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BLUMHOUSE.Com Premiere: “One Hot Summer” from the Horror Musical SLASHED!

You’ve heard about Camp Crystal Lake and Camp Arawak, now get ready to visit Camp Freedom. SLASHED is a new horror musical that will be playing at the Los Angeles Fringe Festival this month (also featuring one of the best slasher masks we’ve seen in years)! If you are in the LA area, you definitely shouldn’t miss this love letter to 1980s summer […]

Films Scary Fun 

Five Classic 1980s Horror Movies on Netflix

Break out the hair spray and the neon because we are taking a trip back to the 1980s. Netflix currently has five 1980s horror cannons on instant streaming. Many consider the 1980s to be one of the best decades of horror history, so let’s revisit the creature features, blood-spewing special effects, and franchises that the […]

Films Scary Fun 

5 Terrifying Films You’ve Likely Never Seen

I know the feeling. You feel like you’ve seen every horror film out there, and maybe you have come close. But perhaps you overlooked a spooky gem or two somewhere. Here are five very obscure horror films that scared the bejeezus out of me. Fair warning, some of these are a tad hard to find, […]

Comic Books Films 

Exploring The Grotesque Insanity of DISSOLVING CLASSROOM

I first stumbled on author Junji Ito a few years back while I was working at Fangoria. The post- RINGU and JU-ON J-horror craze was in full swing, and I was deeply enjoying all the Asian cinema that was making its way overseas. That’s when I first saw SPIRAL (aka UZUMAKI), a strange and surreal […]

Films Scary Fun 

5 Incredibly Strange Movies on Netflix Instant

Looking for something different on Netflix, something that will warp your mind or shock you? Below are five of the weirdest films on Netflix instant. They are not all horror (unlike my usual lists), but they all are wild viewing experiences! IN THE BASEMENT (2014)(Cover Photo) This documentary looks at people’s obsessions, specifically examining what […]

Films Scary Fun 

5 Minutes of Fright: Check Out the Terrifying Short Film #NotAlone

We spend a lot of time on our cellphones sharing media with others, including pics, which can make us just a tiny bit more vulnerable. In today’s horror short film, a girl snaps a selfie, but when sharing it to social media, she realizes that she is not alone. This one is directed and produced by Sotiris […]

Films 

The Horror-Comedy You’ve Never Seen: Exploring Recently Unearthed Film THE DISMEMBERED

As horror fans, we are always on the quest to discover elusive horror gems, constantly searching for lesser-known and hard-to-find titles. I had heard past whispers about a regional horror film called THE DISMEMBERED. Years ago, I was doing a research project on early horror comedies and found mentions of this obscure 1962 film out […]

Real Life Scares Scary Fun 

How to Play the Eerie Fortune-telling Game Charlie Pencil

When I was a kid, my friends and I used to experiment with all kinds of weird homemade divination games. We played with Ouija boards, mysteriously levitated each other via “Light as a Feather, Stiff as a Board”, and would scare the hell out of ourselves while attempting to evoke The Midnight Man. Then there […]

Films Scary Fun 

Check Out this Hilarious Short Film EXORCIST Parody!

For today’s horror video, let’s take a look at a short film gem from our good friends over at Crypt TV. Here is THE EXORCISM from filmmaker Adam Bolt and writer Scott Tanner Jones. The exorcist and demon go way back. They must have some great stories to tell…  

Films Scary Fun 

10 More Obscure 1980s Horror Movies You Need to See

A few weeks back, I explored ten obscure horror films from the 1980s that many fans may have over-looked or missed. Check out the first list here. Today, we are exploring another ten titles, all from the 1980s, and all much in need of a rediscovery, especially if you are a diehard 80s horror fan. […]

Films Scary Fun 

6 Gory & Fun Horror Films Streaming on Netflix

For this week’s curated Netflix list, I thought we would look at gore, but not just intense bloodletting, I also wanted films that are fun. This means no HUMAN CENTIPEDE 2 in this lot; that one is a bit too emotionally intense to be “fun”. Each of these titles offers a unique sense of tone […]

Blumhouse Intern Horror Short Challenge: Watch IT CAME FROM THE DRAIN

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 actually filming, editing, and audio work must be done entirely on a cell phone. Over the next few days, we will be sharing several […]

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 […]