The Boogeyman

June 2, 2023
1hr 38min
Status: released

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The Boogeyman Movie Details:

Country United States
Language English
Release DateJune 2, 2023
Running Time1hr 38min
Based on“The Boogeyman” by Stephen King
StarringChris Messina
Vivien Lyra Blair
Marin Ireland
Madison Hu
Sophie Thatcher
LisaGay Hamilton
David Dastmalchian
Directed by Rob Savage
Screenplay byScott Beck
Bryan Woods
Mark Heyman
Story byScott Beck
Bryan Woods
Produced byShawn Levy
Dan Cohen
Dan Levine
Cinematography by Eli Born
Edited by Peter Gvozdas
Music byPatrick Jonsson
Production Company21 Laps Entertainment
Distributed by20th Century Studios

The Boogeyman Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Sophie Thatcher as Sadie Harper
  • Vivien Lyra Blair as Sawyer Harper
  • Chris Messina as Will Harper
  • David Dastmalchian as Lester Billings
  • Marin Ireland as Rita Billings
  • Madison Hu as Bethany
  • LisaGay Hamilton as Dr. Weller


High school student Sadie Harper and her younger sister Sawyer are reeling from the recent death of their mother and aren’t getting much support from their father, Will, a therapist who is dealing with his own pain. When a desperate patient unexpectedly shows up at their home seeking help, he leaves behind a terrifying supernatural entity that preys on families and feeds on the suffering of its victims.

The Boogeyman Movie Box Office Collection & Budget:

Budget$35 million
Worldwide Collection$82.3 million

About The Boogeyman Movie:

The Boogeyman is an American supernatural horror mystery thriller film directed by Rob Savage from a screenplay by Scott Beck, Bryan Woods, and Mark Heyman. It stars Chris Messina, Vivien Lyra Blair, Sophie Thatcher, Marin Ireland, David Dastmalchian, and Madison Hu.

The film is based on the 1973 short story of the same name by Stephen King. It is produced by Shawn Levy, Dan Cohen, and Dan Levine under the banner of 21 Laps Entertainment. Patrick Jonsson composed the film’s score and Eli Born served as a cinematographer.

Principal photography began in February 2022 in New Orleans. It was originally planned to be released on the streaming service Hulu, but Disney eventually opted for a theatrical release first following positive test screenings.

The Boogeyman was theatrically released in the United States on June 2, 2023, by 20th Century Studios. The film received mixed reviews from critics.