The newest trailer for Guillermo del Toro’s Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark will send shivers down your spine.
The new trailer shows a normal group of teenagers living in a quiet, and sleepy town. While looking for a little adventure, they decide to explore a haunted house. It’s then that they discover a book full of terrifying short stories. It doesn’t take long before they discover the stories have very real consequences. Anyone mentioned in the book has some trouble coming their way when the stories from the book turn into real-life situations.
Watch as all the creepy characters from your childhood come to life in the new trailer below.
You don’t read the book, the book reads you. The official trailer for Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark is here, from the dark minds of Academy Award winner Guillermo del Toro (@realgdt) & acclaimed director André Øvredal (@filmtroll). In theaters August 9. #ScaryStoriesMovie pic.twitter.com/GHw105Q2Cc
— Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (@ScaryStoriesMov) June 3, 2019
The original book series was released in 1981 with follow up volumes including More Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (1984) and Scary Stories 3: More Tales to Chill Your Bones (1991). Each volume contained a series of terrifying short stories drawing from urban legends and local folklore accompanied by macabre illustrations by Stephen Gammell. The book series became an international best-seller.
The film stars Zoe Colletti, Michael Garza, Gabriel Rush, Austin Abrams, Dean Norris, Gil Bellows, Lorraine Toussaint, Austin Zajur, and Natalie Ganzhorn.
André Øvredal directs with del Toro co-writing and producing the film along with Daniel and Kevin Hageman. Sean Daniel, Elizabeth Grave, Jason F. Brown, and J. Miles Dale are also producing along with del Toro.
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark will be creeping into theaters on August 9, 2019!
What do you think about the new, creepy trailer? Are you excited to see this film in theaters this summer? Let us know your thoughts in the comment section below, and you can check out the first trailer HERE.