The Hunger

The Hunger

1997 - 2011, Horror
A dark series of short horror stories. Terence Stamp and David Bowie feature as presenters in season 1 and 2 respectively.

Episode Guide

  • The Hunger - The Suction Method (Season 2 Episode 22)
    Season 2 Episode 22:

    The Suction Method

    A cheating husband gets what he deserves when a beautiful carpet cleaner comes to rid the house of dirt.

  • The Hunger - The Falling Man (Season 2 Episode 21)
    Season 2 Episode 21:

    The Falling Man

    An architect (A Martinez) pays a terrible price for the inspiration of a beautiful woman (Maria Bertrand).

  • The Hunger - Beyond any Measure (Season 2 Episode 20)
    Season 2 Episode 20:

    Beyond any Measure

    A woman learns that either she or her double must die.

  • The Hunger - The Seductress (Season 2 Episode 19)
    Season 2 Episode 19:

    The Seductress

    Hungry for new experiences, a writer dumps her boyfriend, provoking humiliating revenge from her jilted lover's mother.

  • The Hunger - Approaching Desdemona (Season 2 Episode 18)
    Season 2 Episode 18:

    Approaching Desdemona

    Kent is entranced by Desdemona, an evil electronic succubus he meets on the Internet. Stars William McNamara and April Telek.

  • The Hunger - The Sacred Fire (Season 2 Episode 17)
    Season 2 Episode 17:

    The Sacred Fire

    A widower (James Marshall) believes inhuman killers posing as street people murdered his family. With Kim Huffman and Lisa Tower.

  • The Hunger - The Perfect Couple (Season 2 Episode 16)
    Season 2 Episode 16:

    The Perfect Couple

    A Cupidlike custodian (Richard Jutras) fixes up two people (Claudia Besso, Bruce Dinsmore) then returns for a maintenance check.

  • The Hunger - Bottle of Smoke (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:

    Bottle of Smoke

    A woman is bequeathed a strange antique bottle filled with smoke that grants pleasures with a terrible price.

  • The Hunger - Wrath of God (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:

    Wrath of God

    A serial killer who targets apartment dwellers attracts the notice of a student of evil. Starring Anthony Michael Hall.

  • The Hunger - Dangerous (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:


    A lawyer buys his wife a dress that was cut from sinister cloth. Starring Sabrina Boudot and Paul Hopkins.

  • The Hunger - Replacements (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:


    A doctor wants to know what evil is turning the women of his town into zombies. Starring Andreas Apergis and Stellina Rusich.

  • The Hunger - Brass (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:


    A man inherits a brass bed and a mirror that reveals secrets about his satanist father. Stars Max Martini and Polly Shannon.

  • The Hunger - Triangle of Steel (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    Triangle of Steel

    An itinerant steel worker makes a fatal error when he lusts after the beautiful young wife of his team leader.

  • The Hunger - Sin Seer (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    Sin Seer

    A psychiatrist thinks a man is psychotic because he claims he can see people's past sins just by looking into their eyes.

  • The Hunger - The Diarist (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    The Diarist

    Lovelorn witch Merriam Rusk (Lisa Ann Hadley) records all her vengeful spells in an ancient Book of Shadows. With Daniela Olivieri, Ian McInroy Watson.

  • The Hunger - Night Bloomer (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Night Bloomer

    A businessman slighted by his boss meets a female scientist who plies him with the means for revenge.

  • The Hunger - Week Woman (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Week Woman

    An illegal immigrant discovers the lesbian he married to stop deportation acquires a new persona each week.

  • The Hunger - Nunc Dimittis (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Nunc Dimittis

    Princess Dracula's lover Vassu, who is dying after 100 years of devotion, hunts his own successor. Stars David Warner and Marina Irsini.

  • The Hunger - And She Laughed (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    And She Laughed

    A stalker with vivid blue eyes haunts a schoolteacher's dreams.

  • The Hunger - Dream Sentinel (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Dream Sentinel

    When a stripper accepts a ghost's offer of protection, she discovers there is a catch.

  • The Hunger - Skin Deep (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Skin Deep

    A nightclub entertainer with a hypnotic tattoo lures a young lesbian into a world of pleasure, pain and ultimate sacrifice.

  • The Hunger - Sanctuary (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:


    A wounded drifter (Giovanni Ribisi) takes refuge in an abandoned prison with a brilliant but disturbed artist (David Bowie).

  • The Hunger - Footsteps (Season 1 Episode 22)
    Season 1 Episode 22:


    An aged priest reveals that he has led another life apart from his duties as a cleric.

  • The Hunger - Clarimonde (Season 1 Episode 21)
    Season 1 Episode 21:


    A female vision appears to a man about to enter the priesthood.

  • The Hunger - The Other Woman (Season 1 Episode 20)
    Season 1 Episode 20:

    The Other Woman

    An embittered and jealous wife (Joanna Cassidy) plots against her husband (Nicholas Campbell) and the beautiful young designer he loves.

  • The Hunger - Plain Brown Envelope (Season 1 Episode 19)
    Season 1 Episode 19:

    Plain Brown Envelope

    A rider and a truck driver hauling adult toys are stranded due to snow squalls.

  • The Hunger - The Face of Helen Bournouw (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    The Face of Helen Bournouw

    A tabloid journalist investigates a woman whose name is uttered by a series of murder victims.

  • The Hunger - The Lighthouse (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:

    The Lighthouse

    Manning a distant lighthouse, a writer starts to lose his grip on reality and finds danger. Bruce Davison stars.

  • The Hunger - River of Night's Dreaming (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    River of Night's Dreaming

    After escaping prison, a female convict finds refuge can become another form of incarceration. With Ann Turkel, Marni Thompson and Lena Blackburn.

  • The Hunger - Fly by Night (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    Fly by Night

    A woman confined to an asylum is befriended by another inmate who has a terrifying secret. Giancarlo Esposito stars.

  • The Hunger - Hidebound (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:


    A troubled woman avenges a broken heart via a job as a night security guard.

  • The Hunger - A Matter of Style (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    A Matter of Style

    A man turned into a vampire retains his clumsy social skills.

  • The Hunger - The Sloan Men (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    The Sloan Men

    A newlywed bride is informed by her husband's mother that the man she married is not a man.

  • The Hunger - I'm Dangerous Tonight (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    I'm Dangerous Tonight

    An unusual designer gown turns each woman who wears it into a killer.

  • The Hunger - Red Light (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Red Light

    Being the subject of constant photography puts a lethal strain on a top fashion model.

  • The Hunger - But at My Back I Always Hear (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    But at My Back I Always Hear

    One student's obsession becomes nightmarish when she stalks her happily married professor. Stars Michael Gross and Karen Elkin.

  • The Hunger - No Radio (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    No Radio

    How desires and wishes can lead to the dark side of existence.

  • The Hunger - Anais (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:


    A single businessman finds fulfillment for his fantasies during a walk in the park.

  • The Hunger - Room 17 (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Room 17

    A malevolent female spirit takes control of a man watching television in his hotel room.

  • The Hunger - Bridal Suite (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Bridal Suite

    A honeymoon becomes a nightmare for a couple when the groom is pulled into a strange bed.

  • The Hunger - The Secret Shih-Tan (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    The Secret Shih-Tan

    In search of a unique culinary experience, a gourmet orders up a strange and deadly recipe.

  • The Hunger - Necros (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:


    Ignoring warnings of a vampire, a doctor on vacation falls for an attractive woman. Stars Céline Bonnier and Phil Casnoff.

  • The Hunger - Menage a Trois (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Menage a Trois

    A crippled woman holds a strange power over a pair of lovers.

  • The Hunger - The Swords (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    The Swords

    A rich youth meets a woman who does sword tricks.