In anticipation of the 2014 San Diego Comic-Con, Entertainment Weekly scored the first pair of images from the feature film adaptation of R.L. Stine’s mega-successful Goosebumps series! Check ‘em out right here, and look for more soon!
Jack Black, Ken Marino, Amy Ryan, Odeya Rush, Ryan Lee, Halston Sage, Timothy Simons, Amanda Lund, and Dylan Minnette star.
In the film, directed by Rob Letterman, Black portrays famed children’s horror writer R.L. Stine, whose monsters, it turns out, are actually real. When they escape from his books and attack an unsuspecting town, it’s up to Stine and two teens to get the monsters back into their stories.
Goosebumps, which comes from a screenplay by Darren Lemke and Mike White, is produced by Neal H. Moritz through his Original Film banner and Deborah Forte of Scholastic Entertainment.
Look for it in theatres on August 7, 2015.
And speaking of Comic-Con, the movie’s presentation is part of Sony’s panel on Thursday, July 24th; the details are as follows:
12:30-1:30 PM – Sony Pictures Entertainment (Goosebumps) – Indigo Ballroom, Hilton San Diego Bayfront
Get your first look at two of next summer’s most anticipated films. First, Scholastic’s iconic book series Goosebumps, written by R. L. Stine, has already captured the world’s imagination, selling over 400 million books worldwide. Now it’s coming to the big screen with Jack Black starring as the author himself and Rob Letterman directing. Jack and Rob will tell you all about how Stine’s monsters are coming to life on the big screen. The film hits theaters on August 7, 2015. Then stay tuned as director Chris Columbus has a special video announcement about his upcoming film Pixels, starring Adam Sandler (in theaters May 15, 2015). You’ll find out how one lucky Comic-Con badge-holder might win a chance to be a part of the movie.
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