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Shudder is a streaming service focused entirely on horror films and series.
Its affordable $6/month price is attractive, but the app’s interface and video quality are mediocre.
Though true horror buffs will find a lot to like, fans looking for newer hits will have to look elsewhere.
Shudder is a subscription streaming service that specializes in all things horror, from campy classics to new releases. Plans start at only $4.75 a month, and the service can also be accessed as part of an AMC Plus membership.
The idea of an entertainment platform catered exclusively to scary movies and shows sounds like it could be a horror buff’s dream come true, but with so many other streaming services littering the market, is Shudder really worth it?
After spending some quality time with the service, we think it’s a solid option for true horror aficionados, but its appeal to more mainstream fans is limited by a few key drawbacks.
One of the most attractive features of Shudder is its reasonable price. A monthly subscription only runs you $6. You can even save more with a yearly membership for $57, which equates to just $4.75 a month. You can sign up for Shudder directly through the Shudder app or site, or as an add-in channel to Amazon Prime Video and Apple TV.
Shudder is also available as part of an AMC Plus membership. The cable channel’s streaming service includes access to everything on Shudder along with Sundance Now and IFC Films Unlimited. At only $9 a month, AMC Plus might be a …read more
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