Tales from the Darkside

Tales from the Darkside (1984)

  • Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi & Fantasy
  • Creator: Stephen King, George A. Romero
  • First Air Date: 1984-09-30
  • Last Air Date: 1988-07-23
  • Total Seasons: 4
  • Total Episodes: 91
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 20 min.
  • Production Company: LBS Communications
  • Networks: Syndication
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Tales from the Darkside is an anthology horror TV series created by George A. Romero, each episode was an individual short story that ended with a plot twist. The series' episodes spanned the genres of horror, science fiction, and fantasy, and some episodes featured elements of black comedy or more lighthearted themes.

  • Keywords: anthology, horror anthology
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    Tales from the Darkside Seasons

    Season 0

    First Air Date: 1983-10-29
    4 Episodes

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 1984-09-30
    24 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 1985-09-29
    25 Episodes

    Season 3

    First Air Date: 1986-09-28
    22 Episodes

    Season 4

    First Air Date: 1987-09-27
    20 Episodes

    Tales from the Darkside Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1The New Man30 min
    Season 1Episode 2I'll Give You a Million30 min
    Season 1Episode 3Pain Killer30 min
    Season 1Episode 4The Odds30 min
    Season 1Episode 5Mookie and Pookie30 min
    Season 1Episode 6Slippage30 min
    Season 1Episode 7Inside the Closet30 min
    Season 1Episode 8The Word Processor of the Gods30 min
    Season 1Episode 9A Case of the Stubborns30 min
    Season 1Episode 10Djinn, No Chaser30 min
    Season 1Episode 11All a Clone by the Telephone30 min
    Season 1Episode 12In the Cards30 min
    Season 1Episode 13Anniversary Dinner30 min
    Season 1Episode 14Snip, Snip30 min
    Season 1Episode 15Answer Me30 min
    Season 1Episode 16The Tear Collector30 min
    Season 1Episode 17Madness Room30 min
    Season 1Episode 18If the Shoes Fit...30 min
    Season 1Episode 19Levitation30 min
    Season 1Episode 20It All Comes Out in the Wash30 min
    Season 1Episode 21Bigalow's Last Smoke30 min
    Season 1Episode 22Grandma's Last Wish30 min
    Season 1Episode 23The False Prophet30 min
    Season 2Episode 1The Impressionist30 min
    Season 2Episode 2Lifebomb30 min
    Season 2Episode 3Ring Around the Redhead30 min
    Season 2Episode 4Parlour Floor Front30 min
    Season 2Episode 5Halloween Candy30 min
    Season 2Episode 6The Satanic Piano30 min
    Season 2Episode 7The Devil's Advocate30 min
    Season 2Episode 8Distant Signals30 min
    Season 2Episode 9The Trouble with Mary Jane30 min
    Season 2Episode 10Ursa Minor30 min
    Season 2Episode 11Effect and Cause30 min
    Season 2Episode 12Monsters in My Room30 min
    Season 2Episode 13Comet Watch30 min
    Season 2Episode 14Dream Girl30 min
    Season 2Episode 15A New Lease on Life30 min
    Season 2Episode 16Printer's Devil30 min
    Season 2Episode 17The Shrine30 min
    Season 2Episode 18The Old Soft Shoe30 min
    Season 2Episode 19The Last Car30 min
    Season 2Episode 20A Choice of Dreams30 min
    Season 2Episode 21Strange Love30 min
    Season 2Episode 22The Unhappy Medium30 min
    Season 2Episode 23Fear of Floating30 min
    Season 2Episode 24The Casavin Curse30 min
    Season 3Episode 1The Circus30 min
    Season 3Episode 2I Can't Help Saying Goodbye30 min
    Season 3Episode 3The Bitterest Pill30 min
    Season 3Episode 4Florence Bravo30 min
    Season 3Episode 5The Geezenstacks30 min
    Season 3Episode 6Black Widows30 min
    Season 3Episode 7Heretic30 min
    Season 3Episode 8A Serpent's Tooth30 min
    Season 3Episode 9Baker's Dozen30 min
    Season 3Episode 10Deliver Us from Goodness30 min
    Season 3Episode 11Seasons of Belief30 min
    Season 3Episode 12Miss May Dusa30 min
    Season 3Episode 13The Milkman Cometh30 min
    Season 3Episode 14My Ghostwriter: The Vampire30 min
    Season 3Episode 15My Own Place30 min
    Season 3Episode 16Red Leader30 min
    Season 3Episode 17Everybody Needs a Little Love30 min
    Season 3Episode 18Auld Acquaintances30 min
    Season 3Episode 19The Social Climber30 min
    Season 3Episode 20The Swap30 min
    Season 3Episode 21Let the Games Begin30 min
    Season 3Episode 22The Enormous Radio30 min
    Season 4Episode 1Beetles30 min
    Season 4Episode 2Mary, Mary30 min
    Season 4Episode 3The Spirit Photographer30 min
    Season 4Episode 4The Moth30 min
    Season 4Episode 5No Strings30 min
    Season 4Episode 6The Grave Robber30 min
    Season 4Episode 7The Yattering and Jack30 min
    Season 4Episode 8Seymourlama30 min
    Season 4Episode 9Sorry, Right Number30 min
    Season 4Episode 10Payment Overdue30 min
    Season 4Episode 11Love Hungry30 min
    Season 4Episode 12The Deal30 min
    Season 4Episode 13The Apprentice30 min
    Season 4Episode 14The Cutty Black Sow30 min
    Season 4Episode 15Do Not Open This Box30 min
    Season 4Episode 16Family Reunion30 min
    Season 4Episode 17Going Native30 min
    Season 4Episode 18Hush30 min
    Season 4Episode 19Barter30 min
    Season 4Episode 20Basher Malone30 min
    • Paul Sparer

      as Narrator
    Production George A. Romero Producer