The Best Episodes Directed by Iain Paterson

The Tale of the Bookish Babysitter

#1 - The Tale of the Bookish Babysitter

Are You Afraid of the Dark? Season 3 - Episode 6

A young boy named Ricky, who is obsessed with TV, is put under the care of a babysitter named Belinda. Belinda has a reputation for making children interested in reading. That's because she makes the books come alive. Literally.

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85 votes
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The Tale of Badge

#2 - The Tale of Badge

Are You Afraid of the Dark? Season 5 - Episode 13

Gwen is constantly being upstaged by her brother- even on her birthday. Her grandmother Willy gives her a special necklace and a magical flute that holds the key to a family secret. When her brother accidentally releases an evil creature named Badge, it's up to Gwen to use her musical gift to save her family and herself.

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The Tale of the Chameleons

#3 - The Tale of the Chameleons

Are You Afraid of the Dark? Season 5 - Episode 4

After Janice is bitten by a chameleon at the local pet store, it follows her and her friend Sharon home. The chameleon soon tries to take over Janice's life, following the saying among chameleons- 'Bite you once, bite you twice, a little water, pay the price.' Seems that if a chameleon bites you twice and water touches you, you switch places with the creature.

star 6.73
84 votes
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The Tale of the Closet Keepers

#4 - The Tale of the Closet Keepers

Are You Afraid of the Dark? Season 4 - Episode 11

A girl gets kidnapped by some strange men and thrown in a futuristic cell. She's later joined by a boy that she knows, and it seems that they've been put into a human zoo on an alien planet. Kids from countries all over the world have been captured and are looking to escape.

star 5.72
78 votes
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The Tale of the Virtual Pets

#5 - The Tale of the Virtual Pets

Are You Afraid of the Dark? Season 6 - Episode 3

Isabel and Kate discover that Diggers, the newest and coolest Virtual Pets around, have a mind of their own, and playing with them can be very dangerous.

star 5.59
79 votes
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