We have news of a new Shudder premiere, this one set for November 4th. Dead & Beautiful looks like it will add to Shudder’s array of fun and creepy Asian cinema. Plus, who doesn’t love vampires? Here are the details about the movie.
Shudder to Premiere Psychological Thriller Dead & Beautiful Thursday, November 4
Film Set to Play Fantastic Fest Saturday, September 25
NEW YORK – September 23, 2021 – Today, Shudder, AMC Networks’ premium streaming service for horror, thriller, and the supernatural, has announced that the psychological thriller Dead & Beautiful will premiere on Thursday, November 4 in North America, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. The film, which is written and directed by David Verbeek, is also set to play at Fantastic Fest in Austin, TX on Saturday, September 25.
In Dead & Beautiful, five rich, spoiled Asian twenty-somethings (Gijs Blom, Aviis Zhong, Yen Tsao, Philip Juan, Anechka Marchenko) are suffering from upper-class ennui, unsure how to spend their days when so little is expected from them. In search of excitement, the five friends form the “Circle,” a group where they take turns designing a unique, extravagant experience for the others. But things go wrong when the privileged urbanites awaken after a night out, to find they have developed vampire fangs and an unquenchable thirst for flesh, blood, and adventure at any price.
Dead & Beautiful is produced by Erik Glijnis (Pleasure) and Leontine Petit (The Lobster) of Lemming Film, in co-production with House on Fire International, Nukleus Film, and Woods of Light Film. Indie Sales is handling international sales. The film is written and directed by David Verbeek (R U There).
Catch a Glimpse of Dead & Beautiful
We also have some stills from the film in addition to a trailer for you to check out.
Dead & Beautiful will be available to stream on Shudder for US, UKI, and ANZ subscribers on Thursday, November 4th. What do you think about this newest Shudder premiere? Let us know in the comments!