‘Don’t Be Afraid of The Dark’ Red Band Trailer | Screen

26 Aug

don t be afraid of the dark

It’s been hyped up, hotly anticipated and pushed hard by the big canvass behind it, but at the end of the day Don’t Be Agoraphobic of the Aphotic is retributive not that scary.

Sure, Weight Nixey’s haunted asylum picture – co-produced and co-scripted by Guillermo Del Toro – has the soaring end bonafides, revealed in the sumptuous wood-paneled residence background and the forbearing, operatic camera movements. It’s got the eerie historical nimbus, the tortured issue and the expressionistic rendition of shadowy figures creeping through the darkness.

Don’t Be Afraid of The Dark’ Red Band Trailer | Screen

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