Cabinet of Curiosities Starts October 25 | Watch Trailer
Netflix will be streaming a brand new horror anthology titled ‘Cabinet of Curiosities’ starting on October 25, 2022.
Unlike most Netflix releases, Cabinet of Curiosities will be released over the course of four days, with the first two episodes releasing on the day of the premiere.
After that, Netflix will release the remaining episodes two at a time until the finale on October 28, just in time for Halloween.
This 4-day release is going to be part of the streaming service’s Netflix and Chills Halloween event.
This is the expected order of the episodes in Cabinet of Curiosities, along with the episode titles:
Episode 1: “The Murmuring”
This will be one of the two episodes that will be based on an original Guillermo Del Toro short story. It will be directed by Jennifer Kent (The Babadook) and will feature Essie Davis (The Babadook), Andrew Lincoln (The Walking Dead), and Hannah Galway (Sex/Life).
Episode 2: “The Autopsy”
Directed by David Prior (The Empty Man), this episode will star Luke Roberts (The Batman), F. Murray Abraham (Amadeus), and Glynn Turman. Based on a short story by Michael Shea, the episode is written by David S. Goyer (The Dark Knight).
Episode 3: “Lot 36”
The second episode based on a short story by Del Toro, this will be written by Regina Corrado (The Strain) and directed by veteran cinematographer Guillermo Navarro (Pan’s Labyrinth). The cast includes Tim Blake Nelson (O Brother, Where Art Thou?), Sebastian Roché, Demetrius Grosse (Lovecraft Country), and Elpidia Carrillo.
Episode 4: “Pickman’s Model”
The fourth episode will star Crispin Glover (Back to the Future) and Ben Barnes (Shadow and Bone); it is based on a short story by H.P. Lovecraft and written by Lee Patterson. The director is Keith Thomas, who is also the director for the remake of Stephen King’s Firestarter for Universal and Blumhouse.
Episode 5: “The Viewing”
Peter Weller (RoboCop) and Sofia Boutella (Kingsman: The Secret Service) make up the cast for the fifth episode. It will be directed by Panos Cosmatos and co-written with Aaron Stewart-Ahn who both worked together previously on Mandy.
Episode 6: “Dreams in the Witch House”
The sixth episode will mark the second based on a short story by H.P. Lovecraft and will be under the direction of Twilight director Catherine Hardwicke. It is written by Mika Watkins (Black Mirror) and will star Rupert Grint (The Servant).
Episode 7: “Graveyard Rats”
The seventh episode of Cabinet of Curiosities will star David Hewlett (Shape of Water). The episode is written by Henry Kuttner (The Twilight Zone) and will be directed by Vincenzo Natali (Cube, In the Tall Grass).
Episode 8: “Some Other Animal’s Meat”
Directed by Ana Lily Amirpour (A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night), this episode is based on a short story by Emily Carroll and will be written by Haley Z. Boston (Brand New Cherry Flavor). No cast members have been confirmed for the episode as of now.
Watch the trailer below.