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The Stepfather

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Horror Thriller Rated: 18+ (R)19871h 29mOn: Free Services Shudder Hoopla 
Tags: Serial Killer Country: Canada 

A seemingly mild mannered man -- who has just murdered his entire family -- quickly adopts a new identity and leaves town. After building a new relationship with a widow and her teenage daughter, he struggles to hide his true identity and maintain a grip on reality.The Stepfather featuring Terry O'Quinn and Jill Schoelen is streaming on Shudder, streaming with subscription on Hoopla, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, and 7 others. It's a horror and thriller movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.8 (14,201 votes).

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Available to watch free online (Tubi, PlutoTV, Vudu & 1 other).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Shudder, Hoopla & Kanopy).

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Available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 3 services (Google Play, Prime Video & Vudu).

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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#7,071 Ranked Movie

#76 Ranked in Movies on Shudder

#168 Ranked in Serial Killer Movies

#184 Ranked in Cult Movies

The Stepfather has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.8 (14,201 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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