The Corruption of Faith Through False Prophets in ‘Thirst’ and “Midnight Mass”

The search for faith can be eternally destructive in the wrong hands, which “Midnight Mass” and Thirst explore through their uniquely reborn priests. “Can you think of a miracle more amazing than that? I mean, cure blindness, sure. Or part the seas, all right. But a second chance? That’s a real miracle…” Religion is often viewed […]

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Featurette Explores the Very Personal Story of Mike Flanagan’s “Midnight Mass” [Video]

Netflix has shared a new “Midnight Mass” featurette that explores the very personal aspects of the show as it pertains to creators Mike Flanagan and Trevor Macy. They discuss the themes and religious duality of the characters that reflect their own real-life introspection. For those who maybe missed it, Flanagan wrote a guest essay here on […]

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The Deeply Personal Horror of “Midnight Mass” – Guest Essay by Filmmaker Mike Flanagan

Midnight Mass has been part of me for so long, it’s difficult to remember when exactly it started. There has probably never been a project more personal to me. Its journey to the screen was very long, I’ve changed enormously since I began working on it (as has the world in general) and as of […]

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[Review] ‘Midnight Mass’ Cuts Deep and Instills Profound Faith for Mike Flanagan’s Horror Storytelling

Few storytellers kill their darlings as well as Mike Flanagan. Or more to the point, few storytellers make you care so much about the story’s characters. It causes their trauma, pain, heartbreak, and often worse, to hurt that much more when the horror hits. Flanagan’s only sharpened that skill to a sharp, pointy edge with […]

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Be Not Afraid: Official Trailer for Netflix and Mike Flanagan’s “Midnight Mass” Brings Miracles at a Price

Netflix and Mike Flanagan (“The Haunting of Hill House,” “The Haunting of Bly Manor”) are joining forces once again for another horror series, this one titled “Midnight Mass.” “Midnight Mass,” directed by Flanagan, will be available to Netflix members on September 24, 2021. Today brings the full official trailer, our best sneak-peek at the new series yet. “Midnight Mass” […]

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“Midnight Mass”: Poster Art for Mike Flanagan’s Netflix Horror Series Promises Full Trailer Next Week

Be Not Afraid. Netflix and Mike Flanagan (“The Haunting of Hill House,” “The Haunting of Bly Manor”) are joining forces once again for another horror series, this one titled “Midnight Mass.” “Midnight Mass,” directed by Flanagan, will be available to Netflix members on September 24, 2021. Today brings brand new official poster art, with a new trailer on […]

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Over 20 New Horror Movies and Shows Releasing in September 2021!

Can you feel it? Halloween is in the air, and October is going to be packed with horror offerings. So, consider September the calm before the Halloween storm. That doesn’t mean it’ll be a wasteland for horror offerings; there’s still plenty of new movies and shows to sink your teeth into. The third season of […]

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[Trailer] Mike Flanagan’s Netflix Horror Series “Midnight Mass” Will Premiere in September!

Netflix and Mike Flanagan (“The Haunting of Hill House,” “The Haunting of Bly Manor”) are joining forces once again for another horror series, this one titled “Midnight Mass.” We’ve learned today that “Midnight Mass,” directed by Flanagan, will be available to Netflix members worldwide on September 24, 2021. Additionally, the first trailer has arrived. Flanagan […]

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The Teasers for Netflix and Mike Flanagan’s New Horror Series “Midnight Mass” Have Begun [Videos]

More small screen horror is on the way from Netflix and Mike Flanagan (“The Haunting of Hill House,” “The Haunting of Bly Manor”), with Flanagan directing new series “Midnight Mass.” The marketing campaign for the upcoming series is now underway, with two very short teaser videos being shared to Twitter today (interestingly enough, on the official account for […]

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