Goosebumps is a 2015 American horror comedy film based on the children's book series of the same name by R.L. Stine. It was directed by Rob Letterman, and written by Darren Lemke, based from a story by Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski. The film stars Jack Black in a triple role, Dylan Minnette, Odeya Rush, Amy Ryan, Ryan Lee Jillian Bell, and Halston Sage. It was financed by Sony, LStar Capital and Village Roadshow Pictures and also produced by Original Film and Scholastic Entertainment
The film premiered on June 24, 2015 at the CineEurope fair in Barcelona, Spain, and was theatrically released on October 16, 2015 in the United States by Sony Pictures Entertainment under its Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation labels. Goosebumps has grossed over $150 million against its $84 million budget. It received nominations for the Las Vegas Film Critics Society for Best Family Film and the Visual Effects Society for Outstanding Visual Effects in a Special Venue Project.