Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark poster


Mill Valley, Pennsylvania, Halloween night, 1968. After playing a joke on a school bully, Stella and her friends decide to sneak into a supposedly haunted house that once belonged to the powerful Bellows family, unleashing dark forces that they will be unable to control.

MPAA Rating PG-13

Status Released

Release Date 2019-08-08

Runtime 108 minutes

Budget $25m

Revenue $0.1b


TMDB 6.5


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kaitlyn_kendall_1308 shared a tip "Such a great movie and storyline. It's not really scary in my opinion."

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jonathan_kent_6341 shared a tip "Didn't expect to like this movie at all, but it surprised me with how good it was, definitely worth a watch! A hidden horror gem!"

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annemarie_dupnick shared a tip "⭐️⭐️⭐️"

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koroegf shared a tip "How in the hell is this PG13"

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amy_santi shared a tip "Enjoyed It Thought It Was Cool Way To Bring The Book To Life But The Book Scared Me More"

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abs shared a tip "A great movie for younger horror fans to introduce them into the genre.#horrorhouse"

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Peachzzz shared a tip "This movie is chocked full of costume ideas! Who was your favourite? #Halloween #Thriller #Oct4"

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addyson_hodge_5172 shared a tip "The monsters are just terrifying"

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liz_canacari-rose shared a tip "I thought this captured the spirit of the books completely and tied it into an overall plot."

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asmr_barbie shared a tip "This movie has the quintessential Halloween aesthetic to START my spooky season today October first 👻🧟‍♀️🎃"

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kylie_terry_534 shared a tip "It is a suspenseful favorite!"

geneva_moss shared a tip "Sooo good. Subtle messaging along with a great creepy flick."

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loida_milian-gonczarow shared a tip "This movie is engaging and so interesting if yiu get a chsnce watch it."

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stephanye_sue shared a tip "It was good, but not a fan 🤷🏾‍♀️"

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erin_green_7881 shared a tip "Reminded me of my childhood"

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asher shared a tip "This movie was really great adaption. Main Character was kind of dumb but other than that, solid 4.3/5."

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ty_vs shared a tip "Omg good dovie"

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scott_kendrick shared a tip "As a fan of the books as a kid, I loved how many of the creepy illustrations got depicted in the movie!"

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taylor_higginbotham_6156 shared a tip "It was just really really good, it was creepy for sure but not too gory (I dont really like gore) and it wasn't dull."

analeigh_marie_coun shared a tip "I"

erin_preston_1165 shared a tip "Omg these books where my childhood!"

bihskizz shared a tip "6/10"

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lillian_hill shared a tip "It’s not my personal favorite but it’s pretty good"

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lemon_chocolate shared a tip "I just love how this played out, there's not much words in my vocabulary that can show how much i love these types of movies"

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becca_julian shared a tip "I did! I remember reading them as a kid in our furnished basement with the lights off 😂"

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sarah_1509 shared a tip "Really good. Way better then I thought it would be. Loved the books and this was a solid adaptation."

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MysteryLover shared a tip "It’s a good solid thriller/ horror film"

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frogg_happy shared a tip "So good wth"

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alice_whipple shared a tip "A good introduction to horror. Mild scares without gore"

britney_castillo shared a tip "Amazing!!"

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robyn_citizen shared a tip "If you were a fan of the book series watch this"

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sammie_rodriguez shared a tip "Great beginner horror movie. Brings me back to childhood 😁 #nostalgia #horror_and_ghost_stories"

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sydney_anime shared a tip "so good"

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sssara shared a tip "It's not that scary. Very suspenseful though."

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alden_s. shared a tip "Just scary enough and doesn't take itself too seriously. Best enjoyed with a friend."


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marie_malu shared a tip "I really enjoyed how the girl and the boy met in the begging"

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blockblastet shared a tip "I would get nightmares if I saw this as a kid. In a good way"

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kali_meyers_7332 shared a tip "A great modern horror movie!"

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sarah_fraley_6626 shared a tip "Still hoping for a part 2"

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duck_lives_matter shared a tip "It is really good and like the book"

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papillon_mechant shared a tip "such a good movie. still waiting for a number 2 😩"

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witchchick444 shared a tip "Kinds scary more of a thriller and mystery but still so good"

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