Monday, August 17, 2009

TftC: None But the Lonely Heart (1992)

Tales from the Crypt S4Ep1

"None But the Lonely Heart"

Director: Tom Hanks.
Cameos: Treat Williams, Tom Hanks.
Synopsis: A conman seduces rich widowers then offs them to steal their millions, but with his court date fast approaching, he tries to sneak in one last kill before his escape to the Mediterranean.
Humor: 6/10.
Irony: 6/10.
Gore: 7/10.
Suspense: 9/10.
Technical: 10/10.

Rating: 9/10.

I know I have said this before, but this really is my favorite episode. Perfect build, perfect composition, and Treat Williams offers what I consider to be his single greatest role. This entry is smart, darkly funny, and just evil. One of the best entries in the series, hands down.

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1 comment:

  1. it's one of my favorites also, especially if you got tom hanks as the director and cameo guest star, you're sure to have a great film or otherwise great episode.

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