History Series / TalesFromTheCrypt

25th Mar '17 7:55:43 AM erforce
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* VocalEvolution: The Cryptkeeper's voice in the first season and roughly the first third of season two sounds noticeably different compared to his more usual one. It's a bit more quiet and raspier and slightly accented, like a sort of high-pitched VincentPrice impression.

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* VocalEvolution: The Cryptkeeper's voice in the first season and roughly the first third of season two sounds noticeably different compared to his more usual one. It's a bit more quiet and raspier and slightly accented, like a sort of high-pitched VincentPrice Creator/VincentPrice impression.
11th Mar '17 2:54:23 PM nombretomado
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* CreatorCameo: Not unusual, especially if a given director happens to have an acting career of their own. MichaelJFox plays a prosecuting attorney in "The Trap," Creator/ArnoldSchwarzenegger helps get the Crypt Keeper in shape in "The Switch," Creator/TomHanks shows up in a bit part in "None but the Lonely Heart" [[spoiler:and even [[DeathByCameo gets killed]]]], and Bob Hoskins is in the opening to "Fatal Caper."

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* CreatorCameo: Not unusual, especially if a given director happens to have an acting career of their own. MichaelJFox Creator/MichaelJFox plays a prosecuting attorney in "The Trap," Creator/ArnoldSchwarzenegger helps get the Crypt Keeper in shape in "The Switch," Creator/TomHanks shows up in a bit part in "None but the Lonely Heart" [[spoiler:and even [[DeathByCameo gets killed]]]], and Bob Hoskins is in the opening to "Fatal Caper."
26th Feb '17 12:47:56 PM Nicolletta
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* DawsonCasting: Brad Dourif played the younger brother of Bill Paxton in the episode "People Who Live in Brass Hearses". Dourif is actually five years older than Paxton.
26th Feb '17 12:47:22 PM Nicolletta
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* DawsonCasting: Brad Dourif played the younger brother of Bill Paxton in the episode "People Who Live in Brass Hearses". Dourif is actually five years older than Paxton.
26th Feb '17 10:31:48 AM nombretomado
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* POVCam: "You, Murderer" (with the added bonus of being from the POV of HumphreyBogart), "Abra Cadaver"

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* POVCam: "You, Murderer" (with the added bonus of being from the POV of HumphreyBogart), Creator/HumphreyBogart), "Abra Cadaver"
20th Feb '17 6:18:51 PM hipsterelephant
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It was recently announced that the show will return on Creator/{{TNT}} in 2016 as part of new horror block, helmed by none other than M. Night Shayamalan. [[note]] [[MemeticMutation What a twist!]] [[/note]]

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It was recently announced that the show will return on Creator/{{TNT}} in 2016 2017 as part of new horror block, helmed by none other than M. Night Shayamalan. [[note]] [[MemeticMutation What a twist!]] [[/note]]
20th Dec '16 6:51:22 AM HasturHasturHastur
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* OurVampiresAreDifferent: The vampires in [[spoiler:"Comes the Dawn"]] are nonverbal and truly hideous goblin-like humanoids that sleep in fleshy cocoons.
15th Dec '16 7:36:54 PM ManicDepressiveMouse
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** In the comic, "Let the Punishment Fit the Crime" was about a group of townspeople figuring out that the reason their kids were so interested in having a pretend funeral was because they'd learned about the concept of capital punishment and had electrocuted one of their friends for "kidnapping" a little girl's doll.
6th Nov '16 5:01:47 PM Berrenta
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* InkstainAdaptation: People who read the comics after seeing the show are usually surprised by how the Crypt Keeper looks, as in the comics he is simply an ugly old man with long white hair instead of the cackling rotting corpse most people are familiar with.
11th Oct '16 9:18:22 PM WillBGood
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* AdaptationalVillainy: As noted in the Asshole Victim entry below, the salesman in "Death of Some Salesmen" is made a conniving scumbag.

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* AdaptationalVillainy: As noted in the Asshole Victim entry below, the salesman in "Death of Some Salesmen" is made a conniving scumbag.scumbag-- in the original comic, he's not even a particularly pushy salesman, and he only visits the crazy couple[[note]]no daughter in this[[/note]] because his car broke down and he wanted to call a tow truck.
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