Tales from the Crypt (1989 - 1996)

Tales from the Crypt (1989 - 1996)

AVERAGE TOMATOMETER

82%
73%

Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

AVERAGE AUDIENCE SCORE

95%

Series Info

Horror tales based on the E.C. Comics of the 1940s and '50s, introduced by the Cryptkeeper, who was created by special-effects artist Kevin Yagher. Stars who appeared included Terri Hatcher, Demi Moore, Martin Sheen, Treat Williams, Margo Kidder and Joe Pesci. The series premiered on HBO, and edited reruns aired on Fox while the series was still in production.

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Seasons

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1996, HBO, 13 episodes

67%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

1994, HBO, 15 episodes

100%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

1993, HBO, 13 episodes

80%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

1992, HBO, 14 episodes

80%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

1991, HBO, 14 episodes

88%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

1990, HBO, 18 episodes

80%
Critics Consensus: Over-the-top gore, pitch black humor, and heavyweight talent like director Robert Zemeckis make Tales From The Crypt a perversely entertaining, oft-imitated anthology series.

1989, HBO, 6 episodes

Cast

John Kassir
as Voice of the Cryptkeeper
John Kassir
as The Cryptkeeper
Billy Zane
as Myles Federman
Bill Weston
as Schlosse
Eric Douglas
as The Lieutenant
Clancy Brown
as Roger Lassen
John Stamos
as Johnny Kenaparo
Tim Roth
as Jack Hart
Donald O'Connor
as Joseph Renfield
Cathy Moriarty
as Alison Peters
Ben Cross
as Benny
Sam Waterston
as G.G. Devoe
Tim Curry
as The Bracketts
Cheech Marin
as Dr. Beneloi
Dan Aykroyd
as Captain Milligan
Ria Coyne
as Velma
Kirk Douglas
as The General
Jeffrey Jones
as Professor Fielding
John Shea
as Father John
John Nassir
as Cryptkeeper
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Series Details

TV Network: HBO
Premiere Date: Jun 11, 1989
Genre: Horror
Executive Producers: Joel Silver, David Giler, Robert Zemeckis, Richard Donner, Walter Hill
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