The Very Best Horror TV Shows TV Programs
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The Very Best Horror TV Shows

List Criteria: Shows near the top must be only the best TV series.

The very best horror shows on television, ranked from best to worst. This list of the greatest horror shows also includes pictures from the shows when available. Popular horror TV shows have been a staple of television for years because people like to be afraid. It's the ultimate escapism. It truly makes you feel alive. What do you think is the most entertaining horror show of all time. Don't (DON'T, YOU GUYS) let your favorite horror television programs in history get to the bottom of the list- be sure to vote them up so they have the chance to reach the top spot. The list of horror television shows below includes information like the program's cast, creator and premiere date when available.The list you're viewing contains items like Supernatural and The Walking Dead.This list answers the questions, "What is the best horror show of all time?" and "What are the greatest horror shows?" Heck, what are some good horror shows?

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    Emma Roberts, Jessica Lange, Connie Britton

    ) open buy now
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    Sarah Michelle Gellar, Eliza Dushku, Alyson Hannigan

    ) open buy now
  3. 3
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    Jensen Ackles, Jared Padalecki, Misha Collins

    ) open buy now
  4. 4
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    Gillian Anderson, Lucy Lawless, David Duchovny

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  5. 5
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    Lauren Cohan, Norman Reedus, Andrew Lincoln

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  6. 6
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    Morgan Freeman, Rod Serling, John McGiver

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  7. 7
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    Joan Bennett, Louis Edmonds, David Selby

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    Charisma Carpenter, David Boreanaz, Amy Acker

    ) open buy now
  9. 9
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    Darren McGavin, Simon Oakland, Ruth McDevitt

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  10. 10
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    Anna Paquin, Evan Rachel Wood, Deborah Ann Woll

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    Heather Graham, Lara Flynn Boyle, Sherilyn Fenn

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    John Kassir

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  13. 13
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    Jessica Lowndes, Holly Marie Combs, Henry Thomas

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    Noomi Rapace, Charles Nelson Reilly, Lance Henriksen

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    Colm Feore, Louise Robey, Chris Wiggins

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    Russell Tovey, Aidan Turner, Lenora Crichlow

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    Jennifer Love Hewitt, Aisha Tyler, Jay Mohr

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    Stephen King, Tim Daly, Colm Feore

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    Kathryn Long

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    Andrew McCarthy, Ed Begley, Jr.

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    Gillian Anderson, Laurence Fishburne, Hugh Dancy

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    Anna Torv, Joshua Jackson, John Noble

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    Famke Janssen, Kandyse McClure, Dougray Scott

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    David McCallum, Kevin Conway, Beau Bridges

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    Kaley Cuoco, Rose McGowan, Alyssa Milano

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    Katie Cassidy, Cameron Richardson, Christopher Gorham

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    Tara Strong, Tabitha St. Germain, Don Francks

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    Frank Welker, Casey Kasem, Don Messick

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    Sarah Paulson, Gary Cole, Nick Searcy

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    Vera Farmiga, Nicola Peltz, Freddie Highmore

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    Tyler Hoechlin, Colton Haynes, Jill Wagner

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    Nina Dobrev, Ian Somerhalder, Kat Graham

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    Elisha Cuthbert, Joanna García, Vanessa Lengies

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    Eva Green, Josh Hartnett, Billie Piper

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    Sean Astin, Kevin Durand, Mía Maestro

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    Robert Englund

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    Nicole Beharie, John Noble, Tom Mison

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    Jonathan Togo, Michael Landes, Danny Woodburn

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    Emily Deschanel, Melanie Lynskey, Julian Sands

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    Claire Coffee, Bitsie Tulloch, David Giuntoli

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    Rebecca De Mornay, Elliott Gould, Steven Weber

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    Claire Holt, Phoebe Tonkin, Joseph Morgan

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    Bruce Greenwood, Luisana Lopilato, Thomas Kretschmann

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    Terence Stamp

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    Mark Pellegrino, Samuel Witwer, Meaghan Rath

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  48. 48
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    Nightmares and Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King

    buy now
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    Jonathan Rhys Meyer

    ) open buy now
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    Elisabeth Harnois, Cameron Richardson, Dina Meyer

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