'Are You Afraid of the Dark?' Movie Lands 2019 Release Date
Halloween season 2019 will be a little extra spooky, thanks to Are You Afraid of the Dark.
Paramount's big-screen adaptation of the '90s anthology show will hit theaters Oct. 11, 2019, the studio announced Wednesday.
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It screenwriter Gary Dauberman is penning the script and is producing the project.
The Canadian TV series, which aired on Nickelodeon in the U.S., featured a group of teens called the Midnight Society trading tales around a campfire — a different story for each episode. A number of future stars, including Ryan Gosling and Neve Campbell, appeared on the show.
"The show is about the shared experience of telling stories — especially scary ones. We're going to celebrate that with this movie and honor the darker, scarier tone of the show, which was really groundbreaking for Nickelodeon at the time. I hope the Midnight Society approves," Dauberman told The Hollywood Reporter last month.
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