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Mike Flanagan Adapting THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE As Netflix Series!

Filmmaker Mike Flanagan has proven to be one of the most interesting and unique voices working within the horror genre these last few years. From his debut ABSENTIA, to the cult festival hit OCULUS, to the prequel OUIJA: ORIGIN OF EVIL, to last year’s sleeper Netflix hit HUSH, Flanagan has proven himself a force within the […]

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Elric Kane’s Top Ten Horror Films of 2016!

If you’ve read the other Shock Waves lists by now you know the basic rules: Only films released in 2016, no festival only screenings and keep it subjective. This is not a “Best of” but a “Favorites of” list as there is no objective way to experience cinema. I will add to this something I’ve […]

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Rob G’s 10 Favorite Horror Films Of 2016!

Well, it’s that time of year again. As we say goodbye to 2016, we’re looking back at all the horror movies that dropped over the course of the last 12 months and putting them together as recommendations for those that want to seek out the best this year had to offer! I follow a few […]

Meet the Staff: 10 Questions With Blumhouse.com Contributor Michael Gingold

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 Michael […]

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Watch the Terrifying New Trailer for Mike Flanagan’s OUIJA: ORIGIN OF EVIL!

Need a quick jolt of adrenalin to get you through a grueling summer day? We’ve got a little clip that should do the trick better than a cold shower. The follow-up to 2014’s surprise box-office hit OUIJA is headed your way, with one of our all-time fave directors Mike Flanagan (OCULUS, HUSH) at the helm, collaborating […]

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Check Out The Original OCULUS Short Film!

Sometimes certain filmmakers they have a story they’ve been carrying around for years and years before it comes to fruition as a feature length film. For writer/director Mike Flanagan, we heard all about the long road to making OCULUS happen on this week’s episode of the Shock Waves podcast. (Hear it right here!) Long before the […]

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Talking Stephen King, OCULUS, HUSH & More With Mike Flanagan On SHOCK WAVES Episode 4!

It’s Wednesday, which means it’s time for a brand new episode of the Blumhouse.com-presented horror podcast SHOCK WAVES! On episode 4, join hosts Rebekah McKendry, Elric Kane and (yours truly) Rob Galluzzo as we discuss the latest horrors! We report back from the month-long “witch horror” celebration at the Cinefamily with their screenings of HAXAN […]

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HUSH Director Mike Flanagan’s Five Favorite Thrillers

When you first hear the concept for Mike Flanagan’s HUSH, your first reaction is probably, “Why haven’t I seen that before?” The new home invasion thriller stars Kate Siegel (who also co-wrote the screenplay) as a deaf woman being stalked by a masked killer, her disability affecting her plight in ways which may get her […]

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New Trailer for Mike Flanagan’s HUSH

The first trailer for HUSH, the new movie from OCULUS director Mike Flanagan, has just debuted online. The trailer comes just one day after it was announced Netflix has acquired the film’s worldwide streaming rights. The horror thriller will make its World Premiere at SXSW this Saturday, March 12th and will be available globally on Netflix […]

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Mike Flanagan’s HUSH to Premiere at SXSW, Then Coming to Netflix!

The latest horror feature from OCULUS director Mike Flanagan is nearly here: it’s just been confirmed that HUSH will make its World Premiere this Saturday, March 12 at the South By Southwest Film Festival, followed by its exclusive debut on Netflix streaming services on April 8. Our own Jason Blum re-teamed with Intrepid Pictures’ Trevor […]