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Films 

The Goriest Short Film You Will See This Year: Check Out WHEN SUSURRUS STIRS!

It is with great pleasure that we are premiering the fantastic (and horrifying) short film WHEN SUSURRUS STIRS. I first met filmmaker Anthony Cousins at Phoenix Comic Con several years ago. I was very excited to hear about his project and thrilled when I saw it playing a number of festivals the following year. Based on […]

Films 

Check Out the Terrifying 3 Minute Short WHITE WILLOW

Horror films don’t always need complicated plots and back stories to be effective. Sometimes simplicity can be both beautiful and horrifying. Case in point: Ryan Swantek’s latest horror short film, WHITE WILLOW. Filmed entirely in Ryan’s bathroom, the segment has no spoken dialogue, but instead relies entirely on haunting visuals to execute the terror. And it also deserves […]

Films 

Check Out the Haunting Short THE THING IN THE CORNER

Let’s finish out this work week with a great throwback short from 10 years ago, Matt Stedman’s THE THING IN THE CORNER. In this short, a young girl speaks with a doctor about the monsters she sees everywhere, including in the room. Matt also has a horror feature entitled B4 which is currently streaming on […]

Films Scary Fun 

Blumhouse Intern Horror Short Challenge: Watch RENT CONTROLLED

Each semester at Blumhouse Productions, we give our interns a challenge. They must create a horror short film using only a cell phone. They can add a soundtrack, but all the actual filming, editing, and audio work must be done entirely on a cell phone. Over the next few days, we will be sharing several of this […]

Films 

Spend Three Minutes with THE WIZARD OF SPEED AND TIME and Feel Your Mind Expand

Short films exist for a lot of reasons. Some tell stories that don’t have enough meat for a full feature. Some act as calling cards for directors to get bigger jobs. And one exists to spend three minutes expanding our brains and justifying everything we love about weird, cult cinema. That short is 1979’s THE […]

Films Scary Fun 

Can You Handle 3 Minutes of Terror with THE MOONLIGHT MAN Short Film?

In need of a coffee break or just have three minutes to spare? Well, that’s all the time we need to scare the heck out of you! Check out THE MOONLIGHT MAN, directed by Danny Donahue. A girl encounters a strange being while walking to her car, and, after accidentally losing her keys, she finds […]

Scary Fun 

Short Frights: Check Out the Horror Short Story “The Hounds of Glen Ellen”

Occasionally on Blumhouse.com, we like to send chills down your spine with short stories! This one is by Blumhouse staffer Zac Locke. Please enjoy “The Hounds of Glen Ellen.”   “Did you hear that?” she’d asked. But he hadn’t, and told her so, and his eyelids were thick with tannins and drooped back down slowly […]