- 1 hr 32 min
Demon Knight is the first Tales from the Crypt feature length film. This horror picture includes clips from the Crypt Keeper and is presented in the same style as HBO's series of the same name. This film runs for approximately ninety minutes and is rated R. The movie contains adult themes that include sexual content, gore, violence and horror affects. Billy Zane, William Sadler and Jada Pinkett Smith star in this film. In New Mexico a man named Frank is being chased by a creature known as the Collector. After a car accident Frank manages to run from the scene and stumbles on Willie the town drunk. Willie takes Frank back to the local boarding house which was a church. Here Frank gets a room and watches the occupants of the boarding house. Irene the owner of the boarding house becomes suspicious of Frank after hearing about an attempted robbery on one of the tenants bosses car and phones police. Meanwhile the Collector meets up with the sheriff and deputy convincing them that Frank is a thief and dangerous. All three head out to the boarding house. Once there the sheriff discovers both cars in the earlier crash were stolen. The sheriff arrests both Frank and the Collector. The Collector kills the sheriff and draws a line of blood in the sand creating an army of demon creatures. Frank manages to return to the boarding house and seals the doors and windows with blood from an artifact known as the key. Trapped inside the occupants are slowly tempted and possessed by the Collector to try and gain him the key. They are then killed after being turned to demons. Those left try to escape through underground tunnels but are pushed back inside by demonic creatures. In the end only one girl named Jeryline survives and is now being chased by the Collector for the Key.