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Ranking The Best Blumhouse Production Movies

Ranking Blumhouse Productions Entire Catalog

“What are Blumhouse Production’s Best Movies?” We looked at all of Blumhouse’s filmography and ranked them against one another to answer that very question!

We took all of the Blumhouse Production Movies and looked at their Rotten Tomato Critic, Rotten Tomato User, Metacritic, Metacritic User, IMDB, and Letterboxd scores, ranking them against one another to see which movies came out on top. The movies are ranked in our list below based on which movies have the highest overall score between all 6 review sites in comparison with all of the other movies by the same company. The process is very scientific.

The full ranking chart is also included below the countdown on the bottom of the page. We will update the article if/when a new movie by Blumhouse is released. Although it probably won’t be immediate so the scores on each site have time to settle and aren’t overly influenced by the early, usually much more opinionated, users.

Happy Viewing!



The Top Film’s Of Blumhouse Production



62 ) The Darkness (2016) directed by Greg McLean

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 54
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 56
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 50
  • Metacritic User Score: 54
  • IMDB User Review Score: 56
  • Letterboxd User Score: 60

A family returns from a Grand Canyon vacation with a supernatural presence in tow.

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60 ) Martyrs (2016) directed by Kevin Goetz
Michael Goetz

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 52
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 58
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 51
  • Metacritic User Score: 50
  • IMDB User Review Score: 61
  • Letterboxd User Score: 55

A young woman’s quest for revenge against the people who kidnapped and tormented her as a child leads her and a friend, who is also a victim of child abuse, on a terrifying journey into a living hell of depravity.

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60 ) Mockingbird (2014) directed by Bryan Bertino

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 55
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 60
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 53
  • Metacritic User Score: 55
  • IMDB User Review Score: 59
  • Letterboxd User Score: 45

A couple are given a camera and a set of instructions which they must follow or else someone will die.

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59 ) The Veil (2016) directed by Phil Joanou

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 55
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 53
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 53
  • Metacritic User Score: 55
  • IMDB User Review Score: 50
  • Letterboxd User Score: 45

The story springs from the real-world headlines of religious cults and mass suicides. With Veil, it begins 30 years ago, when members of a religious cult known as Heaven’s Veil take their own lives. The truth behind what really happened remains buried deep in the memory of the sole survivor, a five-year-old girl, who returns to the compound with a documentary crew as an adult. They soon discover something that is far more terrifying than anything they could have imagined.

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58 ) Area 51 (2015) directed by Oren Peli

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 44
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 58
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 44
  • Metacritic User Score: 49
  • IMDB User Review Score: 57
  • Letterboxd User Score: 57

Three young conspiracy theorists attempt to uncover the mysteries of Area 51, the government’s secret location rumored to have hosted encounters with alien beings. What they find at this hidden facility exposes unimaginable secrets.

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57 ) Best Night Ever (2013) directed by Jason Friedberg
Aaron Seltzer

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 55
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 33
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 52
  • Metacritic User Score: 41
  • IMDB User Review Score: 61
  • Letterboxd User Score: 57

Claire is about to get married and she goes to Las Vegas with her sister and two friends for her bachelorette party. Things quickly spiral out of control.

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56 ) Mercy (2014) directed by Peter Cornwell

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 55
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 47
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 53
  • Metacritic User Score: 55
  • IMDB User Review Score: 46
  • Letterboxd User Score: 39

A single mom and her two boys help take care of their grandmother with mystical powers

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55 ) Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension (2015) directed by Gregory Plotkin

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 48
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 48
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 44
  • Metacritic User Score: 50
  • IMDB User Review Score: 52
  • Letterboxd User Score: 51

Using a special camera that can see spirits, a family must protect their daughter from an evil entity with a sinister plan.

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54 ) Curve (2016) directed by Iain Softley

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 55
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 60
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 53
  • Metacritic User Score: 55
  • IMDB User Review Score: 36
  • Letterboxd User Score: 33

A young woman becomes trapped in her car after a hitchhiker causes her to have an automobile accident.

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53 ) Visions (2016) directed by Kevin Greutert

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 41
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 56
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 53
  • Metacritic User Score: 55
  • IMDB User Review Score: 39
  • Letterboxd User Score: 45

After moving to a vineyard with her family, a pregnant woman experiences horrifying visions.

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52 ) Exeter (2015) directed by Marcus Nispel

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 55
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 49
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 53
  • Metacritic User Score: 34
  • IMDB User Review Score: 52
  • Letterboxd User Score: 45

During an all-night, drug-fueled party at an abandoned asylum known for the horrific treatment of its patients, a group of ordinary teens decide to experiment with the occult, mysteriously leading to a violent possession. In an effort to find help, the group rushes to escape, only to find themselves locked inside with no means of communication. Tempers flare, trusts are broken and in attempt to save one of their friends possessed by the demon, the amateurs try to perform an exorcism. Instead of solving the problem, and unbeknownst to them, they unleash an even more powerful and vengeful spirit, one with a distinct motive and which wants them all dead. The teen’s only chance of survival is to uncover the asylum’s deep mysteries and find a way out before it’s too late.

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51 ) The Babymakers (2012) directed by Jay Chandrasekhar

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 51
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 53
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 44
  • Metacritic User Score: 46
  • IMDB User Review Score: 46
  • Letterboxd User Score: 45

After he flunks a fertility test, a man realizes that the only way he can get his wife pregnant is by robbing a sperm bank to take back the last of the deposits he made there years earlier.

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50 ) The Gallows (2015) directed by Chris Lofing
Travis Cluff

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 45
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 53
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 44
  • Metacritic User Score: 19
  • IMDB User Review Score: 57
  • Letterboxd User Score: 60

20 years after a horrific accident during a small town school play, students at the school resurrect the failed show in a misguided attempt to honor the anniversary of the tragedy – but soon discover that some things are better left alone.

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49 ) The Boy Next Door (2015) directed by Rob Cohen

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 50
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 39
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 44
  • Metacritic User Score: 34
  • IMDB User Review Score: 50
  • Letterboxd User Score: 57

A recently cheated on married woman falls for a younger man who has moved in next door, but their torrid affair soon takes a dangerous turn.

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48 ) The Lazarus Effect (2015) directed by David Gelb

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 46
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 52
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 43
  • Metacritic User Score: 38
  • IMDB User Review Score: 42
  • Letterboxd User Score: 50

Medical researcher Frank, his fiancee Zoe and their team have achieved the impossible: they have found a way to revive the dead. After a successful, but unsanctioned, experiment on a lifeless animal, they are ready to make their work public. However, when their dean learns what they’ve done, he shuts them down. Zoe is killed during an attempt to recreate the experiment, leading Frank to test the process on her. Zoe is revived — but something evil is within her.

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46 ) Incarnate (2016) directed by Brad Peyton

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 43
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 49
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 44
  • Metacritic User Score: 41
  • IMDB User Review Score: 42
  • Letterboxd User Score: 51

An exorcist comes up against an evil from his past when he uses his skills to enter the mind of a nine year old boy.

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46 ) Jem and the Holograms (2015) directed by Jon M. Chu

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 42
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 30
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 31
  • Metacritic User Score: 53
  • IMDB User Review Score: 59
  • Letterboxd User Score: 55

In a hyper-linked social media age, an orphaned teenage girl, Jerrica Jem Benton, becomes an online recording sensation, and she and her sisters embark on a music-driven scavenger hunt – one that sends them on an adventure across Los Angeles – in an attempt to unlock a final message left by her father.

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45 ) Not Safe for Work (2014) directed by Joe Johnston

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 55
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 43
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 53
  • Metacritic User Score: 55
  • IMDB User Review Score: 27
  • Letterboxd User Score: 29

An office worker is trapped inside the building where a killer is on the loose.

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44 ) Amityville: The Awakening (2017) directed by Franck Khalfoun

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 46
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 36
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 31
  • Metacritic User Score: 48
  • IMDB User Review Score: 49
  • Letterboxd User Score: 51

Belle, her little sister, and her comatose twin brother move into a new house with their single mother Joan in order to save money to help pay for her brother’s expensive healthcare. But when strange phenomena begin to occur in the house including the miraculous recovery of her brother, Belle begins to suspect her Mother isn’t telling her everything and soon realizes they just moved into the infamous Amityville house.

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43 ) Ouija (2014) directed by Stiles White

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 52
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 49
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 37
  • Metacritic User Score: 3
  • IMDB User Review Score: 55
  • Letterboxd User Score: 60

A group of friends must confront their most terrifying fears when they awaken the dark powers of an ancient spirit board.

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42 ) Paranormal Activity 4 (2012) directed by Henry Joost
Ariel Schulman

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 39
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 37
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 35
  • Metacritic User Score: 41
  • IMDB User Review Score: 52
  • Letterboxd User Score: 51

It has been five years since the disappearance of Katie and Hunter, and a suburban family witness strange events in their neighborhood when a woman and a mysterious child move in.

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41 ) 13 Sins (2014) directed by Daniel Stamm

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 55
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 60
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 53
  • Metacritic User Score: 55
  • IMDB User Review Score: 14
  • Letterboxd User Score: 17

A bright but meek salesman, drowning in debt as he’s about to get married, receives a mysterious phone call informing him that he’s on a hidden camera game show where he must execute 13 tasks to receive a multi-million dollar cash prize.

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40 ) Viral (2016) directed by Henry Joost
Ariel Schulman

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 28
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 46
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 53
  • Metacritic User Score: 46
  • IMDB User Review Score: 35
  • Letterboxd User Score: 33

Following the outbreak of a virus that wipes out the majority of the human population, a young woman documents her family’s new life in quarantine and tries to protect her infected sister.

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39 ) The Green Inferno (2015) directed by Eli Roth

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 35
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 43
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 37
  • Metacritic User Score: 41
  • IMDB User Review Score: 39
  • Letterboxd User Score: 39

A group of student activists travel from New York City to the Amazon to save the rainforest. However, once they arrive in this vast green landscape, they soon discover that they are not alone… and that no good deed goes unpunished.

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38 ) Sinister 2 (2015) directed by Ciaran Foy

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 49
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 40
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 42
  • Metacritic User Score: 22
  • IMDB User Review Score: 39
  • Letterboxd User Score: 39

A young mother and her twin sons move into a rural house that’s marked for death.

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37 ) Plush (2013) directed by Catherine Hardwicke

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 37
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 40
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 53
  • Metacritic User Score: 27
  • IMDB User Review Score: 36
  • Letterboxd User Score: 39

A young singer/songwriter, despite being married, becomes involved with her new guitarist, who she soon discovers has a dark past and may be a danger to her and those close to her.

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35 ) Jessabelle (2014) directed by Kevin Greutert

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 38
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 40
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 39
  • Metacritic User Score: 30
  • IMDB User Review Score: 36
  • Letterboxd User Score: 39

A young woman recuperating at her father’s run-down home after a tragic accident soon encounters a terrifying presence with a connection to her long-deceased mother.

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35 ) Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (2014) directed by Christopher Landon

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 33
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 37
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 31
  • Metacritic User Score: 36
  • IMDB User Review Score: 46
  • Letterboxd User Score: 39

Seventeen-year-old Jesse has been hearing terrifying sounds coming from his neighbor’s apartment, but when he turns on his camera and sets out to uncover their source, he encounters an ancient evil that won’t rest until it’s claimed his very soul.

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34 ) Birth of the Dragon (2017) directed by George Nolfi

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 40
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 7
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 41
  • Metacritic User Score: 40
  • IMDB User Review Score: 44
  • Letterboxd User Score: 33

Set against the backdrop of San Francisco’s Chinatown, this cross-cultural biopic chronicles Bruce Lee’s emergence as a martial-arts superstar after his legendary secret showdown with fellow martial artist Wong Jack Man.

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33 ) The Purge (2013) directed by James DeMonaco

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 33
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 35
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 34
  • Metacritic User Score: 33
  • IMDB User Review Score: 29
  • Letterboxd User Score: 33

Given the country’s overcrowded prisons, the U.S. government begins to allow 12-hour periods of time in which all illegal activity is legal. During one of these free-for-alls, a family must protect themselves from a home invasion.

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32 ) The Lords of Salem (2013) directed by Rob Zombie

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 29
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 43
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 17
  • Metacritic User Score: 26
  • IMDB User Review Score: 44
  • Letterboxd User Score: 22

The City of Salem, Massachusetts is visited by a coven of ancient witches.

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31 ) Insidious: The Last Key (2018) directed by Adam Robitel

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 36
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 21
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 28
  • Metacritic User Score: 31
  • IMDB User Review Score: 25
  • Letterboxd User Score: 33

Parapsychologist Elise Rainier and her team travel to Five Keys, N.M., to investigate a man’s claim of a haunting. Terror soon strikes when Rainier realizes that the house he lives in was her family’s old home.

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29 ) Paranormal Activity 2 (2010) directed by Tod Williams

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 22
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 27
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 22
  • Metacritic User Score: 27
  • IMDB User Review Score: 29
  • Letterboxd User Score: 33

Just as Dan and Kristi welcome a newborn baby into their home, a demonic presence begins terrorizing them, tearing apart their perfect world and turning it into an inescapable nightmare. Security cameras capture the torment, making every minute horrifyingly real.

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29 ) The Belko Experiment (2017) directed by Greg McLean

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 27
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 30
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 30
  • Metacritic User Score: 36
  • IMDB User Review Score: 20
  • Letterboxd User Score: 17

In a twisted social experiment, a group of 80 Americans are locked in their high-rise corporate office in Bogotá, Colombia and ordered by an unknown voice coming from the company’s intercom system to participate in a deadly game of kill or be killed.

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28 ) Unfriended (2015) directed by Leo Gabriadze

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 20
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 33
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 15
  • Metacritic User Score: 31
  • IMDB User Review Score: 31
  • Letterboxd User Score: 29

While video chatting one night, six high school friends receive a Skype message from a classmate who killed herself exactly one year ago. A first they think it’s a prank, but when the girl starts revealing the friends’ darkest secrets, they realize they are dealing with something out of this world, something that wants them dead. Told entirely from a young girl’s computer desktop, Unfriended redefines ‘found footage’ for a new generation of teens.

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27 ) The Resurrection of Gavin Stone (2017) directed by Dallas Jenkins

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 29
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 3
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 40
  • Metacritic User Score: 38
  • IMDB User Review Score: 17
  • Letterboxd User Score: 26

Gavin Stone, a washed-up former child star, is forced to do community service at a local megachurch and pretends to be Christian so he can land the part of Jesus in their annual Passion Play, only to discover that the most important role of his life is far from Hollywood.

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26 ) The Purge: Election Year (2016) directed by James DeMonaco

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 26
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 27
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 20
  • Metacritic User Score: 22
  • IMDB User Review Score: 23
  • Letterboxd User Score: 26

Two years after choosing not to kill the man who killed his son, former police sergeant Leo Barnes has become head of security for Senator Charlene Roan, the front runner in the next Presidential election due to her vow to eliminate the Purge. On the night of what should be the final Purge, a betrayal from within the government forces Barnes and Roan out onto the street where they must fight to survive the night.

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25 ) The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014) directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 16
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 30
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 29
  • Metacritic User Score: 11
  • IMDB User Review Score: 31
  • Letterboxd User Score: 22

A masked maniac terrorizes the same small community where a murderer known as the Phantom Killer struck decades earlier.

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24 ) Lowriders (2017) directed by Ricardo de Montreuil

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 25
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 12
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 17
  • Metacritic User Score: 27
  • IMDB User Review Score: 31
  • Letterboxd User Score: 22

A young street artist in East Los Angeles is caught between his father’s obsession with lowrider car culture, his ex-felon brother and his need for self-expression.

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22 ) Insidious: Chapter 3 (2015) directed by Leigh Whannell

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 22
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 21
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 24
  • Metacritic User Score: 17
  • IMDB User Review Score: 20
  • Letterboxd User Score: 29

A twisted new tale of terror begins for a teenage girl and her family, predating the haunting of the Lambert family in the earlier movies and revealing more mysteries of the otherworldly realm The Further.

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22 ) Paranormal Activity 3 (2011) directed by Henry Joost
Ariel Schulman

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 17
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 21
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 15
  • Metacritic User Score: 24
  • IMDB User Review Score: 27
  • Letterboxd User Score: 29

In 1988, evil begins to terrorize young sisters Katie and Kristi for the first time when an invisible entity resides in their home.

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21 ) Dark Skies (2013) directed by Scott Stewart

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 31
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 26
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 26
  • Metacritic User Score: 5
  • IMDB User Review Score: 14
  • Letterboxd User Score: 26

From the producers of Paranormal Activity, Insidious, and Sinister comes Dark Skies: a supernatural thriller that follows a young family living in the suburbs. As husband and wife Daniel and Lacey Barret witness an escalating series of disturbing events involving their family, their safe and peaceful home quickly unravels. When it becomes clear that the Barret family is being targeted by an unimaginably terrifying and deadly force, Daniel and Lacey take matters in their own hands to solve the mystery of what is after their family.

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20 ) Sleight (2017) directed by J.D. Dillard

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 13
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 19
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 12
  • Metacritic User Score: 41
  • IMDB User Review Score: 25
  • Letterboxd User Score: 14

A young street magician is left to take care of his little sister after his mother’s passing and turns to drug dealing in the Los Angeles party scene to keep a roof over their heads. When he gets into trouble with his supplier, his sister is kidnapped and he is forced to rely on both his sleight of hand and brilliant mind to save her.

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19 ) Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013) directed by James Wan

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 32
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 16
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 35
  • Metacritic User Score: 16
  • IMDB User Review Score: 7
  • Letterboxd User Score: 17

The haunted Lambert family seeks to uncover the mysterious childhood secret that has left them dangerously connected to the spirit world.

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18 ) Oculus (2014) directed by Mike Flanagan

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 13
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 19
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 14
  • Metacritic User Score: 52
  • IMDB User Review Score: 9
  • Letterboxd User Score: 10

A woman tries to exonerate her brother’s murder conviction by proving that the crime was committed by a supernatural phenomenon.

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17 ) The Bay (2012) directed by Barry Levinson

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 10
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 29
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 9
  • Metacritic User Score: 15
  • IMDB User Review Score: 31
  • Letterboxd User Score: 22

Two million fish washed ashore. One thousand blackbirds dropped from the sky. On July 4, 2009 a deadly menace swept through the quaint seaside town of Claridge, Maryland, but the harrowing story of what happened that Independence Day has never been told—until now. The authorities believed they had buried the truth about the tragedy that claimed over 700 human lives. Now, three years later, a reporter has emerged with footage revealing the cover-up and an unimaginable killer: a mysterious parasitic outbreak. Told from the perspective of those who were there and saw what happened, The Bay unfolds over 24 hours through people’s iPhones, Androids, 911 calls, webcams, and whatever else could be used to document the nightmare in Claridge. What follows is a nerve-shredding tale of a small town plunged into absolute terror.

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16 ) The Purge: Anarchy (2014) directed by James DeMonaco

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 24
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 16
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 26
  • Metacritic User Score: 19
  • IMDB User Review Score: 9
  • Letterboxd User Score: 17

Three groups of people are trying to survive Purge Night, when their stories intertwine and are left stranded in The Purge trying to survive the chaos and violence that occurs.

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15 ) The Visit (2015) directed by M. Night Shyamalan

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 18
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 21
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 20
  • Metacritic User Score: 19
  • IMDB User Review Score: 17
  • Letterboxd User Score: 14

The terrifying story of a brother and sister who are sent to their grandparents’ remote Pennsylvania farm for a weeklong trip. Once the children discover that the elderly couple is involved in something deeply disturbing, they see their chances of getting back home are growing smaller every day.

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14 ) Stretch (2014) directed by Joe Carnahan

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 7
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 10
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 7
  • Metacritic User Score: 55
  • IMDB User Review Score: 9
  • Letterboxd User Score: 10

A hard-luck limo driver struggling to go straight and pay off a debt to his bookie takes on a job with a crazed passenger whose sought-after ledger implicates some seriously dangerous criminals.

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13 ) In a Valley of Violence (2016) directed by Ti West

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 10
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 21
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 11
  • Metacritic User Score: 13
  • IMDB User Review Score: 23
  • Letterboxd User Score: 10

The story of a drifter named Paul who arrives in a small town seeking revenge on the thugs who murdered his friend. Sisters Mary Anne and Ellen, who run the town’s hotel, help Paul in his quest for vengeance.

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12 ) Paranormal Activity (2009) directed by Oren Peli

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 8
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 16
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 6
  • Metacritic User Score: 24
  • IMDB User Review Score: 14
  • Letterboxd User Score: 17

After a young, middle class couple moves into a suburban ‘starter’ tract house, they become increasingly disturbed by a presence that may or may not be somehow demonic but is certainly most active in the middle of the night. Especially when they sleep. Or try to.

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11 ) Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016) directed by Mike Flanagan

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 9
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 15
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 9
  • Metacritic User Score: 13
  • IMDB User Review Score: 20
  • Letterboxd User Score: 14

In 1965 Los Angeles, a widowed mother and her two daughters add a new stunt to bolster their séance scam business and unwittingly invite authentic evil into their home. When the youngest daughter is overtaken by the merciless spirit, this small family confronts unthinkable fears to save her and send her possessor back to the other side.

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10 ) Happy Death Day (2017) directed by Christopher Landon

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 15
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 9
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 17
  • Metacritic User Score: 17
  • IMDB User Review Score: 9
  • Letterboxd User Score: 10

A college student relives the day of her murder over and over again as she tries to discover her killer’s identity.

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8 ) Insidious (2011) directed by James Wan

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 18
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 13
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 24
  • Metacritic User Score: 5
  • IMDB User Review Score: 5
  • Letterboxd User Score: 7

A family discovers that dark spirits have invaded their home after their son inexplicably falls into an endless sleep. When they reach out to a professional for help, they learn things are a lot more personal than they thought.

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8 ) Sinister (2012) directed by Scott Derrickson

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 20
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 14
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 22
  • Metacritic User Score: 4
  • IMDB User Review Score: 5
  • Letterboxd User Score: 7

Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.

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7 ) Creep (2015) directed by Patrick Brice

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 3
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 10
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 5
  • Metacritic User Score: 9
  • IMDB User Review Score: 17
  • Letterboxd User Score: 7

Looking for work, Aaron comes across a cryptic online ad: “$1,000 for the day. Filming service. Discretion is appreciated.” Low on cash and full of naiveté, he decides to go for it. He drives to a cabin in a remote mountain town where he meets Josef, his cinematic subject for the day. Josef is sincere and the project seems heartfelt, so Aaron begins to film. But as the day goes on, it becomes clear that Josef is not who he says, and his intentions are not at all pure.

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6 ) Split (2017) directed by M. Night Shyamalan

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 12
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 4
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 12
  • Metacritic User Score: 11
  • IMDB User Review Score: 3
  • Letterboxd User Score: 4

Though Kevin has evidenced 23 personalities to his trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Fletcher, there remains one still submerged who is set to materialize and dominate all the others. Compelled to abduct three teenage girls led by the willful, observant Casey, Kevin reaches a war for survival among all of those contained within him — as well as everyone around him — as the walls between his compartments shatter apart.

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5 ) Creep 2 (2017) directed by Patrick Brice

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 1
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 8
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 4
  • Metacritic User Score: 9
  • IMDB User Review Score: 13
  • Letterboxd User Score: 4

After finding an ad online for “video work,” Sara, a video artist whose primary focus is creating intimacy with lonely men, thinks she may have found the subject of her dreams. She drives to a remote house in the forest and meets a man claiming to be a serial killer. Unable to resist the chance to create a truly shocking piece of art, she agrees to spend the day with him. However, as the day goes on, she discovers she may have dug herself into a hole from which she can’t escape.

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4 ) Hush (2016) directed by Mike Flanagan

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 4
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 6
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 7
  • Metacritic User Score: 5
  • IMDB User Review Score: 7
  • Letterboxd User Score: 6

A deaf woman is stalked by a psychotic killer in her secluded home.

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3 ) The Gift (2015) directed by Joel Edgerton

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 6
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 5
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 3
  • Metacritic User Score: 2
  • IMDB User Review Score: 4
  • Letterboxd User Score: 3

A husband and wife try to reinvigorate their relationship but their lives are threatened by a “friend” from the husband’s past who holds a horrifying secret about him, sending their world into a tailspin.

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2 ) Get Out (2017) directed by Jordan Peele

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 2
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 2
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 2
  • Metacritic User Score: 8
  • IMDB User Review Score: 2
  • Letterboxd User Score: 2

Chris and his girlfriend Rose go upstate to visit her parents for the weekend. At first, Chris reads the family’s overly accommodating behavior as nervous attempts to deal with their daughter’s interracial relationship, but as the weekend progresses, a series of increasingly disturbing discoveries lead him to a truth that he never could have imagined.

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1 ) Whiplash (2014) directed by Damien Chazelle

Review Website Ranks:

  • Rotten Tomatoes Critic: 4
  • Rotten Tomatoes Users: 1
  • Metacritc Critic Score: 1
  • Metacritic User Score: 1
  • IMDB User Review Score: 1
  • Letterboxd User Score: 1

Under the direction of a ruthless instructor, a talented young drummer begins to pursue perfection at any cost, even his humanity.

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Blumhouse Production’s Best Movies


Blumhouse Productions Review Website Filmography Rankings

FilmRT CriticRT UserMC CriticMC UserIMDBLetterboxdOveral Rank
Whiplash 411111 1
Get Out 222822 2
The Gift 653243 3
Hush 467576 4
Creep 2 1849134 5
Split 124121134 6
Creep 31059177 7
Insidious 181324557 8
Sinister 201422457 8
Happy Death Day 1591717910 10
Ouija: Origin of Evil 9159132014 11
Paranormal Activity 8166241417 12
In a Valley of Violence 102111132310 13
Stretch 710755910 14
The Visit 182120191714 15
The Purge: Anarchy 24162619917 16
The Bay 10299153122 17
Oculus 13191452910 18
Insidious: Chapter 2 32163516717 19
Sleight 131912412514 20
Dark Skies 31262651426 21
Insidious: Chapter 3 222124172029 22
Paranormal Activity 3 172115242729 22
Lowriders 251217273122 24
The Town That Dreaded Sundown 163029113122 25
The Purge: Election Year 262720222326 26
The Resurrection of Gavin Stone 29340381726 27
Unfriended 203315313129 28
Paranormal Activity 2 222722272933 29
The Belko Experiment 273030362017 29
Insidious: The Last Key 362128312533 31
The Lords of Salem 294317264422 32
The Purge 333534332933 33
Birth of the Dragon 40741404433 34
Jessabelle 384039303639 35
Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones 333731364639 35
Plush 374053273639 37
Sinister 2 494042223939 38
The Green Inferno 354337413939 39
Viral 284653463533 40
13 Sins 556053551417 41
Paranormal Activity 4 393735415251 42
Ouija 52493735560 43
Amityville: The Awakening 463631484951 44
Not Safe for Work 554353552729 45
Incarnate 434944414251 46
Jem and the Holograms 423031535955 46
The Lazarus Effect 465243384250 48
The Boy Next Door 503944345057 49
The Gallows 455344195760 50
The Babymakers 515344464645 51
Exeter 554953345245 52
Visions 415653553945 53
Curve 556053553633 54
Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension 484844505251 55
Mercy 554753554639 56
Best Night Ever 553352416157 57
Area 51 445844495757 58
The Veil 555353555045 59
Martyrs 525851506155 60
Mockingbird 556053555945 60
The Darkness 545650545660 62

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