Originally published at: THE HUMANS - In theaters by A24 and on Showtime on Wednesday November 24, 2021 - People of Con
Erik Blake has gathered three generations of his Pennsylvania family to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter’s apartment in lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside and eerie things start to go bump in the night, the group’s deepest fears are laid bare. The piercingly funny and haunting debut film from writer-director Stephen Karam, adapted from his Tony Award-winning play, The Humans explores the hidden dread of a family and the love that binds them together.
Starring: Richard Jenkins, Jayne Houdyshell, Amy Schumer, Beanie Feldstein, Steven Yeun, and June Squibb
Written & directed by: Stephen Karam
Based on the play by: Stephen Karam
Produced by: Louise Lovegrove and Stephen Karam
108 minutes | Rated R
**Special Presentation – Toronto International Film Festival 2021**