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This Couple Made the Scariest Baby Announcement EVER

Most parents are a little scared when they have a baby… the Holts are terrified. Okay, so I totally stole that line from the spooky teaser for the 1974 movie IT’S ALIVE. But that might very well have been the inspiration for this brilliant mock trailer created by self-professed “horror movie nuts” Judy & Gavin […]

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Five Horrific and Deadly Diseases From History (Which Are Now Curable)

Deadly diseases suck no matter what, but imagine suffering through a long, painful illness, then learning in the afterlife that you could have avoided the whole ordeal by eating a couple of oranges or drinking a glass of milk. Because of advances in medical science, the diseases listed below that were once essentially death sentences […]

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This Creepy Walking Doll Has the Entire World Horrified

It started a few years ago in Saltillo, Mexico, when someone shot footage of an unnervingly lifelike doll… a doll with black, soulless eyes… a doll that is shown holding a woman’s hand and apparently walking on its own. YouTube user Antonio Lopez uploaded the clip, which has recently gone viral; to date it’s been […]

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Meet the Staff: 10 Questions with Blumhouse.com Editor-in-Chief Rebekah McKendry

Our ongoing series of interviews with the Blumhouse crew continues, in which we share our collective passion for all things scary, discuss our personal and career histories in the genre we all know and love, reveal our favorite films, and maybe even share a few spooky stories. Today we sit down for a Q&A with […]

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Slideshow: Photos from the Blumhouse Halloween Party!

Happy Halloween, horror ghouls! At Blumhouse, Halloween is, of course, our favorite holiday, and this year the company threw a massive Halloween party to celebrate! Check out our slideshow below of some of our favorite pics from the party. Why yes, that is our President, Jason Blum, dressed as Jem! Thanks to Ryan Turek for […]

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The Chilling Story Behind “The SCP Foundation”

As we patrol the darkest corners of the web in search of macabre myths, viral legends, paranormal conspiracy theories and other chilling tales, we also attempt to verify the sources of these terrifying tropes — but ultimately, the decision as to what is real and what is fantasy remains entirely up to you. You can […]

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Checking out CreepLA, a New Disturbing Haunted Experience!

There’s a new-kid-on-the-block in the ever-expanding world of haunts. CreepLA has opened its doors to reveal their take on the dark abyss of this creepy sub-culture. Creep LA is not your ‘run of the mill’ haunt. There are no zombies with chainsaws, ghouls or demons to be seen at this event. The fear that the […]

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Bedbugs: The Most Horrible Creatures On Earth

Bedbugs are the worst creatures on earth. Other animals might attack you, but that’s over quickly. Bedbugs, on the other hand, are a curse that can last for decades. They are a silent, relentless enemy that slowly, methodically shreds your sanity and destroys your life. Like the Terminator, they can’t be reasoned with. They don’t […]

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‘THE 17TH DOOR’ May Be the Scariest Halloween Haunt EVER

Recently opened in Orange County, CA, The 17th Door may be the first-ever venture into the Halloween attraction business for suburban couple Robbie and Heather Luther… but from the looks of it, these folks definitely know their shit when it comes to terrifying people to the brink of insanity. It’s not the only “extreme haunt” […]

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Behind-the-Scenes of the PARANORMAL ACTIVITY: THE GHOST DIMENSION Haunted Car Video Shoot

This story is part of a series done in partnership between Blumhouse.com and PARANORMAL ACTIVITY: THE GHOST DIMENSION. The final installment in the PARANORMAL ACTIVITY franchise hits theaters this week, and we here at Blumhouse are pretty excited. THE GHOST DIMENSION follows the Fleeges family who upon moving into their new home discover a rather interesting […]

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Can You Solve the Mystery of this Disturbing Viral Video?

We’ve previously introduced you to some of the creepiest paranormal videos ever posted to YouTube (be sure to check them out if you’re ready for a sleepless night), but this find might be even more disturbing; despite making no claims to being supernatural in nature, there is something about this clip – and particularly the […]

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NORMAL PORN FOR NORMAL PEOPLE is Not Normal at All

Time for another helping of creepypasta – myths, legends and other chilling tales from the darkest recesses of the web — and this time you’d better buckle up, because we’re going down our darkest path yet, to examine alleged first-hand accounts of a website that may or may not have once existed: “Normal Porn for […]

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Our TOP 5 WTF Moments from the Upcoming HAUNTERS Movie

Recently Blumhouse.com was lucky enough to get an advanced sneak peek at the highly anticipated HAUNTERS – The Movie. This foray into the ever-expanding haunted house subculture is the first documentary about the current phenomenon of how traditional haunted houses created for Halloween have escalated into ‘full-contact’ extreme horror attractions that blur the lines between […]