Talk to Me (2023)

95 mins
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Lonely teenager Mia gets hooked on the thrills of conjuring spirits through a ceramic hand, but when she is confronted... More

Where to watch Talk to Me (2023)

Talk to Me (2023) is available to stream in Australia... More now on YouTube and Netflix and Google TV and Apple TV Store and Prime Video Store.

Talk to Me (2023) | Ratings & Reviews


The GuardianThe Guardian

"Bloody superb..."


"A thrilling, must-see horror debut."


"Australia's freshest and most-frightening horror in a decade..."


"Visually and emotionally brutal."

Little White LiesLittle White Lies

"Talk to Me delivers a series of slash-and-burn shocks that last far longer than 90 seconds."

The Globe and MailThe Globe and Mail

"Elevated... by its attention to building sympathetic characters and by its remarkably ruthless willingness to tear those same characters apart."

Chicago ReaderChicago Reader

"A great debut."

Associated PressAssociated Press

"The Philippous navigate subtle chills and well-timed jump scares skilfully."

Total FilmTotal Film

"A promising, terrifying debut."


"An intense, nightmarish horror movie that’ll leave you breathless."

Bloody DisgustingBloody Disgusting

"Straightforward but terrifying..."


"Thematically a bit thin but doesn’t stint on genuine scares, intensity or revulsion."

Hollywood ReporterHollywood Reporter

"A confidently crafted effort with enough intriguing elements to keep viewers involved, if not particularly scared."


"The film has a distinct energy while being deeply emotional at its core..."

Black Girl NerdsBlack Girl Nerds

"This horror spectacle of spirits, toe sucking, and the worst party game you could ever play is good family fun."


"Talk to Me is hardly a bad horror film, but the disconnect between what was and what could be looms large over the final act."

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle

"Creepy and funny possession horror that will seep into your bones."

Slant MagazineSlant Magazine

"There’s certainly plenty of atmosphere (and effects) to appeal to hardened horror fans."

Screen DailyScreen Daily

"I don’t think it completely works... but there are some great ideas here..."

Talk to Me (2023) | Details

MA15+, Strong horror themes, violence and coarse language
Country of origin

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