PG | | Drama, Horror, Mystery
Five strangers get lost in a crypt and, after meeting the mysterious Crypt Keeper (Sir Ralph Richardson), receive visions of how they will die.
Robert Zemeckis said this is his favorite movie to watch on Halloween since it was released. He produced the HBO series "Tales from the Crypt (1989)," based on the comic book series.
Enid Jason: Charles!
Ralph Jason: Help me!
Charles Gregory: What's happened?
Charles Gregory: What have you done?
Enid Jason: I wished him alive again... forever!
Charles Gregory: Don't you realize he's been embalmed? His veins are filled with embalming fluid, burning into him!
Enid Jason: Oh, no!
Ralph Jason: Enid, do something! For God's sake, Enid, help ...
During most of the "All Through The House" segment, the amount and placement of the blood on the newspaper, the carpet, and Joanne's hands changes between shots.
a version of Tales From The Crypt played on the fox movie channel when during the three wishes sequence, a man's intestines are shown while his wife chops him up with a sword.