Tales of the Unexpected (1979–1988)

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Dramatizations of many Roald Dahl short stories.

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A British anthology series featuring tales of horror, mystery and suspense. Most episodes featured a twist ending, and many of them were based on short stories by well-known writer Roald Dahl, who also served as the show's host during its first two seasons. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@wkio.com>

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Joan Collins gave a fine performance n TheOriginal Tales From The Crypt Movie 1972 See more »

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i love this show!

one evening my dad made me sit down and watch this show with the family and i thought what rubbish it seemed! however once i watched one episode i was hooked! ok so the storylines are silly but they are surprsingly entertaining. unfortunately granarda plus have stopped showing them!


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