Film Review: Tales From the Crypt (1972)

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SYNOPSIS: Five people get lost in a crypt and meet up with a strange crypt keeper who tells them stories of how they died. REVIEW: Holy Jeebus, I haven’t seen this film since I was a kid. Based on the classic “Tales from the Crypt” and “The Vault of Horror” comics from EC, written by Bill Gaines, Al Feldstein, and Johnny Craig, this 1972 classic horror is sheer cheesy goodness. This is, as one would … Continue reading

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Shout Factory – Bluray Tales from the Crypt | Vault of Horror Pack!

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   Two Classic British Horror Films Make Their Blu-ray Debut December 2nd, 2014 from Scream Factory Scream Factory invites you to embrace the chills this December with two classic British horror films! On December 2nd, 2014, Scream Factory will release Tales from the Crypt and Vault of Horror on Blu-ray for the first time! Featuring the rare, uncut version of Vault of Horror, the two disc set includes three different cuts of the cult classic. … Continue reading

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Classic British Horror Comes To SCREAM FACTORY

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Some more release info made its way to the SCREAM FACTORY Facebook page and it’s all good. In the mood for some classic British anthology horror? Of course you are, what a stupid ass question. The info is a bit sparse but read on for what the fine folks at SF posted on their Facebook stream: These two classic British anthology films will be a housed together as a double feature on blu-ray (both for … Continue reading

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Book Review: Tales from the Crypt – Issue 8

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TALES FROM THE CRYPT – COMIC #8 – 2008 Published by Papercutz Retail $3.95 each Back again to cover another issue of Tales from the Crypt. This time we take a look at new issue #8. The special thing about this particular one is the 2 cover alternates. The one I happen to be reviewing is the special “Palin” issue, directed at the reports of Palin and here book burning sessions. But all that stuff … Continue reading

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Halloween in November? It happens on all-new “Midnight Hour”

Before you wash off the greasepaint, fold up your costume and eat all your candy, prepare for one last Halloween shiver with November’s all-new “Midnight Hour” episode, “Doomsday’s Fury.” This violent entry tells the story of a George (James Caudill) who brings his daughter Amelia (Gabrielle Phillips) home from trick-or-treating only to find ex-wife Lydia (Sherri Semine) has just called the cops to report that George has violated her restraining order. Faster than you can … Continue reading

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Tales From the Crypt (1989–1996) – TV Show Episodes List

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Tales of horror based on the gloriously gruesome EC horror comics of the 1950’s. CAST: John Kassir ………… Crypt Keeper / Host EPISODES: The First Season 01. The Man Who Was Death (6/10/1989) 02. And All Throught The House (6/10/1989) 03. Dig That Cat … He’s Really Gone (6/10/1989) 04. Only Sin Deep (6/14/1989) 05. Lover Come Hack To Me (6/21/1989) 06. Collection Completed (6/28/1989)

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Book Review: Tales From the Crypt – Collectives 1-4

TALES FROM THE CRYPT – GRAPHIC NOVELS – 2008 Published by Papercutz Retail $7.97 each I loved these as a child and I still love them now. My latest review is a collection of Tales from the Crypt graphic novels I received being released by Papercutz. The first thing you’ll notice before even reading them is the nice stock and perfect reading size of these gems at 5 x 7.5. Retail priced at $7.97 each … Continue reading

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Magazine Review: Tales From the Crypt – Issue 8 – Author Stefan Petrucha

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TALES FROM THE CRYPT #8: DIARY OF A STINKY DEAD KID (TALES FROM THE CRYPT GRAPHIC NOVELS) By Stefan Petrucha – (Author), Maia Kinney-Petrucha (Author), John L. Lansdale (Author), Rick Parker (Illustrator), Miran Kim (Illustrator), James Romberger (Illustrator), Marguerite Van Cook (Illustrator) Published by Papercutz Publication Date: 2009 Format: Color – 96 pages Retail $12.95 each Diary of a Stinky Dead Kid is the latest release by Papercutz, who have specialized in the Tales from … Continue reading

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