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It Follows (2014)

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A young woman is followed by an unknown supernatural force after a sexual encounter.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bailey Spry ...
Carollette Phillips ...
Woman with Groceries
Loren Bass ...
Annie's Father
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Charles Gertner ...
Neighbor Boy
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Mrs. Height (as Deborah Williams)
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Ruby Harris ...
Mrs. Redmond
Leisa Pulido ...
Mrs. Hannigan
D.J. Oliver ...
Police Officer (as DJ Oliver)
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Teacher (as Linda B. Boston-Gilbert)
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Storyline

For nineteen-year-old Jay, Autumn should be about school, boys and week-ends out at the lake. But after a seemingly innocent sexual encounter, she finds herself plagued by strange visions and the inescapable sense that someone, something, is following her. Faced with this burden, Jay and her friends must find a way to escape the horrors, that seem to be only a few steps behind. Written by Jose Tamayo

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

It doesn't think. It doesn't feel. It doesn't give up.

Genres:

Horror | Mystery

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for disturbing violent and sexual content including graphic nudity, and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

27 March 2015 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

It Follows  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$160,089, 15 March 2015, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$14,673,301, 21 June 2015

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$10,100,000, 4 April 2015
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

This film share a few similarities with another supernatural horror film hit, Stephen King's It (2017). Both movies deal with a shapeshifting demonic entity that relentlessly terrorize a group of youths, the uncomfortable sexual undertones and implications in the narratives, the childlike qualities reflected from the main characters, the sense of dread and uncertainty in the atmosphere due to a dark force, and the groups fighting back against the supernatural threat. And, of course, both films have the word "it" in their titles. See more »

Goofs

"It" would have no reason to climb on Jay's roof. It always takes the most direct route to the cursed, through a door or window. See more »

Quotes

Jay Height: You don't believe me do you?
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Crazy Credits

There are no opening credits at all, and the title does not appear on-screen until the end of the film. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Ghost Fever (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

Walter, You've Been Warned
Written by Steven Tyler Slovacek (as Steven Slovacek)
Performed by Company Man
Courtesy of Dugout Sounds
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return of the real horror
28 May 2015 | by See all my reviews

Finally a real horror in a long time! No more bloody, slasher crap. This is how the really scary movies were made. Suspense and fear are created by great cinematography and music.

The pace of the movie is slow and almost no to few special effects are present. I surely hope that this movie hails the return of the great horror genre: we are scared of the unknown and not violence for the sake of it.

All the young actors are promising, they really pulled it off. Kudos to the director who also wrote the script, I am looking forward to his next movie.

Go see it, you won't regret it!


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