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Suitable Flesh

October 24, 2023
1hr 40min
Status: released

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Suitable Flesh Movie Details:

Based on“The Thing on the Doorstep” by H. P. Lovecraft
Country United States
Language English
Release dateJune 11, 2023 (Tribeca)
October 27, 2023
Running time1hr 40min
StarringHeather Graham
Judah Lewis
Bruce Davison
Johnathon Schaech
Barbara Crampton
Directed by Joe Lynch
Screenplay byDennis Paoli
Produced byBarbara Crampton
Bob Portal
Inderpal Singh
Joe Wicker
Cinematography by David Matthews
Edited by Jack N. Gracie
Music bySteve Moore
Production CompanyAlliance Media Partners
Eyevox Entertainment
Distributor RLJE Films

Suitable Flesh Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Heather Graham as Dr. Elizabeth Derby, a psychiatrist
  • Judah Lewis as Asa Waite, Elizabeth’s patient
  • Bruce Davison as Ephraim Waite, Asa’s father
  • Johnathon Schaech as Edward Derby, Elizabeth’s husband
  • Barbara Crampton as Dr. Daniella Upton, Elizabeth’s friend and colleague
  • Graham Skipper as a pathologist
  • Brett Newton as Professor Fisk
  • Chris McKenna as Crawley
  • J. D. Evermore as Detective Ledger
  • Ann Mahoney as Susan
  • Jonah Ray Rodrigues as Dave the orderly
  • Joe Lynch as Ray the orderly


Psychiatrist Elizabeth Derby becomes obsessed with helping a young patient suffering extreme personality disorder. But it leads her into dark occult danger as she tries to escape a horrific fate.

Suitable Flesh Movie Budget & Box Office Collection:

Worldwide Collection$22,751

About Suitable Flesh Movie:

Suitable Flesh is an American horror film written by Dennis Paoli and directed by Joe Lynch. It stars Heather Graham, Judah Lewis, Bruce Davison, Johnathon Schaech, and Barbara Crampton.

The film is based on based on H. P. Lovecraft’s The Thing on the Doorstep (1937).

Principal photography began in Jackson, Mississippi in May 2022.

RLJE Films and Shudder acquired the worldwide distribution rights to Suitable Flesh before its world premiere on June 11, 2023 at the Tribeca Festival.

Suitable Flesh premiered at the Tribeca Festival on June 11, 2023, and was released in limited theaters and video on demand on October 27, 2023, before its streaming debut on Shudder in January 2024.