Television Anthology Series

Tagged: TV

The Television anthology series, with each segment presenting a new genre story or adaptation of some existing story, has frequently been attempted with varying degrees of success. Series which receive full entries in this encyclopedia are:

Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955-1965); Amazing Stories (1985-1987; vt Steven Spielberg's Amazing Stories); Black Mirror (2011-current); Lights Out (1946-1952); Love, Death and Robots (2019); The Marvel Super Heroes (1966-1967); Monsters (1988-1991); Out of the Unknown (1965-1971); Out of This World (1962); The Outer Limits (1963-1965), revived (1995-2002); Out There (1951-1952); Rod Serling's Night Gallery (1970-1972); Science Fiction Theatre (1955-1957); Tales from the Darkside (1983-1988); Tales of Tomorrow (1951-1953); The Twilight Zone (1959-1964; 1985-1989; 2002-2003); 'Way Out (1961).

See also Radio for some anthology series of genre interest in that medium. [DRL]

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