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Guillermo del Toro Reveals His Vision of “Scary Stories” Was Different

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark was a surprisingly spooky horror film that catered to both younger audiences and those who grew up with the school library-safe material. While the film was considered a success critically with a solid box office run, filmmaker and Scary Stories producer Guillermo del Toro admits that his initial […]

“Scary Stories” Being Told by del Toro at San Diego Comic-Con

Suddenly, I feel the need to go to San Diego Comic-Con. Guillermo del Toro, one of the boldest story-tellers of his generation, will be appearing at San Diego Comic-Con this year to teach a Master Class on scary storytelling with the director of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, André Øvredal, according to Deadline. […]

"Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark" Trailer

New “Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark” Trailer: Maybe Believe Kids?

A brand-new trailer for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of the much-beloved and borrowed-from-the-school-library series Scary Stories to Tell In The Dark reminds us that maybe, just maybe, law officials in small towns should be told to believe kids? You know that thing that happens in horror movies when adults never believe the kids? WHEN […]

[Super Bowl LIII] Two Teasers for ‘Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark’

Two teasers for the upcoming Scary Stories to Tell In The Dark just hit during Super Bowl LIII: Inspired by one of the most terrifying children’s book series of all time, SCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK follows a group of young teens who must solve the mystery surrounding sudden and macabre deaths in […]

First Teaser Poster for Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark has been sitting in development hell for so long it feels like the movie should have come out several lifetimes ago. The fact that it’s just coming out this year is almost surprising. We don’t know that much about it so far, but CBS Films and Lionsgate are […]

‘Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark’ Coming to Theaters Summer of 2019

90’s kids will no doubt remember the joy that was picking up “Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark” from the library or Scholastic Book Fair. Lionsgate has been hard at work on a feature film adaptation, and as of today, we know when it’ll be hitting theaters. Guillermo del Toro is producing, as well […]

The Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Movie Finds its Cast

We got word last week that the movie adaptation of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark was going to start filming very soon. It appears that the cast as finally come to together. According to Deadline the movie has cast the following young stars; Zoe Colletti, Michael Garza, Austin Abrams, Gabriel Rush, Austin Zajur, […]

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Movie Starts Shooting “in a Few Days”

After many years in development hell the movie adaptation of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is finally moving forward. The movie was confirmed last April, but we haven’t heard anything from it yet. Guillermo del Toro was originally slated to direct, but shifting schedules meant he could only stay on as a producer. […]

‘Scary Stories To Tell in The Dark’ Film Coming from Guillermo del Toro

In another example of perfect decisions to breathe a modern life into an existing property, Oscar winning filmmaker Guillermo del Toro has co-written and will produce a film based on the “Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark” book series by Alvin Schwartz. Entertainment One and CBS Films are financing the project, which will start filming in Toronto […]

Guillermo Del Toro To Develop, Possibly Direct Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark

Deadline reports Guillermo del Toro will develop a feature film based on Alvin Schwartz‘s Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, a trilogy of horror short stories featuring the artwork of Stephen Gammell. Plot details are under wraps, so it is unclear which story, or stories, will form the backbone of the eventual feature. According […]