Goosebumps | Movie Review 31 Oct 2015   449


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Star Cast: Jack Black, Dylan Minnette, Odeya Rush, Amy Ryan, Ryna Lee
Directed by: Rob Letterman
Genre: Horror
Duration: 1 hour 44 minutes

Critics Review/Rating

Times Of India (TOI):

The celluloid rendering of RL Stine’s Goosebumps is a delightful feat. Despite coming a decade too late, director Rob Letterman ensures that this comic horror film is a hoot all the way. For young,​ voracious readers, Stine’s series was a way of life…
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Mid-Day:

A feature adaptation of acclaimed author R.L. Stine’s children’s stories, this film about a young New York city teen, Zach(Dylan Minnette) who is reluctant to move out of his secure zone to the much quieter town of Greenslade, Delaware (with his Mom)…
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Hindustan Times (HT):

Making a monster film for tweens is a tricky business. Make them too tame and you will never satisfy their budding ghoulish tendencies. Add too much gore and you will see parents leading away a child in tears…
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DNA:

Young boy Zach moves to a new place — by the looks of it, a veteran at it — and here, his mother has been hired as the new vice principal at the school he will attend. He finds a kindred spirit in next-door neighbour Hannah and it’s clear that there’s an innocent attraction blossoming between the two…
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NDTV Movies:

With hundreds of millions of copies floating around in the world, the Goosebumps series abounds with fodder for a big-screen adaptation, so it’s a wonder that all of those books haven’t spontaneously generated a movie by now…
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The Indian Express:

R L Stine has sold 400 million copies of his Goosebumps books, on children facing down monsters, ghosts and ghouls. Goosebumps packs Stine as well as all of them in one film and raises barely a scare…
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