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CINEMA IN EXTREMIS: Cautionary Tale or Sick Exploitation? The Controversial MEGAN IS MISSING

[Warning: Some screenshots below are quite disturbing and not safe for work.] There are many movies, across all genres, that have historically generated controversy and public outcry for tackling topics that seem on the surface to be at cross-purposes with the filmmakers’ intent. Often it’s the same old “art or exploitation?” argument that’s hounded certain […]

Films 

Fulci Lives! CAVITYCOLORS Introduces New ZOMBIE Pin… With Spinning Eye-Worms!

Man, oh man. The modern world of horror collectibles never ceases to amaze me. I still remember a time when it was next to impossible to find a freakin’ action figure of your favorite horror icon. Now they’re everywhere. Shirts, lunch boxes, toys, and yes, enamel pins have taken the horror world by storm as […]

Films 

SUFFER, LITTLE CHILDREN – Britain’s Most Controversial Horror Movie Of The ’80s Is Coming To DVD Fully Uncut!

When it comes to cult, horror, and just plain old weird cinema, the fine fiends at Severin-Films are always delivering. Their Intervision brand specializes in long-lost shot-on-video gems. And now, they’ve uncovered Britain’s most controversial horror movie of the ’80s! SUFFER, LITTLE CHILDREN is coming to DVD on August 29th! Seeing is believing, folks! “Gruesome… […]

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Sneak Peek At The Bonus Features For Arrow Video’s PSYCHO II Blu-Ray!

For our U.K. based readers, you’re in for a treat. On July 31st, Arrow Video will be releasing a brand new Blu-Ray collector’s edition of PSYCHO II, Richard Franklin’s excellent sequel to the Alfred Hitchcock masterpiece! This isn’t the first time it’s been available on home video, but this version will definitely boast the largest amount […]

Comic Books Films 

Is Del Toro’s THE SHAPE OF WATER Secretly THE SHAPE OF ABE SAPIEN?

Guillermo Del Toro’s film career has been exceptionally awesome starting with his hybrid Spanish/English Mexican fairytale CRONOS, all the way up to his badass popcorn flick, PACIFIC RIM. The greatest thing about Del Toro and the thing he loves doing is juggling those two types of films back and forth in his repertoire. After Finishing […]

Films 

The Goriest Short Film You Will See This Year: Check Out WHEN SUSURRUS STIRS!

It is with great pleasure that we are premiering the fantastic (and horrifying) short film WHEN SUSURRUS STIRS. I first met filmmaker Anthony Cousins at Phoenix Comic Con several years ago. I was very excited to hear about his project and thrilled when I saw it playing a number of festivals the following year. Based on […]

Films 

You’ll Float Too! Terrifying New Trailer For “IT” Is Here!

As promised by Warner Brothers a few days back, the all new full length trailer to Stephen King’s IT has arrived, and I have to tell you, it’s pretty darned scary! It made me jump! This is our longest trailer yet, clocking in at 2 and a half minutes. We hear Pennywise’s voice (brrrr) and […]

Films 

New Form Launches Scary New Web-Series THREADS!

Here on Blumhouse.com, we’re always looking for the weirdest, scariest and creepiest stories on the web, both fictional or real. We love the spooky stuff! And so, color me intrigued by the launch of the New Form’s new series THREADS. The first episode has just debuted over on the go90 website, and you can watch […]

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 

New Video For THE DARK TOWER Ties Together All Of Stephen King’s Worlds

THE DARK TOWER is coming to theaters on August 4th! And Sony Pictures has been pulling out all the stops and giving us more and more teases as we approach the theatrical release. Today, they dropped this “Connected KINGdom” teaser, which shows that all roads (in Stephen King’s world) lead to THE DARK TOWER. Check […]

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Fantasia Film Festival: The Dark, Heartbreaking Comedy LOVE AND OTHER CULTS

This was not the film I expected, and I’m happy about that. LOVE AND OTHER CULTS, from Japanese filmmaker Eiji Uchida, is probably the most unique film to come out of Japan in a long time, and it is quite possibly my favorite film at the Fantasia Film Festival. With themes of discontentment and angst, […]

Films 

A Love Letter to 1999’s HOUSE ON HAUNTED HILL

“Six strangers have the chance to make $1,000,000 EACH. All they have to do is make it through the night… ALIVE.” HOUSE ON HAUNTED HILL was the first production from the newly-formed Dark Castle Entertainment, brought into existence by producers Robert Zemeckis and Joel Silver. Directed by William Malone and released on October 29, 1999, […]

Films 

THE JESTER Has a Deadly Trick Up His Sleeve in This Chilling Short

Ready for a little taste of Halloween in July? No problem! THE JESTER can deal you in… but the stakes in his game are higher than you think. Directed and co-written by Colin Krawchuk and the filmmaking team of MakeDo Entertainment, this slick and stylish short is more of a tone poem than a narrative […]