off
Should be number 1.
Millennium followed a police consultant, Frank Black, with the skill of peering into a criminal's mind. The first season revolved around the pursuit of serial killers, but Season Two opened the scope up and introduced demonic forces into the mix.
10 The Hitchhiker
? Game of Thrones
12 Nightmares and Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King
13 Twin Peaks
Twin Peaks is an American mystery horror drama television series created by Mark Frost and David Lynch that premiered on April 8, 1990, on ABC.
That finale freaked me out!
14 MTV's Fear
17 Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Dexter is an American crime drama television series that aired from 2006 to 2013. It is based on the novel "Darkly Dreaming Dexter" by Jeff Lindsay and follows Dexter Morgan, a forensic blood spatter analyst who is also a serial killer. The show delves into moral dilemmas and the complexities of leading a double life. Dexter received numerous awards and critical acclaim for its compelling storytelling and performances, notably Michael C. Hall's portrayal of the titular character.
19 Night Gallery
This haunting series follows the thrilling yet terrifying journeys of Sam and Dean Winchester, two brothers who face an increasingly sinister landscape as they hunt monsters. After losing their mother to a supernatural force, the brothers were raised by their father as soldiers who track mysterious and demonic creatures. Violent memories and relationship-threatening secrets add additional burdens on Sam and Dean as they investigate all things that go bump in the night. As old tricks and tools are rendered useless and friends betray them, the brothers must rely on each other as they encounter new enemies
Very scary, yet entertaining for adults.
22 The Haunting of Hill House
My parents let me watch it when I was 10, but I didn't watch all of it and that's probably good.
Extremely terrifying. Probably the scariest stuff I've ever seen
23 True Blood
24 Tales from the Darkside