Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990–2000)

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A group of kids get together in the woods, and tell ghost stories.

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Ross Hull ...
 Gary (68 episodes, 1990-2000)
Raine Pare-Coull ...
 Betty Ann (65 episodes, 1990-1996)
Jodie Resther ...
 Kiki (65 episodes, 1990-1996)
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 Tucker (65 episodes, 1994-2000)
Jason Alisharan ...
 Frank (52 episodes, 1990-1995)
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 Sam (37 episodes, 1994-1996)
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A group of kids calling themselves "The Midnight Society" spends each episode sitting around a campfire swapping scary stories. Creepy, but never gory or excessively frightening, common subjects included haunted houses, what goes on behind the neighbor's walls, and other things that go bump in the night. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Submitted for the approval of the Midnight Society, I call this story...


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The reason why you never see anyone striking any matches on the show is because Nickelodeon didn't want to teach kids how to light matches. There was one instance that slipped by Standards and Practices in the episode _"Are You Afraid of the Dark?" (1990) {The Tale of the Hungry Hounds (#1.5)}_ whee the main character (played by Mia Kirshner had to light a lantern however. See more »

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[repeated line, after someone calls him a nutbag behind his back]
Dr. Vink: And by the way... I am *not* a nutbag!
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Arranged and produced by Ray Fabi
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Part of my Childhood
8 March 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This show was a must see for Snick on Saturday nights when I was growing up. Some episodes actually scared me. I loved it and still would like to see it. Better than some of the crap they have on tv for kids now. Everybody remembers this show and loves it. Silly and campy as it was, it was good.


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