Guillermo del ToroToday, IGN launched the exclusive teaser trailer for 'Don't Be Afraid of the Dark,' a remake of the 1973 TV movie from co-writer and man of the hour Guillermo del Toro ('Pan's Labyrinth').

The film, which opens Jan. 21, 2011, stars Katie Holmes, Guy Pearce and Bailee Madison as a family who discovers a race of evil creatures hidden in the basement of their 19th century home.

Check it out below. (Note: If you're smart, you'll watch it with the lights on like we did.)