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Radius-TWC Partners with Duplass Brothers & Blumhouse for SXSW Hit CREEPRadius-TWC Partners with Duplass Brothers & Blumhouse for SXSW Hit CREEP
April 07, 2014

RADiUS-TWC has announced that it has partnered with the Duplass Brothers and Blumhouse Productions on a CREEP trilogy after the film's highly praised and fear inducing SXSW premiere. CREEP stars Mark... (more...)


Topher Grace to Star in Haunted House Movie HOME from Blum, DiCaprio and GrahamTopher Grace to Star in Haunted House Movie HOME from Blum, DiCaprio and Graham
January 29, 2014

Variety writes that Topher Grace will be moving in to a haunted house for Jason Blum, Leonardo DiCaprio and Graham King's upcoming thriller HOME. Patricia Clarkson is also in talks to star. Dennis Ili... (more...)


Dolphin Films and IM Global Partner; MAX STEEL Franchise to Kick-Off in BerlinDolphin Films and IM Global Partner; MAX STEEL Franchise to Kick-Off in Berlin
January 23, 2014

Dolphin Films, the feature division of powerhouse family content creator Dolphin Entertainment, announced the launch of its newly formed international sales operation, Dolphin Films International, whi... (more...)


WWE Studios, Relativity and Blumhouse Productions Partner on Intrepid Pictures' OculusWWE Studios, Relativity and Blumhouse Productions Partner on Intrepid Pictures' Oculus
January 18, 2014

WWE Studios (NYSE:WWE), Relativity and Blumhouse Productions announced today a partnership in connection to the release of Intrepid Pictures' Oculus, the Mike Flanagan-directed supernatural horror fil... (more...)


The Weinstein Company Picks Up Rights to A SPECK IN THE SEAThe Weinstein Company Picks Up Rights to A SPECK IN THE SEA
January 10, 2014

The Weinstein Company (TWC) announced today that they have acquired the film rights to writer Paul Tough's (HOW CHILDREN SUCCEED) New York Times Magazine article “A Speck in the Sea.” The piece, which... (more...)


Williams, Ejogo, Gilford and Sanchez Join THE PURGE 2Williams, Ejogo, Gilford and Sanchez Join THE PURGE 2
December 17, 2013

The Hollywood Reporter writes that Michael K. Williams (Boardwalk Empire), Carmen Ejogo (Sparkle), Zach Gilford (Friday Night Lights) and Kiele Sanchez (A Perfect Getaway) have signed on for THE PURGE... (more...)


Eric Bogosian to Narrate Alex Ross Perry's LISTEN UP PHILIPEric Bogosian to Narrate Alex Ross Perry's LISTEN UP PHILIP
December 16, 2013

Eric Bogosian has signed on to narrate Alex Ross Perry's “Listen Up Philip” which will have its world premiere at the upcoming 2014 Sundance Film Festival. (more...)


SEVENTH SON, Starring Julianne Moore and Jeff Bridges, Pushed to Feb 2015SEVENTH SON, Starring Julianne Moore and Jeff Bridges, Pushed to Feb 2015
November 29, 2013

Universal's fantasy adventure SEVENTH SON has pushed its release date to February 6, 2015, according to Variety. Jason Blum's THE BOY NEXT DOOR, starring Jennifer Lopez, has also been moved back by Un... (more...)


THE PURGE 2 Gets June 2014 ReleaseTHE PURGE 2 Gets June 2014 Release
November 20, 2013

According to Deadline, the sequel to this year's hit horror flick THE PURGE, with returning writer/director James DeMonaco, has received a June 20, 2014 release from Universal. (more...)


INSIDIOUS 3 Set for Spring 2015 ReleaseINSIDIOUS 3 Set for Spring 2015 Release
November 18, 2013

The horror thriller INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER 3 is set to open in theaters April 3, 2015, according to The Hollywood Reporter. (more...)


James DeMonaco to Return as Director for THE PURGE 2James DeMonaco to Return as Director for THE PURGE 2
November 05, 2013

THE PURGE writer/director James DeMonaco will return to helm the film's sequel, according to Variety. (more...)


Ethan Hawke's THE PURGE Comes to Blu-ray, DVD & On Demand TodayEthan Hawke's THE PURGE Comes to Blu-ray, DVD & On Demand Today
October 08, 2013

One night a year, all crime is legal and no one is safe in The Purge, a thought-provoking thriller from director and writer James DeMonaco (Assault on Precinct 13, The Negotiator) and producer Jason B... (more...)


INSIDIOUS 2 Takes Weekend Box Office with $41 Million; THE BUTLER Hits $100M MarkINSIDIOUS 2 Takes Weekend Box Office with $41 Million; THE BUTLER Hits $100M Mark
September 15, 2013

Horror sequel INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER 2 scared up a major box office win this weekend with $41 million. Jason Blum and Oren Peli's Blumhouse production earned just over $20 million on its opening day, Frid... (more...)


Horror Sequel INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER 2 Shrieks Toward $43M WeekendHorror Sequel INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER 2 Shrieks Toward $43M Weekend
September 14, 2013

INSIDIOUS: CHAPTER 2 is working its subtle horror magic at the box office this weekend with a $20.1 million opening yesterday, Friday the 13th. Jason Blum and Oren Peli's Blumhouse horror sequel is no... (more...)


Universal Studios Announces Two New Halloween Scare-Zones; THE PURGE & CURSE OF CHUCKYUniversal Studios Announces Two New Halloween Scare-Zones; THE PURGE & CURSE OF CHUCKY
August 15, 2013

Universal Studios Hollywood's premier Halloween event, 'Halloween Horror Nights,' continues to unlock the terror that torments movie-goers with the announcement of two new original scare-zones: The Pu... (more...)


Paramount to Double Up on PARANORMAL ACTIVITY in 2014Paramount to Double Up on PARANORMAL ACTIVITY in 2014
August 08, 2013

The studio has announced that the upcoming spin-off, PARANORMAL ACTIVITY: THE MARKED ONES, originally set for an Oct. 25 release, has been pushed to Jan. 3, 2014. (more...)


Ethan Hawke's THE PURGE Coming to Blu-ray, DVD & On Demand, 10/8Ethan Hawke's THE PURGE Coming to Blu-ray, DVD & On Demand, 10/8
August 06, 2013

One night a year, all crime is legal and no one is safe in The Purge, a thought-provoking thriller from director and writer James DeMonaco (Assault on Precinct 13, The Negotiator) and producer Jason B... (more...)


THE PURGE Motion Picture Soundtrack Released TodayTHE PURGE Motion Picture Soundtrack Released Today
June 04, 2013

Back Lot Music will release the soundtrack for The Purge, Universal Pictures' upcoming speculative thriller starring Ethan Hawke and Lena Headey, today, June 4, 2013. The Purge Original Motion Picture... (more...)


THE PURGE Motion Picture Soundtrack Set for 6/4 ReleaseTHE PURGE Motion Picture Soundtrack Set for 6/4 Release
May 21, 2013

Back Lot Music will release the soundtrack for The Purge, Universal Pictures' upcoming speculative thriller starring Ethan Hawke and Lena Headey, on June 4, 2013, it was announced today. The Purge Ori... (more...)


DARK SKIES Set for DVD, Blu-ray Release on 5/28DARK SKIES Set for DVD, Blu-ray Release on 5/28
May 21, 2013

This May, Anchor Bay Entertainment and Dimension Films will unleash the supernatural thriller DARK SKIES on Blu-ray and DVD. From the producer of Paranormal Activity, Insidious and Sinister, DARK SKIE... (more...)


Image Entertainment Acquires Thriller BLOOD Starring Paul BettanyImage Entertainment Acquires Thriller BLOOD Starring Paul Bettany
April 22, 2013

Image Entertainment, Inc., a subsidiary of RLJ Entertainment (NASDAQ: RLJE), has acquired all U.S. and Canadian rights to Nick Murphy's thriller BLOOD from IM Global genre division Octane. (more...)


Indie Films from Delaware County & Beyond Highlight 6th Annual Media Film FestivalIndie Films from Delaware County & Beyond Highlight 6th Annual Media Film Festival
March 14, 2013

A world of independent film comes to 'Everybody's Hometown' as the 6th Annual Media Film Festival prepares to screen outstanding work by local, national and international filmmakers. (more...)


Mark Duplass Signs on for Stephen King's MERCYMark Duplass Signs on for Stephen King's MERCY
January 31, 2013

Mark Duplass, who recently appeared in ZERO DARK THIRTY, has officially signed on for th efilm adaptation of Stephen King's short story, GRAMMA, renamed MERCY for the big screen. Deadline first broke ... (more...)





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