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Possum

Possum

Horror | English

Las Entreprise

Bankside Films


Cast & Crew

Director

Matthew Holness

Writer

Matthew Holness

Cast

Sean Harris, Alun Armstrong


Synopsis

Together with Possum, a hideous hand-puppet, disgraced puppeteer Philip returns to his childhood home. Staying with his cruel stepfather, Maurice, Philip soon discovers that ridding himself of Possum is no easy task. When his attempts to destroy the demonic puppet fail, Philip suspects Maurice of manipulating Possum to cause him further distress. As their relationship deteriorates, repressed memories of a traumatic childhood start to resurface. When a local child goes missing and the police suspect him of the crimes, Philip is forced to confront the nightmares of his past and discovers that the real demon lurks much closer to home.


Année d'achèvement

2017


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