"Loved to Death"
Series Tales from the Crypt
Season 3, Episode 2
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Air date June 15th, 1991
Writers John Mankiewicz; Joe Minion
Director Tom Mankiewicz
Producers Richard Donner; Robert Zemeckis; Joel Silver; David Giler; Walter Hill; Gilbert Adler; Barry Josephson; Jennie Lew Tugend
Starring John Kassir; Andrew McCarthy; Mariel Hemingway; David Hemmings; Kathleen Freeman
Episode guide
"The Trap"
"Carrion Death"

"Loved to Death" is the second episode of season three of the horror anthology series Tales from the Crypt and the twenty-sixth episode of the series overall. It was directed by Tom Mankiewicz and written by John Mankiewicz and Joe Minion. It first aired on HBO on Saturday, June 15th, 1991. The episode stars Andrew McCarthy, Mariel Hemingway, David Hemmings and Kathleen Freeman.

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Notes & Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • This episode is available on disc one of the Tales from the Crypt: The Complete Third Season DVD collection.
  • Based on the short story "Loved to Death" from Tales from the Crypt #25.
  • This is the only episode of the series directed by Tom Mankiewicz.
  • Tom Mankiewicz is first cousins with teleplay writer John Mankiewicz.
  • This is the onlyh episode of the series written by Joe Minion and John Mankiewicz.
  • Anouska Hempel is uncredited in this episode.

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