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"So what'll it be? A few days in a scream park? Or would you like me to book you into a nice, quiet dead and breakfast? Or pehraps you'd like to go treasure haunting? Like my friend Red. He wants to steal a priceless black pearl in a tasteless tidbit I call "Dead Wait"."
The Crypt Keeper
"Dead Wait"
Series Tales from the Crypt
Season 3, Episode 6
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Air date July 3rd, 1991
Writers Gilbert Adler; A.L. Katz
Director Tobe Hooper
Producers Richard Donner; David Giler; Walter Hill; Joel Silver; Robert Zemeckis; Gilbert Adler; Barry Josephson; Jennie Lew Tugend
Starring John Kassir; Whoopi Goldberg; John Rhys-Davies; Vanity; James Remar
Episode guide
"Top Billing"
"The Reluctant Vampire"

"Dead Wait" is the sixth episode of season three of the horror anthology series Tales from the Crypt. This episode was directed by horror legend Tobe Hooper and written by Gilbert Adler and A.L. Katz. It was first broadcast on HBO on Wednesday, July 3rd, 1991.

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