Netflix scored a major win in recent years with its sci-fi/horror anthology series, Black Mirror. One of the reasons Black Mirror has been so embraced by viewers (beyond the fantastic writing and heartbreaking performances) is the very structure of the series: it’s an anthology.
This is nothing new for television; anthology series have been around since nearly the beginning of the medium, and horror (or dark sci-fi) themed ones have been around nearly as long. We’re not just talking about The Twilight Zone, The Outer Limits, and Tales from the Crypt here either.
Here’s an interesting article from the excellent website The Nerdist where you can find out more about these timeless terrors… seven classic horror anthology series you might not have heard of – but that you definitely need to binge-watch.