Tales from the Darkside: The Movie

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia
Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990)

Tales from the Darkside: The Movie is an American movie produced by Paramount Pictures / Laurel Productions / Darkside Movie, released on 4 may 1990. 93 mins.

The movie is divided in 3 stories adapted from: Lot No. 249 (from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle), Cat From Hell (from Stephen King) and Lover's Vow (writtend by Michael McDowell).

The Lot 249 segment was starring 3 young actors which are now stars: Christian Slater, Julianne Moore and Steve Buscemi.



Cast of segment "Lot 249"


  • Director : John Harrison
  • Screenplay : Michael McDowell, Arthur Conan Doyle (original short story)
  • Producers : Mitchell Galin, Richard P. Rubinstein
  • Co-producer : David R. Kappes
  • Original Music : Jim Manzie, Pat Regan
  • Cinematography : Robert Draper
  • Film Editor : Harry B. Miller III
  • Casting : Brian Chavanne, Julie Mossberg
  • Production Design : Ruth Ammon
  • Art Direction : Jocelyne Beaudoin
  • Set Decoration : Jacqueline Jacobson
  • Costume Design : Ida Gearon