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A scene from Upgrade, courtesy of Blumhouse.

Leigh Whannell's Upgrade Getting TV Series Sequel from Blumhouse, UCP

Leigh Whannell’s Upgrade is set to get a television/streaming upgrade, with Blumhouse Television and NBCUniversal Content Studios' UCP set to adapt the 2018 sci-fi-thriller Upgrade to series with Whannell set to direct With series co-creator Whannell set to executive produce alongside showrunner/co-creator Tim Walsh (Treadstone, Chicago P.D., Shooter), the series picks up a few years after[...]

Mondo Dropping New Francesco Francavilla Invisible Man Poster Tomorrow

Mondo Dropping New Francesco Francavilla Invisible Man Poster Tomorrow

Mondo will have a poster drop tomorrow, featuring Francesco Francavilla artwork for the Blumhouse remake of The Invisible Man There will be two different versions of the poster, one with a blue tint that is the regular release limited to 225 pieces for $50, and a second red-tinted version limited to just 100 pieces for[...]

Blumhouse "Gives the Plot of Their Movies Away" in Trailers on Purpose

Jason Blum Talks About How Blumhouse Will Resume Production

Jason Blum has laid out a plan for his company Blumhouse Productions to return to active filming Everything in Hollywood has been shut down for months now, yet Blumhouse is gearing up to begin production on a new film on the Universal lot The untitled film will reportedly cost $6.5 million and nothing is known[...]

Blumhouse Taps Issa Lopez To Direct Horror Film Our Lady Of Tears

Blumhouse has hired director Issa Lopez to helm a feature titled Our Lady of Tears The film is an adaptation of the Vox/Epic Magazine article The Haunting of Girlstown, which focused on a "mass hysteria epidemic with supernatural roots in an all-girls, Catholic boarding school In 2007, Villa de las Niñas, located in the outskirts[...]

Mondo Music Release of the Week: The Emma Soundtrack

Mondo Music Release of the Week: The Emma Soundtrack

Emma might be this week's release, but they also have a ton of other vinyl soundtracks up for sale as well, including both the Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame scores and the score for this years Blumhouse revamp of The Invisible Man These releases tend to sell out, so if you're interested best not[...]

Nailbiter #1 cover. Art by Mike Henderson

Image Comics Series Nailbiter Should Be The New Hot Film Series

Slasher fans, thriller fans, the whole community would be there to support it.The obvious answer to produce them would be Blumhouse, as they can turn a small budget into huge profit without sacrificing quality It would just be exciting to see a horror comic like Nailbiter get the spotlight shown onto it and spin-off into[...]

The Forever Purge has been delayed by Universal.

Purge 5 Has Been Pulled From July Release Date, Delayed Indefinitely

Earlier in March, they also released The Hunt and The Invisible Man early to VOD streaming from Blumhouse already So it stands to reason that they might do the same with The Purge.The rumbling around The Forever Purge is that it is to be the final film in the series as well, so that may[...]

Blumhouse's Fantasy Island Blu-ray cover. Credit Sony Pictures

Fantasy Island Is Now Available On Digital & Blu-ray, And Its Fun

While Blumhouse only spent $7 million on the production and made $47 million worldwide, hopes were higher for sure.  Fantasy Island was set up to be a new franchise for Blumhouse, joining The Purge as what could be an annual event The release this week includes the theatrical release, as well as an unrated cut[...]

Halloween Watch Party promo.

Halloween Twitter Watch Party Coming Friday With Jamie Lee Curtis

Other members of the cast and crew are going to participate as well, such as John Carpenter, Blumhouse chief Jason Blum, Judy Greer, James Jude Courtney, and Nick Castle.[caption id="attachment_1205791" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Halloween Watch Party promo Credit Universal[/caption] Halloween Behind The Scenes Stories "No one does horror quite like Blumhouse and Michael Myers[...]

The Horror of Dolores Roach is coming to Amazon, courtesy of Gimlet.

Blumhouse, Gimlet Set The Horror of Dolores Roach Series at Amazon

A little more than a year after Gimlet Pictures and Blumhouse Television announced they were looking to bring writer and director Aaron Mark's podcast The Horror of Dolores Roach to series, the project has found a home at Amazon Deadline Hollywood reports that a virtual writers' room is being set-up with Dara Resnik (Apple’s Home Before Dark)[...]

The Hunt comes to Blu-ray in June.

Blumhouse Thriller The Hunt Hits Blu-ray on June 9th

She turns the tables on the killers, picking them off one by one as she makes her way toward the mysterious woman (two-time Oscar® winner Hilary Swank, Million Dollar Baby) at the center of it all."CRAFTING THE HUNT - Filmmakers and cast discuss how costumes and props were used to highlight the political commentary of this slaughterous[...]

Happy Death Day is having a Twitter Watch Party Friday.

Happy Death Day Live Tweet With Cast Happening Friday

Happy Death Day is one of the better horror films to come out in the last few years. This has everything to do with the cast, especially Jessica Rothe, who is brilliant as a coed who is forced to relive the same day over and over again until she can solve her own murder at […]

"The Invisible Man" Review: A Tense and Suspenseful Thrill Ride

The Invisible Man Appears on Blu-ray on May 26th

Blumhouse's successful reimagining of the classic Universal Monster was a box office hit before the Coronavirus pandemic forced theaters to shut down In a surprising move, Universal released the film to rent on VOD streaming services less than a month after the film was released in theaters After a successful run on rental as well,[...]

Christoph Waltz makes a deal in Most Dangerous Game, courtesy of Quibi.

Most Dangerous Game Review: Still Mediocre Even in Small Doses

Even the recent Blumhouse movie The Hunt uses that premise for political commentary and satire.[caption id="attachment_1190730" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Liam Hemsworth and Christophe Waltz enter into a deadly deal in Most Dangerous Game, courtesy of Quibi.[/caption]Quibi’s version is an update of the original to 2020 set in Detroit It’s written by Scott Elder, Josh Harmon, and[...]

Universal Monsters Super7 Figures Are Here for Halloween  

Universal Monsters: Why Can't We Get These Monsters Back in Theaters?

Universal Monsters are some of the most iconic characters in cinema history. The films starring Frankenstein, Creature, Wolf Man, Dracula, and more have influenced not only every horror film to come after, but film in general in more ways than can be recounted here. Yet before this past February's The Invisible Man, it has been […]

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"Pooka Lives" Proves A Sequel Can Be Better Than The Original [REVIEW]

"Pooka Lives" debuts on Hulu today, the sequel to last years "Pooka." Both are part of the Hulu/Blumhouse Into The Dark anthology series, with a different horror film every month loosely based around that month's big holiday Many of the film's have been good to great, including "The Body," "New Year, New You," and a[...]

Fantasy Island

"Fantasy Island" Hits Digital April 14th, Blu-ray on May 12th

Fantasy Island, the Blumhouse reimagining of the classic television series, will hit digital platforms on April 14th, and Blu-ray/DVD on Mat 12th Included with the disc are both the theatrical and unrated editions of the film, along with deleted scenes and a cast and filmmaker commentary for the unrated version of the film.I didn't get[...]

Blumhouse "Gives the Plot of Their Movies Away" in Trailers on Purpose

Jason Blum: The Film Industry Will Be Different After All of This

Jason Blum, head of Blumhouse and one of the most successful studio heads in the business, is out there wondering how the movie business will look when we eventually get past the current situation unfolding Christopher Nolan came out in The Washington Post this weekend and called for everyone to support movie theaters, and while[...]

Drive-In Collage

Drive-Ins Are Making a Comeback, 5 Double Features To Rewatch There Now

Drive-ins are making a comeback! Because of theater closures right now, and the increased social distancing going on, people are going back to the old drive-ins more and more. Think about it- everyone is in their own cars, more than six feet away, and many let you bring your own food! What's better than a […]

"No Time To Die": Daniel Craig Says They Struggled to Keep Trump out of the Movie

Daniel Craig Dreamed Aboout Being Spidey, Supes, NOT Bond

Or maybe a cowboy, or could you imagine him having been in Blumhouse's latest Invisible Man film? These were the roles he dreamed of playing as a kid, according to a new interview with Metro:[caption id="attachment_1176015" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Editorial credit: JStone / Shutterstock.com[/caption] “People are always saying to me, ‘You must have dreamed of playing James[...]