Nightbooks is an upcoming American film of the dark fantasy genre, and the film has been Mikki Daughtry and Tobias Iaconis; David Yarovesky has directed the movie. The Netflix exclusive film is based on the 2018 horror novel of the same name, Nightbooks by J. A. White.
The plot of the movie is Alex, who enjoys writing scary stories, has been teleported in an apartment where an evil witch has imprisoned him, and she tells him to write a bloodcurdling story every day or else she will change her mind and kill him. As Alex lives in the witch’s apartment, he met Yasmin, another child prisoner like Alex; together, they survive the enchanted and accursed witch’s apartment and tries to find a way to escape from the evil clutches of the wicked witch.
When and Where to Watch?
The release date of Nightbooks on Netflix is scheduled to be on September 15, 2021. This film is going to be an original on the Netflix platform only, and it can be watched solely on Netflix only. This new original horror film can be watched on Netflix even with a basic plan which starts from $8.99, Rs. 199, which can be streamed only on mobile and tablet.
The fans do not have to pay any extra amount for the availability of the movie. The non-Netflix users can not watch this film as it will not be available on other OTT platforms in the mere future also.
The Cast of Nightbooks
The cast of Nightbooks comprises Krysten Ritter, Lidya Jewett, and Winslow Fegley. As per the trailer available on the official channel of Netflix on Youtube, we can expect Winslow(Alex) to be in the star lead and Lidya Jewett being his partner in crime, and we will be watching Krysten Ritter as the antagonist in the Netflix exclusive movie.
We can expect a positive impression of the movie as we have seen the cast in renowned series; for instance, Krysten Ritter has played a role in Breaking Bad, The Defenders, Jessica Jones, and Do not trust the B—- in Apartment 23. The child actors have just started their careers, and they have already been a part of the series, which has an enormous fan base worldwide.
Winslow Fegley has starred in The Good Doctor and Fast Layne. Lidya Jewett has portrayed the role of Sara Hill in the comedy series called Good Girls, and she has also starred in Grey’s Anatomy and Feel the Beat. Looking at the cast and trailer of the horror movie, the audience can expect it to be an exciting and scary movie that they can enjoy watching either alone or with family and friends.
Expectations from the Film
As the month of August comes to an end, we enter the fall season full of spookiness and cold evenings; Netflix has decided to start the spooky season by releasing the trailer of their upcoming horror film Nightbooks which is based on the novel of the same name by J. A. White. Netflix is stepping up the thrills and spookiness with a good old witch, horror books, an occult, and preternatural apartment. This movie has been based on the novel by J. A. White which the readers have loved and bombarded the novel with positive reviews.
The readers find this novel to be a perfect mix of Grimm’s Fairytales and Neil Gaiman’s stories. The novel was spooky and whimsical, and readers could relate to the characters. In addition to the movie based on the book, Netflix is killing it when it comes to horror movies which can be a perfect movie to stream alone and with family or with friends. Therefore, in my opinion, fans should expect this movie to be an exciting and hair-raising movie.