60s TV The Best 1960s Dark Comedy TV Shows  

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These are the best 1960s dark comedy TV shows, ranked from best to worst by user votes. From some of the top 60s dark comedy series that incorporated elements of horror into their stories to other great dark comedy shows that put out a new kind of never-before-seen brand of humor to the masses. Some of the best 60s dark comedy shows even use sketch comedy to poke fun at dark content.

What shows will you find on this best 1960s dark comedy TV shows list? Of course, The Addams Family is a perfect example of dark comedy at its best. This hilarious sitcom, which ran from 1964 – 1966, poked fun at the macabre interests of its “mysterious and spooky” characters. The Munsters is another good dark comedy show that aired in the 1960s.

Through silly sketch comedy, The Carol Burnett Show included bits of dark comedy in its 11 season run. Other good shows on this top 1960s dark comedy TV shows list include Monty Python's Flying Circus, Dark Shadows and Alfred Hitchcock Presents.

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The Munsters is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 1960s Dark Comedy TV Shows
The Munsters Fred Gwynne, Al Lewis, Yvonne De Carlo

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Monty Python's Flying Circus is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 1960s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Monty Python's Flying Circus Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam

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Dark Shadows is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 1960s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Dark Shadows Jonathan Frid, Grayson Hall, Alexandra Isles

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Alfred Hitchcock Presents is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 1960s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Alfred Hitchcock Presents Alfred Hitchcock, Harry Tyler, John Williams

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The Addams Family is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 1960s Dark Comedy TV Shows
The Addams Family Jim Cummings, Ken Weatherwax, Anjelica Huston

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The Benny Hill Show is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 1960s Dark Comedy TV Shows
The Benny Hill Show Benny Hill, Nicholas Parsons, Patricia Hayes

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The Carol Burnett Show is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 1960s Dark Comedy TV Shows
The Carol Burnett Show Carol Burnett, Vicki Lawrence, Harvey Korman

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Milton the Monster is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 1960s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Milton the Monster Bob McFadden