October 26, 2006
TV Sitcoms Offer Top Halloween Shows
When considering the best Halloween specials U.S. television has to offer, TVGuide.com said that sitcoms offer the most memorable wares.
A list compiled by the entertainment Web site of the best TV Halloween specials of all time was littered with sitcom entries including seasonal episodes from Roseanne, The Office and How I Met Your Mother, said TV Guide.Among the list of 10 Halloween specials amassed by TVGuide.com, the typical Halloween fare presented on Roseanne was selected, along with The Office's second season festive episode and The Slutty Pumpkin episode offered in season one by CBS's How I Met Your Mother.
Also included in the list was The One with the Halloween Party from the eighth season of Friends, South Park's season 3 episode Korn's Groovy Pirate Ghost Mystery and the season 3 episode All Halliwell's Eve from the witch drama Charmed.
TV Guide rounded out the list with the Showtime original series, Masters of Horror, season 2's Halloween episode of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, the Treehouse of Horrors episodes from The Simpsons each year and perennial favorite It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown.