Creepy movies

List of the most creepy horror movies selected by visitors to our site: Sputnik, The Jack in the Box, The Mortuary Collection, The Dark and the Wicked, Spell, Side Effect, Hunter Hunter, My Soul to Keep, Baba Yaga: Terror of the Dark Forest, The Hole in the Ground
In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Sputnik (2020)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
CountryRussia
CharactersAliens
PlotAlien invasion, Fear
PlaceSpace, Spaceships
StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing, Creepy

At the height of the Cold War, a Soviet spacecraft crash lands after a mission gone awry, leaving the commander as its only survivor. After a renowned Russian psychologist is brought in to evaluate the commander’s mental state, it becomes clear that something dangerous may have come back to Earth with him…

The Jack in the Box (2020)
Markimdb: 4
CharactersDemons, Clowns, Monsters
PlotSupernatural, Death, Fear, Mystery
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Tense, Creepy

When a vintage Jack-in-the-box is un-earthed and opened, it's new owners soon have reason to believe the creepy clown doll within has a life of it's own.

The Mortuary Collection (2020)
Markimdb: 6.5
CharactersDemons, Thieves, Cannibals
PlotSupernatural
PlaceSmall cities
StyleDepressive, Tense, Creepy, Unexpected ending

In the phantasmagorical town of Raven's End, a misguided young girl takes refuge in a decrepit old mortuary. The eccentric undertaker chronicles the strange history of the town through a series of twisted tales, each more terrifying than the last, but the young girl's world is unhinged when she discovers that the final story... is her own.

The Dark and the Wicked (2020)
Markimdb: 6.2
CharactersParents, Demons
PlotPursuit, Ghosts, Supernatural
StyleAction, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing, Creepy

On a secluded farm in a nondescript rural town, a man is slowly dying. His family gathers to mourn, and soon a darkness grows, marked by waking nightmares and a growing sense that something evil is taking over the family.

Spell (2020)
Markimdb: 5.3
CharactersFamily, Witch
PlotInvestigation, Supernatural, Death, Witchcraft, Pursuit
StyleAtmospheric, Action, Tense, Creepy, Smart

A father survives a plane crash in rural Appalachia, but becomes suspicious of the elderly couple who take him in to nurse him back to health with the ancient remedies.

Side Effect (2020)
Mark
CharactersSingers, Horses, Witch
PlotChase, Missing people, Fear, Religious
PlaceMoscow
StyleGothic, Creepy

A traumatic experience leads to a break-up between a young married couple. In a desperate attempt to save their marriage, Andrey, the husband, seeks help from a psychic named Mara. His only wish is to make his wife Olga forget the past. Mara's magic works, but the second honeymoon soon turns into a living nightmare... Andrey gradually recognizes that he is dealing with a powerful evil that possesses his wife, and the price of the psychic's service is Olga’s life.

Hunter Hunter (2020)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrethriller, drama
CountryCanada, USA
CharactersDogs, Monsters, Serial killers, Wolves, Hunters
PlotObsession
PlaceCanada, Forest
StyleTense, Disturbing, Creepy, Unexpected ending

Joseph and his family live in the remote wilderness as fur trappers but their tranquility starts to be threatened when they think are being hunted by the return of a rogue wolf and Joseph leaves them behind to track it.

My Soul to Keep (2020)
Markimdb: 5
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
CharactersMonsters
PlotFear
StyleDisturbing, Creepy

Like many 9-year-old boys, Eli Braverman believes something menacing lives in his basement. When his older sister leaves him home alone one night, Eli discovers if this evil is real or all in his head. What Eli confronts may end up being far more terrifying than even his worst nightmare.

Baba Yaga: Terror of the Dark Forest (2020)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genrehorror
CountryRussia
CharactersMonsters
PlotAbduction
StyleDepressive, Disturbing, For men, Creepy

The young family who moved to a new apartment on the outskirts of the city. The nanny hired by them for the newborn daughter quickly gained confidence. However, the older boy, Egor, talks about the frightening behavior of a woman, but his parents do not believe him. The surveillance cameras installed by the father for comfort only confirm everything is in order. Then one day, Egor, returning home, finds no trace of either the nanny or the little sister, and the parents are in a strange trance and do not even remember that they had a daughter. Then Egor, together with his friends, goes in search, during which it turns out that the nanny is an ancient Slavic demon, popularly known as Baba Yaga.

The Hole in the Ground (2019)
Mark6.4 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrehorror
CountryRepublic of Ireland, Belgium, Finland
Duration01:30
CharactersChildrens
PlotSuperpowers
StyleCreepy

Trying to escape her broken past, Sarah O’Neill is building a new life on the fringes of a backwood rural town with her young son Chris. A terrifying encounter with a mysterious neighbour shatters her fragile security, throwing Sarah into a spiralling nightmare of paranoia and mistrust, as she tries to uncover if the disturbing changes in her little boy are connected to an ominous sinkhole buried deep in the forest that borders their home.

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Child's Play (2019)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrehorror
CountryFrance, Canada, USA
Duration01:50
CharactersChildrens, Revived toys, Cats, Single mothers
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Technology
PlaceJapan
StyleCreepy, Tense, Disturbing

Karen, a single mother, gifts her son Andy a Buddi doll for his birthday, unaware of its more sinister nature. A contemporary re-imagining of the 1988 horror classic.

Marianne (2019)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrehorror
CountryFrance
Duration01:17
CharactersDemons, Family
PlotCurses, Ghosts
PlaceFrance
StyleAtmospheric, Creepy, Depressive

When a novelist realizes her terrifying stories are coming true, she returns to her hometown to face the demons from her past that inspire her writing.

Brightburn (2019)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrehorror, fantastic
CountryUSA
Duration02:27
CharactersChildrens, Family, Aliens, Sheriffs
PlotSuperpowers, Investigation, Pursuit, Fear, Adoption
PlaceSchool
StyleFancy, Creepy, Tense, Disturbing, For men, Unexpected ending

What if a child from another world crash-landed on Earth, but instead of becoming a hero to mankind, he proved to be something far more sinister?

Haunt (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:36
CharactersStudents, Quest rooms, Friends, Killers, Nurses
PlotSurvival, Survival, Death, Mental disorders
PlaceUSA, Rides, Labyrinths, Party
TimeHalloween
StyleCreepy, Tense, For a group of friends

On Halloween, a group of friends encounter an "extreme" haunted house that promises to feed on their darkest fears. The night turns deadly as they come to the horrifying realization that some nightmares are real.

Pet Sematary (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.7)
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:37
CharactersFamily, Zombie, Cats, Neighbors
PlotSupernatural, Death, Life after death
TimeHalloween
StyleCreepy, Atmospheric, Tense, Disturbing

Dr. Louis Creed and his wife, Rachel, move from Boston to Ludlow, in rural Maine, with their two young children. Hidden in the woods near the new family home, Ellie, their eldest daughter, discovers a mysterious cemetery where the pets of community members are buried.

Eli (2019)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
CharactersParents, Doctors, Family, Mothers, Fathers, Demons, Nuns, Childrens
PlotGhosts, Telekinesis
StyleCreepy, Depressive, Heavy, Tense

A boy named Eli with a rare autoimmune disorder is confined to a special experimental clinic for his treatment. He soon begins experiencing supernatural forces, turning the supposedly safe facility into a haunted prison for him and his fellow patients.

Rabid (2019)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrehorror, fantastic
CountryCanada
Duration02:36
CharactersDoctors
PlotCancer, Experiments
StyleDepressive, Tense, Creepy

When a young woman is left scarred beyond recognition following an accident, she undergoes a radical untested stem-cell treatment. And while the procedure turns her into the belle of the ball, the experimental transformation comes at a price...

Girl on the Third Floor (2019)
Markimdb: 4.6
Genrehorror, drama, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersFamily
PlotMystery, Moving, Death, Supernatural, Curses, Ghosts
PlaceSmall cities
StyleCreepy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing

Don Koch tries to renovate a rundown mansion with a sordid history for his growing family, only to learn that the house has other plans.

The Nightshifter (2019)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryBrazil
CharactersFamily
PlotDeath, Superpowers, Ghosts
StyleDepressive, Tense, Creepy, Disturbing

Stênio, the nightshifter of a morgue, has the ability to communicate with the cadavers that are brought to him every night.

The Golden Glove (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrethriller
CountryGermany, France
Duration01:04
CharactersLosers, Psychopath, Serial killers
StyleDepressive, Disturbing, Creepy

A serial killer strikes fear in the hearts of residents of Hamburg during the early 1970s.

Play or Die (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 3.7)
Genrehorror
CountryBelgium
Duration01:18
CharactersPartners
PlotMystery, Survival, Survival, Fear
PlacePsychiatric hospitals
StyleTense, Disturbing, Unexpected ending, Heavy, Fascinating, Creepy

Welcome to Paranoia, the ultimate escape game. Rule #1: Nothing is real. Rule #2: One of you will die. Lucas and Chloe, two passionate gamers, decide to participate to Paranoia, a very exclusive escape game. After solving a first riddle, they make it to the location of the finale in an abandoned mental hospital, lost in a frightening forest. There, four other participants are waiting on them. They soon realize that only one of them will get out of there alive.

The Silence (2019)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryGermany
Duration02:08
CharactersDiggers, Monsters, Family, Dogs, Dragons
PlotApocalypse, Survival, Abduction
PlaceCaves
TimePost apocalypse
StyleExciting, Tense, Disturbing, For men, Creepy

With the world under attack by deadly creatures who hunt by sound, a teen and her family seek refuge outside the city and encounter a mysterious cult.

Polaroid (2019)
Mark8 (imdb: 5.1)
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryCanada, Norway, USA
Duration01:28
CharactersPhotographers
PlotSupernatural, Damn things, Death, Ghosts
StyleDepressive, Disturbing, Creepy

High school loner Bird Fitcher has no idea what dark secrets are tied to the mysterious Polaroid vintage camera she stumbles upon, but it doesn't take long to discover that those who have their picture taken meet a tragic end. Bird and her friends must survive one more night as they race to solve the mystery of the haunted Polaroid before it kills them all.

American Hangman (2019)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrethriller
CountryCanada
Duration01:39
CharactersJudge
PlotInternet, Abduction, Social Media, Justice
StyleDepressive, Disturbing, Fascinating, Creepy

An unidentified man posts a live feed on social media showing that he has kidnapped two strangers and intends to kill one before the day is out. His intention is to hold a capital 'trial' online. As the authorities recognize what's happening, it becomes apparent that the online public is going to act as judge and jury.

Blood Vessel (2019)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrehorror
CountryAustralia
CharactersVampire
PlotSupernatural, Survival, Superpowers
PlaceShips
TimeWorld War II
StyleTense, Disturbing, Creepy

Near the end of World War II, the survivors of a torpedoed hospital ship cling to life aboard a crowded lifeboat. With no food, water, or shelter, all seems lost – until an eerily silent German minesweeper drifts ominously towards them, giving them one last chance at survival. As our motley crew explores the ship, it becomes all too clear that some diabolical fate has befallen its German crew. The mystery only deepens when they encounter a young Romanian girl, apparently the sole survivor, who leads them to a locked room in the bowels of the vessel.

The Village in the Woods (2019)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrehorror
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlotSupernatural, Missing people, Mystery
PlaceCountry houses, Village, Forest
StyleTense, Disturbing, Creepy

When a young couple from the wrong side of the tracks decide to take on an inheritance fraud job, little do they know that they have accepted a fate far darker then they could ever have imagined.

Itsy Bitsy (2019)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersSingle mothers, Disabled people, Spiders
PlaceMansions
StyleAtmospheric, Disturbing, Creepy

A family moves into a secluded mansion where they soon find themselves being targeted by an entity taking the form of a giant spider.

Depraved (2019)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing, Creepy

A field surgeon suffering from PTSD after combat in the Middle East creates a living human out of body parts in his Brooklyn lab.

Jacob's Ladder (2019)
Markimdb: 3.5
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersBrothers
PlotDeath, War
StyleTense, Creepy

After losing his brother in combat, Jacob Singer returns home from Afghanistan -- only to be pulled into a mind-twisting state of paranoia. Singer soon realizes that his sibling is alive but life is not what it seems.

Insidious: The Last Key (2018)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 5.7)
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryCanada, USA
Duration02:06
CharactersDogs, Fathers
PlotMulti-part, Ghosts, Supernatural, Weapon
StyleCreepy, Gloomy, Disturbing, Tense

Parapsychologist Elise Rainier and her team travel to Five Keys, NM, to investigate a man’s claim of a haunting. Terror soon strikes when Rainier realizes that the house he lives in was her family’s old home.

Ghostland (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
CountryFrance, Canada
Duration01:23
CharactersWriters, Maniacs, Captives, Sisters, Serial killers
PlotGhosts, Supernatural, Fear, Survival
StyleCreepy, Tense, Disturbing, Action, Heavy, Exciting

A mother of two inherits a home from her aunt. On the first night in the new home she is confronted with murderous intruders and fights for her daughters' lives. Sixteen years later the daughters reunite at the house, and that is when things get strange...

A Quiet Place (2018)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
CharactersMonsters, Family, Fathers
PlotDeath, Survival, Chase, Fear
PlaceForest
TimePost apocalypse
StyleCreepy, Exciting, Gloomy, Tense, Atmospheric, Incredible, Fancy, Fascinating, Unexpected ending

A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.

The Nun (2018)
Mark8 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:30
CharactersDemons, Nuns, Fathers
PlotReligious, Supernatural, Ghosts
StyleCreepy, Unexpected ending, Depressive, Tense

When a young nun at a cloistered abbey in Romania takes her own life, a priest with a haunted past and a novitiate on the threshold of her final vows are sent by the Vatican to investigate. Together they uncover the order’s unholy secret. Risking not only their lives but their faith and their very souls, they confront a malevolent force in the form of the same demonic nun that first terrorized audiences in “The Conjuring 2” as the abbey becomes a horrific battleground between the living and the damned.

Hereditary (2018)
Mark5.4 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:00
CharactersDemons, Family, Dogs, Students, Teachers, Insects
PlotSupernatural, Death, Ghosts, Funeral, Computers, Mystery, Loneliness
PlaceParty
StyleCreepy, Unexpected ending

When Ellen, the matriarch of the Graham family, passes away, her daughter’s family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry.

Halloween (2018)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:42
CharactersManiacs, Killers, Serial killers, Dogs, Students, Teachers
PlotDeath, Survival, Dancing, Money
PlaceSchool, Party, Prison, Psychiatric hospitals
TimeHalloween
StyleCreepy, Heavy, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

Laurie Strode comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago.

The Mermaid: Lake of the Dead (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 4.4)
Genrehorror, fantasy
CountryRussia
Duration02:05
CharactersMermaids
PlotLove
StyleCreepy

An evil Mermaid falls in love with Marina's fiancé Roman and aims to keep him away from Marina in her Kingdom of Death under water. The Mermaid is a young woman who drowned a few centuries ago. Marina only has one week to overcome her fear of the dark water, to remain human in the deathly fight with the monsters and not to become one herself.

Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:31
CharactersFriends
PlotInternet, Ghosts, Fear
PlacePsychiatric hospitals
TimeNight
StyleCreepy, Disturbing

An internet broadcaster recruits a handful of people for their 'experience the horror' show at Gonjiam Psychiatric Hospital, a place selected as one of the '7 freakiest places on the planet'. They are to explore the haunted asylum and stream it live on their online show.

Voldemort: Origins of the Heir (2018)
Mark5.8 (imdb: 5.4)
Genrefantasy, adventure
CountryItaly
CharactersWizards, Teens, Students, Friends
PlotRevenge, Supernatural
PlaceSchool, England
StyleCreepy, Tense

A fan made prequel to the Harry Potter series based on Tom Riddle and his progression to becoming The Dark Lord.

I Still See You (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrefantastic, thriller, melodrama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:05
PlotMystery, Ghosts, Investigation, Supernatural, Death, Apocalypse, Fear
TimePost apocalypse, Future
StyleCreepy, Tense

A spellbinding and romantic supernatural thriller. Ten years after an apocalyptic event left the world haunted by ghosts, Roni receives a threatening message from beyond the grave. Joining forces with a mysterious classmate, Kirk, Roni descends into a shadow world that blurs the bounds of the living and the dead-and begins a desperate race against time to stop a cunning killer.

Blood Fest (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.4)
Genrehorror, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:42
CharactersKillers, Maniacs, Teens
StyleCreepy, Unexpected ending, Disturbing, Action

Fans flock to a festival celebrating the most iconic horror movies, only to discover that the charismatic showman behind the event has a diabolical agenda. As attendees start dying off, three teenagers with more horror-film wits than real-world knowledge must band together and battle through every madman, monstrosity, and terrifying scenario if they have any hope of surviving.

Braid (2018)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrethriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:21
CharactersGirlfriends, Rich
PlotRobbery, Survival
PlaceMansions
StyleWomens in main roles, Creepy

Two drug dealers on the lam seek refuge inside their mentally unstable friend’s mansion. But in order to stay, they have to participate in her elaborate, and increasingly dangerous, game of permanent make-believe.

Mara (2018)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 5.1)
Genrehorror, thriller, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:15
CharactersDemons, Psychologists
PlotInvestigation, Dreams, Supernatural, Death, Fear
StyleCreepy, Tense, Disturbing

Criminal psychologist Kate Fuller is assigned to the murder of a man who has seemingly been strangled in his sleep by his wife and the only witness is their eight-year-old daughter, Sophie. As Kate digs into the mystery of an ancient demon which kills people in their sleep, she experiences the same petrifying symptoms as all previous victims and spirals through a chilling nightmare to save herself and Sophie before she dares fall asleep again.

Await Further Instructions (2018)
Mark1.6 (imdb: 4.8)
Genrehorror, fantastic, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:47
CharactersFamily
PlotSurvival, Technology, Supernatural
TimeNew Year
StyleCreepy, Tense

A dysfunctional family awake on Christmas morning to discover they’re sealed inside their house by a mysterious black substance. On television, a single line of text reads: “Stay Indoors and Await Further Instructions.”

Hellraiser: Judgment (2018)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 4.3)
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
Duration01:54
CharactersBrothers, Detectives, Maniacs, Demons, Serial killers
PlotInvestigation, Death
StyleCreepy, Heavy, Tense, Disturbing

Detectives Sean and David Carter are on the case to find a gruesome serial killer terrorizing the city. Joining forces with Detective Christine Egerton, they dig deeper into a spiraling maze of horror that may not be of this world.

Curse of the Witch's Doll (2018)
Mark2 (imdb: 3.2)
Genrehorror
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:36
CharactersRevived toys, Witch
PlotFear
PlaceEstate
StyleDepressive, Disturbing, Creepy

Adeline Gray’s attempt to escape bombing leads her to a derelict, creepy manor in the woods. When Adeline’s young daughter goes missing, a series of inexplicable events lead her to believe a haunted doll holds a vengeful soul; the soul of a murdered Witch. As Adeline’s desperate search continues, she soon realizes she too is at the mercy of The Witch’s Doll.

The End? (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.4)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryItaly
Duration01:00
CharactersBusinessmen, Zombie
PlotViruses
StyleCreepy, Disturbing, Depressive

Claudio Verona is a young and cynical businessman. One day he gets locked in his Roman office elevator before an important meeting with a client. Soon this annoying obstacle will turn into a nightmare. For outside that metal cage, a deadly virus has begun to infect and transform people into extremely violent and dangerous zombies. Claudio has to get out of his claustrophobic space but it seems the elevator is the safest place to be in the city.

Slender Man (2018)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 3.2)
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:27
CharactersSisters, Demons, Monsters
PlotInternet, Supernatural, Missing people, Death, Survival, Fear
PlaceSmall cities
StyleTense, Depressive, Gothic, Creepy, Unexpected ending

In a small town in Massachusetts, four high school girls perform a ritual in an attempt to debunk the lore of Slender Man. When one of the girls goes mysteriously missing, they begin to suspect that she is, in fact, his latest victim.

Overlord (2018)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, military
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:45
CharactersMilitary, Zombie, Soldier, Snipers, Monsters, Mutant
PlotWar, Genetic experiments, Supernatural, Survival
PlaceFrance, Laboratory, Aircraft, Village
TimeWorld War II
StyleDepressive, Tense, Steampunk, Creepy, Unexpected ending

France, June 1944. On the eve of D-Day, some American paratroopers fall behind enemy lines after their aircraft crashes while on a mission to destroy a radio tower in a small village near the beaches of Normandy. After reaching their target, the surviving paratroopers realise that, in addition to fighting the Nazi troops that patrol the village, they also must fight against something else.

Look Away (2018)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrethriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:13
CharactersLosers, Sisters, Teens
PlotSupernatural, Revenge, Snow
PlaceSchool
TimeGraduation
StyleDepressive, Creepy

A timid and reclusive 18-year-old high school student is alienated by her parents and ruthlessly rejected by her peers. Desperate and isolated, she confides in her own reflection — and in the mirror she finds her imagined evil twin, someone who supports her, encourages her and knows all her secret desires. When the “girls” trade places, repressed sexuality and a ferocious violence erupt with a dangerous sense of freedom.

Come Play (2020)
Duration01:36
CharactersChildrens, Autistic, Family, Parents
PlotTechnology, Supernatural, Death
StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing, Creepy

A lonely young boy feels different from everyone else. Desperate for a friend, he seeks solace and refuge in his ever-present cell phone and tablet. When a mysterious creature uses the boy’s devices against him to break into our world, his parents must fight to save their son from the monster beyond the screen.

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