• Antibirth (2016)


Release Date: 2016

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary

Hard-drinking, pill-popping, bong-ripping Lou and her best friend Sadie spend their days adrift in a drug-induced haze. But one wild night out becomes a bad trip that never ends when Lou wakes up with symptoms of an unexplained, highly abnormal pregnancy. As her due date approaches with alarming swiftness, the fear, paranoia, and conspiracy theories begin to pile up about the pregnancy.

Cast: Natasha Lyonne, Chloë Sevigny, Meg Tilly, Mark Webber, Maxwell McCabe-Lokos, Emmanuel Kabongo, Neville Edwards, Morgan Bedard

Director: Danny Perez

Genres: Thriller , Horror

Production Co: IFC Films, Traverse Media

Keywords: Car , Best friend , 2010s , Intense , Quest , Dark ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    Justin LoweThe Hollywood Reporter

    Although often narratively cryptic and stylistically uneven, Antibirth could serve to establish Perez’s reputation in low-budget horror. show more

  • 80
    Kim NewmanScreen International

    Antibirth is intentionally ramshackle and hallucinatory as storytelling, seen through the viewpoint of characters who are mostly too stoned to concentrate – but it’s also highly crafted and unsettling. show more

  • 88
    Simon AbramsRogerEbert.com

    Antibirth is novel, mysterious, and sometimes even dangerous enough to suck you in if you surrender to its confrontational, avant garde style. show more

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