I hope you’re as excited as I am for the upcoming film adaptation of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, but there’s another film based around the popular book series and it’s a documentary that looks into the history and controversy behind them. Titled Scary Stories, the film is directed by Cody Meirick and features over 40 interviews including author Alvin Schwartz‘s family alongside his peers and fans.
Scary Stories opens in limited release April 26th, and will be available on VOD platforms May 7th.
Explore the history of one of the most controversial works of modern children’s literature: The best selling teen classic Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, which scared a generation of young readers and became one of the most banned books of modern times. Scary Stories creates both the ultimate celebration and dissertation of this iconic piece of horror literature.