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"The Craft" Star Refers to New Film as a Reimagination

“The Craft” Star Refers to New Film as a Reimagination

The 90’s cult classic film The Craft was loved by a generation, and is responsible for a distinct take on witchcraft, with a new film already on the way. There hadn’t been any discussion about reintegrating the original cast of the film, with a new cast already in place — but little to nothing known […]

“Firestarter": Universal, Blumhouse Taps Keith Thomas to Direct Reboot

“Firestarter”: Universal, Blumhouse Taps Keith Thomas to Direct Reboot

Get ready for another remake of a Stephen King classic on the big screen. Universal Pictures, Blumhouse Productions, and Weed Road Production recruited Keith Thomas (The Vigil) to direct the Firestarter reboot. Production Details Scott Teems (Halloween Kills) will pen the latest adaptation of the King novel, according to Variety. Firestarter follows the story of […]

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“The Purge” Season 2 Finale: Ethan Hawke Returns to Original Film Role [PREVIEW]

USA Network and Blumhouse Television have achieved an almost Ryan Murphy/American Horror Style-level of success when it comes to The Purge and bridging universes together. That can be a particularly difficult landing to stick when you’re trying to get the film and television sides to play nice with one another. With next week’s season finale […]

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Mike Flanagan’s “Halloween” Concept Featured a Female Loomis

It’s always interesting when creatives who were in the running for a project speak out about what they intended to bring to a film. Lately there has been interest in different creative minds getting involved in Nightmare on Elm Street, or talk of other lashers like Scream and Friday the 13th, but director Mike Flanagan […]

'Fantasy Island' Poster Hides the Evil Lurking Below

‘Fantasy Island’ Poster Hides the Evil Lurking Below

Fantasy Island certainly impressed with its first trailer. The Blumhouse produced reimagining of the classic television show debuted footage last week (if you missed it, you can check it out below) and looks genuinely creepy and impressive. Michael Peña looks like he is having a ball, the cast is loaded with talent, and now with […]

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New Purge Film Adds Will Patton, Cassidy Freeman, More to Cast

Purge fans not only have the second season of the television show going on right now, they have a new film to look forward to. After a year off from the big screen, the fifth Purge film will open in 2020. Will Patton, Cassidy Freeman, Ana de la Reguera, and Tenoch Huerta have been added […]

Jamie Lee Curtis Talks Kyle Richards Return in "Halloween Kills"

Jamie Lee Curtis Talks Kyle Richards Return in “Halloween Kills”

The Halloween franchise has been one of the most complex horror properties for decades, and the next installment has enlisted the help of several returning characters. Kyle Richards, who played Lindsey Wallace in the first Halloween will be making a comeback to face off against Michael Myers one more time. While promoting her newest film […]

Patrick Wilson and Lin Shaye Discuss "Insidious 5"

Patrick Wilson and Lin Shaye Discuss “Insidious 5”

The Insidious franchise has truly blossomed into a series that includes several sequels as well as prequel films that have expanded the universe in ways that other horror titles have never seen before. Blumhouse has taken the franchise in several directions since its conception, and now one of the stars of Insidious have spoken up […]

“Black Christmas” Remake Trailer Has Lots of “Sleighing”

“Black Christmas” Writer Says PG-13 Rating Due to Test Screenings

Some horror fans are scoffing that the latest Black Christmas remake is rated PG-13 instead of R like its predecessors. Directed by Sophia Takal and co-written by April Wolfe, the film received unexpected backlash. Wolfe took to social media to defend the change due to test screenings. Here’s the deal: We wrote it with an […]

“Black Christmas” Remake "Slay Bells" Are Ringing [TRAILER]

“Black Christmas” Remake Remake Receives PG-13 Rating

Well, this is certainly unexpected, to say the least. The upcoming Blumhouse horror film Black Christmas has recently debuted the first official trailer for the returning horror property, and now after assuming it would be a solid R rating for obvious reasons, the film has been said to receive a PG-13 rating making it a […]


“Halloween Kills”: Kyle Richards Returns as Lindsey Wallace

Another face from the 1978 John Carpenter original, Halloween is returning to the franchise in Kyle Richards, who played Lindsey Wallace, for Halloween Kills. The film is the sequel to 2018’s Halloween, which acts as a direct sequel to the Carpenter film effectively retconning all previous sequels of the franchise. Lindsey was one of the […]

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“The Hunt” Director Craig Zobel Breaks Silence on Universal’s Cancellation

Craig Zobel said his original intention was satirical when opening up about the controversial decision for Universal and Blumhouse’s decision to cancel the upcoming release for his film The Hunt. The director claimed how its message was misrepresented in media reports in an interview with Variety. The film was pulled following a string of mass […]

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“The Purge” Season 2 Teases Return in October to USA Network

The Purge is returning to the USA Network this October for a second season of mayhem and violence. Quick fans of The Purge, how familiar does that mask look? Check out the quick teaser, posted this morning on the Blumhouse twitter, teases what is to come. Does crime exist beyond the siren? Find out when […]

Open Season for Betty Gilpin in Blumhouse's “The Hunt” [TRAILER]

It’s Open Season for Betty Gilpin in Blumhouse’s “The Hunt” [TRAILER]

Betty Gilpin (GLOW) is trading her killer instinct inside of the ring for survival gear and firearms in Blumhouse’s The Hunt. A premise all too familiar to film audiences from 1932’s The Most Dangerous Game to 2013’s The Purge, the film follows Gilpin’s character joined by a group of other kidnapped Americans to a secluded […]

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“The Purge” Season 2 Adds Four New Purgers to the Cast

The Purge Season 2 is hitting small screens this fall, and four new Purgers have been added to the cast. Derek Luke, Max Martini, Paola Nuñez, and Joel Allen will all try to survive the night in season 2. The series debuted last year, and there is no word if anyone who survived that season […]


“Paranormal Activity” is Returning to Theaters Again

Paranormal Activity, the hit horror found footage series, is returning yet again. Paramount and Blumhouse are in active development on what would be the seventh entry in the franchise. the last film was 2015’s The Ghost Dimension, which was…not the greatest. Paramount’s Studio Chairman and CEO Jim Gianopulos made the surprise announcement on stage at […]

Cary Elwes Cast in Blumhouse/Universal’s “Black Christmas” Remake

Black Christmas has added the versatile Cary Elwes to the Blumhouse Productions and Universal Pictures’ remake of the 1974 cult classic. The star of The Princess Bride is no stranger to the horror genre with his roles in the Saw franchise, Bram Stoker’s Dracula, Shadow of the Vampire, Psych 9, The Bride. Directed by Sophia […]

Funko Round-Up: Batman: Damned, Captain Marvel, and Jason Blum!

Funko Round-Up: Batman: Damned, Captain Marvel, and Jason Blum!

Funko announces tons of new products and licenses every day, let alone every week. It can be a lot to keep up with. So we are here to help. Welcome to the Funko Round-Up! In this edition, seperate from the Funko SDCC reveals, we take a look at recently announced Pops for Batman, Captain Marvel, […]