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Player Beware! Looking Back at GOOSEBUMPS Game ESCAPE FROM HORRORLAND

For many kids born and raised in the 1990s, GOOSEBUMPS was their first taste of the horror genre. R.L. Stine’s successful book series spawned an equally beloved TV series, and led to a merchandising empire that wouldn’t be challenged until a certain scarred wizard came onto the scene. One of the inevitable multimedia avenues that […]

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Watch the “Dead Kids Club” Summon the GIVERTAKER in This Spooky New Short!

The Halloween hits just keep coming, and we’re just getting warmed up with our non-stop gallery of short, sharp and shocking films to add to your lights-out viewing playlist for October. Next up is GIVERTAKER, which taps into the spirit of the 1990s young-adult horror fiction phenomenon (including R.L. Stine’s GOOSEBUMPS), as you can clearly […]

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The GOOSEBUMPS Movie Is Nearly Perfect, Except For These 2 Things…

For me personally, GOOSEBUMPS (the books and show) were a bit after my time, so I knew nothing about R.L. Stine’s various horrific stories, or the property in general other than the very basics. So ideally, in regards to the movie adaptation fronted by Jack Black and helmed by Rob Letterman, I was the target […]

INTERVIEW with GOOSEBUMPS Stars Odeya Rush, Dylan Minnette, and Ryan Lee

We called ourselves “Chocoholics Anonymous.” My name was William Bibbiani. With me were GOOSEBUMPS stars Dylan Minnette, Ryan Lee and Odeya Rush, the latter of whom shared a story about sneaking into the candy stash and being forbidden from eating chocolate ever again, except on Saturdays. So that’s why we had our name. It’s the […]

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We Interview GOOSEBUMPS Director Rob Letterman!

Nostalgia rules at the box office, but although films like TRANSFORMERS and TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES are making a mint off of our collective interest in kids stuff from the 1980s and 1990s, their filmmakers aren’t responsible for shoving every last part of their respective franchises into a single film. Rob Letterman’s job was quite […]

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Five Reasons Why GOOSEBUMPS is Awesome!

I was in the sixth grade and this kid sat next to me, god only knows his name now, and he slipped me a GOOSEBUMPS paperback with a green scary mask on the cover. He handed it to me under the desk like it was some sort of contraband. If the book had been thicker […]