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Creepshow (12-Nov-1982)

Director: George Romero

Writer: Stephen King

Original Music: John Harrison

Producer: Richard P. Rubinstein

Keywords: Horror, Anthology

A child is punished and his "trashy" comic book thrown away; the five stories contained within, inspired by the E.C. company's horror comics of the 1950s, are introduced by The Creep as the wind turns the book's pages. Followed by a lesser sequel, Creepshow 2 (1987). Compare Tales from the Crypt (1972), a British production anthologizing the same genre of comic.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Adrienne Barbeau
11-Jun-1945   Swamp Thing
Ted Danson
29-Dec-1947   Bartender on Cheers
Ed Harris
28-Nov-1950   The Rock
Hal Holbrook
17-Feb-1925   Mark Twain Tonight
Stephen King
21-Sep-1947   The Shining
Viveca Lindfors
29-Dec-1920 25-Oct-1995 Night Unto Night
E. G. Marshall
18-Jun-1910 24-Aug-1998 Juror #4, 12 Angry Men
Leslie Nielsen
11-Feb-1926 28-Nov-2010 Airplane!
Carrie Nye
14-Oct-1936 14-Jul-2006 Theater actress
Tom Savini
Film Director
3-Nov-1946   Special effects master
Fritz Weaver
19-Jan-1926 26-Nov-2016 Fail Safe


Hal Holbrook   ...   Henry Northrup
Adrienne Barbeau   ...   Wilma Northrup
Fritz Weaver   ...   Dexter Stanley
Leslie Nielsen   ...   Richard Vickers
Carrie Nye   ...   Sylvia Grantham
Special Guest Appearances
E. G. Marshall   ...   Upson Pratt
Viveca Lindfors   ...   Aunt Bedelia
Also Starring
Ed Harris   ...   Hank Blaine
Ted Danson   ...   Harry Wentworth
Stephen King   ...   Jordy Verrill
Warner Shook   ...   Richard Grantham
Robert Harper   ...   Charlie Gereson
Elizabeth Regan   ...   Cass Blaine
Gaylen Ross   ...   Becky Vickers
Jon Lormer   ...   Nathan Grantham
Don Keefer   ...   Mike the Janitor
Bingo O'Malley   ...   Jordy's Dad & Cameos
John Amplas   ...   Nathan's Corpse
David Early   ...   White
Nann Mogg   ...   Mrs. Danvers
Iva Jean Saraceni   ...   Billy's Mother
Joe King   ...   Billy
Christine Forrest   ...   Tabitha Raymond
Chuck Aber   ...   Richard Raymond
Cletus Anderson   ...   Host
Katie Karlovitz   ...   Maid
Peter Messer   ...   Yarbro
Marty Schiff   ...   Garbage Man #1
Tom Savini   ...   Garbage Man #2


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