Brought to you by AMC Networks, Shudder was built to super-serve fans of thrillers, suspense, and horror. Home to the largest and fastest-growing human-curated selection of high-quality, spine-tingling, and provocative films, TV series, and originals there's always something new and unexpected for Shudder members to explore.

Don't be left in the dark - try Shudder commitment-free for 7 days and get unlimited access to the full library of films and TV series – unlimited, ad-free, and uncensored. Watch on your iPhone, iPad, or TV through Airplay with your AppleTV.

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Version 4.0.1 (421)

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Ratings and Reviews

4.5 out of 5
12.6K Ratings

12.6K Ratings

Zombiegonewild ,

My favorite t.v. horror experience

The only thing better than shudder is virtual reality horror. This app and what the devs did is truly an awesome accomplishment. If you are a horror freak like me, you don’t want Shudder, you NEED shudder!! I just watched a shudder exclusive called Haunt and the sub is already paying for itself! Shudder gives you all horror movies from not only the past but present. Also they give you international horror movies which is a must have for the horror enthusiast. Shudder seems to be growing and evolving at a nice pace. So far I haven’t gotten bored with any of the movies or series and the apps presentation is dam near perfect. I do wish I could review movies on my t.v. The streaming is extremely fast and I absolutely love the graphics that they made within the app, like the links that move like there’s an evil presence. I do wish they would incorporate different backgrounds maybe even live or moving backgrounds within the app which would rock! Thanks devs for an awesome horror experience and please give us more shudder exclusives like Haunt!!

gimme_soper ,

Almost great

A lot of great titles to choose from, and it’s especially nice how many older and foreign titles there are. Shudder definitely knows their stuff. Major bonus points for the Joe Bib Briggs marathon. Whoever’s decision that was needs a raise!

My middling rating is only because I think Shudder still has room to grow, especially the design and layout of the platform. Limiting the ability to search only by title rather than other keywords like actor or director, especially with genre films like horror and thriller, is pretty annoying. It would be really nice and convenient to be able to isolate Shudder’s selection of Argento or Cronenberg films, for instance, or see which films feature Brigitte Lahaie. Also when searching through genres, it seems like the movies are always in reverse chronological order, which makes sense, but is also kind of frustrating while trying to brush up on the classics. Lastly, and I realize this is probably a licensing issue, but it’s kind of weird that there are various entries from certain series while omitting crucial chunks from those series (Phantasm without part 2, Halloween without parts 2 & 3).

Overall, been having a lot of fun with this app, but would look forward to some adjustments.

Developer Response ,

We are thrilled to hear you are enjoying Shudder, thanks for the great feedback. We are always looking for ways to improve!

Bwi32 ,

Great concept but apps need more fine tuning

I love shudder and what it offers for people like myself who are into the horror genre, and the price for a year is unbeatable. So as a concept for streaming options it is a solid 5 stars.

However, the app itself is problematic for several reasons. The search options are not as widespread as major streaming services like Netflix offer. The app has a tendency to shut off suddenly or crash that I do not notice with other streaming apps. It will not save your spot in a show or movie unless you manually exit out of the video to the main screen first, which is not true of netflix. The phone app also doesn’t sync with bluetooth headphones well so I cannot pause and play like I can with anything else in my phone. The phone app does do a good job of showing you the ratings of the movie and details with suggested titles but the xbox app lacks this ability and is limited in presentation overall.

So great streaming service but the apps have a long way to go. I paid for a year so it is clearly worth the glitches. Looking forward to some improvements...


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Infrequent/Mild Realistic Violence
Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humor
Frequent/Intense Mature/Suggestive Themes
Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity
Frequent/Intense Horror/Fear Themes
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