# Episode Title Director Writer(s) Original Airdate Source
07 Dead Right Howard Deutch Andy Wolk April 21, 1990 Shock SuspenStories #6
A gold-digging secretary (Demi Moore) follows the advice of a fortune teller (Natalia Nogulich) and marries a man (Jeffrey Tambor) after being told that he will die shortly after inheriting a large sum of money. Also stars Kate Hodge.
08 "The Switch" Arnold Schwarzenegger Richard Tuggle and Michael Taav April 21, 1990 Tales From the Crypt #45
A rich, elderly bachelor (William Hickey) wants to impress a young woman by switching his body with a younger man. A special guest appearance by Arnold Schwarzenegger, who directed the episode.
09 "Cutting Cards" Walter Hill Mae Woods & Walter Hill April 21, 1990 Tales From the Crypt #32
Two rival gamblers (Lance Henriksen, Kevin Tighe) face off in a series of gruesome games to see who will leave town.
10 "'Til Death" Chris Walas Jeri Barchilon de Souza April 24, 1990 Vault of Horror #28
A land owner woos a haughty, rich woman with a potion from a voodoo priestess that contains a deadly warning.
11 "Three's a Crowd" David Burton Morris Kim Ketelsen and David Burton Morris May 1, 1990 Shock SuspenStories #11
A down-on-their-luck couple are invited to a cabin owned by their wealthy former best man, but the unstable husband is convinced that his wife is having an affair.
12 "The Thing from the Grave" Fred Dekker Fred Dekker May 8, 1990 Tales From the Crypt #22 (illustrated)

Haunt of Fear #1 (text)

A supermodel (Teri Hatcher) and her photographer fall in love. When the model's abusive boyfriend learns of their affair, he sets out to kill the photographer.
13 "The Sacrifice" Richard Greenberg Ross Thommas May 15, 1990 Shock SuspenStories #10
An insurance agent kills his obnoxious client in a plot to take his money and his wife. He soon finds out, however, that this will be difficult when someone shows up to blackmail him for the murder. (Kim Delaney, Michael Ironside)
14 "For Cryin' Out Loud" Jeffrey Price Jeffrey Price and Peter S. Seaman May 22, 1990 Shock SuspenStories #15
A rock promoter plans a scam to run off with all the money raised, but things get complicated when his equally greedy banker (Katey Sagal) blackmails him into splitting the takings down the middle with her, and the rock promoter's loud, obnoxious conscience begins bothering him. (Iggy Pop)
15 "Four-Sided Triangle" Tom Holland James Tugend and Tom Holland May 29, 1990 Shock SuspenStories #17
A young farm worker (Patricia Arquette) goes mad and believes a scarecrow is her lover.
16 "The Ventriloquist's Dummy" Richard Donner Frank Darabont June 5, 1990 Tales From the Crypt #28
A young ventriloquist (Bobcat Goldthwait) seeks out help from an old hero (Don Rickles).
17 "Judy, You're Not Yourself Today" Randa Haines Scott Nimerfro June 12, 1990 Tales From the Crypt #25
A cosmetics saleswoman visits the home of a young, vain and eccentric couple and convinces the wife to try on a magic necklace that switches the wife's body with the hers.
18 "Fitting Punishment" Jack Sholder Jonathan David Kahn, Michael Allen Kahn & Don Mancini June 19, 1990 Vault of Horror #16
A funeral home director gets an unexpected new addition to his home when his 16-year-old nephew shows up.
19 "Korman's Kalamity" Rowdy Herrington Terry Black June 26, 1990 Tales From the Crypt #31
A comic book artist (Harry Anderson) discovers that his monstrous creations are alive and wreaking havoc.
20 "Lower Berth" Kevin Yagher Fred Dekker July 3, 1990 Tales From the Crypt #33
A two-faced sideshow freak falls in love with a 4000-year-old mummy said to be cursed.
21 "Mute Witness to Murder" Jim Simpson Nancy Doyne July 10, 1990 Crypt of Terror #18
A woman (Patricia Clarkson) goes mute and is cared for by a psychiatrist who committed a murder and wants the woman to be silenced forever.
22 "Television Terror" Charles Picerni J. Randall Johnson and G.J. Pruss July 17, 1990 Haunt of Fear #17
A tabloid news show host and his camera crew investigate a house haunted by the ghost of a woman who killed seven men. The host and the crew get more than they bargained for when a chain of supernatural happenings indeed begin taunting them.
23 "My Brother's Keeper" Peter S. Seaman Jeffrey Price and Peter S. Seaman July 24, 1990 Shock SuspenStories #16
The relationship between Siamese twin brothers becomes strained when the good twin doesn't want to be separated from the bad twin.
24 "The Secret" J. Michael Riva Doug Ronning July 31, 1990 Haunt of Fear #24
A 12-year-old orphan is adopted by a rich, childless couple who harbor a dark secret.