Does anyone else suddenly have goose bumps? It could be because Netflix just released a full trailer of its Street of fear film trilogy event. Based on the classic horror novels written by RL Stine, Street of fear It is divided into three independent films that come together to tell a unified and terrifying story.
In 1994, a group of teenagers discover that the terrible events that have haunted their city for generations may be connected and may be the next targets. Based on RL Stine’s best-selling horror series, Street of fear follow the sinister story of Shadyside through a 300-year-old nightmare in the making.
Appropriately, Netflix Street of fear The trilogy looks old school all over. Is anyone else getting heavy vibes from Wes Craven and John Carpenter from today’s trailer? I can’t be the only one. These movies seem to have several ingredients that make me think of movies like Friday the 13th, He shouted‘and even Robert Eggers’ The VVitch: A New-England Folktale. As a Stine’s fan for as long as I can remember, I have never been more prepared to see this series of horror stories brought to life on the small screen.
To find out what kind of scares each chapter plans to deliver, check out the game lines below:
Fear Street Part 1: 1994
A circle of teenage friends accidentally stumble upon the ancient evil responsible for a series of brutal murders that have plagued their city for more than 300 years. Welcome to Shadyside.
Fear Street Part 2: 1978
Shadyside, 1978. School ended in the summer and activities at Camp Nightwing are about to begin. But when another Shadysider is possessed by the urge to kill, fun in the sun turns into a gruesome fight for survival.
Street of Fear, Part 3: 1666
The origins of Sarah Fier’s curse are finally revealed when the story comes full circle on a night that changes the lives of the Shadysiders forever.
“As a filmmaker making Fear Street, but also as a movie lover, I was very excited to pay tribute to some of the great eras of horror movies. By 1994, Scream stood out above all the rest – its ultimate ’90s horror and, I think, one of the brightest movies ever made, period. Then by 1978, I got to see the heyday of slasher movies: Friday the 13th, Halloween, Nightmare on Elm Street. By 1666 … I found that the best inspiration for me lay in the beautiful rotten world of Terence Malick’s The New World. “ says Leigh Janiak, director of the Street of fear trilogy.
Fear Street Part 1: 1994 released globally on Netflix on July 2, 2021.
Fear Street Part 2: 1978 released globally on Netflix on July 9, 2021.
Street of Fear, Part 3: 1666 released globally on Netflix on July 16, 2021.