In celebration of International Women’s Day this March, horror subscription site Shudder is flying the flag with its latest exclusive acquisition: Sun Choke. Featuring two spell-binding female performances from Barbara Crampton and Sarah Hagan (Freaks & Geeks), the film will be accompanied by a hand-picked selection of Shudder titles curated by Barbara.
One of the most beloved actresses working in the horror genre today, she’s been in everything from Re-Animator to You’re Next and We Are Still Here. Currently working as both an actress and producer, she has rededicated herself to the genre in recent years.
Here’s what’s coming soon to Shudder UK in March 2017:
Sun Choke – 9th March
As Janie (Sarah Hagan) recovers from a violent psychotic break, she is subjected to a bizarre holistic health and wellness regimen designed, and enforced, by her lifelong nanny and caretaker (Barbara Crampton). But when she develops an obsession with a stranger, Janie’s buried demons begin to surface.
Cold Prey Resurrection – Coming This Month (Date TBC)
The only survivor from Cold Prey, the smash hit original Norwegian slasher, wakes up in hospital. As she walks through the dark corridors, she thinks she is alone. But the nightmare isn’t over – the mountain madman has returned.
Hidden – Coming This Month (Date TBC)
Alexander Skarsgard stars in this post-apocalyptic thriller about a family surviving a deadly outbreak by hiding out in a bomb shelter. Concealed from the Breathers, the fate of the family twists and turns towards a shocking, unexpected climax.
I Am Zozo – Coming This Month (Date TBC)
Shot entirely on Super 8mm, a weekend retreat of occult tomfoolery for five thrill-seeking students turns nasty as a malicious entity known as ZoZo is summoned…
Bereavement – Coming This Month (Date TBC)
This atmospheric chiller follows 17 year-old Allison who comes to live with her uncle (Michael Biehn) and disturbs a hornet’s nest of evil that once torn open, can never be closed.
Don’t Look Up – Coming This Month (Date TBC)
In this remake of the original Japanese shocker, a film crew unleashes a malevolent supernatural force after discovering disturbing footage of a murder. As the production gets underway, director Marcus gradually realises that his set is cursed, and begins digging to get to the bottom of the bloody mystery.
Choose – Coming This Month (Date TBC)
An aspiring journalist enlists the help of her detective father to track down a vicious serial killer. Watch out for Kevin Pollock and Bruce Dern in starring roles.
Death Bell – Coming This Month (Date TBC)
An elite South Korean high school’s brightest students are shown a terrifying television broadcast announcing that a fiendish examination will determine whether they live or die. And you thought your school tests were scary.
Harold’s Going Stiff – Coming This Month (Date TBC)
After an experimental new treatment fails to stop him turning into a zombie, lonely pensioner Harold ends up on the run from a group of violent vigilantes who are out for blood in this quirky addition to the undead canon.
Hellbenders – Coming This Month (Date TBC)
A group of elite, highly-trained exorcists live in a constant state of debauchery, ready to go to Hell at any moment. When an infernal demon escapes into New York City intent on cracking open the gates of Hell, these “Hellbenders” must use every ounce of their immorality to battle the demon and save the planet from eternal damnation.
Husk – Coming This Month (Date TBC)
Things go from bad to terrifying when a group of friends become stranded following a horrific car accident and encounter a psychotic scarecrow while searching for help.
Goal of the Dead – Coming This Month (Date TBC)
Returning to his hometown for the first time since his big money move to the professional leagues, football player Sam expects a joyful homecoming and a routine cup-game victory. But with a zombie outbreak fuelling bitter rivalries, the players and their entourage are dragged into a brutal game of survival.
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