‘Nightbooks’: Release Date, Plot, Cast, Trailer, And More

‘Nightbooks’: Release Date, Plot, Cast, Trailer, And More

Two kids must find a way to escape an evil witch's magical house. ‘Nightbooks’ is coming to Netflix in September.

Halloween is coming early this year as Netflix introduces 'Nightbooks.' Jessica Jones' star Krysten Ritter leads the cast list for the exciting family fantasy-horror movie.

'Nightbooks' is adapted from the screenplay written by Mikki Daughtry and Tobias Iaconis, based on J.A. White’s book of the same name. 

The film is directed by David Yarovesky. David is known for his work on the dark superhero film 'Brightburn.'

'Nightbooks' is a great film to introduce young kids to horror films. 

Here is everything you need to know about 'Nightbooks' including release date, plot, cast, trailer, and more. 

When Will ‘Nightbooks’ Release?

'Nightbooks' is coming to Netflix on September 15th, 2021. The film will be available for streaming to subscribers worldwide.

'Nightbooks' started filming on October 14th, 2020. Production for the film wrapped on December 17th, 2020. The movie is officially under post-production by April 2021.


What Is The Plot Of ‘Nightbooks’?

The film centers around Alex and Yasmin, two kids trapped by an evil witch in her magical apartment. Alex is obsessed with scary stories. One night, a witch appears and asks him why she should spare his life.

Alex managed to convince the witch to let him live, but he must tell her a scary story every night in exchange. Alex and Yasmin decide to team-up to escape. Alex comes up with a plan to write a story that will trick the witch. But will he manage to outwit her? Will Alex's plan succeed? We have a few weeks left to find out.


Who Is Cast In ‘Nightbooks’?

'Jessica Jones' star Krysten Ritter is playing the scary witch Natacha, who traps Alex and Yasmin in her magical abode.

Winslow Fegley and Lidya Jewett play Alex and Yasmin.

Fegley's break-out role was in the Disney movie 'Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made' as the titular Timmy. 'Nightbooks' is not Fegley's first rodeo with horror films. The young star also appeared in the chilling 2020 horror film 'Come Play.'

Jewett is known for her supporting roles in NBC's 'Good Girls,' ABC's 'Grey's Anatomy,' and the feature film 'Hidden Figures.'

The rest of the cast list include:

Jess Brown- Mom
Khiyla Aynee as Jenny
Miley Haik as Mia
Luxton Handspiker as Todd
Liam Couvion as Newsie
Taylor Belle as Little Natasha
Eden Gjoka as Cody


Is There An Official Trailer For ‘Nightbooks’? 

Netflix finally releases the official trailer for ‘Nightbooks’. Watch Alex and Yasmin devise a plan to escape the scary witch in the trailer below! Save the date. 'Nightbooks' is coming to Netflix on September 15th, 2021.


How Long Will The Movie Run? 

Better get the popcorn ready for the kids! ‘Nightbooks’ has a confirmed runtime of 100 minutes. Are you excited to see 'Nightbooks'? Let us know in the comments.

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