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Are You Afraid of the Dark?

Are You Afraid of the Dark?

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  • Premiered: 
    October 11, 2019
    (Click date to see TV listings for that day)

  • Network: Nick
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Drama
  • Type: Live Action
  • Concept: 
    Updated version of Are You Afraid of the Dark? 
  • Subject Matter: Horror
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  • Complete Series + 3 Episodes from Original Series
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Plot Synopsis

Based on the '90s series of the same name and re-imagined as a three-part limited series, ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK? follows members of an entirely new Midnight Society, who tell a terrifying tale of the Carnival of Doom and its evil ringmaster Mr. Tophat, only to witness the shocking story come frightfully to life. The new members of the Midnight Society are: Rachel; Gavin; Akiko; Graham; and Louise. Episodes of ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK? premiere from 7-8pm ET/PT on Nickelodeon on consecutive Fridays, starting October 11 through October 25:

"Part 1: Submitted for Approval" (Friday, October 11, 2019 at 7pm): Tormented by a series of scary nightmares, a new girl in school feels isolated and out of place until a mysterious group invites her to join its ranks; all she has to do is tell a truly terrifying story.

"Part 2: Opening Night" (Friday, October 18, 2019 at 7pm): When a friend's disappearance seems to be linked to Rachel's story, the Midnight Society decides to attend the Carnival of Doom to determine if it is the same carnival from Rachel's nightmares.

"Part 3: Destroy All Tophats" (Friday, October 25, 2019 at 7pm): Members of the Midnight Society tell a terrifying tale of the Carnival of Doom and its evil ringmaster, Mr. Tophat, only to witness the shocking story come frightfully to life.
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On Tuesday, August 11, 2020 Paramount Home Entertainment and Nickelodeon Home Entertainment released ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK? on DVD plus three fan-favorite episodes from the original series. Re-imagined for a new generation, Nickelodeon's all-new version of '90s kids' cult classic is creepy good. The three-part limited series follows members of an entirely new Midnight Society, who tell a terrifying tale of the Carnival of Doom and its evil ringmaster Mr. Top Hat, only to witness the shocking story come frightfully to life and prepare for an adventure beyond their wildest nightmares. Episodic Running Time: 2 hours, 10 minutes; Special Features Running Time: 1 hour, 13 minutes. A must-own for AFRAID Fans. Buy and binge now! (Click the red "Buy DVDs" button on this page)

ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK? Episodes:
- Part One: "Submitted For Approval"
- Part Two: "Opening Night"
- Part Three: "Destroy All Tophats"

SPECIAL FEATURES (US only):
- Original Series Season 1, Episode 2: "The Tale of Laughing in the Dark"
- Original Series Season 4, Episode 8: "The Tale of the Ghastly Grinner"
- Original Series Season 5, Episode 1: "The Tale of the Dead Man's Float"

Cast

Production & Distribution

  • Produced by ACE Entertainment