Tales from the Darkside: The Movie

Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990)

From the depths of four twisted minds.

  • Genre: Thriller, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
  • Release Date: 1990-05-03
  • User Rating: 6.1/10 from 195 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 33min
  • Language: Español
  • Production Company: Paramount
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: John Harrison
star 6.1/10
From 195 Ratings


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.

Tales from the Darkside: The Movie Trailer

Can i watch Tales from the Darkside: The Movie on Netflix?

Unfortunately this movie is not yet available for streaming on Netflix.
Follow us on Facebook to see when Tales from the Darkside: The Movie becomes available on Netflix!

  • Debbie Harry

    as Betty (wraparound story)
  • Matthew Lawrence

    as Timmy (wraparound story)
  • Christian Slater

    as Andy (segment "Lot 249")
  • Steve Buscemi

    as Bellingham (segment "Lot 249")
  • Julianne Moore

    as Susan (segment "Lot 249")
  • Robert Sedgwick

    as Lee (segment "Lot 249")
  • David Johansen

    as Halston (segment "Cat From Hell")
  • William Hickey

    as Drogan (segment "Cat From Hell")
  • Alice Drummond

    as Carolyn (segment "Cat From Hell")
  • Dolores Sutton

    as Amanda (segment "Cat From Hell")
  • James Remar

    as Preston (segment "Lover's Vow")
  • Rae Dawn Chong

    as Carola (segment "Lover's Vow")
  • Robert Klein

    as Wyatt (segment "Lover's Vow")
  • Ashton Wise

    as Jer (segment "Lover's Vow")
  • Kathleen Chalfant

    as Dean (segment "Lot 249")
  • Michael Deak

    as Mummy (segment "Lot 249")
  • George Guidall

    as Museum Director (segment "Lot 249")
  • Ralph Marrero

    as Cabbie (segment "Lot 249")
  • Philip Lenkowsky

    as Maddox (segment "Lover's Vow")
  • Nicole Leach

    as Margaret (segment "Lover's Vow")
  • Donna Davidge

    as Gallery Patron (segment "Lover's Vow")
Writing Stephen King Story
Writing George A. Romero Screenplay
Crew Robert Kurtzman Makeup Effects
Directing John Harrison Director
Sound John Harrison Original Music Composer
Production David R. Kappes Co-Producer
Editing Harry B. Miller III Editor
Production Richard P. Rubinstein Producer
Writing Arthur Conan Doyle Story
Writing Michael McDowell Screenplay
Sound Chaz Jankel Original Music Composer
Crew Gregory Nicotero Makeup Effects
Production Mitchell Galin Producer
Camera Robert Draper Director of Photography
Crew Howard Berger Makeup Effects
Art Ruth Ammon Production Design
Sound Donald Rubinstein Original Music Composer
Sound Jim Manzie Original Music Composer
Sound Pat Regan Original Music Composer
Crew Edgard Mourino Stunt Coordinator
Production Brian Chavanne Casting
Production Julie Mossberg Casting
Art Jocelyne Beaudoin Art Direction