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“THERE’S SOMETHING WRONG WITH THE CHILDREN” in Roxanne Benjamin’s upcoming Blumhouse chiller

Wednesday, November 9, 2022 | News


And you can find out what it is early next year.

Paramount Home Entertainment has announced the release of THERE’S SOMETHING WRONG WITH THE CHILDREN on VOD/digital platforms January 17, 2023, followed by a debut on MGM+ March 17, 2023. It’s part of a deal between Blumhouse Television and MGM+ to co-produce eight original films, similar to the WELCOME TO THE BLUMHOUSE movies for Amazon and the INTO THE DARK series for Hulu. Roxanne Benjamin (pictured) of SOUTHBOUND, BODY AT BRIGHTON ROCK and Shudder’s CREEPSHOW directed CHILDREN from a script by T.J. Cimfel and Dave White (INTRUDERS); Alisha Wainwright, Zach Gilford, Amanda Crew, Carlos Santos, Briella Guiza and David Mattle star; the synopsis: “When Margaret [Wainwright] and Ben [Gilford] take a weekend trip with longtime friends Ellie [Crew] and Thomas [Santos] and their two young children [Guiza and Mattle], Ben begins to suspect something supernatural is occurring when the kids behave strangely after disappearing into the woods overnight.”

Michael Gingold
Michael Gingold (RUE MORGUE's Head Writer) has been covering the world of horror cinema for over three decades, and spent 28 years as a writer and editor for FANGORIA magazine and its website. In addition to RUE MORGUE, he currently writes for BIRTH.MOVIES.DEATH, SCREAM,, TIME OUT, DELIRIUM and others. His book THE FRIGHTFEST GUIDE TO MONSTER MOVIES (FAB Press) is out this fall, and he has contributed liner notes and featurettes to a number of Blu-ray and DVD releases. Among his screenplay credits are SHADOW: DEAD RIOT and LEECHES!, and he is currently working on THE DOLL with director Dante Tomaselli.