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Shudder Premiere

Ghosted

Ghosted

Martyrs Lane by Hope Madden Six years ago, filmmaker Ruth Platt released the thriller The Lesson. While essentially no one else saw the film, I was impressed enough by it…read more →

Bzzz

Bzzz

Mosquito State by Hope Madden Right from its scientifically precise and profoundly unsettling opening, Filip Jan Rymsza’s Mosquito State is almost unwatchable. The film, about Wall Street analyst Richard Boca…read more →

Aggrieved

Aggrieved

Teddy by Hope Madden Even a man who is pure in heart And says his prayers by night May become a wolf when the wolfbane blooms And the autumn moon…read more →

Kandywoman

Kandywoman

Kandisha by George Wolf Early on, plenty in the Shudder original Kandisha is going to remind you of Candyman. The filmmakers wisely address this early as well, and then move…read more →

In His Name

In His Name

Son by Hope Madden Back in 2014, Irish filmmaker Ivan Kavanagh wondered what to do about a dad who may be his son’s only salvation, or may be his one…read more →

Mr. Nice Guy

Mr. Nice Guy

Vicious Fun by Hope Madden Even serial killers need someone to talk to. Just hope it’s not you. That, in a nutshell, is the premise of Cody Callahan’s latest, Vicious…read more →

Dead Is Better

Dead Is Better

An Unquiet Grave by George Wolf Re-animating the dead is one of the most long-standing premises of the horror genre. And like it or don’t, such tradition brings certain expectations.…read more →

Goregasm

Goregasm

Skull: The Mask by Hope Madden Practical effects, hallucinatory sequences and a throwback exploitation vibe keep Skull: The Mask interesting enough to watch. The film’s opening is its strongest segment,…read more →