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List Rules Vote up your favorite cult shows that aired in the '60s

These are the best 1960s cult TV series, ranked from best to worst by your votes. It's hard to put your finger on what made a show a great 1960s cult TV series. Some of the best 60s cult TV shows were all time classic sci-fi shows, and others gained cult status through never before seen, genre-bending plot lines. One thing is for sure, the top 1960s cult TV series have very loyal fans.

What are some of the shows that appear on this best 1960s cult TV series list? The original Star Trek series is the epitome of a great 60s cult show. Viewers have went on to follow this series through many incarnations, but nothing beats the original. The Avengers is another good cult TV show that aired in the 1960s.

Ernie Kovacs' unique approach to comedy helped The Ernie Kovacs Show to develop a cult following. Other good shows that appear on this top 1960s cult TV series list include The Twilight Zone, Doctor Who and The Prisoner.

Which 60s cult TV series is your favorite? Vote the best shows up to the top of this list and get in on the conversation in the comments section.
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The Twilight Zone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 1960s Cult TV Series
The Twilight Zone Rod Serling, Robert McCord, Jay Overholts

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Star Trek: The Original Series is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 1960s Cult TV Series
Star Trek: The Original Series William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley

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The Prisoner is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 1960s Cult TV Series
The Prisoner Patrick McGoohan, Angelo Muscat, Peter Swanwick

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The Avengers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 1960s Cult TV Series
The Avengers Patrick Macnee, Diana Rigg, Honor Blackman

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The Saint is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 1960s Cult TV Series
The Saint Roger Moore, Ivor Dean, Leslie Crawford

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The Outer Limits is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 1960s Cult TV Series
The Outer Limits Kevin Conway, Joe Pascual

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Alfred Hitchcock Presents is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 1960s Cult TV Series
Alfred Hitchcock Presents Alfred Hitchcock, Harry Tyler, John Williams

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Doctor Who is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 1960s Cult TV Series
Doctor Who Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman, Matt Smith

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The Smothers Brothers Comedy H... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 1960s Cult TV Series
RobLein added The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour Sally Struthers, Tom Smothers, John Hartford

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The Ernie Kovacs Show is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 1960s Cult TV Series
The Ernie Kovacs Show Boris Karloff, Edie Adams, Ernie Kovacs

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Thunderbirds is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 1960s Cult TV Series
Thunderbirds Sylvia Anderson, Ray Barrett, Peter Dyneley

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Alcoa Presents: One Step Beyon... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 1960s Cult TV Series
JimThomas added Alcoa Presents: One Step Beyond John Newland

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Man in a Suitcase is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 1960s Cult TV Series
Man in a Suitcase Richard Bradford, Ricardo Montez, Warren Stanhope

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Department S is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 1960s Cult TV Series
Department S Peter Wyngarde, Joel Fabiani, Rosemary Nicols

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The Champions is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 1960s Cult TV Series
The Champions Stuart Damon^! Alexandra Bastedo^! William Gaunt