Whereas its title brings “Mary Poppins” to thoughts, the childcare supplier on the heart of “Spoonful of Sugar” couldn’t be much less just like the magical nanny despatched from the clouds. Described as a “disturbed babysitter,” Millicent (Morgan Saylor) “experiences a sexual awakening whereas utilizing LSD to alternatively deal with a seemingly ‘sick’ youngster from a household with darkish secrets and techniques of their very own,” the supply teases.
Leah Saint Marie (“Value of Honor”) penned the script.
Craig Engler, Shudder’s Basic Supervisor, described “Spoonful of Sugar” as “incisive” and praised its “nightmarish visions of hallucinogenic magnificence.”
The movie will premiere on Shudder in 2023.
Morgan made her characteristic debut with “Fixation,” one other psychological horror pic that simply made its world premiere on the Toronto Worldwide Movie Competition.
Finest recognized for “Homeland,” Saylor’s different credit embrace “White Woman” and “Blow the Man Down.”