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Horror Review: Blair Witch (2016)

Blair Witch

After discovering a video showing what he believes to be his vanished sister Heather, James and a group of friends head to the forest believed to be inhabited by the Blair Witch. Director: Adam Wingard Writer: Simon Barrett Stars: James Allen McCune, Callie Hernandez, Corbin Reid You just know that there will be a lot

Blair Witch Disappoints at the Box Office

Blair Witch

Adam Wingard’s (You’re Next / The Guest) Blair Witch did not exactly “change the face of horror,” as was previously hyped. It hit theaters this past weekend and opened below expectations landing in second place with just $9.7 million, which is an average of $3,092 per the 3,121 screens that it opened on. Of course,

Adam Wingard Directing I Saw the Devil Remake

I Saw the Devil

Director-writer team Adam Wingard and Simon Barrett are close to a deal to write and direct an English-language remake of Kim Jee-Woon’s 2010 South Korean serial killer thriller “I Saw the Devil,” according to The Wrap. Snoot Entertainment (The Guest, You’re Next) will be producing. Word has it that Barrett is already writing the script

Official Trailer For Contracted

Contracted

Check out the official trailer for the IFC Midnight release of Eric England’s twisted horror film “Contracted.” Written and directed by England, the film stars Najarra Townsend, Matt Mercer, Alice Macdonald, Katie Stegeman, Simon Barrett, Charlie Koontz and Caroline Williams. The film opens in limited theaters and VOD outlets (including iTunes, Xbox, PlayStation, Amazon Instant

Blu-ray/DVD Release Details For V/H/S/2

Magnolia Home Entertainment’s V/H/S/2 has Blu-ray/DVD release details. Directed by Simon Barrett, Adam Wingard, Edúardo Sanchez, Gregg Hale, Timo Tjahjanto, Gareth Huw Evans and Jason Eisener, V/H/S/2 will be available on DVD and Blu-ray September 24, 2013. From the innovative minds that brought you last year’s V/H/S comes V/H/S/2, an all-new anthology of dread, madness,

V/H/S 2 Gets a June Release Date

Magnolia Pictures will release V/H/S 2 on June 6, 2013 on VOD with a theatrical release to follow on July 12, 2013. Featuring contributions from Adam Wingard & Simon Barrett (YOU’RE NEXT), Eduardo Sanchez & Gregg Hale (THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT), Gareth Evans & Timo Tjahjanto (THE RAID and MACABRE, respectively) and HOBO WITH A