Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A. Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.
- Genre: Horror, Comedy
- Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures, Laurel Entertainment, Creepshow Films Inc., United Film Distribution Company (UFDC)
- Keyword: monster, halloween, meteor, buried alive, cockroach, anthology, based on comic, gore, animated scene, zombie, living dead
- Cast: Hal Holbrook, Adrienne Barbeau, Fritz Weaver, Leslie Nielsen, Carrie Nye, E.G. Marshall