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Films Music 

Ten Overlooked Horror Film Scores That Deserve Your Love

Every horror enthusiast knows the importance of atmosphere in genre film — when done effectively, camera work, color and auditory cues are utilized to manipulate audience emotions. Many horror films would not have their desired eerie effect without a solid musical score to accompany the viewer on their journey; when it comes to horror scores, […]

Films 

From The Director Of LET THE RIGHT ONE IN, Check Out The Trailer To THE SNOWMAN!

Wait a minute… from the director of the original LET THE RIGHT ONE IN, based upon the Jo Nesbø novel, starring Michael Fassbender and featuring a giallo-esque serial killer who calls himself “the Snowman?” That’s what Universal Pictures is unleashing on us come October 20th! Check out this insane trailer! Synopsis: Michael Fassbender (X-Men series), Rebecca Ferguson […]

Films 

The AARON’S BLOOD Trailer Offers Yet Another Unique Spin On Vampire Horror

I love vampire movies. The ones that I love the most tend to be unique, challenging, fiercely original. For example, the Swedish masterpiece LET THE RIGHT ONE IN, Larry Fessenden’s HABIT, George Romero’s MARTIN, Kathryn Bigelow’s NEAR DARK. There are so many great gems yet to be uncovered. And I like this seemingly current trend […]

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THE TRANSFIGURATION Trailer Offers A Unique Spin On The Vampire Genre

When it comes to the vampire sub-genre, I’m always interested when filmmakers attempt new and bold things. As seasoned horror fans, we’ve seen it all! But then something like Larry Fessenden’s HABIT will come along. Or a beautiful tale like LET THE RIGHT ONE IN. Or more recently, the black and white Iranian vampire flick […]

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Oz Perkins Talks Horror, TOXIC AVENGER & How He Almost Directed FRIDAY THE 13TH On The New Shock Waves!

This week’s episode of the Shock Waves podcast is a good one! We welcome to the show very special guest Oz Perkins. He’s appeared as an actor in things like DEAD & BREAKFAST, LEGALLY BLONDE and REMOVAL, but more recenly has delved into writing and directing some of the most unique and intriguing horror films […]

Films TV 

STRANGER THINGS, TREMORS and GHOSTBUSTERS: ANSWER THE CALL – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

The future is going to be a pretty scary place. That’s why we have the weekly Horror News Rundown, where we give you all the most important news stories about the horror genre in one handy-dandy place, every single Friday. And this week is a big one, because we’ve got new television series based on […]

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LET THE RIGHT ONE IN: The Scariest Film of the 2000s

Children on TV and in movies all tend to be, rather frustratingly, alike. Mainstream screenwriters — to make a generalization — tend to treat children as objects of innocence, free from the fetters of adult worry, eager to run around and have fun. If a child ever becomes ill, gets into trouble, or find themselves […]

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Check Out This Supercut Of Remakes Vs Originals, Side By Side

Ah, to remake or not to remake. Sadly this isn’t a dilemma for us to decide. Original stories have been reinterpreted since the beginning of film and will continue to be redone. But it’s always interesting to compare and contrast between different takes on the same material. Vimeo user Jaume R. Lloret thought the same […]

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 Scary Fun 

5 More Horror Movie Staples Now Streaming on Netflix!

Last week, we listed five awesome horror movie standards that were currently streaming on Netflix. Check out our prior list here- http://www.blumhouse.com/2015/12/28/5-horror-movie-standards-streaming-this-week-on-netflix/ Well, we have found 5 more must-see genre staples that are required viewing for any horror fan! All of these are currently streaming on Netflix, so watch and revisit these modern classics while you […]