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Twelve year old Ryan Billings has been diagnosed with an acute fear of the dark. He spends each night lying awake in torment, waiting and watching as the evil in the darkness grows stronger, feeding off his fear. His older brother Dale, suspects that there is nothing wrong with Ryan and that this is just a ploy for more attention. Regardless, he promises to watch over his little brother as their parents head off to a party for the night. Outside a storm rages and when the power goes out, darkness envelops the house. Ryan knows that tonight the evil has finally come to claim him. Dale desperately tries everything to try and calm him down, until the horrors in the dark make him realize Ryan had good reason to be so afraid!

  1. K.C. Bascombe

    Director

  2. John Sullivan

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Kevin Zegers

    Kevin Zegers

    Dale Billings

  2. Rachel Skarsten

    Rachel Skarsten

    Heather Fontaine

  3. Charles Powell

    Eric Billings

  4. Linda Purl

    Sandy Bilings

  5. Jesse James

    Jesse James

    Ryan Billings

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Fear of the Dark
Fear of the Dark

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  • January 1, 2003
    PG-13
    Theatrical

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    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 26m

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