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Blumhouse is dreaming of a 'Black Christmas'

Blumhouse has a surprise announcement today for horror movie fans. They’ve got a new big screen take on the 1974 holiday horror classic Black Christmas headed to the big screen this December! Imogen Poots will headline the new film, which is directed by Sophia Takal (Always Shine) from the script she wrote with April Wolfe (Widower). Check out the teaser poster below!

Blumhouse has revealed plans for a new Black Christmas, in theaters Christmas 2019.

Hawthorne College is quieting down for the holidays. One by one, sorority girls on campus are being killed by an unknown stalker. But the killer is about to discover that this generation’s young women aren’t willing to become hapless victims as they mount a fight to the finish. This December, on Friday the 13th, ring in the holidays by dreaming of a Black Christmas.

The new Black Christmas also stars Aleyse Shannon (Charmed), Brittany O’Grady (Star), Lily Donoghue (The Goldbergs, Jane the Virgin) and Caleb Eberhardt (Broadway’s Choir Boy). Black Christmas is produced by Jason Blum (Halloween, Split) for his Blumhouse Productions, by Ben Cosgrove (The Good German, Rumor Has It) and by Adam Hendricks (Cam, Bloodline, Lucky) for Divide/Conquer. Hendricks’ partners in Divide/Conquer, Greg Gilreath (Cam, Bloodline) and Zac Locke (Adopt-A-Highway, Bloodline), will executive produce.

Look for Black Christmas on the big screen December 13.


Silas Lesnick is the Senior Editor of Moviebill. He has been covering entertainment news out of Los Angeles for more than a decade. You can reach him via e-mail or on Twitter.