Trollhunter… The Autopsy of Jane Doe... both of these films directed by André Øvredal landed on several “best of” lists in the years they were released, which bodes quite well for the Guillermo del Toro-produced Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. Some new teaser art for the film has been unveiled, and you can check it out right here.
Just be warned: If you grew up in a part of the country where spooky scarecrows dot the landscape, brace yourselves… it might bring back a few nightmares!
The screenplay was written by Dan Hageman & Kevin Hageman from a screen story by del Toro, which was based on the popular series by Alvin Schwartz. del Toro’s co-producers include Sean Daniel, Jason F. Brown, J. Miles Dale, and Elizabeth Grave.
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark stars Zoe Colletti, Michael Garza, Gabriel Rush, Austin Abrams, Dean Norris, Gil Bellows, Lorraine Toussaint, Austin Zajur, and Natalie Ganzhorn. It arrives in theaters everywhere August 9th from CBS Films.
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 their small town.