Horror. Based on the series by Alvin Schwartz. In a small town in 1968, a high-school senior (Zoe Margaret Colletti) and her friends (Gabriel Rush, Austin Zajur) start experiencing strange things after discovering a mysterious journal containing stories that appear to come true.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, profanity, cursing, vulgar expressions, and ethno-cultural slurs
- Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and weapons violence in a horror context - little blood, some detail
- Frequent portrayals of nightmarish imagery, transformations, and frightening scenes - no blood, some detail
- Uncovering the truth
- Fear of the unknown
- Friendship and belonging
Rated 14A for frightening scenes in a genre context