It Follows

Release Date: March 13th, 2015

DVD Release Date: July 14th, 2015

R |1 hr 41 min

Plot Summary

After carefree teenager Jay (Maika Monroe) sleeps with her new boyfriend, Hugh (Jake Weary), for the first time, she learns that she is the latest recipient of a fatal curse that is passed from victim to victim via sexual intercourse. Death, Jay learns, will creep inexorably toward her as either a friend or a stranger. Jay's friends don't believe her seemingly paranoid ravings, until they too begin to see the phantom assassins and band together to help her flee or defend herself.

Cast: Maika Monroe, Keir Gilchrist, Daniel Zovatto, Jake Weary, Olivia Luccardi, Lili Sepe, Ruby Harris, Bailey Spry

Director: David Robert Mitchell

Genres: Horror , Thriller

Production Co: Two Flints, Animal Kingdom, Northern Lights Films

Distributors: Radius TWC

Keywords: Escape, Death, Pursuit, Survival, 2010s, Car, Friend, Dark, Friendship

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Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    David RooneyThe Hollywood Reporter

    Creepy, suspenseful and sustained, this skillfully made lo-fi horror movie plays knowingly with genre tropes and yet never winks at the audience, giving it a refreshing face-value earnestness that makes it all the more gripping. show more

  • 60
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    It Follows finally loses track of itself in a silly climax. All the same, it’s one more stylish reminder of how readily we the people can be creeped out. show more

  • 80
    Inkoo KangTheWrap

    It’s an undeniable triumph of mood — perfect for anyone who wants to practice clenching their fists for nearly 100 straight minutes — as well as an ambitious effort at reinventing horror by eschewing the genre’s common tricks. show more

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