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Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (2010)

Director: Troy Nixey

Writers: Guillermo del Toro; Matthew Robbins

Music by: Marco Beltrami; Buck Sanders

Producers: Guillermo del Toro; Mark Johnson

Keywords: Horror

Remake of the 1973 film of the same name follows a young girl as she learns of the existence of terrifying creatures intent on capturing her inside her new home.

Remake of Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (1973). Eight-year old Sally Hurst, a young girl emotionally stunted from an Adderall addiction courtesy of her mother, is invited to live with father Alex and girlfriend Kim in a large house in Providence County, Rhode Island. The manor, unbeknownst to its present-day occupants, plays host to a cast of mysterious creatures subsisting off of the teeth of children, a fact that becomes readily evident when their strange calls for Sally force her family into a frightening situation where they must work to prevent the young girl from being assimilated into their army.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Alan Dale
6-May-1947   Caleb Nichol on The O.C.
Guillermo del Toro
Film Director
9-Oct-1964   Hellboy
Katie Holmes
18-Dec-1978   Joey Potter on Dawson's Creek
Bailee Madison
15-Oct-1999   Bridge to Terabithia
Guy Pearce
5-Oct-1967   Memento, L.A. Confidential
Jack Thompson
31-Aug-1940   Sunday Too Far Away


Katie Holmes   ...   Kim
Guy Pearce   ...   Alex
Bailee Madison   ...   Sally
Jack Thompson   ...   Harris
Garry McDonald   ...   Blackwood
Alan Dale   ...   Charles Jacoby
Julia Blake   ...   Mrs. Underhill
Bruce Gleeson   ...   Buggy Driver
Edwina Ritchard   ...   Housekeeper
Carolyn Shakespeare-Allen   ...   Airport Cart Driver
David Tocci   ...   Workman
Lance Drisdale   ...   Policeman
Nicholas Bell   ...   Psychiatrist
Libby Gott   ...   Nurse
James Mackay   ...   Librarian
Emelia Burns   ...   Caterer
Trudy Hellier   ...   Evelyn Jacoby
Terry Kenwrick   ...   Bill
Creature Voices
Grant Piro   ...   Creature
Todd MacDonald   ...   Creature
Angus Smallwood   ...   Creature
Dylan Young   ...   Creature
Guillermo del Toro   ...   Creature
Abbe Holmes   ...   Voice of Joanne


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