Don't Be Afraid of the Dark

Don't Be Afraid of the Dark

"Fear is never just make believe"
  • R
  • 2010
  • 1 hr 39 min
  • 5.6  (46,899)
  • 56

Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark is an American horror film that centers around a 19th-century mansion in Rhode Island. The haunted mansion, Blackwood Manor has quite the history of violence and many secrets locked beneath the floorboards. The previous owner, who was a painter, mysteriously disappeared and a new family is moving in. A reluctant 8-year-old Sally has been sent to live with her father Alex and his new girlfriend, Kim in Providence, Rhode Island. Soon after moving into their new home, Sally stumbles onto an undiscovered basement. She hears voices coming from a furnace that has been locked shut. Curious, the young girl unbolts the furnace she unwillingly unleashes monsters that wish to rebuild their undead Army. With the help of a handyman that knows the true secrets of the house, Sally must convince her father of the truth of the creatures she saw. Time is running out in this eerie thriller as Sally attempts to enlist her father and his girlfriend into a battle against the monsters before it is too late.

Don't Be Afraid of the Dark
Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark: Under The Sheet Now Playing (TV Spot)
Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark: Under The Sheet Now Playing (TV Spot)

Trailer - 32 sec

Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark: Bath
Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark: Bath

Clip - 56 sec

Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark: There Is A Door In Here
Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark: There Is A Door In Here

Clip - 36 sec

Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark
Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark

Trailer - 2 min 32 sec

Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark: Behind-The-Scenes (Bailee Madison)
Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark: Behind-The-Scenes (Bailee Madison)

Behind the Scenes - 2 min 39 sec

Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark: Under The Sheet Starts August 26 (TV Spot)
Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark: Under The Sheet Starts August 26 (TV Spot)

Trailer - 32 sec

Description
Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark is an American horror film that centers around a 19th-century mansion in Rhode Island. The haunted mansion, Blackwood Manor has quite the history of violence and many secrets locked beneath the floorboards. The previous owner, who was a painter, mysteriously disappeared and a new family is moving in.

A reluctant 8-year-old Sally has been sent to live with her father Alex and his new girlfriend, Kim in Providence, Rhode Island. Soon after moving into their new home, Sally stumbles onto an undiscovered basement. She hears voices coming from a furnace that has been locked shut. Curious, the young girl unbolts the furnace she unwillingly unleashes monsters that wish to rebuild their undead Army.

With the help of a handyman that knows the true secrets of the house, Sally must convince her father of the truth of the creatures she saw. Time is running out in this eerie thriller as Sally attempts to enlist her father and his girlfriend into a battle against the monsters before it is too late.

Don't Be Afraid of the Dark is a 2010 fantasy movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 39 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.6 and a MetaScore of 56.

Don't Be Afraid of the Dark is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent Don't Be Afraid of the Dark for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2010
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 39 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.6  (46,899)
  • Metascore
    56