Get Unnerved At The Latest Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark Poster

latest Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark poster

Get Unnerved At The Latest Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark Poster

We’re only a few weeks away until Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark leaps from the page to the screen. To add to the anticipation, Lionsgate has released a fourth poster for the film featuring the Jangly Man, check it out below!

The film is set in 1968 America. Change was blowing in the wind… but seemingly far removed from the unrest in the cities is the small town of Mill Valley where for generations, the shadow of the Bellows family has loomed large. It is in their mansion on the edge of town that Sarah, a young girl with horrible secrets, turned her tortured life into a series of scary stories, written in a book that has transcended time — stories that have a way of becoming all too real for a group of teenagers who discover Sarah’s terrifying home.

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The film also stars Zoe Colletti (Annie), Austin Abrams (Brad’s Status, Tragedy Girls), Gabriel Rush (Moonrise Kingdom, The Grand Budapest Hotel), Michael Garza (Wayward Pines, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1), Austin Zajur (Fist Fight, Kidding), Dean Norris (Breaking Bad), Gil Bellows (PatriotJett) and Lorraine Toussaint (Into The BadlandsSelmaOrange Is The New Black) and Natalie Ganzhorn (Make it Pop, Wet Bum).

The movie is directed by André Øvredal (The Autopsy of Jane DoeTrollhunter) and is co-written by Daniel and Kevin Hageman along with Guillermo del Toro, who provided the screen story.

The book series on which the film is based was first published during the 1980s, written/adapted from folklore by Alvin Schwartz and gorily illustrated by Stephen Gammell. The film follows a group of young teens who must solve the mystery surrounding the sudden and macabre deaths in their small town.

Pick up your copy of the three-book series the film is based on here.

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark will open on August 9.

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