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Tales from the Crypt: From Comic Books to Television - Region 1 DVD

Directed by :
Chip Selby Chip Selby

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Description: When William M. Gaines took over Entertaining Comics (EC) in 1947, the company was nothing special. That all changed three years later when Gaines and editor Al Feldstein decided to write horror stories. Kids and teens went wild over Feldstein's ghoulish host, the Crypt Keeper, and sales of the books went through the roof. EC's exceptional writing and art would raise the level of comic book storytelling to heights that had never been reached before - or since. By 1954, however, the company found itself under attack from parents who considered the magazines too violent for children. Critics tried to link horror comics to juven ... (more)
Manufacturer: CS Films, Inc.
Release date: 31 October 2004
Number of discs: 2
EAN: 0689076538220 UPC: 689076538220
Tags: Ray Bradbury (1), Horror (1), Tv (1), Documentary (1), Art (1), 1950s (1), Writers (1), Stephen King (1), Comic Books (1)
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