When Ellen, the matriarch of the Graham family, passes away, her daughter's family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry. The more they discover, the more they find themselves trying to outrun the sinister fate they seem to have inherited. Making his feature debut, writer-director Ari Aster unleashes a nightmare vision of a domestic breakdown that exhibits the craft and precision of a nascent auteur, transforming a familial tragedy into something ominous and deeply disquieting, and pushing the horror movie into chilling new terrain with its shattering portrait of heritage gone to hell.

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Ratings and Reviews

3.7 out of 5
72 Ratings

72 Ratings

89% TOMATOMETER

Critics Consensus: Hereditary uses its classic setup as the framework for a harrowing, uncommonly unsettling horror film whose cold touch lingers long beyond the closing credits.

17+ COMMON SENSE

Clammy, deeply unsettling horror movie is very scary.

Cast & Crew

Information

Studio
Elevation Pictures
Genre
Horror
Released
Copyright

Languages

Primary
English (Dolby, Stereo, CC)
Additional

French (Dolby, Stereo)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in available languages with the addition of relevant non-dialogue information.

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