[Review] EXHUMA (2024, Shudder) Extraordinary Film, Somewhat Slow at First But Slays the Second Half

The Grue-Crew review EXHUMA (2024, Shudder) on Gruesome Magazine episode 535. Award-winning filmmaker Christopher G. Moore, Crystal Cleveland the Livi6dead6irl, and Doc Rotten share their thoughts about this week’s frightening addition to streaming and theatrical horror films.

Warning: possible spoilers after the initial impressions!

EXHUMA (2024, Shudder)

Synopsis: The process of excavating an ominous grave unleashes dreadful consequences buried underneath.

  • Available streaming on SHUDDER beginning June 14, 2024
  • Written and Directed by: Jang Jae-hyun
  • Cast: Kim Go-eun, Choi Min-sik, Lee Do-hyun, Jung Yun-Ha, Yoo Hae-jin, Hong Seo-jun


Doc Rotten
Editor-In-Chief / Founder / Podcast Producer at Horror News Radio
Doc Rotten is the founder of Gruesome Magazine. He is also a film critic for Gruesome Magazine and the podcast host & producer for Horror News Radio, Monster Movie Podcast, Decades of Horror: 1970s, The American Horror Story Fan Podcast and Hannibal Fan Podcast. He is also co-host of the Dracula podcast on TV TALK and is a contributing reviewer for HorrorNews.Net and Widescreen Warrior.

Doc a lifelong fan of horror films, sci-fi flicks and monster movies first discovering Universal Monsters and Planet of the Apes as a young child in the 1970's searching out every issue of Famous Monster of Filmland (and, later, Fangoria). Favorite films include Jaws, The Car, The Birds, The Tingler, Vampire Circus and The Exorcist. Still a huge fan of horror films from the 70s, Doc continues consuming horror films to this day for the site, for the podcasts and for the fun of it all.