Plot. The series details the Cryptkeeper telling other horror stories to the viewers, each with a lesson to be learned. In Season 2, the Cryptkeeper was continually feuding with his rivals and fellow EC Comics horror hosts, the Vault-Keeper and the Old Witch who were continually trying to steal the show from him as they didn't have one of their own, only to have their plans backfire on them.
Demon Knight was intended to be the second film in the trilogy, but Universal thought it should go first because it was the most Tales-like feature out of the three proposed. The Key from Demon Knight was supposed to appear in every part of the trilogy; it later appeared in Bordello of Blood (1996). Home media
En 1972, en Reino Unido, se realizó por primera vez una adaptación cinematográfica con el nombre Tales from the Crypt, una obra antológica compuesta por cinco historias enmarcadas dentro de una sexta historia de las cuales, a pesar de su nombre, solo dos pertenecían a la revista homónima.