Moomintroll and the dolphin, the Phoenix bird, Tyrmääjäsieni and Cave. Storm throws a strange, talking about the fish to the beach. Aliisan grandma has left the Great Fire Mountain fabled Phoenix bird watch. Moominmamma mushroom basket gets lost in a freak. Moomintroll and his friends are going treasure hunting.
Lyon Gaultier is a deserter in the Foreign Legion arriving in the USA entirely hard up. He finds his brother between life and death and his sister-in-law without the money needed to heal her husband and to maintain her child.
Wounded Civil War soldier John Dunbar tries to commit suicide -- and becomes a hero instead. As a reward, he's assigned to his dream post, a remote junction on the Western frontier, and soon makes unlikely friends with the local Sioux tribe.
The first segment features an animated mummy stalking selected student victims; the second tale tells the story of a "cat from hell" who cannot be killed and leaves a trail of victims behind it; the third story is about a man who witnesses a bizarre killing and promises never to tell what he saw and the "in-between" bit is the story of a woman preparing to cook her newspaper boy for supper.