Blumhouse Debuted a New Motion Logo You’ll Be Seeing in Theaters and It’s Loaded With Easter Eggs [Video]

If you saw The Black Phone in theaters over the weekend, you probably noticed that the film kicked off with a brand new motion logo intro from Blumhouse, which you can watch below. The short new video clip is “the company’s first ever update to its motion logo,” and it’s packed with Blumhouse icons including […]

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‘The Black Phone’ Scares Up a Win for Original Horror With $23 Million Opening Weekend

Ten years after director Scott Derrickson, writer C. Robert Cargill and star Ethan Hawke made horror magic together with Sinister, they’ve done it again with Blumhouse and Universal’s The Black Phone, released in theaters nationwide over the weekend. Not only has The Black Phone debuted to strong reviews, but it’s overperforming at the box office […]

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‘The Black Phone’: Scott Derrickson on Unrelenting Suspense and the Harrowing Scene He Was Asked to Remove

Scott Derrickson‘s (Sinister, The Exorcism of Emily Rose, Doctor Strange) The Black Phone releases in theaters today, Friday, June 24, 2022. The adaptation of Joe Hill‘s short story, written by Derrickson and C. Robert Cargill, stars Ethan Hawke in a terrifying role unlike we’ve seen from him before. Hawke plays The Grabber, the masked man responsible for a string of kidnappings. The […]

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5 More Brand New Horror Movies Releasing This Thursday and Friday!

This week has been absolutely loaded up with new horror, with six brand new horror movies already releasing at home this past Tuesday. Guess what? That was only the beginning. The summer horror season is in full swing with the first big theatrical release of the summer this weekend, and it’s joined by four more […]

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Blumhouse Returns to Halloween Horror Nights With ‘Freaky’ and ‘The Black Phone’ Experience!

The Horrors of Blumhouse are coming to Halloween Horror Nights, with a new house announced for this year that’s inspired by both slasher Freaky and this year’s The Black Phone! This year’s frightening Halloween Horror Nights event begins at Universal Orlando Resort on September 2 and at Universal Studios Hollywood on September 8, 2022. “The Horrors of […]

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‘The Black Phone’ – Joe Hill on the Movie’s Faithfulness and How They Got Tom Savini to Create the Mask

The dead are calling in director Scott Derrickson‘s (Sinister, Doctor Strange) new horror movie The Black Phone, arriving in theaters on June 24, 2022. The film’s screenplay is by Derrickson & C. Robert Cargill (Doctor Strange, Sinister franchise), based on the award-winning short story by Joe Hill from his New York Times bestseller 20th Century Ghosts.  Ahead of the film’s release, Bloody Disgusting chatted with […]

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‘The Black Phone’ – Official Dolby Cinema Poster from Creepy Duck Design Goes Retro!

Scott Derrickson (Sinister, Doctor Strange) is back with The Black Phone, which is headed exclusively to theaters on June 24. The film’s official Dolby Cinema poster has been revealed tonight, and it comes courtesy of Creepy Duck Design! Much like Creepy Duck’s poster for this year’s Scream, this was originally fan-made poster art that has now […]

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‘The Black Phone’ Actors Mason Thames and Madeleine McGraw Are Excited to Star in a Scary Horror Movie [Interview]

Ethan Hawke‘s decisive turn as child-killer The Grabber in Scott Derrickson‘s The Black Phone may terrorize audiences, but Mason Thames and Madeleine McGraw bring the emotional center. The young actors play siblings Finney and Gwen, whose strong bond remains vital when separated after Finney gets kidnapped and trapped inside the Grabber’s basement. Ahead of The Black Phone‘s theatrical release on June 24, 2022, Bloody Disgusting […]

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‘The Black Phone’ Clips – Ethan Hawke’s “The Grabber” Showcases His Masks

The next big horror movie to arrive in theaters here in 2022 is Scott Derrickson‘s (Sinister, The Exorcism of Emily Rose, Doctor Strange) The Black Phone, which is headed to theaters on June 24. An adaptation of Joe Hill‘s short story, the film features four-time Oscar nominee Ethan Hawke in the most terrifying role as “The Grabber”, who is […]

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‘The Black Phone’ Image Gallery Provides Fresh Look at Scott Derrickson’s Horror Return

The next big horror movie to arrive in theaters here in 2022 is Scott Derrickson‘s (Sinister, Doctor Strange) The Black Phone, which is headed exclusively to theaters on June 24. The Black Phone is an adaptation of Joe Hill‘s short story, and today the official image gallery has opened up for business. Preview Derrickson’s return […]

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‘The Black Phone’ Featurette – Ethan Hawke Calls the Film a “Sibling Movie to Sinister”

Scott Derrickson (Sinister, Doctor Strange) is back with The Black Phone this summer, and Blumhouse has debuted a new featurette video this afternoon on the road to release. The adaptation of Joe Hill‘s short story comes to theaters on June 24. Watch the featurette video below, wherein star Ethan Hawke compares the film to Derrickson’s Sinister. “It’s like […]

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The Overlook Film Festival’s First Wave Includes ‘The Black Phone,’ Carter Smith’s ‘Swallowed,’ and More!

The Overlook Film Festival returns to New Orleans on June 2 through June 5, unleashing a new lineup of horror screenings and immersive experiences. The festival, set in one of America’s most haunted cities, unveiled its first wave of programming that includes Scott Derrickson‘s The Black Phone (our review) as its closing night film. From […]

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New ‘The Black Phone’ Trailer Shows Off Masks Designed by Tom Savini and His Team

The phone is dead… and it’s ringing in Scott Derrickson‘s (Sinister, Doctor Strange) new horror movie The Black Phone, and Blumhouse has debuted a brand new trailer today. The adaptation of Joe Hill‘s short story comes to theaters on June 24. You can watch the brand new The Black Phone trailer below, which gives us […]

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Bloody Disgusting’s 2022 Summer Horror Movie Preview!

It’s nearly that time of year again when the summer months ignite the box office and herald in a slew of big summer releases. Only this year, the busy summer months are getting a head start, beginning with a packed May for horror releases. This summer belongs to horror between streaming platforms, digital, VOD, and […]

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2022 Tribeca Festival Showing ‘The Black Phone’ and More! [Photos]

The 2022 Tribeca Festival has unveiled its lineup from the event taking place June 8 to June 19 with a feature slate that includes 109 feature films from across the globe, including 88 world premieres. The festival’s 21st edition once again spotlights horror, including the New York premiere of Scott Derrickson‘s The Black Phone (review), repertory screenings of […]

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