DVD cover for the complete first season.

The TV series is based on the 1950s EC Comics series of the same name by William Gaines and Al Feldstein.

Episodes Edit

Picture Title Episode # Runtime Original Airdate
The Man Who Was Death 1 26:18 June 10, 1989
A prison executioner (William Sadler) is laid off from his job and begins administering his own style of justice to acquitted murder suspects. Also starring Gerrit Graham and Roy Brocksmith.
And All Through the House 2 22:00 June 10, 1989
A greedy philandering wife (Mary Ellen Trainor) kills her second husband (Marshall Bell) for his insurance money. Upon getting rid of the body, she is unexpectedly attacked by a hideous serial killer (Larry Drake) dressed as Santa Claus and soon realizes that her own young daughter is in complete danger from within the horrific situation.
Dig That Cat...He's Real Gone 3 28:03 June 10, 1989
A carnival daredevil (Joe Pantoliano) is buried alive for his grand finale. Through flashbacks, he tells the viewers on how he was formerly a homeless man who had underwent a doctor's experiment in order to transfer a cat's nine lives into him. Also starring Robert Wuhl.
Only Sin Deep 4 27:17 June 14, 1989
A young self-obsessed prostitute (Lea Thompson) "sells" her looks to a voodoo-dabbling pawnbroker (Britt Leach) so that she can use the money in order to snag a rich bachelor (Brett Cullen), but she soon regrets it four months later when her own face begins to shockingly and unexpectedly age at an accelerated rate.
Lover Come Hack to Me 5 28:36 June 21, 1989
A newlywed couple (Amanda Plummer and Stephen Shellen) retreats to the mansion of the wife's aunt in which the husband plans to kill her for her inheritance, but he soon learns that his wife's family has a dark past and that the wife herself is not who she seems to be.
Collection Completed 6 27:20 June 28, 1989
An uptight elderly man (M. Emmet Walsh) retires and soon discovers his wife's (Audra Lindley) obsession with adopting animals into their home, leading him to use the animals for a hobby of his own.

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