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Films 

Celebrating 40 Years of Wes Craven’s THE HILLS HAVE EYES

It’s a bit tough wrapping one’s head around it, but it’s actually been four decades since Wes Craven’s censorship-defying chiller THE HILLS HAVE EYES arrived and left viewers sitting in stunned silence. While the enthusiastically gritty LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT differed significantly in premise, it did serve as a bit of a precursor of […]

Real Life Scares 

Cthulhu, Is That You? These Real-Life Cosmic Horrors Are Happening Right Now

I don’t have to remind you that we’re living in chaotic, unpredictable and even frightening times… hell, even browsing through news headlines can make you want to crawl under a rock and hide for a year or so (that is, unless you’re afraid of creatures who also like to live under rocks). As connoisseurs of […]

Toys 

These Mind-Blowing Custom Horror Toys Are Eerily Realistic

Earlier this year here on Blumhouse, we shined the spotlight on a master toy customizer who goes by the name One’s Customs, highlighting his line of “Original Concepts” action figures. The basic idea was that he wanted to redesign his favorite horror icons in his own unique style, and One’s visions of Jason, Michael Myers […]

Films 

I Survived THE HILLS HAVE EYES Remake 1 and 2!

Last week, I braved a double feature of Wes Craven’s seminal classic THE HILLS HAVE EYES followed by its 1984 sequel. This week, I decided to revisit Alexandre Aja’s 2006 remake of THE HILLS HAVE EYES followed immediately by its 2007 sequel. So, how did the reduxes hold up? Did they make a good double […]

Films 

Pluto Vs Pluto! Which HILLS HAVE EYES Madman Do YOU Prefer?

Earlier this week, I revisited Wes Craven’s original 1977 cult classic THE HILLS HAVE EYES with its 1984 sequel THE HILLS HAVE EYES PART 2. For next week, I’ve already begun watching Alexandre Aja’s 2006 remake and its follow-up. So I’ve had HILLS on the brain a lot lately! And the one character that’s synonymous […]

Films 

It’s Time To Give #RESPECT To Beast, The Dog From THE HILLS HAVE EYES 1 & 2

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. And sure, up until now, we’re saluted plenty of men […]