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Suspiria (2018)

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A darkness swirls at the center of a world-renowned dance company, one that will engulf the artistic director, an ambitious young dancer, and a grieving psychotherapist. Some will succumb to the nightmare. Others will finally wake up.

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Luca Guadagnino

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Dario Argento (characters), Daria Nicolodi (characters) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Chloë Grace Moretz ... Patricia
Tilda Swinton ... Dr. Klemperer / Madame Blanc / Helena Markos (as Lutz Ebersdorf)
Doris Hick Doris Hick ... Frau Sesame
Malgorzata Bela ... Susie's Mother / Death (as Malgosia Bela)
Dakota Johnson ... Susie
Angela Winkler ... Miss Tanner
Vanda Capriolo Vanda Capriolo ... Alberta
Alek Wek ... Miss Millius
Jessica Batut Jessica Batut ... Miss Mandel
Elena Fokina ... Olga
Mia Goth ... Sara
Clémentine Houdart Clémentine Houdart ... Miss Boutaher (as Clementine Houdart)
Ingrid Caven ... Miss Vendegast
Sylvie Testud ... Miss Griffith
Fabrizia Sacchi ... Pavla
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Storyline

Susie Bannion is a young American ballerina who travels to Berlin to study dancing at the Markos Tanz Company, one of the world's most renowned schools under Madame Blanc's management. On her very first day, one of the students who had been recently expelled from the school is murdered. As this appalling happening does not seem to be an isolated occurrence, the brilliant new student soon begins to suspect that the school might be involved in the homicide. Her mistrust heightens when Sarah, one of the girls at the school, tells her that Pat, before being killed, confided to her that she knew and guarded a terrifying dark secret. Written by Domingo Alvarez

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Listen for the whispers. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for disturbing content involving ritualistic violence, bloody images and graphic nudity, and for some language including sexual references | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

Italy | USA

Language:

English | German | French | Russian

Release Date:

2 November 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Suspiria See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$184,037, 28 October 2018

Gross USA:

$2,483,472

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$7,942,093
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Atmos

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Judi Dench was rumoured to play Madame Blanc, when David Gordon Green was to direct. See more »

Goofs

The movie is set in the so called: "Deutscher Herbst", the peak of left-wing RAF-terror in 1977. This period was quite warm with fair weather. The movie however shows low temperatures, heavy rain and snow. While this was probably meant to underline the dark tone of the plot, it is historically incorrect. See more »

Quotes

Madame Blanc: You don't look better, or are you this pale all the time?
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Crazy Credits

The film's title is inconspicuously announced at the end of the opening credits, appearing in the mise-en-scène on an overhead sign Susie walks beneath in the U-Bahn station. See more »

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References Mother of Tears (2007) See more »

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Open Again
Written and Performed by Thom Yorke
Courtesy of XL Recordings Limited
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Really......How dare someone remake a classic like this!
3 July 2019 | by angus4625See all my reviews

First of all, to anyone who saw the original Suspiria directed by Argenta...what did you think? It isn't that I have anything against remakes as a whole, IF the writer or director can make a better version or improve the original in ANY form or perhaps even bring it up to date. In this situation, you have the original Suspiria movie, which let's face it, the plot isn't that great. However, as filmmakers and theater actors all know, a plot is only one part of the whole of the movie. The main value that the original Suspiria had going for it is called "spectacle", "original sound" and originality. The beginning of the original Suspiria starts with showing scenes in extremely bright colors, strange situations and obnoxious and at times very unnerving music. You are literally stressed as soon as the movie begins and it's hard to explain why. That is it!! That is what made Suspiria a Classic! Period! So, I found it extremely unusual that anyone would find it necessary to recreate this movie for the plot alone and just try to "refresh it"! Nice TRY!! Marvel comics wants you to write for them next time and to please stay away from the Horror genre and please stop butchering the classics that believe it or not, someone that was around before you and actually knew what they were doing has already done and did extremely well. Thanks!


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