Watch the new trailer for the upcoming movie adaptation of the Goosebumps books

By Drew Mackie
Updated July 08, 2015 11:05 PM
Credit: Columbia Pictures

Fans of the Goosebumps series of books may have been wondering which of their favorite installments would get shout-outs in the forthcoming movie adaptation.

Good news: All of them are.

The movie trailer released Wednesday features Jack Black as R.L. Stine, the man who authored the long-running series of kids’ horror books. Stine, alongside teens played by Dylan Minnette and Odeya Rush, must face off against all of the boogeymen from the entire series once they’re magically unleashed in the real world.

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Among the books referenced directly in the trailer are The Abominable Snowman of Pasadena and Revenge of the Lawn Gnomes.

The film is directed by Rob Letterman, who previously directed Black in 2010’s Gulliver’s Travels. It’s scheduled for release on Oct. 16.