WATCH | Amazon reveals trailers for 4 new thrillers

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A scene in 'Evil Eye.'
A scene in 'Evil Eye.'
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  • Amazon and Blumhouse have teamed up for this series of unique, unsettling thrillers.
  • The films showcase diverse casts and are from emerging and female filmmakers.
  • The four movies will premiere on Amazon Prime in October.


Amazon Prime is kicking off the month of Halloween with a collection of thrillers from the production company, Blumhouse.

The collection titled Welcome to The Blumhouse houses 'four unsettling films under one roof' and showcases original genre stories from diverse casts and filmmakers, according to a press release.

Entertainment Weekly reports that Amazon Prime will launch the films as double features kicking off with The Lie and Black Box on 6 October and Evil Eye and Nocturne on 13 October.

The Lie

Starring Mireille Enos, Peter Sarsgaard, and Joey King.

When their teenage daughter confesses to impulsively killing her best friend, two desperate parents attempt to cover up the horrific crime, leading them into a complicated web of lies and deception.


Black Box

Starring: Mamoudou Athie, Phylicia Rashad, Amanda Christine, Tosin Morohunfola, Charmaine Bingwa, and Troy James.

After losing his wife and his memory in a car accident, a single father undergoes an agonizing experimental treatment that causes him to question who he really is.

Nocturne

Starring: Sydney Sweeney, Madison Iseman, Jacques Colimon, and Ivan Shaw.

Inside the halls of an elite arts academy, a timid music student begins to outshine her more accomplished and outgoing twin sister when she discovers a mysterious notebook belonging to a recently deceased classmate.

Evil Eye

Starring: Sarita Choudhury, Sunita Mani, Omar Maskati, and Bernard White.

A seemingly perfect romance turns into a nightmare when a mother becomes convinced her daughter's new boyfriend has a dark connection to her own past.

Compiled by Leandra Engelbrecht

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