Unexpectedly scary moments in TV shows (20 tv items)
Doctor Who, “Blink”
Doctor Who is often cited for terrifying children, and it’s a well-known cliché in Britain for adults to write about “hiding behind the sofa” when watching as kids. But every so often, the show manages to strike upon a truly frightening concept and execute it so perfectly, it even scares adults. Barely featuring the Doctor at all, the Steven Moffat-penned “Blink” instead follows plucky Sally Sparrow (Carey Mulligan), who slowly realizes that the menace in her "