Creepshow

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Several screenshots from the film, demonstrating the way comic-book imagery and effects were used extensively by director George A. Romero to recreate the feel of classic 1950s EC horror comics, such as ''Tales from the Crypt

1982 American horror comedy anthology film directed by George A. Romero and written by Stephen King, making this film his screenwriting debut.

- Creepshow
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Barbeau in June 2011

Adrienne Barbeau

American actress, singer and the author of three books.

American actress, singer and the author of three books.

Barbeau in June 2011

In 1980, she began appearing in horror and science fiction films, including The Fog (1980), Escape from New York (1981), Creepshow (1982), and Swamp Thing (1982).

Holbrook in 1977

Hal Holbrook

American actor, television director, and screenwriter.

American actor, television director, and screenwriter.

Holbrook in 1977
Holbrook in The Brighter Day Scene, August 1954
Holbrook performing as Twain at the University of Houston
Holbrook in 2007
President George W. Bush and Laura Bush pose for a photo with Holbrook (center), a recipient of the National Humanities Medal in the Oval Office on November 14, 2003.
Holbrook and Carter at the 41st Primetime Emmy Awards, 1990

He also appeared in such films as Julia (1977), The Fog (1980), Creepshow (1982), Wall Street (1987), The Firm (1993), Hercules (1997), and Men of Honor (2000).

Tom Atkins at the 2007 Monstermania convention

Tom Atkins (actor)

American actor.

American actor.

Tom Atkins at the 2007 Monstermania convention

Atkins has appeared in numerous films including The Fog (1980), The Ninth Configuration (1980), Escape from New York (1981), Creepshow (1982), Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982), Night of the Creeps (1986), Lethal Weapon (1987), Maniac Cop (1988), Two Evil Eyes (1990), Bob Roberts (1992), Striking Distance (1993), My Bloody Valentine 3D (2009), Drive Angry (2011), Encounter (2018), Trick (2019) and the science fiction short film Polybius (2020) where he portrays the role of Sheriff Atkins.

Marshall in 1970

E. G. Marshall

American actor, best known for his television roles as the lawyer Lawrence Preston on The Defenders in the 1960s and as neurosurgeon David Craig on The Bold Ones: The New Doctors in the 1970s.

American actor, best known for his television roles as the lawyer Lawrence Preston on The Defenders in the 1960s and as neurosurgeon David Craig on The Bold Ones: The New Doctors in the 1970s.

Marshall in 1970

1982 Creepshow as Upson Pratt (segment "They're Creeping Up On You")

Viveca Lindfors, 1957

Viveca Lindfors

Swedish-born American stage, film, and television actress.

Swedish-born American stage, film, and television actress.

Viveca Lindfors, 1957
Lindfors as the Moabite high priestess in The Story of Ruth (1960)
Lindfors with Bob Fosse in the Broadway revival of Pal Joey (1963)
Lindfors, Richard Basehart and Boris Karloff in a Theatre '62 episode, "The Paradine Case" (1962)

She appeared in more than 100 films, including Night Unto Night, No Sad Songs for Me, Dark City, The Halliday Brand, King of Kings, An Affair of the Skin, Creepshow, The Sure Thing, and Stargate.

Gaylen Ross

American director, writer, producer and actress, best known for playing Francine Parker in the 1978 horror film Dawn of the Dead and also noted for directing the 2008 documentary Killing Kasztner.

American director, writer, producer and actress, best known for playing Francine Parker in the 1978 horror film Dawn of the Dead and also noted for directing the 2008 documentary Killing Kasztner.

Gaylen Ross, Nick Licata, Lewis Black and Lance Rosen at Seattle’s NW Film Forum, June 11th, 2012.

Ross starred as "Francine" in George A. Romero's 1978 horror film Dawn of the Dead, followed by her portrayal of "Betsy" in the 1981 slasher film Madman then as Leslie Nielsen's adulterous wife "Becky Vickers" in George Romero and Stephen King's 1982 film Creepshow.

Nye in Mary, Mary (1961)

Carrie Nye

American actress.

American actress.

Nye in Mary, Mary (1961)

Other film appearances included The Seduction of Joe Tynan (1979), the classic horror film Creepshow (1982), Too Scared to Scream (1985), and the Shelley Long comedy Hello Again (1987).

Jon Lormer in Perry Mason 1962

Jon Lormer

Jon Lormer in Perry Mason 1962

Jon Lormer (May 7, 1906 – March 19, 1986) was an American actor, known for his guest and supporting roles in television series, such as the 1960s' Star Trek, The Twilight Zone, Perry Mason, Peyton Place, and mega movie performance in Creepshow as Nathan Grantham

King in 2007

Weeds (short story)

Darkly humorous short story by Stephen King.

Darkly humorous short story by Stephen King.

King in 2007

The story was adapted into the second segment of the anthology film Creepshow in 1982.

Harper in 1996

Robert Harper (actor)

American stage, film, and television actor.

American stage, film, and television actor.

Harper in 1996

He also portrayed Charlie Gereson in Creepshow.