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Producer Jason Blum on ‘The Hunt’ Rescheduling: ‘If the Controversy Gets More People to See It, That’s Okay with Me’

Jason Blum’s Blumhouse Productions has ruled the box office when it comes to the horror genre in recent years, so when “The Hunt” cancelled its planned September 2019 release, it was a major shock.
'The Hunt,' Deplorables vs. Elites Horror Movie, Gets March Release Date After Being Cancelled

'The Hunt,' Deplorables vs. Elites Horror Movie, Gets March Release Date After Being Cancelled

The horror movie "The Hunt", which tells the story of a group of wealthy elites that kidnaps and hunts "normal folk" from middle America for sport, will be released in cinemas in an about-face for
The Hunt: Delayed thriller tracks down new trailer and March release

The Hunt: Delayed thriller tracks down new trailer and March release

1p>Last year, Universal decided to shelve The Hunt — an action-thriller about members of the elite class hunting ordinary people for sport — after the tragic mass shootings in El Paso and
'The Hunt' Gets New Release Date After Being Pulled in 2019 Over Mass Shootings

'The Hunt' Gets New Release Date After Being Pulled in 2019 Over Mass Shootings

The Hunt is getting a release date nearly six months after it was supposed to debut in theaters. If you don’t remember, the Universal movie was pulled from the release slate in 2019 after some mass
‘The Hunt’ Producer Jason Blum and Writer Damon Lindelof Speak Out: ‘This Is Not a Dangerous Movie’

‘The Hunt’ Producer Jason Blum and Writer Damon Lindelof Speak Out: ‘This Is Not a Dangerous Movie’

Universal and Blumhouse are ready to unveil “The Hunt,” a satiric thriller that follows a group of liberal elites who try to track down and kill “red state” conservatives for sport, after canceling
The Hunt Is on, Again: Why Now Is the Time to Revive 2019's Most Controversial Movie

The Hunt Is on, Again: Why Now Is the Time to Revive 2019's Most Controversial Movie

Normally, if a person with over 70 million Twitter followers mentions your movie, it’s a good thing. But when that person is the President of the United States and he says your movie is meant “to
The Hunt Is on, Again: Why Now Is the Time to Revive 2019's Most Controversial Movie

The Hunt Is on, Again: Why Now Is the Time to Revive 2019's Most Controversial Movie

Normally, if a person with over 70 million Twitter followers mentions your movie, it’s a good thing. But when that person is the President of the United States and he says your movie is meant “to
Why ‘The Hunt’ Is Finally Being Released… with a Very Different Marketing Campaign

Why ‘The Hunt’ Is Finally Being Released… with a Very Different Marketing Campaign

As evidenced by the brand new trailer, The Hunt is finally making its way into theaters after a 2019 marketing campaign that included a summer high and then a crushing low. The satirical action
Jason Blum Says He Wants Trump to See ‘The Hunt’

Jason Blum Says He Wants Trump to See ‘The Hunt’

The producer of the supposedly controversial film The Hunt would very much like the President of the United States to see his movie. If you’ll recall, The Hunt was a satirical action thriller from
‘The Hunt’ Gets a New Release Date and Trailer that Plays Into the Controversy

‘The Hunt’ Gets a New Release Date and Trailer that Plays Into the Controversy

The Hunt made waves last summer when the first official trailer dropped and showed some serious promise. From writer-producer Damon Lindelof and director Craig Zobel, The Hunt was described as an
Universal’s ‘The Hunt’ Finally Gets Release Date, New Trailer

Universal’s ‘The Hunt’ Finally Gets Release Date, New Trailer

“The Hunt,” Universal and Blumhouse’s satirical political thriller that was marred by controversy before it even saw the light of day, is finally making its way to theaters and will be released on
Trump and Hollywood’s 10 Rockiest Relationship Moments of 2019

Trump and Hollywood’s 10 Rockiest Relationship Moments of 2019

Back in the old, naive, innocent days of say, five years ago, few imagined that a wealthy reality TV star would turn his on-screen schtick into a four-year term (well, maybe) as president of the
The Pop Culture Highlights and Lowlights of 2019

The Pop Culture Highlights and Lowlights of 2019

It’s been a year seemingly full of bad news, bad takes, and bad feelings. But pop culture was still there for us—making us delight at unexpected joys like Baby Yoda, and allowing us to bond over
The Pop Culture Highlights and Lowlights of 2019

The Pop Culture Highlights and Lowlights of 2019

It’s been a year seemingly full of bad news, bad takes, and bad feelings. But pop culture was still there for us—making us delight at unexpected joys like Baby Yoda, and allowing us to bond over
The Pop Culture Highlights and Lowlights of 2019

The Pop Culture Highlights and Lowlights of 2019

It’s been a year seemingly full of bad news, bad takes, and bad feelings. But pop culture was still there for us—making us delight at unexpected joys like Baby Yoda, and allowing us to bond over
Christoph Waltz Will Hunt Liam Hemsworth for Sport in Quibi Action Series

Christoph Waltz Will Hunt Liam Hemsworth for Sport in Quibi Action Series

I've had severe reservations about Quibi—the self-styled streaming service for millennials that will specialize in bite-sized, 10-minutes or less content—since it was announced. How does that even
Why It’s Time for Hollywood to Reconsider the Amount of Violence on Screen (Column)

Why It’s Time for Hollywood to Reconsider the Amount of Violence on Screen (Column)

To put it mildly, we live in scary, intolerant, violent times. Since a lone gunman walked into Sandy Hook Elementary School on Dec. 14, 2012, and killed 20 children, six adults and himself, there have
The Hunt's Director Says the Movie Was Never Meant to Divide Audiences

The Hunt's Director Says the Movie Was Never Meant to Divide Audiences

In the wake of three back-to-back mass shootings and criticism from Donald Trump, Universal ultimately decided to shelve Craig Zobel’s The Hunt. The film was obviously meant to provoke audiences by
'The Hunt' director breaks silence on controversial film with liberal elitists hunting 'deplorables': 'We seek to entertain and unify'

'The Hunt' director breaks silence on controversial film with liberal elitists hunting 'deplorables': 'We seek to entertain and unify'

Craig Zobel, director of "The Hunt," has broken his silence on the film, which shows liberal elitists hunting people who they referred to as "deplorables." Universal Pictures pulled ads for the film