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Shark! Check Out The New Tense, Panic-Inducing Trailer For THE SHALLOWS!

Oh wow. Just a few weeks ago, Sony Pictures Entertainment unveiled their very effective teaser trailer for their upcoming feature THE SHALLOWS starring Blake Lively. This morning, we get the full trailer and if you’ve been craving a cool new killer shark movie, this one will probably give you an anxiety attack! Check out the […]

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DOCTOR STRANGE vs. UNDERWORLD vs. PINBALL – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

TALES FROM THE CRYPT Leads a Horror Revolution at TNT The television reboot of the classic anthology series TALES FROM THE CRYPT, from executive producer M. Night Shyamalan (WAYWARD PINES), is officially moving forward at TNT. The network has order ten new episodes of the show, which will – despite earlier uncertainty – feature an […]

Films 

#RESPECT Goes To Marge From JAWS 2, Genuine Hero

Sometimes, there are characters in genre pictures that are so darned righteous and awesome, you can’t stop thinking about them or their amazing feats long after the movie is over. This column is dedicated to those cinematic bad-asses that keep us coming back for more. Now, look – if I could, I’d pretty much dedicate […]

Films 

Sequel Craze! Revisiting JAWS 2 And THE OMEN 2!

When it comes to planning these weekly double features, you always want to find two films with similar themes that will make for an entertaining 3 hour block. This column began primarily as an excuse to revisit original movies and pair them up with their remakes, a surefire way to decide if a remake truly […]

Meet the Staff: 10 Questions With Blumhouse.com Writer Joseph Maddrey

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 […]

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 

Time To Get Your Daily JAWS Fix!

JAWS is arguably one of the 5 best movies ever made. No doubt, if you’re on this site, it’s probably among your personal favorites as well. And while I love the original, and unabashedly adore the sequels as well, there’s only so many times you can watch them in a day, right? Is daily too much? […]

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The Art Of Japanese JAWSpoiltation

Steven Spielberg’s JAWS is not only a classic that spawned countless rip-offs, but it also has one of the most iconic movie poster designs of all time. The visual of a peaceful female swimmer just moments away from being devoured by a giant shark has been burned into audience’s heads for years. The recent trend of […]

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Believe It Or Not, The Movie SHARK EXORCIST Actually Exists

I not only can’t believe that this movie exists, I can’t believe no one thought of it sooner. Ready or not, fiends, SHARK EXORCIST is coming! Wild Eye Releasing will be putting out the new flick from Donald Farmer on June 24th and you can pre-order it right here. Now, let me just say, this cover […]

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Stalking on Sunshine: Remembering THE HIDEOUS SUN DEMON and DAY OF THE ANIMALS

Over the years, the moon has figured prominently in fright films, as the ignition for lycanthropy or harbinger of horrors to come. The sun usually represented hope, or the end of whatever supernatural siege had occurred. Actor Robert Clarke and director William Girdler both decided to turn the heat around, and make our friendly star the […]

Meet the Staff: 10 Questions With Blumhouse President of Feature Films Couper Samuelson

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 […]

Films 

Horror At The Oscars! PART ONE!

The Academy Awards were televised beginning in 1953, and the first horror performer to accept an Oscar on TV was Best Supporting Actress Ruth Gordon for Roman Polanski’s 1968 classic ROSEMARY’S BABY; you can watch her win below. In hindsight, though, it’s positively scandalous that this landmark, hugely influential film only received one other nomination, […]

Real Life Scares 

Close the Beaches! JAWS-Sized Shark Sighted Near Australian Shores

“It’s a twenty-footer,” says awestruck oceanographer Matt Hooper, when the elusive Great White finally reveals itself in one of the most memorable moments from JAWS. “Twenty-five,” counters crusty shark hunter Quint. “Three tons of him.” Of course, it’s only a movie, and a shark with those monstrous measurements couldn’t possibly exist in nature… oh, wait. […]