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Shudder UK Unveils Its Original and Exclusive Movies for February and March

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The horror streaming service has announced its lineup for the next two months.

Shudder UK has dropped its roster of original and exclusive horror movies for February and March, including selections fresh from their festival debuts at Sundance, Toronto, SXSW and Tribeca. Check out the lineup below.

A Nightmare Wakes

A Nightmare Wakes (February 4th)
A gothic period piece inspired by the torrid love affair of Mary and Percy Shelley and the creation of her famous novel, Frankenstein. As she creates her masterpiece, she gives birth to a monster. Directed by Nora Unkel. Starring Alix Wilton Regan, Giullian Yao Gioiello, Philippe Bowgen, Lee Garrett, Claire Glassford and Shannon Spangler.


Shook (February 18th)
When Mia, a social media star, becomes the target of an online terror campaign, she has to solve a series of games to prevent people she cares about from getting murdered. But is it real? Or is it just a game at her expense? Starring Daisye Tutor, Emily Goss, Nicola Posener, Octavius J. Johnson, Stephanie Simbari and Grant Rosenmeyer. Directed by Jennifer Harrington (Housekeeping).

The Dark and the Wicked

The Dark and the Wicked (February 25th)
On a secluded farm, a man is bedridden and fighting through his final breaths while his wife (Julie Oliver) slowly succumbs to overwhelming grief. Siblings Louise (Marin Ireland) and Michael (Michael Abbott Jr.) return home to help, but it doesn’t take long for them to see that something’s wrong with mom—something more than her heavy sorrow. Gradually, they begin to suffer a darkness similar to their mother’s, marked by waking nightmares and a growing sense that an evil entity is taking over their family. Directed by Bryan Bertino (The Strangers).


Lucky (March 4th)
Putting a fresh spin on the home invasion sub-genre, this surreal feminist thriller follows a self-help book author (Brea Grant, who also scripted) who suddenly finds herself stalked by an elusive and dangerous man and becomes caught in a struggle to regain control over her life. Directed by Natasha Kermeni (Imitation Girl).

Stay Out of the F**King Attic

Stay Out of the F**King Attic (March 11th)
A diverse group of ex-cons-turned-movers—played by Morgan Alexandria, Ryan Francis and Bryce Fernelius—are convinced by their creepy client, Vern Muller (Michael Flynn), to pull an all-nighter for a generous pay bump. As the night progresses and rooms are cleared, they slowly uncover the horrors that exist inside his old Victorian mansion, which include boobytraps, human experimentation, Nazi monsters and more. Will they survive the night? Directed by Jerren Lauder.


Slaxx (March 18th)
A possessed pair of jeans is brought to life to punish the unscrupulous practices of a trendy clothing company. Shipped to the company’s flagship store, Slaxx proceeds to wreak carnage on staff locked in overnight to set up the new collection. Starring Romane Denis, Brett Donahue, Sehar Bhojani and Stephen Bogaert. Directed by Elza Kephart (Go in the Wilderness).


Violation (March 25th)
With her marriage on the verge of collapse, Miriam returns to her hometown to seek solace in the comfort of her younger sister and brother-in-law after years apart. But one evening a small slip in judgment leads to a catastrophic betrayal, leaving Miriam shocked, reeling, and furious. She embarks on an extreme course of action to address the situation, but the price of revenge is high, and she is not prepared for the toll it takes as she begins to emotionally and psychologically unravel. Directed by Madeleine Sims-Fewer and Dusty Mancinelli.