Blumhouse Distribution
Formerly Blum Israel Productions (2000–2002)
Type Private
Industry Motion picture
Founded 2000; 23 years ago
Founder Jason Blum


Area served
Key people
  • Jason Blum
  • Couper Samuelson
  • Beatriz Sequeira
  • Ryan Turek
  • Jennifer Scudder Trent
  • Karen Barragan
  • Abhijay Prakash
  • Haunted Movies
  • BH Tilt (with Neon)
  • Blumhouse International
  • BlumHansonAllen Films
  • Blumhouse Television (55%)
  • Blumhouse Books
  • Blumhouse Games
Footnotes / references

Blumhouse Productions (/ˈblʌmhs/;[3] also known as BH Productions or simply BH) is an American film and television production company founded in 2000 by Jason Blum.[4]

Blumhouse is known mainly for producing horror films, such as Paranormal ActivityInsidiousThe PurgeThe GallowsSplitGet OutHappy Death DayHalloweenUsThe Invisible ManFreakyThe Black PhoneM3GAN and Five Nights at Freddy’s.[5][6] It has also produced drama films, such as Whiplash and BlacKkKlansman, which both earned nominations for the Academy Award for Best PictureGet Out and BlacKkKlansman won Academy Awards for Best Original Screenplay and Best Adapted Screenplay, respectively.[7][8]

It has worked with directors such as Leigh WhannellJordan PeeleScott DerricksonChristopher LandonJames WanMike FlanaganJames DeMonacoJeff WadlowDamien Chazelle, and M. Night Shyamalan.

Most of Blumhouse’s theatrically released films since 2014 are owned and distributed by Universal Pictures as part of a 10-year first-look deal