The Scary of Sixty-First

The Scary of Sixty-First

The Scary of Sixty-First

Two roommates' lives are upended after finding out that their new Manhattan apartment harbors a dark secret in this paranoia horror. Winner of Best First Feature at Berlinale 2021. More

While out apartment hunting, college pals Noelle and Addie stumble upon the deal of a lifetime: a posh duplex on Manhattan's Upper East Side. But soon after moving in, a more sinister picture of the apartment emerges when a mysterious woman arrives and claims the property used to belong to the infamous and recently-deceased Jeffrey Epstein.

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2021Rating: R18+, High impact themes81 minsUSACarnegie Hill Entertainment
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The Scary of Sixty-First | Reviews

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Little White Lies

Little White Lies

The glib levity of The Scary of Sixty-First makes it nothing short of obscene.

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Variety

Variety

Underpinning the edgelord provocations and cheerfully cheap B-movie stylings... is a dark, roiling rage that’s no joke...

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Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine

The Scary of Sixty-First will feel like cheap provocation to some... and it doesn’t have much of substance to say about trauma, abuse of power, or the conspiracy mindset. But there’s defiance in its gleeful excess...

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IndieWire

IndieWire

Dasha Nekrasova's directorial debut makes compelling horror out of a web of real-life conspiracy theories.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

There’s just not enough humour, tension, or character to lend all this gleeful offensiveness any real weight.

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Ambition trumps coherence...

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

Sure, it gets bloody and crazy in ways that will probably turn off some viewers, but it doesn't feel feel like it has something to say about our conspiracy theory culture.

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