Horror History: Sunday, February 23, 1986: “Tales From The Darkside” episode “The Last Car”

Season 2 Episode 19

A young woman on her way home from college rides the last car of a train and discovers bizarre passengers.

Written by Michael McDowell.

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Horror History: Sunday, February 16, 1986: “Tales From The Darkside” episode “The Old Soft Shoe” premiered

Season 2 Episode 18

A salesman hits on an attractive woman at a motel and is subsequently pursued by another angry, jealous woman.

Written by Art Monterastelli and guest-starring Paul Dooley.

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Horror History: Tuesday, February 11, 1986: “The Hitchhiker” episode “Dead Man’s Curve” premiered

Season 3 Episode 8

When famous novelist Claudia returns home for her high school reunion, it reopens old wounds in Lee, the local sheriff. Claudia learns that Lance, her town-appointed escort, is the son of a former high school boyfriend — and he blames her for his father’s death. Lance and Lee fight over Claudia and replay the fateful event that took the life of Lance’s father, only this time Lee is the victim of the Dead Man’s Curve.

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Horror History: Sunday, February 9, 1986: “Tales From The Darkside” episode “The Shrine” premiered

Season 2 Episode 17

A woman competes against a little girl for the affection and attention of her own mother.

Written by Jule Selbo from a story by Pamela Sargent and guest-starring Lorna Luft.

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Horror History: Sunday, February 2, 1986: “Tales From The Darkside” episode “Printer’s Devil” premiered

Season 2 Episode 16

A writer learns that his new agent can make his novels succeed, and all he needs is a small sacrifice involving animals.

Written and directed by John Harrison, based on a story by Ron Goulart and guest-starring Larry Manetti.

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