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Horror Review: The Green Inferno (2013)

The Green Inferno

A group of student activists travels to the Amazon to save the rain forest and soon discover that they are not alone, and that no good deed goes unpunished. Director: Eli Roth Writers: Guillermo Amoedo, Eli Roth Stars: Lorenza Izzo, Ariel Levy, Aaron Burns, Richard Burgi Release Date: 25 September 2015 (USA) Budget: $5,000,000 (estimated)

Eli Roth’s The Green Inferno Get Fall Release By Blumhouse Productions

The Green Inferno

No seriously, the title is true (hopefully). After a million promises that Eli Roth’s The Green Inferno will be released, this is the closest to reality than it has ever come. The long-delayed cannibal movie has been sitting on a shelf for well over a year, has been snatched up by Blumhouse Productions and will

Martyrs Remake Moving Forward: The Goetz Brothers Will Direct

Martyrs Remake

There has been word of Pascal Laugier’s “Martyrs” being remade since the French film made its way onto the screen. Jason Blum’s Blumhouse Productions is teaming with The Safran Company to bring us the remake, and The Goetz Brothers will direct.  

The Town That Dreaded Sundown Trailer

The Town That Dreaded Sundown

“The Town That Dreaded Sundown” remake has just been announced for this year’s Fantastic Fest, and in conjunction with the announcement the trailer and movie poster have been released. Based on a terrifying true story, The Town That Dreaded Sundown picks up sixty-five years after a masked serial killer terrorized the small town of Texarkana,

Sinister 2 Gets Official Release Date

Sinister 2

“Sinister 2,” the sequel to Scott Derrickson’s 2012 surprise hit, “Sinister,” starts filming next month in Chicago with director Ciaran Foy. News has hit today that “Sinister 2” will hit theatres on August 21, 2015. Scott Derrickson, the director of the first “Sinister,” is writing the script with C. Robert Cargill. eOne is financing the

Leigh Whannell’s Insidious: Chapter 3 Gets New Release Date


Leigh Whannell’s “Insidious: Chapter 3” has changed its theatrical release date from April 3, 2015 to May 29, 2015. Stefanie Scott and Dermot Mulroney have recently joined the cast. Jason Blum is producing the third installment again for Blumhouse alongside Oren Peli and James Wan. Steven Schneider, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, Peter Schlessel, Lia Buman and Xavier

The Purge 2 Gets a Release Date

The Purge

A sequel to “The Purge” was a no-brainer since the film earned $89 million and had only a $3 million budget. It will hit theaters on June 20, 2014. James DeMonaco will write, direct and produce “The Purge 2” as he will return alongside Blumhouse Productions’ Jason Blum, Sébastien K. Lemercier and Platinum Dunes partners

Insidious: Chapter 3 Gets Release Date


Back in September, it was announced that “Insidious: Chapter 3” would happen, but today, word has come out that FilmDistrict and Sony Pictures have slated the Leigh Whannell-penned “Insidious: Chapter 3” for an April 3, 2015 release. No word on James Wan being attached to this one, but it seems unlikely. Jason Blum and his

Insidious Chapter 2 Getting Christmas Release

Insidious Chapter 2

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment will release the James Wan directed “Insidious Chapter 2” on December 24, 2013 on Blu-ray and DVD. “Insidious Chapter 2” made some serious waves at the box office, grossing $137 million with a budget of only $5 million. Fans can delve deeper into “The Further” with more than an hour of

Dark Skies Disappoints at the Box Office

Dark Skies ended up with an absolutely horrible opening weekend finishing in sixth place with an estimated $8.85 million. That is the weakest opening of producer Jason Blum’s recent horror hits (including Insidious, Sinister and the Paranormal Activity series) since the original Paranormal Activity, which opened on just 12 screens in 2009. Thankfully, the budget