Lionsgate Reveals Home Video Release Details for Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

The Digital version will at least be available in time for Halloween, but you’ll have to wait a little bit longer for the physical release.

By Chris Morse

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is on its way to home video with release details just revealed today by Lionsgate. Arriving on October 22nd, just in time for Halloween, is the Digital version of the film, but physical collectors will have to wait until November 5th for those versions to roll out.

There will be both your standard Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital combo pack as well as a 4K Ultra HD version, which also includes a Blu-ray copy and Digital redemption code. Pre-orders are not yet available, but you can have a look below for the special features and cover art for each release.


This film adaptation of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark follows a group of teens who must solve the mystery surrounding a wave of spectacularly horrific deaths in their small town.

The cast includes Zoe Colletti (Annie), Michael Garza (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1), Austin Abrams (Paper Towns), Gabriel Rush (Moonrise Kingdom, The Grand Budapest Hotel), Austin Zajur (Fist Fight), Natalie Ganzhorn (Make It Pop), Dean Norris (Breaking Bad), Gil Bellows (The Shawshank Redemption), and Lorraine Toussaint (Selma, Orange is the New Black).

André Øvredal directs the movie, which is based on a script by Guillermo del Toro along with Daniel Hageman, Kevin Hageman, Patrick Melton, and Marcus Dunstan.

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Chris Morse

Programmer by day, writer by night. Having grown up surrounded by plenty of horror movies and video games, it only made sense for Chris to combine all of these passions into one place: Dead Entertainment. Whether he's working on designs, tinkering with the platform, or just writing up the latest horror news, he's sure to be hard at work keeping the wheels turning on this website no matter what time of day it is. When not coding or gaming, you can find him donning a Cheesehead and heading to the Midwest to cheer on his favorite NFL team, the Green Bay Packers. #GoPackGo