One hour stories with many themes, including; horror, twists, black-magic, sci-fi .... Introduced by a puppet called "The Crypt Keeper". A cross between the "Twighlight Zone" and modern horror movies. Not suitable for the very young or squeamish.
Last Episode07x13 The Third Pig Aired: Jul. 19, 1996
In this twisted tale of the "Three Little Pigs" and the series' only animated episode. The first and second pigs are killed by the big bad wolf …
Series Fun Facts
- At William Gaines request, director Robert Zemeckis coaxed a bloodcurdling scream from Mary Ellen Trainor in the closing scene of "And All Through the House."
- John Kassir, voice of the Cryptkeeper, often had to swallow lemon juice and honey to sooth his throat after doing his lines.
- The concept for the movie The Frighteners was originally going to be a Tales From the Crypt film, but Robert Zemeckis loved the script so much that he had it spun off with Peter Jackson directing.