Tales from the Darkside: The Movie

The first segment features an animated mummy stalking selected student victims; the second tale tells the story of a "cat from hell" who cannot be killed and leaves a trail of victims behind it; the third story is about a man who witnesses a bizarre killing and promises never to tell what he saw and the "in-between" bit is the story of a woman preparing to cook her newspaper boy for supper.

Directed by: John Harrison
Genres: Thriller, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror,
Production Company: Paramount, Laurel Productions, Darkside Movie, Laurel Entertainment,

Tales from the Darkside: The Movie - From the depths of four twisted minds. - Azwaad Movie Database
  • Release Date: 03-05-1990
  • Runtime: 93 Minutes
  • Popularity: 8.50
  • Vote Count: 182
  • IMDB Rating: 6.0
  • Budget: USD 3,500,000
  • Revenue: USD 16,324,573
  • Region: United States of America ( US ),
  • Homepage: N/A






Photo Name Character
Debbie Harry - Azwaad Movie Database Debbie Harry Betty (wraparound story)
Matthew Lawrence - Azwaad Movie Database Matthew Lawrence Timmy (wraparound story)
Christian Slater - Azwaad Movie Database Christian Slater Andy (segment "Lot 249")
Steve Buscemi - Azwaad Movie Database Steve Buscemi Bellingham (segment "Lot 249")
Julianne Moore - Azwaad Movie Database Julianne Moore Susan (segment "Lot 249")
Robert Sedgwick - Azwaad Movie Database Robert Sedgwick Lee (segment "Lot 249")
David Johansen - Azwaad Movie Database David Johansen Halston (segment "Cat From Hell")
William Hickey - Azwaad Movie Database William Hickey Drogan (segment "Cat From Hell")
Alice Drummond - Azwaad Movie Database Alice Drummond Carolyn (segment "Cat From Hell")
Dolores Sutton - Azwaad Movie Database Dolores Sutton Amanda (segment "Cat From Hell")
Photo Name Department
Stephen King-Writing Stephen King Writing (Story)
George A. Romero-Writing George A. Romero Writing (Screenplay)
Robert Kurtzman-Crew Robert Kurtzman Crew (Makeup Effects)
John Harrison-Directing John Harrison Directing (Director)
John Harrison-Sound John Harrison Sound (Original Music Composer)
David R. Kappes-Production David R. Kappes Production (Co-Producer)
Harry B. Miller III-Editing Harry B. Miller III Editing (Editor)
Richard P. Rubinstein-Production Richard P. Rubinstein Production (Producer)
Arthur Conan Doyle-Writing Arthur Conan Doyle Writing (Story)
Michael McDowell-Writing Michael McDowell Writing (Screenplay)

See Full Cast & Crew of Tales from the Darkside: The Movie


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