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Everybody’s Got a Bomb: The Most Horrifying Nuclear Apocalypse Movies Ever Made

Those who grew up during just about any phase of the Cold War know exactly how it feels to have the ever-present possibility of total extinction hovering over our heads like the Sword of Damocles. That metaphorical blade, of course, is the very real concept of global nuclear war — a conflict that, regardless of how or […]

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Don’t Forget to Vote in the Rondo Awards!

Don’t forget to vote! We are honored to be nominated in two categories for the 2017 Rondo Awards! Blumhouse.com is nominated for “Best Horror Website”, and our podcast SHOCK WAVES is nominated for “Best Multimedia”. We are incredibly thrilled to be among such other amazing nominees, including many very talented folks and long-standing names in the […]

Films 

CINEMA IN EXTREMIS: Robert Morgan’s BOBBY YEAH May Be the Sickest Stop-Motion Film Ever Made

Happy Friday, fellow extremists! How about closing out your hectic work week with an adorable little piece of animation? Of course, your definitions of “adorable” may differ from mine… but in this case, it means a sticky, blood-smeared, hairy, screeching, slime-spurting epic of apocalyptic proportions. That is, the outrageously twisted (and award-winning) 2011 film BOBBY […]

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Blumhouse.com and SHOCK WAVES Nominated for 2016 Rondo Awards!

The nominations are in for this year’s Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards — among the horror genre’s most esteemed honors — and we’re proud to announce that both Blumhouse.com and our flagship SHOCK WAVES podcast made the list for 2016! Blumhouse.com, which celebrated its first year online last October, now has its first Rondo nomination, […]

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CHARMED, STRANGER THINGS and CULT OF CHUCKY — This Week’s Horror News Rundown

The whole entertainment industry shut down for the holidays, but they’re back and so are we with exciting new developments in the world of horror movies and television! This week on The Horror News Rundown we’re highlighting the reboot of a cult classic fantasy series, the latest entry in a beloved horror franchise, the start […]

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L.A.’s Screamfest is Returning This October — Here’s a First Look!

It’s the biggest annual horror film festival in the US, it’s been the proving ground for dozens of up-and-coming genre filmmakers, and it’s officially returning for its 16th year just in time for Halloween 2016. Fest promoters have just announced the dates for Screamfest 2016, which will run from October 18-27 at Hollywood’s TCL Chinese […]

Films 

EXCLUSIVE: Check Out the Lineup of New Genre Films Screening at ETHERIA FILM NIGHT!

We’re stoked to announce the final lineup and full event schedule for this year’s Etheria Film Night — an annual festival focusing entirely on genre films directed by women, attended by film industry insiders, journalists and fans. On June 11 at Hollywood’s historic Egyptian Theater, Etheria will be screening nine short films, as well as an […]

Looking Back at Horror Fiction in 2015: A Year of Highs and Lows

In the world of publishing and horror, 2015 was a year of as many highs as lows. This column is not a long one, so I’ll hit the highlights (and lowlights), then count on you to do further research on anything that may intrigue you. In a ray of light around the world, sales of print books […]