“There’s a clock in the walls. We don’t know what it does, except… something horrible.”
The first trailer for Eli Roth‘s movie adaptation of John Bellairs’ 1973 children’s book is here. The House With A Clock In Its Walls revolves around recently orphaned Lewis Barnavelt (Owen Vaccaro, Daddy’s Home) who is moving in with his mysterious uncle Jonathan Barnavelt (Jack Black) whom he discovers is a warlock with average skills. Joining them is Jonathan’s next-door neighbor, good friend and powerful good witch Florence Zimmermann (Cate Blanchett). The trio is set to destroy a clock with the power to bring about the end of the world.
The movie also stars Kyle MacLachlan, Renée Elise Goldsberry, and Colleen Camp.
The House With A Clock In Its Walls will be out on September 21, 2018.