Or with John Newland's One Step Beyond, with stories based on actual events. I can't count the nights that watching this show kept me up, wide-eyed and spooked, hiding under the covers.
And then there's the Rolls Royce of creepy tv shows. Of all of them, this is my dearest favorite episode:
On each of those pages, you'll find many other episodes of these shows, plenty to keep you entertained by another era, when being chilled and disturbed didn't involve torture and buckets of fake blood.
I'm going to go pop some corn and melt some butter, Pleasant dreams.