Things You Never Knew About Tales from the Crypt

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Do you like Tales from the Crypt? If so, you probably know a lot of things about the series and movie. But here are 8 facts you may not know.
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Roger Rabbit Almost Played the Cryptkeeper

Although John Kassir got the job, there were a lot of people who tried out for the part. One of them was Charles Fleischer, who gave Roger Rabbit his voice.
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Only One Story Didn’t Come from the Comics

There were 93 episodes in the series. All of the stories except one, “The Third Pig”, were based on comics. This also was the only episode that was animated in the series.
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The Eyes Have It

Think the keepers’s eyes look familiar? If so, they should. His eyes were also used in Chucky.
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Not Number 1

Peter Greene wasn’t the first choice for playing Ralph Jason.
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I Got This

It took a single day for the major role of Ralph Richardson to be filmed.
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Art Imitating Life

Peter Cushing lost his wife recently before filming the movie. So acting a part wasn’t very hard.
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2nd Choice

Robin Philips got the James part only because Ralph Bates couldn’t do it.
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Woman of Few Words

Although she was one of the top billed actors, Joan Collins had just 15 lines.
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