"Before he becomes the famed horror writer H. P. Lovecraft, young Howard Lovecraft is a curious and imaginative boy living with his mother, because his father is locked up in Arkham Sanitarium. But after his mother unwittingly gave Howard the legendary Necronomicon, Howard went to a dangerous and frozen land where he saved and befriended a monstrous creature he named Spot. Howard thought that was behind him, but now there is a new threat, and only Howard and Spot can save the day. Howard's mother has been kidnapped and evil forces are turning Howard into a fish creature. Howard will have to find his father's old journals if there is any hope to save him mother and himself! Stars: Christopher Plummer, Ron Perlman, and Mark Hamill."