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Anthony and his partner move into a loft in the now gentrified Cabrini-Green. After a chance encounter with an old-timer exposes Anthony to the true story behind Candyman, he unknowingly opens a door to a complex past that unravels his own sanity and unleashes a terrifying wave of violence.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2021-08-25

Runtime 91 minutes

Budget $25m

Revenue $77m


TMDB 6.1


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2gmiguel shared a tip "Spoiler: he really likes candy."

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annemarie_dupnick shared a tip "⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️"

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amy_santi shared a tip "I Definitely Recommend Watching The Bonus Material Of The Producer, Cast Etc. Discussing This Movie"

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alannah_rodriquez shared a tip "Honestly a cool return to the story of Candyman! I enjoyed it !"

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kenneth_salas shared a tip ".namydnaC ,namydnaC ,namydnaC ,namydnaC ,namydnaC"

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aaron_7939 shared a tip "I mean.. it's about a guy that hands out candy. How scary could it be? Well put together remake from Jordan Peele."

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sarah_holloway_3728 shared a tip "I liked the movie but it wasn’t really scary"

kayla.15 shared a tip "if you like slashers you'd like this movie"

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dustin_gail shared a tip "Better than I expected but I didn't know it was produced by Jordan Peele. Anything he touches turns to gold imho"

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hannah_hernandez_6068 shared a tip "Only because his skin was absolutely disgusting lol but it was a good movie."

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markey_mark shared a tip "A black slasher that reminded me why im still a horror fan today ❤👌"

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enemy shared a tip "Gorgeous movie."

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screamfanatic shared a tip "So. Good. They did the original so good! The casting and the story were amazing."

sarah_mcallister_7201 shared a tip "The cinematography and the setting was gorgeous but it wasn't scary. Still recommend watching and enjoyed it"

jessica_sennebogen shared a tip "5/5"

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jessica_saunders_9446 shared a tip "It was pretty good until the ending fell flat"

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diquanchong shared a tip "This joint was hard. We all Candyman frfr."

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soldae_givens shared a tip "This movie was more comedy than scary"

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aliyah_s. shared a tip "I enjoy the mythology of this story. I thought the storytelling of this version of Candyman was great."

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mlhawkins shared a tip "🙌"

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KlutzyGhost shared a tip "It was really disgusting, if you are Trypophobia don't watch this movie. 🤢🤮"

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damien_feltus shared a tip "It halfway reminds me of the original version. I love it."

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damien_feltus shared a tip "I love Candyman because it reminds me of the original version!"

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chloe_cane shared a tip "Visually stunning. Slasher horror. Social commentary."

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typewriterfont shared a tip "Captivating storytelling and visuals. Not what I was expecting but in a good way."

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apricotti shared a tip "It just wasn't good idk"

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arden_jean-baptiste shared a tip "one of my favorite movies"

kim_hasty shared a tip "It was ok."

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karon_wootson shared a tip "It’s cool after you find out who the main character is lol."

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alix_chedore shared a tip "Not as good as original"

victoria_toribio shared a tip "Not enough gore"

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carolynn_ross shared a tip "Horror...Na. Suspense at best. The only good thing about it was when you realise who Anthony is."

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scenekiller shared a tip "A modern reconstruction of the racial commentary that made the first Candyman so beloved. 7/10 🔪"

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brooke_hale shared a tip "Not scary at all, very predictable"

jaclyn_7258 shared a tip "Not enough Tony Todd or gore"

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rawilmson_cruz shared a tip "Very good"

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jason_cox_6229 shared a tip "One of the scariest movies I have seen."

matt_rizzo_7734 shared a tip "I liked the direction of this movie but it was still a major disappointment for someone who loved the first one (6/10)"

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tamira_powe shared a tip "slayed"

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janelle_pineda_9765 shared a tip "Not a big fan. They messed up the origins of how candy man became candy man. So would not recommend if you’ve seen the original"

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richard_kettles shared a tip "I love the moivr"

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ryan_jacobs_ shared a tip "i didn’t think it was that scary fr but i liked the idea that they had and the ending was good"

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anna_841 shared a tip ":))"

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casey_lynch_4008 shared a tip "I really enjoyed it!!"

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tomiwa_oderinde shared a tip "It was an interesting time, not my favorite Jordan Peele film but worth the watch nonetheless"

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enisha_santacruze shared a tip "Wasn't scary. Tried to be too politically correct"

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michael_farnsley shared a tip "It really felt like a true sequel to the original one. It had scary moments and definitely gory. Loved it !"

emma-_ shared a tip "Best movie ever! You guys should definitely watch!!!"

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bruce_adams_7563 shared a tip "Fantastic film"

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jayme_mae shared a tip "There was so much foreshadowing in this. but it also kept you on your toes for most of it."

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ashley_lavandula_fe shared a tip "such a creative and captivating modernization of the original. very scary 🙀"

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stephen_3198 shared a tip "Good continuing storyline, kind of has shadow of police corruption synopsis but I enjoy this addition"

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ashley_cook_3932 shared a tip "I thought it was really cool. Very rare to see so much diversity in any movie let alone a horror."

danielle_olson_7898 shared a tip "Jordan peele does it again! This man never misses! Just watched this movie with some friends and it’s soooooo good"

marissa_file_1288 shared a tip "8/10"

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spookymdnss_ shared a tip "I think it was great because it ties back to the first movie."

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nilaja_lacey shared a tip "It was powerful from the start. The subject matter was scathingly relevant, Nia DaCosta definitely understood the assignment."

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tania_villman shared a tip "Good, but prefer Tony 😍"

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maegan_hamilton shared a tip "This movie was absolutely fantastic, not a dull moment."

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jennifer_rodriguez_1243 shared a tip "Shocking Plot-Twist."

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