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1 Nov

gb1Goosebumps was one easily accessible fiction for most children growing up in the 90’s that had a huge fan following then and even now. In my case, there was a plethora of the series in my School Library and hence naturally this one become a regular read and forthwith a childhood favorite that gave goosebumps every time I read it because of its spooky horror element mixed with twists and genuine humor.

Directed by Rob Letterman who gave a lame rework of Gulliver’s Travels back in 2010, the cinematic version of the popular novel do hold the spookiness that the books offer, but only up to an extent. The screenplay by Darren Lemke based upon an original story by Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski mixes up creatures like Slappy The Dummy, Zombies, Werewolf, Giant Mantis and Abominable Snowman from the goosebumps series which all gets to be a part of less than two hours long narrative.

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