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‘Walking Dead,’ ‘American Horror Story’ lead deep cast of horror TV shows

By Cory J. Willey

October 31, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Television

From “The Twilight Zone” to “The Walking Dead,” horror has always had a major foothold in television. While the quality of the genre has arguably declined over the years in the film industry, it seems to be headed in ...

Netflix, streaming and the demise of the slow burn

By Alexa Hoyle

February 20, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs

A few days ago I was reading an article from The A.V. Club about "slow TV," a term for watching a TV show the old fashioned way instead of marathoning the whole thing in three weeks. As a serial marathoner of shows I didn't...

The TV shows you should be watching this fall

By Alexa Hoyle

September 26, 2012

Filed under Blogs

TV’s back guys! The fall, or as I like to call it, the most wonderful time of the year, marks the return of good TV to the airwaves (because we know reality TV just wasn’t cutting it all summer). With many new shows premiering this sea...

Horror genre thrives on the small screen

By Kevin Romani

October 27, 2011

Filed under Television

When looking at the most successful television series in the medium’s history, there is a clear pattern of style; most are either situational comedies or dramas set within the real world. The horror genre is completely absent from any “top” lists of television series, and has been rarel...