Bloody Disgusting

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Bloody Disgusting
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Web address bloody-disgusting.com
Commercial Yes
Type of site
Online horror film-related database and reviewer
Available in English
Owner The Collective
Created by Brad Miska
Tom Owen
Launched 2001
Current status Active

Bloody Disgusting is an American horror genre website covering horror films, video games, comics, and music, especially known for producing the V/H/S trilogy of anthology horror films.

History[edit]

Bloody Disgusting was founded in 2001 by Brad Miska (under the pseudonym "Mr. Disgusting"), and Tom Owen,[1] who run the site along with Adam Dodd and Jonathan Barkan. By 2007, the site had 1.5 million unique visitors and 20 million page views each month.[2] In September 2007 a minority stake was purchased by The Collective, a Beverly Hills–based management company.[3] In 2011 Bloody Disgusting began distributing and producing films [4] that have gone on to win awards and spawned the successful V/H/S franchise.

Bloody Disgusting has worked on projects with genre writers, directors, and actors including Adam Wingard, Simon Barrett, David Bruckner, Roxanne Benjamin, Joe Swanberg, AJ Bowen, Amy Seimetz, TI West, Radio Silence, Glenn McQuaid, Steven C Miller, Jonny Weston, Jason Eisner, Eduardo Sanchez, Greg Hale, Gareth Evans, Timo Tjahjanto, Marcel Sarmiento, Nacho Vigalondo, Patrick Horvath, Sion Sono, and Trent Haaga.

Film production[edit]

As Bloody Disgusting grew it evolved into a film production company, releasing horror genre favorites and award winning films.

Bloody Disgusting Selects[edit]

In 2011, Bloody Disgusting partnered with AMC Networks and The Collective to create a distribution company named Bloody Disgusting Selects, releasing genre films in AMC theaters and on DVD, Blu-ray, and VOD platforms. Films distributed via Bloody Disgusting Selects films are:[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Site of the Week: Bloody-Disgusting". AMC. 
  2. ^ Hefflinger, Mark (13 September 2007). "The Collective Buys Horror Film Site Bloody-Disgusting.com". DMW Daily. Retrieved 2007-11-09. 
  3. ^ Graser, Marc (12 September 2007). "Collective nabs Bloody-Disgusting". Variety. Retrieved 2007-11-09. 
  4. ^ Zeitchik, Steve. "Horror site Bloody Disgusting now a movie producer, distributor". 
  5. ^ Donato, Matt (2012). "Bloody Disgusting Selects: This Is Only The Beginning". We Got This Covered. 

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