News Blumhouse Productions Plan to Unleash ‘The Purge 4’ in 2018 Published 2 years ago on February 18, 2017 By Nick Bond Share Tweet It looks like we’ll get to Purge once again next year. James DeMonaco, who directed the first three films, plans to write the script for the fourth sequel, but he isn’t interested in directing the project himself. We are hearing that DeMonaco will help Universal, Blumhouse and Platinum Dunes to find a suitable director. Deadline highlighted the franchises success: The Purge: Election Year, was the highest grossing title in the series, earning $79.2 million domestic and $118.6M worldwide when it bowed during the same Fourth of July frame last year. The original The Purge minted money on its low budget in 2013, grossing $64.5M domestic after an opening weekend take of $34.1M. The next pic, The Purge: Anarchy, did even better, grossing $111.9M worldwide in July 2014. All in, The franchise totals $315.4M at the global B.O. from combined production costs of $23M. The fourth film will bring back Jason Blum to produce alongside Michael Bay, Brad Fuller, Andrew Form and Sébastien K. Lemercier. Universal Pictures has announced a release date of July 4, 2018. Related Topics:BlumhouseBlumhouse productionsBrad FullerJames DeMonacoJason BlumMichael BayThe Purge 4 Up Next Don Mancini Teases Chucky Doll from ‘Cult of Chucky’ Set! Don't Miss NECA Releasing Evil Ed Figure Complete with ‘Evil Dead 2’ Set Continue Reading Advertisement You may like Jason Blum Reveals That He Wants to Reboot Wes Craven’s ‘Scream’ David Gordon Green’s ‘Halloween’ Sequel Gets R-Rating for Bloody Horror Violence ‘Halloween’ Producer Jason Blum Viewed First Cut of the Film and He’s “Very Very Excited” Epic New Photo from Blumhouse’s ‘Halloween’ Set Reveals the Cast and Crew Documentary: ‘Halloween: 40 Years of Fear’ Coming This October! Nick Castle Talks Reprising “The Shape” After 40 Years in Blumhouse’s ‘Halloween’ Film Click to comment Facebook Advertisement Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t0T8C3JIJLA&t=22s Twitter Follow @DUHDNews Advertisement Latest Popular Videos Blu-Ray & DVD21 hours ago ‘Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh’ to Get a Slasher Classics Collection (UK) Blu-Ray Via 88 Films News2 days ago Barbara Crampton “Would Love” to Return to ‘Re-Animator’ in a New Re-Imagining or TV Series News3 days ago Michael Myers Hangs Out With Mannequins in New Behind-the-Scenes Photos from ‘Halloween’ Reviews3 days ago Review: Leprechaun Returns is a Great Horror Throwback, Full of Fun Blood and Guts News4 days ago NECA Presents New 7″ Pennywise: The “Dancing Clown” Figure, Releasing 2019 News2 weeks ago Epic Behind-the-Scenes Photos from ‘Halloween’ Show Off the Mask and Gruesome Props News4 weeks ago Gruesome Behind-the-Scenes Photos from ‘Halloween’ Show Michael’s Deformed Hand News3 weeks ago New Line Cinema’s Third ‘Annabelle’ Film Gets an Official Synopsis News4 weeks ago New Trailer and Poster for ‘Lifechanger’ Will Drain the Life Out of You Blu-Ray & DVD4 weeks ago Soska Sisters’ ‘Rabid’ Remake is Now Up for Pre-Order on (UK) Blu-Ray Advertisement Trending Horror Lists3 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News2 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News2 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! News2 years ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon Blu-Ray & DVD2 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News2 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News2 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News2 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!