‘The Strangers’ Showdown: The Ultimate Comparison of All Three Movies

Warning: The following contains major spoilers for The Strangers, The Strangers: Prey At Night, and The Strangers: Chapter One. Nothing sparks fear in the opening moments of a horror film like the words “based on actual events.” Many horror fans find comfort in reminding ourselves that “it’s just a movie,” but this ominous disclaimer smashes […]

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‘The Strangers: Chapter 1’ Just Had the Highest Domestic Horror Opening of the Year

The bar wasn’t very high to clear, but Lionsgate’s The Strangers: Chapter 1 did manage to break a box office record here in 2024, achieving the highest opening weekend at the domestic box office out of any horror movie released this year… so far. This despite largely negative reviews, once again proving that the horror […]

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‘The Strangers: Chapter 1’ Review – New Trilogy Kicks Off with a Familiar Start

Rebooting and expanding upon Bryan Bertino’s chilling 2008 horror film in a brand new trilogy, all installments already shot as part of one continuous, overarching story, makes for one of the more ambitious horror endeavors as of late. It also means that The Strangers: Chapter 1 is only the opening act of a three-part saga. Considering […]

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How ‘The Strangers: Chapter 1’ Is Only the First Act in an “Expanding Stranger-Verse” [Interview]

Out this week is The Strangers: Chapter 1, the first installment of a new reboot trilogy from director Renny Harlin (A Nightmare on Elm Street: The Dream Master, Deep Blue Sea). While Harlin previously detailed fresh plans for the overarching trilogy, Chapter 1 first aims to recreate the visceral terror of Bryan Bertino’s original film. It also lays […]

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‘The Strangers: Chapter 1’ – Two Exclusive Images Preview the Franchise’s Return

We’re now just days away from the theatrical release of The Strangers: Chapter 1, the first film in a brand new reboot trilogy from director Renny Harlin (A Nightmare on Elm Street: The Dream Master, Deep Blue Sea). It’s coming to theaters May 17, 2024. While you wait, check out two brand new images from The Strangers: Chapter 1, […]

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Because You Were Home: A History of Home Invasion in 10 Movies

Home invasion has been a part of horror movies practically from the beginning. The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920), Nosferatu (1922), Dracula, and Frankenstein (1931) all included moments of attackers entering homes uninvited and terrorizing unsuspecting victims. Home invasion as a sub-genre unto itself came a bit later, as the suburbs sprung up and a […]

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Check Your Security Cams: ‘The Strangers’ Have Been Popping Up All Across the Country…

We always love a good viral marketing campaign, and with Lionsgate gearing up to release The Strangers: Chapter 1 in theaters on May 17, they’re pulling out all the stops this month. The three masked slashers from the franchise – known as Pinup Girl, Dollface and the Man in the Mask – have been showing […]

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‘The Strangers’: We Could See a 4.5 Hour Supercut of All Three New Movies

A new article published on Variety this afternoon details Lionsgate’s ambitious plans for their relaunch of The Strangers franchise, which kicks off with The Strangers: Chapter 1 in theaters on May 17, 2024. The new movie begins a brand new story that will continue in two subsequent sequels, one expected this coming Fall and the […]

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We’re Giving Away Tickets to ‘The Strangers: Chapter 1’ World Premiere in Los Angeles on May 8!

The masked modern horror icons return to the big screen in Lionsgate’s The Strangers: Chapter 1 on May 17, the first film in a brand new reboot trilogy from director Renny Harlin (A Nightmare on Elm Street: The Dream Master, Deep Blue Sea). But why wait that long?! Lionsgate is hosting the WORLD PREMIERE of The Strangers: […]

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‘The Strangers: Chapter 2’ – Second Installment in Reboot Trilogy Releasing This Fall

One of the scariest home invasion movies of all time, Bryan Bertino’s The Strangers terrified audiences with its chilling simplicity back in 2008, introducing three masked killers who torment, torture and ultimately murder a young couple at an isolated home in the woods. A full ten years later, the characters returned in a sequel, The […]

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The Best Horror Movies on Max to Stream Right Now (April 2024)

The exploration of horror through an overcrowded streaming market continues. Since each month brings a plethora of new additions to streaming libraries across all platforms, from Netflix to Tubi, that means an insane selection of all styles and types of horror available at our fingertips. Max doesn’t just serve as the spot for Warner Bros. […]

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‘The Strangers: Chapter 1’ Trailer Looks Like a Direct Remake of the 2008 Home Invasion Horror Movie

The first installment in a brand new reboot trilogy from Lionsgate and director Renny Harlin, The Strangers: Chapter 1 will be available in theaters nationwide on May 17, 2024. The Strangers: Chapter 1 is said to be something of a remake of the original 2008 movie, while its sequels – Chapter 2 and Chapter 3 – will […]

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‘The Strangers: Chapter 1’ – Short Teaser Video Dares You to Fall for a Stranger This Valentine’s Day

The first installment in a brand new reboot trilogy from Lionsgate and director Renny Harlin, The Strangers: Chapter 1 has been dated for theatrical release on May 17, 2024. While you wait for a new trailer, celebrate Valentine’s Day with a social media teaser below… The Strangers: Chapter 1 is said to be something of a remake of the […]

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‘The Strangers: Chapter 1’ Gets a May 2024 Release Date

The first installment in a brand new reboot trilogy from Lionsgate and director Renny Harlin, The Strangers: Chapter 1 has been dated for theatrical release on May 17, 2024. A teaser image, seen below, revealed the date tonight. Stay tuned for more. The Strangers: Chapter 1 is said to be something of a remake of the […]

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‘The Strangers: Chapter 1’ – Knock, Knock, New Clip Teases First Chapter in Upcoming Trilogy

Fresh out of the film’s New York Comic Con panel, the very first clip for The Strangers: Chapter 1 – the first film in Lionsgate’s trilogy – has made its way online tonight. The Strangers: Chapter 1 is said to be something of a remake of the original 2008 movie, while its sequels – Chapter 2 and […]

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