Night books is a famous 2018 children’s horror fantasy novel authored by J. A. White, and now Netflix original is here with the movie version of it. ‘Nightbooks’ is an American kid-friendly thriller fantasy movie directed by David Yarovesky. Mikki Daughtry and Tobias Iaconis write the screenplay. At the same time, the production is done by Sam Raimi, Robert Tapert, Mason Novick, and Michelle Knudsen through Ghost House Pictures and MXN Entertainment.
Michael Abels gives the music. The movie is going to release on September 15, 2021; the distributor is Netflix. The premiere will be in English dub, while the audiences have to wait for the Hindi dub.
What is Expected from the Cast of the ‘Nightbooks’?
The film is based on a book named ‘Nightbooks’ by J. A. White. The storyline is effective and appropriate for middle-class children. It has some scary and thrilling moments with witches and magic. Though, some funny scenes have also been cast. The film revolves around middle-class children. The main casts are Winslow Fegley as Alex, Lidya Jewett as Yazmin, and an evil witch. The lead characters will be Jess Brown, KhiylaAynne, Miley Haik, LuxtonHandspiker, Taylor Belle, Liam Couvion, and Eden Gjoka.
What is the Plot?
Netflix original has officially released the trailer of the film. The protagonist is Alex, a boy who writes scary stories. He is being trapped in an evil young witch’s contemporary house in New York City. Krysten Ritter, an evil witch, imprisoned Alex in her magical apartment and asked Alex for a scary story at night daily if he wants to stay alive. Alex is repeatedly trying to escape but will never be successful due to the evil magical spells.
And then Alex came across another prisoner, Yazmin, who teaches Alex everything necessary for survival in that evil enchanted house. So Alex teams up with Yazmin to escape from that magical apartment. The storyline shows the struggle of both Alex and Yazmin to survive besides all the magical and scary encounters and adventures to escape from an evil witch with magic on their way.
The film will have an unexpected and twisted ending. The plot shows the victory of true friendship and loyalty at a young age. Despite the deadly encounters, ‘Nightbooks’ is a family film with a powerful message regarding self-acceptance.
Is it Worth Waiting?
Just in time to start Halloween, Netflix is again killing with another horror and fantasy-based film, ‘Night books.’ It is a middle-aged children’s story. The audience will come away with a message about the significance of courage, friendship, compassion, and accepting yourself. The suspense of the film makes it more interesting and keeps the audience wondering what will happen next.
The storyline is amazing and would be best for those who love a fast-paced and frightening story. However, it will be more exciting for the audience, like mature 3rd grade and up. It is a must-watch for children who like horror and fantasy-based script.