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Insidious 5 Is A Go From Blumhouse &#038 Sony Patrick Wilson Directing

Insidious 5 Is A Go From Blumhouse & Sony, Patrick Wilson Directing

Wilson has some big shoes to fill, as the first two films were written by Leigh Whannell and directed by James Wan Whannell came up with this nee Insidious story, and Scott Teams will pen the script The film will debut in theaters in 2022, as promised by Blumhouse head honcho Jason Blum making the[...]

Could The Invisible Man Clean Up At This Oscars Next Year

Could The Invisible Man Clean Up At This Oscars Next Year?

Critics loved it, audiences kept going, and director Leigh Whannell got a huge deal afterward to keep bringing us the scares Elisabeth Moss was superb in it, kicking off a fantastic year for her, the ensemble cast was super strong, the film smartly updated the concept for the modern-day It ticks quite a few of[...]

Universal &#038 Blumhouse Sign Leigh Whannell For Wolfman With Golsling

Universal & Blumhouse Sign Leigh Whannell For Wolfman With Golsling

Taking the sting out a bit of the Halloween Kills delay news, Universal and Blumhouse are bringing in The Invisible Man director Leigh Whannell in to direct yet another reimagining of a Universal Monsters character The Wolfman will star Ryan Gosling, and will be produced by Blumhouse head Jason Blum Whannell will write a treatment[...]

Leigh Whannells Upgrade Getting TV Series Sequel from Blumhouse UCP

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[...]

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

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

In a rarity these days, director Leigh Whannell provides a commentary track These are becoming increasingly rarer upon home video release, and that is a shame Other features include behind the scenes featurettes and deleted scenes You can see the full list down below.DELETED SCENES MOSS MANIFESTED – Elisabeth Moss describes the physical and emotional[...]

Invisible Man Watch Party With Director Leigh Whannell Tonight

'Invisible Man' Watch Party With Director Leigh Whannell Tonight

To help...celebrate I guess director Leigh Whannell will be hosting a live viewing party on Twitter tonight This is all possible because of the theater shutdowns across the globe because of the Coronavirus pandemic Because of the shutdowns, studios are releasing films still in theaters and upcoming releases to VOD services in droves, including the[...]

Mondo Music Release of the Week: The Invisible Man

Mondo Music Release of the Week: The Invisible Man!

This week sees the release of the soundtrack to the new Blumhouse hit The Invisible Man!What you can’t see can hurt you…..We are thrilled to be bringing you two absolutely killer releases this week! First up we have Benjamin Wallfisch's score to Leigh Whannell’s THE INVISIBLE MAN this week in partnership with our friends at[...]

Blumhouse Inks Invisible Man Director Leigh Whannell to Overall Deal

Blumhouse Inks 'Invisible Man' Director Leigh Whannell to Overall Deal

Director Leigh Whannell has inked an overall deal with the studio Lasting for two years, Blumhouse will have first look at any film or television projects he may come up with, and I am guessing that will include more fresh takes on Universal Monsters Leigh Whannell is familiar to horror fans as one of the[...]

Insidious: The Last Key Review: Disappointing By-the-Numbers Horror

Insidious: The Last Key Review: Disappointing, By-the-Numbers Horror

Anyone who is not Elise and her two Spooky Kids sidekicks (Leigh Whannell and Angus Sampson) have zero development to speak of, used as fodder basically to get us to the next scare Speaking of her assistants — they spend most of the film creepily hitting on Elise's two long-lost nieces for some reason It[...]

Its Feeding On Her Soul &#8211 Insidious Chapter 3 Trailer

"It's Feeding On Her Soul" – Insidious Chapter 3 Trailer

So you can see why there is a third one. The newest chapter in the terrifying horror series is written and directed by franchise co-creator Leigh Whannell This chilling prequel, set before the haunting of the Lambert family, reveals how gifted psychic Elise Rainier (Lin Shaye) reluctantly agrees to use her ability to contact the dead[...]

Insidious 1 &#038 2 Screenwriter Leigh Whannell To Direct Insidious: Chapter 3

Insidious 1 & 2 Screenwriter Leigh Whannell To Direct Insidious: Chapter 3

It was announced today that Leigh Whannell will direct the threequel Insidious: Chapter 3, which he will also write Whannell is no stranger to the supernatural angst of this particular ghost story, as he also wrote the first two films for director James Wan Wan is staying on as a producer to help pass the[...]