The Stepfather

The Stepfather

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A remake of the 1987 cult horror film, The Stepfather follows a young man returning home from military school to find his mother happily in love and living with her new boyfriend, David (Nip/Tuck's Dylan Walsh). More

As the two men get to know each other, Michael becomes suspicious of a dark side to his new stepfather, due to David's striking resemblence to a murderer on America's Most Wanted.

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2009101 minsUSA
HorrorThriller
Director:
Nelson McCormick (TV's 'CSI: NY', 'Prison Break', 'Nip/Tuck', 'ER', 'The West Wing')
Writer:
J.S. Cardone
Cast:
Dylan WalshSela WardPenn BadgleyAmber HeardSherry StringfieldPaige Turco

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The Stepfather | Reviews

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Variety

Variety

It's hard to get absorbed in a story with so many unresolved issues.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

A clumsy remake of the 1987 cult thriller.

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

The Stepfather is that rarity, an effective remake of a screen classic that can stand alone on its own considerable merits.

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The Stepfather | Release Details

The Stepfather is available to stream in New Zealand now on Netflix and Apple TV.