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Films 

He’s Back! CULT OF CHUCKY Is Coming! Check Out The Announcement Teaser!

You just can’t keep a good guy (doll) down! We’ve heard rumblings now for a while about what was being affectionately referred to as CHUCKY 7, the next & latest in the CHILD’S PLAY series. Back when we had Nick Antosca on the Shock Waves podcast, he let it slip that his CHANNEL ZERO: CANDLE […]

Films Scary Fun 

The 10 Scariest Films of the 1980s

It’s October, and everyone is on a quest to find some highly scary viewing for the Halloween holiday. Over the next few weeks, I’ll be working my way through the decades, highlighting the absolute scariest horror films from each. The 80s were an immensely successful decade for horror. With widespread building of multiplex theaters and […]

Films Real Life Scares 

Donald Trump Lurks In Every Classic Horror Movie You Love

Look, we never get political on this site. No need. We like to keep it fun, interesting and entertaining when it comes to spooky stories, whether they be in real life or on the silver screen. But I’ll tell you one thing I do love – the sheer creativity of the horror community when it […]

Films 

Could Chucky Be Jason Voorhees’ Father?

Having spoken to a few kids who were raised in and around New Jersey, New York, and other big cities on the east coast of the United States, I can definitely say that there is an unbreakable divide between camp kids and non-camp kids. Those who went to summer camp on the east coast, especially […]

Music 

Rapper Froggy Fresh’s Tribute To CHILD’S PLAY “Good Guy Shoes”

Rapper Froggy Fresh really seems to have a great deal of affection for the horror genre. A few months back, we showcased his music video for “Nightmare On My Street,” which featured him and a friend on Halloween night dressed as Michael Jackson and Prince battling Freddy Krueger. Now he’s got another video for a […]

Real Life Scares 

What Is The Story Behind The Creepy Janesville Doll?

Since 1976, a mysterious doll has been sitting in the attic of a home in Janesville, Minnesota. His blank stare hides behind his porcelain face as he overlooks the street below. His presence is felt by all who pass by, and an uneasiness sits in the air like a heavy fog. Why is the doll […]

Films 

Even MORE Final Entries In Horror Franchises

As we all know, even when a horror sequel has got the word “FINAL” somewhere in the title, it’s never really the end. Sometimes, a new beginning emerges, or perhaps a reboot or versus movie. Any way you slice (and dice) it, when it comes to our beloved movie maniacs, they’ll always be back. But […]

Five of the Most Valuable Horror Toys Ever Released

We talk a lot about horror toys here on Blumhouse, often shining the spotlight on the coolest releases from the past and the most exciting offerings headed our way in the near future. One thing we’ve come to realize is that what any given toy is worth really has nothing to do with how much […]

Films 

Profile On THE NEW FLESH – A Horror Podcast

THE NEW FLESH is fun. Yeah, it’s a horror podcast, but hosts Brett Arnold and Joe Avella, a pair of filmmakers with comedy credentials, aren’t self-serious completists or VHS-era snobs. They don’t particularly have a favorite era of horror, and they aren’t beholden to those they feel encapsulate the genre. Horror, to them, isn’t something […]

Toys 

Five More Unreleased Horror Toys That We Still Want!

Last week, we shared with you a list of five horror toys that were planned but never ended up hitting shelves, including an action figure of Roger from the original DAWN OF THE DEAD and even one depicting Leatherface as he was seen in TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE 3. There are a whole lot more unreleased […]

Films Real Life Scares 

Did You Know the Movie CHILD’S PLAY is Based on a REAL Event?

More often than not, a child’s first best friend is a stuffed animal or doll. Unfortunately, when that doll is the possessed vessel of a homicidal maniac, the outcome isn’t all that sweet.  In 1988’s CHILD’S PLAY, serial killer Charles Lee Ray is on the run from the police when he ducks into a toy store. […]

Toys 

Six Awesome CHILD’S PLAY Chucky Toys Coming Soon From Mezco

It’s been nearly 30 years – 28, to be exact – since we met killer doll Chucky in the original CHILD’S PLAY, and the franchise is still going strong to this day. Two direct sequels followed in the early ’90s, and series creator Don Mancini subsequently gave the pint-sized terror a wife in 1998, and […]

Films 

Is CHUCKY Finally Returning Soon?

Ever since CURSE OF CHUCKY, the 6th entry in the CHILD’S PLAY series debuted on home video & VOD back in 2013 in celebration of the full Blu-Ray box set release, fans have eagerly been awaiting another chapter in the ever expanding Chucky saga. And considering the success of that sequel, plus the fact that […]