Is THE BANISHING (2021) The Best Haunted House Horror Movie of 2021?

Tonight, we review THE BANISHING (2021, SHUDDER). Doc Rotten from Horror News Radio. Jeff Mohr from Decades of Horror: The Classic Era. And Crystal Cleveland, the Livin6Dead6irl from Decades of Horror: 1980s share their thoughts about this week’s awesome collection of streaming horror films. Joining the crew is Horror News Radio co-host, Dave Dreher!


From acclaimed director Chris Smith (Creep, Severance, Triangle) comes The Banishing, which tells the true story of the most haunted house in England. A young reverend and his wife and daughter move into a manor with a horrifying secret. When a vengeful spirit haunts the little girl and threatens to tear the family apart, the reverend and his wife are forced to confront their beliefs. They must turn to black magic by seeking the help of a famous Occultist…or risk losing their daughter.

  • Available On SHUDDER beginning APRIL 15, 2021
  • Director: Chris Smith
  • Writer: David Beton, Ray Bogdanovich
  • Cast: Jessica Brown Findlay, Sean Harris, John Lynch