Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween Movie

No one does Halloween like Slappy.

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Halloween comes to life in a brand-new comedy adventure based on R.L. Stine’s 400-million-selling series of books.

 Who’s Involved:


Jack Black, Ken Jeong, Odeya Rush, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Neal H. Moritz, Rob Lieber, Deborah Forte, Ben O’Brien, Madison Iseman, Tania Landau, Ari… more »


 Release Date:

Friday, October 12, 2018 (Nationwide)

scary creature action and images, some thematic elements, rude humor and language
 Runtime: 2 hrs, 0 m
 Language: English

Plot: What’s the story about?

While collecting junk one day, best friends Sonny and Sam meet Slappy, a mischievous talking dummy from an unpublished “Goosebumps” book by R.L. Stine. Hoping to start his own family, Slappy kidnaps Sonny’s mother and brings all of his ghoulish friends back to life — just in time for Halloween. As the sleepy town becomes overrun with monsters, witches and other mysterious creatures, Sonny joins forces with his sister, Sam and a kindly neighbor to save Sonny’s mom and foil Slappy’s plan.

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Who stars in Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween: Cast List

Jack Black … Slappy (voice)

Untitled Mario Film, Kung Fu Panda 2

Madison Iseman

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, Fear of Rain

Ben O’Brien

Caleel Harris

Jeremy Ray Taylor

Senior Year, IT

Wendi McLendon-Covey

Blended, Magic Mike

Ken Jeong

Scoob!, The Hangover Part II

Chris Parnel

Odeya Rush … Hannah

Umma, Spinning Man

Who’s making Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween: Crew List

A look at the Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film’s director Ari Sandel last directed When We First Met and The DUFF. The film’s writer Rob Lieber last wrote Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day and Hoot.


Ari Sandel


Rob Lieber


Deborah Forte
Neal H. Moritz

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Production: What we know about Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween?

Key Facts

  1. Sony has two versions in Goosebumps sequel movies in development. One of these scripts features original star Jack Black, and one does not (Variety, 12/12/17).
  2. More of a reboot to the 2015 family film, which grossed more than $157 million worldwide in box office.

Filming Timeline

  1. September 2018: The film was in Completed status.
  2. July 2018: The film was in Post-Production status.
  3. April 2018: The film was in Production status.
  4. January 2017: The film was in Pre-Production status.
  5. April 2016: The film was in Development status.

    Sony is moving forward on a sequel. Director Rob Letterman and writer Darren Lemke are in talks to return.

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween Release Date: When was the film released?

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween was released in 2018 on Friday, October 12, 2018 (Nationwide release). There were 18 other movies released on the same date, including First ManBad Times at the El Royale and Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, January 152019
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