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Jack Black is R.L. Stine in First Trailer for ‘Goosebumps’

Like many kids of the 90s, I grew up as a big fan of R.L. Stine’s series of horror novels Goosebumps. I still remember going to bed at night and having to turn over my copy of “Night of the Living Dummy” so the iconic cover wouldn’t give me nightmares. Well, it looks like Hollywood is […]

R.L. Stine Makes His Long Awaited Return To ‘Fear Street’ Book Series

Before R.L. Stine gave us Goosebumps, he frightened us with his horror book series Fear Street, which launched in 1989, three years prior to his better known Goosebumps books.  Unlike those books, however, Fear Street was catered towards teenagers rather than children, often featuring more blood and gore. The Fear Street series takes place in the fictional city of ShadySide, Ohio, where teenagers […]

Alvin Schwartz’s ‘Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark’ Receives The Big Screen Treatment

I grew up reading Alvin Schwartz’s Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark as well as the sequels More Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark and Scary Stories 3: More Tales to Chill Your Bones. Much like R.L. Stine’s Goosebumps series, Schwartz’s Scary Stories introduced me and many young readers to the world of […]

R.L. Stine’s Goosebumps Coming To The Big-Screen Starring…Jack Black?

Let’s face it, all good horror fans come from somewhere and there’s no question that a good number of us grew up collecting many in R.L. Stine’s beloved horror-tinged book series Goosebumps. Previously adapted for the small screen and sporting early roles for many well-known actors today (Ryan Gosling!), the news has come down the pipeline […]