3.2/10
24,347
621 user 131 critic

Slender Man (2018)

Trailer
2:20 | Trailer
In a small town in Massachusetts, a group of friends, fascinated by the internet lore of the Slender Man, attempt to prove that he doesn't actually exist - until one of them mysteriously goes missing.

Director:

Sylvain White

Writers:

David Birke, Victor Surge (based on a character by)
Reviews
Popularity
3,226 ( 332)
Bottom Rated Movies #43 | 3 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Joey King ... Wren
Julia Goldani Telles ... Hallie
Jaz Sinclair ... Chloe
Annalise Basso ... Katie
Alex Fitzalan ... Tom
Taylor Richardson ... Lizzie
Javier Botet ... Slender Man
Jessica Blank ... Hallie's Mother
Michael Reilly Burke ... Hallie's Dad
Kevin Chapman ... Mr. Jensen
Miguel Nascimento Miguel Nascimento ... Kyle
Eddie Frateschi Eddie Frateschi ... Biology Teacher
Oscar Wahlberg ... Boy with Glasses (as Oscar Robert Wahlberg)
Danny Beaton ... Burley Kid (as Daniel Beaton)
Gabrielle Lorthe Gabrielle Lorthe ... Cheerleader

'Slender Man' Star Joey King Wants to Scare You

Joey King talks about the terrifying tale of Slender Man, sisterhood, and her most underrated role in our latest edition of "Who, What, When?"

Learn more about Joey

Learn more

More Like This 

The Nun (2018)
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A priest with a haunted past and a novice on the threshold of her final vows are sent by the Vatican to investigate the death of a young nun in Romania and confront a malevolent force in the form of a demonic nun.

Director: Corin Hardy
Stars: Demián Bichir, Taissa Farmiga, Jonas Bloquet
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

When a cop who is just out of rehab takes the graveyard shift in a city hospital morgue, she faces a series of bizarre, violent events caused by an evil entity in one of the corpses.

Director: Diederik Van Rooijen
Stars: Shay Mitchell, Grey Damon, Kirby Johnson
karantina XII (2018)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

It is a scary movie about four college students who go to camp for taking pictures to help their lessons. One of them gets lost and the story begins.

Director: Can Varol
Stars: Umut Demirdelen, Cansu Sahin, Baris Efe Sepidzi
Tutsak (2018)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

The doctor and the chief physician working in the mental hospital apply an interesting treatment method on the patients. Only the patient caregivers know this method at the hospital. The ... See full summary »

Director: Beyza Çimenot
Stars: Yasar Aydinlioglu, Ece Baykal, Sesil Ece Gökseven
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Ignoring the eerie warning of a troubled mother suspected of child endangerment, a social worker and her own small kids are soon drawn into a frightening supernatural realm.

Director: Michael Chaves
Stars: Linda Cardellini, Raymond Cruz, Patricia Velasquez
Short | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Following in the Extra Terrestrial's footsteps, the QT wants to go home.

Director: Mazen Khaled
Stars: Sebastien Blais, Marc Pelletier
Azraille Dans (2018)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

A Turkish film set in olden Greece. The story of a local known as Niyazi. Who continues his life by stealing. Niyazi, who lives in a small Aegean town with his brother Hasan and his mother ... See full summary »

Director: Uzun Sinan
Stars: Sinan Bengier, Sureyya Kilimci, Gazi Seker
Pet Sematary (2019)
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Dr. Louis Creed and his wife, Rachel, relocate from Boston to rural Maine with their two young children. The couple soon discover a mysterious burial ground hidden deep in the woods near their new home.

Directors: Kevin Kölsch, Dennis Widmyer
Stars: Jason Clarke, Amy Seimetz, John Lithgow
Truth or Dare I (2018)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A harmless game of Truth or Dare among friends turns deadly when someone - or something - begins to punish those who tell a lie or refuse the dare.

Director: Jeff Wadlow
Stars: Lucy Hale, Tyler Posey, Violett Beane
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Parapsychologist Dr. Elise Rainier faces her most fearsome and personal haunting yet, as she is drawn back to her ghostly childhood home, where the terror began.

Director: Adam Robitel
Stars: Lin Shaye, Leigh Whannell, Angus Sampson
Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

Once upon a time, there was a foliage where all the creatures lived happily together. Now, it has become a drought - The creatures in the area have suffered from thirst and starvation for a... See full summary »

Director: Engin Bastürk
Stars: Onur Kiris, Fatih Özkul, Sinan Divrik
Horror | Mystery | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

The project week of the Black Hills University is on. To win the coveted prize for the best film idea, Bailey, Samantha and Jessica decide to make a documentary about the myth of "Slender ... See full summary »

Director: Wincent Sommers
Stars: Lea Zoë Voss, Fata Hasanovic, Alicija-Laureen Köhler
Edit

Storyline

When their friend mysteriously disappears, a group of teenage girls explore whether the culprit could be the creepy internet urban legend character Slenderman by summoning him with a ritual. They begin experiencing supernatural phenomena that make them believe the story is real and that they are now being haunted by the Slenderman. Directed by Sylvain White. Based on the character created by Eric "Victor Surge" Knudsen.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for disturbing images, sequences of terror, thematic elements and language including some crude sexual references | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

During post-production, Sony and Screen Gems were reportedly extremely nervous about releasing the film, due to the ongoing court cases, negative publicity surrounding the Creepypasta legend, as well as extremely negative responses to early test screenings. This caused the two companies to release the film with very little promotional materials to it, and it did not screen for critics. See more »

Quotes

Wren: He gets in your head like a virus.
Chloe: What kind of virus?
Wren: Like a computer virus that infects your hard drive, but instead of your hard drive, it's your brain!
See more »

Connections

Featured in Half in the Bag: Slender Man (2018) See more »

Soundtracks

Maggot Brain
Written by George Clinton (as George Clinton Jr.), and Eddie Hazel (as Edward Hazel)
Performed by Funkadelic
Courtesy of Westbound Records
See more »

User Reviews

 
I feel for the cast!
26 August 2018 | by mannlySee all my reviews

The four stars is for the actors. They did their best with a bad script! If you wanna see how creepy this movie could have been then watch "Mama". The director and script writer threw every cliché in the book at them!


13 of 21 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 621 user reviews »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 August 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Slender Man See more »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$11,371,866, 12 August 2018

Gross USA:

$30,569,484

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$51,738,549
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (original cut)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed