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The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies  

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Blumhouse Productions have brought us some incredible films in the past years. Most popular for their horror movies, Jason Blum's production company has reached success with Blumhouse franchises, like the Paranormal Activity series, the Insidious franchise, and The Purge series. What are the best Blumhouse movies?

From The Boy Next Door to Split, the best Blumhouse movies range in style, tone, and overall content. This list of Blumhouse films includes critically acclaimed movies Whiplash, which won a Best Supporting Oscar for J.K. Simmons - and Get Out, which is nominated for an Oscar in the Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, and Best Actor categories. Other good Blumhouse movies include Creep, Hush, Sleight, The Belko Experiment, Happy Death Day, The Gift, and Ouija.

There are certainly many stunning films produced by Blumhouse. However, which films truly represent the best of the best? Vote up the movies from Blumhouse you feel are exceptional below. Any new Blumhouse movies that should be added or simply a film you feel is missing? Feel free to add it below. 

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Get Out is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Daniel Kaluuya, Catherine Keener, Allison Williams
Get Out is a 2017 American horror film directed by Jordan Peele. A young African-American (Daniel Kaluuya) visits his white girlfriend's parents for the weekend, where his simmering uneasiness ...more
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Whiplash is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
J.K. Simmons, Melissa Benoist, Miles Teller
Whiplash is a 2014 American drama film directed by Damien Chazelle. A promising young drummer (Miles Teller) enrolls at a cut-throat music conservatory where his dreams of greatness are mentored ...more
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Split is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Betty Buckley
Split is a 2016 American psychological horror thriller film directed and written by M. Night Shyamalan. After a wholesome teen birthday party, three girls are taken in broad daylight: friends ...more
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Sinister is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Ethan Hawke, Vincent D'Onofrio, Fred Thompson
Sinister is a 2012 supernatural horror film directed by Scott Derrickson and written by Derrickson and C. Robert Cargill. It stars Ethan Hawke as fictional true writer Ellison Oswalt who ...more
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Insidious is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Rose Byrne, Barbara Hershey, Patrick Wilson
Insidious is a 2011 American supernatural horror film directed by James Wan, written by Leigh Whannell, and starring Patrick Wilson, Rose Byrne and Barbara Hershey. It is the first installment ...more
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Happy Death Day is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Ruby Modine
Happy Death Day is a 2017 American slasher film directed by Christopher B. Landon. A college student (Jessica Rothe) relives the day of her murder with both its unexceptional details and ...more
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Hush is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Kate Siegel, John Gallagher Jr., Michael Trucco
Hush is a 2016 American horror thriller film directed by Mike Flanagan. A deaf writer (Kate Siegel) must fight for her life in silence when a masked killer (John Gallagher Jr.) appears at her
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The Purge is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Lena Headey, Ethan Hawke, Adelaide Kane
The Purge is a 2013 American social science fiction action horror film written and directed by James DeMonaco. It stars Ethan Hawke, Lena Headey, Adelaide Kane and Max Burkholder. It is the ...more
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Insidious: Chapter 2 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Rose Byrne, Barbara Hershey, Patrick Wilson
Insidious: Chapter 2 is a 2013 American supernatural horror film directed by James Wan. It is a sequel to 2010's Insidious and the second installment in the Insidious film series. The film stars ...more
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Happy Death Day 2U is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Suraj Sharma
Happy Death Day 2U is a 2019 American slasher film directed by Christopher B. Landon, and the sequel to the 2017 film Happy Death Day.
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Oculus is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Karen Gillan, Katee Sackhoff, James Lafferty
Oculus is a 2013 American supernatural psychological horror film directed by Mike Flanagan. A young woman (Karen Gillan) is convinced that an antique mirror is responsible for the death and ...more
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Ouija: Origin of Evil is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Elizabeth Reaser, Annalise Basso, Lulu Wilson
Ouija: Origin of Evil is a 2016 American supernatural horror film directed and edited by Mike Flanagan and written by Flanagan and Jeff Howard. The film is a prequel to the 2014 film Ouija. ...more
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The Visit is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Olivia DeJonge, Ed Oxenbould, Deanna Dunagan
The Visit is a 2015 American found footage horror film directed by M. Night Shyamalan. Two siblings become increasingly frightened by their grandparents' disturbing behavior while visiting them ...more
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Upgrade is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Logan Marshall-Green, Betty Gabriel, Harrison Gilbertson
Upgrade is a 2018 Australian science fiction action horror film directed by Leigh Whannell. A self-identified technophobe (Logan Marshall-Green) in a near-future world uses an experimental ...more
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The Belko Experiment is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
John Gallagher, Jr., Tony Goldwyn
The Belko Experiment is a 2016 American horror film directed by Greg McLean and written by James Gunn. In a dark social experiment, a group of 80 Americans are locked in their high-rise ...more
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The Gift is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Jason Bateman, Rebecca Hall, Joel Edgerton
The Gift is a 2015 American-Australian psychological horror-thriller film written, co-produced, and directed by Joel Edgerton in his directorial debut. The film stars Jason Bateman and Rebecca ...more
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The Purge: Election Year is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Frank Grillo, Elizabeth Mitchell, Mykelti Williamson
The Purge: Election Year is a 2016 American dystopian action horror film written and directed by James DeMonaco and starring Frank Grillo, Elizabeth Mitchell and Mykelti Williamson. A sequel to ...more
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Creep is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Creep Mark Duplass, Patrick Kack-Brice
Creep is a 2014 comedy horror film directed by Patrick Brice, based on a script written by Brice and Mark Duplass. The movie, which is Brice's directorial debut, had its world premiere on March ...more
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The Purge: Anarchy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Frank Grillo
The Purge: Anarchy is a 2014 American social science fiction action horror directed and written by James DeMonaco. It is the sequel to the 2013 film The Purge and stars Frank Grillo, Carmen ...more
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Paranormal Activity is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Katie Featherston, Micah Sloat, Randy McDowell
Paranormal Activity is a 2007 American supernatural horror film written, co-produced, photographed, edited, and directed by Oren Peli. The film centers on a young couple, Katie and Micah, who ...more
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Insidious: Chapter 3 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Stefanie Scott, Dermot Mulroney, Lin Shaye
Insidious: Chapter 3 is a 2015 supernatural horror film directed by Leigh Whannell, and a prequel to the Insidious movies. Gifted psychic Elise Rainier (Lin Shaye) reluctantly agrees to use her ...more
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Glass is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Bruce Willis, James McAvoy, Sarah Paulson
Glass is a 2019 American superhero horror-thriller film directed by M. Night Shyamalan. Security guard David Dunn (Bruce Willis) uses his supernatural abilities to track Kevin Wendell Crumb ...more
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Dark Skies is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Keri Russell, J.K. Simmons, Josh Hamilton
Dark Skies is a 2013 American science fiction horror film written and directed by Scott Stewart and produced by Jason Blum starring Keri Russell, Josh Hamilton and Dakota Goyo. The film was ...more
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Ma is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
Octavia Spencer, Luke Evans, Juliette Lewis
Ma is a 2019 American psychological horror film directed by Tate Taylor. A lonely woman (Octavia Spencer) befriends a group of teenagers and decides to let them party at her house but just when ...more
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Sinister 2 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Blumhouse Productions Movies
James Ransone, Shannyn Sossamon, Robert Daniel Sloan
Sinister 2 is a 2015 American supernatural horror film directed by Ciaran Foy. A young mother (Shannyn Sossamon) and her twin sons move into a rural house that's marked for death.