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Pet Sematary Pet Sematary
Pet Sematary and Us
Pet Sematary (Country: US; Year: 2019; Director: Kevin Kölsch, Dennis Widmyer; Writer: David Kajganich, based on the book by Stephen King; Stars: Jason Clarke, John Lithgow, Amy Seimetz, Jeté Laurence, Hugo Lavoie, Lucas Lavoie)
When a family discover an old Native burial ground near their new home, sinister things begin to happen.
Us (Country: US; Year: 2019; Director: Jordan Peele; Writer: Jordan Peele; Stars: Anna Diop, Elisabeth Moss, Lupita Nyong'o, Kara Hayward, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II)
A mother and father take their kids to their beach house, expecting to enjoy time with friends, but their serenity turns to tension and chaos when some visitors arrive uninvited.
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