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CANDYMAN

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For as long as residents can remember, the housing projects of Chicago’s Cabrini Green neighborhood were terrorised by a word-of-mouth ghost story about a supernatural killer with a hook for a hand, easily summoned by those daring to repeat his name five times into a mirror. In present day, a decade after the last of the Cabrini towers were torn down, visual artist Anthony McCoy and his girlfriend, gallery director Brianna Cartwright, move into a luxury loft condo in Cabrini, now gentrified beyond recognition and inhabited by upwardly mobile millennials.

With Anthony’s painting career on the brink of stalling, a chance encounter with a Cabrini Green old-timer exposes Anthony to the tragically horrific nature of the true story behind Candyman. Anxious to maintain his status in the Chicago art world, Anthony begins to explore these macabre details in his studio as fresh grist for paintings, unknowingly opening a door to a complex past that unravels his own sanity and unleashes a terrifyingly viral wave of violence that puts him on a collision course with destiny.

'CANDYMAN' STORIES
Candyman - Sweet, sugar, Candyman
CANDYMAN
Sweet, sugar, Candyman
A visually stunning and long-awaited return for one of horror's great slashers, but his modern comeback doesn't come without a few rotten candies.
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THEATRICAL RELEASE: 26/08/2021
RUN TIME: 1h 31m
CAST: Lakeith Stanfield
Yahya Abdul-Mateen Ii
Teyonah Parris
Tony Todd
Cassie Kramer
Nathan Stewart-Jarrett
Colman Domingo
Rebecca Spence
Kyle Kaminsky
Carl Clemons-Hopkins
DIRECTOR: Nia Dacosta
WRITERS: Jordan Peele
Win Rosenfeld
PRODUCERS: Jordan Peele
Win Rosenfeld
Ian Cooper
SCORE: Robert A. A. Lowe
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