Guillermo del Toro's Don't Be Afraid of the Dark Remake Gets a Distributor
02.15.11 by BrentJS
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark, producer Guillermo del Toro's remake of the 1973 made-for-TV movie of the same name, has been picked up for domestic distribution by Peter Schlessel and Bob Berney's FilmDistrict according to Deadline. Don't Be Afraid of the Dark was directed by Troy Nixey (Latchkey's Lament) and stars Bailee Madison as a young girl who accidentally awakens the evil creatures living in the basement of the mansion that her father (Guy Pearce) and his girlfriend (Katie Holmes) are renovating. A release date of August 12th has been set for the movie.
Here's the fright-inducing trailer for the movie, if you haven't seen it already.
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