Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (2010) - Plot Summary Poster

Plot Summary

  • A young girl is sent to live with her estranged father and his girlfriend at their new home. The father, Alex has plans to spruce up the home with the help of his interior decorator girlfriend, Kim. The previous owner of the home was a famous painter who mysteriously disappeared. Alex's daughter, Sally, soon discovers the cause of the painter's disappearance.

    - Written by Jeff Mellinger
  • In Rhode Island, interior designers Alex and his girlfriend Kim welcome Alex's nine year daughter, Sally, who was sent by her mother to live with them. The couple brings Sally to the manor of the painter Emerson Blackwood, who had disappeared with his son many years ago, and Alex has invested all his money in the mansion expecting to be promoted in his business with the restoration of the house. Sally rejects Kim and feels lonely in the mansion and while walking on the real estate, she finds that the manor has a hidden basement. Alex's employee William Harris, who is a descendant of Blackwood, warns Sally to never go to the basement but the girl overhears voices in the ash pit calling her. However Sally brings a wrench and removes the bolts of the ash pit cover. Soon, Sally discovers the owners of the voices. However, Alex and Kim believe that it is only her imagination.

    - Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • A young girl sent to live with her father and his new girlfriend believes that she has released creatures from a sealed ash pit in the basement of her new home.

    - Written by Anonymous


The movie starts off at Blackwood Manor some time ago (to the point where they use candles as lights)...

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