Blumhouse Journeying to FANTASY ISLAND

Since its inception in 2006, prolific production company Blumhouse has been synonymous with low cost, high-grossing (and often gross out!) horror hits such as Paranormal Activity, Insidious, and The Purge. However, starting in 2014 with the Oscar-winning Whiplash, the studio started expanding into other genres, most recently putting their clout behind HBO’s acclaimed drama Sharp … Continued

Jeremy Renner Joins Todd McFarlane’s SPAWN

Following last week’s speculation that Jeremy Renner was set to land the Twitch Williams role in Todd McFarlane’s upcoming Spawn movie, now comes confirmation that the Hawkeye actor will indeed be joining Jamie Foxx in the picture. McFarlane himself confirmed the news, telling Deadline, “As a first-time director, I wanted to surround myself with the … Continued

Blumhouse’s FIRESTARTER Lands a Director

Blumhouse’s upcoming new take on Stephen King’s Firestarter has now landed itself a director. As per Variety, In the Fade’s Fatih Akin has landed the directing gig. Akiva Goldsman has teamed with Rectify’s Scott Teems to pen the screenplay. King’s novel tells the story of a couple who take part in a medical experiment which … Continued

Jamie Foxx to Star in Todd McFarlane’s SPAWN

We’ve known for a little while now that Todd McFarlane was planning to direct his own big-screen take on one of his most famous creations, Spawn. And now comes word on who’ll be playing this most iconic of characters. As per Deadline, Jamie Foxx has officially signed on to tackle the title role in McFarlane’s … Continued

New Plot Details for THE PURGE TV Series

With a Purge TV series in development as well as this July’s fourth Purge movie, we’ve now been given some new details on this upcoming small screen offering for the franchise. Speaking to EW, franchise creator James DeMonaco explained, “I’d say it’s 70, 65% Purge Night and then 30% flashback. We follow four what-seem-to-be-separate storylines … Continued

An INSIDIOUS and SINISTER Crossover is Being Considered

Well, this is certainly something that could pique the interest of horror hounds. Yes, as the title suggests, there could well be a crossover movie between the Insidious and Sinister franchises. Both series have been produced by Jason Blum and his Blumhouse banner, and the two franchises have proven to be hugely profitable due to … Continued