In a world filled with gloom and grief, horror series adds an element of fun, excitement, and entertainment. Here’s a list of horror series specially curated for audiences who love the scary vibe. Watch these to bond better with or grow closer to your partner. Watch with your friends and enjoy a frightening experience.
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Supernatural, an American horror series comprising 15 seasons, is dark and scary in its own sense. It gained popularity due to its elements of horror and a great storyline. It is a tale of two brothers, Dean and Sam, who set out to eliminate monsters, demons, and supernatural entities that exist on Earth.
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First aired in the 1990s, Twin Peaks is a perfect blend of chilling moments, drama, mystery, and horror. Popularly known as a reputed horror show of the past, it has won several accolades. The series takes us through the journey of FBI agent Dale Cooper who travels to the small logging town of Twin Peaks to solve the murder of a high schooler Laura Palmer.
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Penny Dreadful is a series of classic horror stories which are woven into a new adult drama. It is an amalgamation of fear-inducing characters from literature, prominent figures from Victorian London, and thrilling shots which make it a must-watch. Horror and supernatural beings make Penny Dreadful come alive.
Adapted from a Korean webcomic, Kingdom is a horror series directed by Kim-Seong Hun. A Netflix original, it has two seasons and the story revolves around a zombie virus, a mysterious plague. It brings the dead to life. This is the story of the Prince of Joseon, who puts in his efforts to save his kingdom and his people. It talks about betrayal, mystery, and a zombie apocalypse.
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Castle Rock is an American psychological horror series adapted from Stephen King’s book. It’s a dark series with mystery plots which make it worth watching. However, you must keep in mind that the second season overpowers the first. Haunted scenes are well-shot and elements of horror will chill your spine. Castle Rock is a good watch on a cheat day with chips. Happy binge-watching, y’all!
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
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Divided into 4 seasons, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina is a dark story filled with elements of horror. It’s an adaptation of Sabrina The Teenage Witch and is an excellent example of screenwriting. The storyline is thrilling and the way the story evolves is always a mystery. It’s nerve-wracking and a viewer can’t stop asking for more once he/she starts watching the series.
The pleasure we derive from horror series, shows, and films is strangely beautiful. We love the feeling of sudden fear, fright, and amusement. Horror is a genre that is enjoyed by many today. In the end, ‘What’s life without a little scary game and a pinch of terrifying characters?’