WATCH: ‘The Witches’ Movie Trailer Starring Anne Hathaway

Arriving October 22 on HBO Max

Beloved children’s author Roald Daul’s 1983 novel The Witches is being adapted into a movie. It stars Anne Hathaway, Octavia Spencer, and Stanley Tucci.

The story is about a young boy who stays with his grandmother at a hotel and a group of witches is attempting to turn the world’s children into mice.

Watch the trailer below:

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“The Witches is a wonderful reimagining of Roald Dahl’s classic tale that combines world-class filmmaking with fantastic performances,” Toby Emmerich, Chairman, Warner Bros. Pictures Group, said in a statement. “It’s fun for the whole family and ideal for this time of year.”

The movie will be available worldwide in theatres on October 28, just in time for Halloween.