The critics demanding an X rating for “The Exorcist” (1973) were being a little unfair. It’s pretty solidly an R-rated movie. However, it’s also fair to say that the gap between the PG rating and the R rating left a lot to be desired. It’s a little odd that “Jaws” (1975) received the same rating as “Meet Me in St Louis” (1944), for instance.
Four horror-styled movies new to Amazon Prime this June 2021 that are definitely worth your valuable streaming time are Saint Maud (2019), The Curse of Sleeping Beauty (2016), Bad Samaritan (2018), and To Your Last Death (2021).
Lifetime has expanded into the “True Crime” sub-genre with “Ripped from the Headlines.” Does our intrigue into crime stories bring us closer to “Dancing with the Devil?”