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Slender Man (2018)

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In a small town in Massachusetts, a group of friends, fascinated by the internet lore of the Slender Man, attempt to prove that he doesn't actually exist - until one of them mysteriously goes missing.

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Sylvain White

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David Birke, Victor Surge (based on a character by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Joey King ... Wren
Julia Goldani Telles ... Hallie
Jaz Sinclair ... Chloe
Annalise Basso ... Katie
Alex Fitzalan ... Tom
Taylor Richardson ... Lizzie
Javier Botet ... Slender Man
Jessica Blank ... Hallie's Mother
Michael Reilly Burke ... Hallie's Dad
Kevin Chapman ... Mr. Jensen
Miguel Nascimento ... Kyle
Eddie Frateschi Eddie Frateschi ... Biology Teacher
Oscar Wahlberg Oscar Wahlberg ... Boy with Glasses (as Oscar Robert Wahlberg)
Danny Beaton ... Burley Kid (as Daniel Beaton)
Gabrielle Lorthe ... Cheerleader
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Storyline

When their friend mysteriously disappears, a group of teenage girls explore whether the culprit could be the creepy internet urban legend character Slenderman by summoning him with a ritual. They begin experiencing supernatural phenomena that make them believe the story is real and that they are now being haunted by the Slenderman. Directed by Sylvain White. Based on the character created by Eric "Victor Surge" Knudsen.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for disturbing images, sequences of terror, thematic elements and language including some crude sexual references | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 August 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Slender Man See more »

Filming Locations:

Massachusetts, USA

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Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$11,371,866, 12 August 2018, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$30,569,484, 1 November 2018

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$22,205,932, 19 August 2018
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (Original Cut)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Twerk It Werk It
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Bland
10 August 2018 | by Ol_MekDonaldSee all my reviews

Slender Man is okay. Basic formula you've seen before in these cheap horror movies. It's not scary, nor is it bad enough to be enjoyable in that sense. Surprisingly some of the cinematography looks good and there's some interesting surrealist moments, but the acting is okay at best and the dialogue is sometimes quite cringey. "Scares" are mostly just jump scares and a lot of the scenes felt the same.

The source material is hard enough to work with so those familiar with Slendy's origins will find this strangely adapted. Slender works more for creepypastas and video games, not so much cinematically. Far from the worst horror movie made, but definitely disappointing, although what would you expect from a Slender Man movie coming out in 2018? Some will hate this movie because of how bland it is, and I could totally understand that, but from a more objective perspective, it's a functional film that lacks spirit.

Not really worth seeing.


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