Shudder is nothing if not a goldmine of content, with basically something to watch for everyone, and today we are making a list of the best new shows and movies coming to Shudder in January 2023 that you can watch right now. The shows and movies in this list are ranked according to their availability dates.
Lake Mungo (Jan. 1)
Synopsis: In Lake Mungo, sixteen-year-old Alice Palmer drowns while swimming in the local dam. When her body is recovered and a verdict of accidental death returned, her grieving family buries her. The family then experiences a series of strange and inexplicable events centered in and around their home. Profoundly unsettled, the Palmers seek the help of psychic and parapsychologist, Ray Kemeny. Ray discovers that Alice led a secret, double life. A series of clues lead the family to Lake Mungo where Alice’s secret past emerges.
Q: The Winged Serpent (Jan. 2)
Synopsis: A thief helps two detectives locate a savage cult that has summoned an ancient Aztec god to terrorize New York City in this fantasy thriller.
We Need To Do Something (Jan. 2)
Synopsis: Seeking shelter from a storm, a family find themselves trapped for days with no sign of rescue and untold evils lurking just beyond the walls in this wildly fun house-of-horrors thrill ride.
Possession (Jan. 5)
Synopsis: A spiral staircase movie, a never-ending metaphysical game of cat-and-mouse, a moral aspiration to the Heavens, a “spotlight” on God, a scornful detective movie, a horror movie and frightful, high-octane baroque work—Possession is all of that at once.
The Wolf of Snow Hollow (Jan. 5)
Synopsis: A stressed-out police officer struggles not to give in to the paranoia that grips his small mountain town as bodies turn up after each full moon.
Dawn Breaks Behind the Eyes (Jan. 9)
Synopsis: After inheriting a run-down castle, a dispirited woman and her ill-tempered husband decide to spend the night, as time and reality shift around them.
Chucky Season 1 (Jan. 12)
Synopsis: After his diabolical plan to invade America’s children’s hospitals was foiled in Season 1, Chucky now seeks revenge on those he holds responsible: surviving teens Jake (Zackary Arthur), Devon (Björgvin Arnarson) and Lexy (Alyvia Alyn Lind), along with his ex Tiffany, now his sworn enemy.
Take Back the Night (Jan. 15)
Synopsis: Finding herself the victim of a violent monster attack, Jane launches a vigilante campaign to hunt the beast that tried to kill her.
Let the Wrong One In (Jan. 23)
Synopsis: Matt may be a sucker, but when his brother becomes part of a growing vampire problem in Dublin, he’s faced with the dilemma of saving or slaying him.
The Lair (Jan. 26)
Synopsis: When Royal Air Force pilot Lt. Kate Sinclair is shot down over Afghanistan, she finds refuge in an abandoned underground bunker where deadly man-made biological weapons – half human, half alien – are awakened.