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Creating a Plot Twist

Amidst the action, gore and mindless gags of the general Hollywood scene, it’s easy to forget one of the most important parts of filmmaking – storytelling. There’s nothing more captivating than a good story and one of the hardest things to pull off is a good twist. First of all if you’re looking to create […]

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How Blumhouse Broke the Mould – Part 3

‘Glass’ is a new step for Blumhouse, this isn’t a typical Horror movie, this is blockbuster territory! Naturally the budget will likely extend if Disney are involved but I can’t imagine it will stray too far from their model considering the constant success it’s managed to reap. Only a month after ‘Split’ was released, ‘Get […]

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How Blumhouse Broke the Mould – Part 2

The film was then shot and edited over an intense seven-day period, though probably exhausting this likely helped create the tense atmosphere that is so well portrayed in this film. Once completed, the film was shown at the Screamfest Horror Film Festival in 2007 where it was seen by the Creative Artists Agency, they were […]

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How Blumhouse Broke the Mould – Part 1

When it comes to modern Horror films, over the past twenty years a few things come to mind; home videos, obscured views and socially charged plots being but a few. Well nobody has done more to affect the current genre than a company called Blumhouse Productions. Blumhouse Productions started in the year 2000 and is […]