Blumhouse to release four horror films on Amazon Prime in October

Blumhouse has made its mark in the horror genre with scores like Paranormal Activity, Insidious, Get Out, Sinister, The Purge and more.

The production company made big news in announcing not one but four original films launching on Amazon Prime for the month of October.

"Welcome to the Blumhouse" is an anthology of horror films with the first series of four being released as double features.

October 6th, The Lie directed by writer/director Veena Sud (The Killing, 7 Seconds) and Black Box directed by writer/director Emmanuel Osei-Kuffour Jr. (Born with It) are scheduled to screen.

The Lie stars Peter Sarsgaard (The Batman, Black Mass), Mireille Enos (The Killing), and Joey King (The Conjuring).

When their teenaged daughter confesses to impulsively killing her best friend, two desperate parents attempt to cover up the horrific crime, leading them into a complicated web of lies and deception.”

Black Box stars Mamoudou Athie (Jurassic World 3), Phylicia Rashad (Creed), Amanda Christine, Tosin Morohunfola (The Chi), and Troy James (Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark).

“After losing his wife and his memory in a car accident, a single father undergoes an agonizing experimental treatment that causes him to question who he really is.”

Debuting the very next week on October 13th is Evil Eye, directed Elan Dassani and Rajeev Dassani and Nocturne, written and directed by Zu Quirke.

“A seemingly perfect romance turns into a nightmare when a mother becomes convinced her daughter’s new boyfriend has a dark connection to her own past.”
“Inside the halls of an elite arts academy, a timid music student begins to outshine her more accomplished and outgoing twin sister when she discovers a mysterious notebook belonging to a recently deceased classmate.”

The second succession of the remaining four films in the anthology will be release in 2021.