Welcome To Blumhouse Horror Series Trailer Delivers Scares and Madness

Welcome To Blumhouse is a new collection of new horror movies that arrive on Prime Video in October.


Welcome to Blumhouse is a new collection of horror movies from the producers of such scary hits as Get Out, the Purge series, and the most recent Halloween film. It brings together eight new films, four of which are set to hit Amazon Prime Video next month. The first trailer has now been released.

The trailer provides a look the four movies--Black Box, Evil Eye, The Lie, and Nocturne. All four are quickly intercut throughout the trailer's short running time so it's hard to get a sense of the stories, but it looks like an intriguing mix of supernatural scares and more psychological terror. Check it out below:

Blumhouse previously provided synopsis for the four movies, which you can read below. The final four films under the Welcome to Blumhouse banner have not been revealed yet, but they will be released sometime in 2021.

The Lie

  • Release date: October 6
  • 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

  • Release date: October 6
  • 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.

Evil Eye

  • Release date: October 13
  • 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.


  • Release date: October 13
  • 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.

This is Blumhouse's second collection of straight-to-streaming movies, with two seasons of Into the Dark released onto Hulu in 2018 and 2019. Meanwhile, two of the company's biggest upcoming movies were set to hit theaters this year, but both have been delayed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Forever Purge, the fifth movie in the dystopian action/horror series, will now release in May 2021, while the slasher sequel Halloween Kills arrives in October next year.

For more, check out GameSpot's guide to the biggest upcoming horror movies of 2020 and beyond, plus our look at the best new horror films to watch on streaming.

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