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Grave Robber Releases Theme Song and Video for Hunger Haunts Program

America's best horror-punk band, Grave Robber, has been asked by Canada's "Feed the Children" campaign to compose the theme song for the new "Hunger Haunts" program. Getting a jump on the Halloween season, the song and a lyric video have been released!

Bloodborne Gets a Japanese Release Date

At Sony’s pre Tokyo Games Show press conference, a release date was finally announced for one of Sony’s biggest upcoming exclusives, Bloodborne. The game will be released on February 5th, 2015, exclusively on the PlayStation 4.

The Gasp Menagerie: Fae Folk Photographed Near Pittsburgh

This one is... strange. I mean, we specialize in strange with The Gasp Menagerie, but this is just really strange. It'd fall under cryptozoology, I suppose. But... really... has anyone looked seriously for faerie folk since the Victorian days of England?

Tricia Lee's Silent Retreat Hitting US VOD TODAY September 2nd

After its award-winning festival run and a limited theatrical release in Canada, Tricia Lee's Silent Retreat has arrived in the US. As of today, September 2nd, the film is available on VOD and digital platforms all across America.

Spooky Teaser Trailer Rides in for Lifetime's Big Driver

From the looks of this effective new teaser trailer for its upcoming "Big Driver" film adaptation, Lifetime really seems to be trying to change its image and appeal to the horror crowd. Will it work? We'll find out October 18th.

The Ford Brothers Talk The Dead 2's Challenges, Casting Process, and More

When the Ford Brothers made their highly unusual zombie movie The Dead and shot it on location in Africa on 35mm film, they made quite a splash in the bloodbath. Reviews were gushing, and so was fan response. Naturally a sequel is heading our way, in two weeks to be exact!

New Halloween Poster Arrives in Time to Trick 'r Treat

Michael Dougherty's cult classic Trick 'r Treat holds a very special place in the hearts of horror fans. As does the classic John Carpenter film Halloween and the season in which both films are set. Why not bring 'em all together?

Graham Humphreys' Cover Art Revealed for Hardcover Video Nasty Comic Collection

Reaper Comics will release a hardcover collected edition of its universally praised horror comic series Video Nasty on October 15th, and the collection's artwork, by acclaimed artist Graham Humphreys, has been revealed.

UK Readers: Win an Extraterrestrial DVD!

Fresh from playing as one of three different films helmed by director Nacho Vigalondo at this year's Film4 FrightFest, sci-fi comedy Extraterrestrial (review) is now available on DVD and Digital Download across the UK. To celebrate, we have a copy of the DVD to give away to one lucky reader!

UK Readers: Near London? See Wolf Creek 2 for Free this Thursday 4 September!

To celebrate the 15 September DVD/Blu-ray release of Wolf Creek 2 in the UK, Film4 FrightFest and Entertainment One are hosting a special free screening of the film, alongside Aussie cult classic Dark Age, in London on Thursday. Read on for full info!

Neve Campbell Making Her Debut Convention Appearance at the 2015 Texas Frightmare Weekend

It's still many months away, but the 2015 Texas Frightmare Weekend is already heating up with an impressive guest list. Next year marks TFW's 10th anniversary, and they're pulling all the stops. This latest announcement is the biggest yet!

Meet Rattbag in Shadow of Mordor's New Trailer

Suspended in the air, the rat rages. It’s time for some torture. This was the introduction to Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor’s new trailer, Meet Rattbag. Rattbag is a member of Sauron’s orc army and, as the trailer reveals, its chief backstabber.

The UK to Experience a Grave Halloween in the Aokigahara Suicide Forest

Just the thought of Japan's Aokigahara forest, or the Suicide Forest, sends a chill down our spines. Director Steven R. Monroe knows this all too well and word has come that his latest film which takes place there, Grave Halloween, is hitting the UK.

Lars Von Trier to Open The House That Jack Built on TV

The director whom we lovingly refer to as Captain Sunshine here at Dread Central, Lars Von Trier, is bringing his special brand of horror and misery to the small screen with a new series entitled "The House That Jack Built." Interested? Read on!

New Trailer Emerges From the Hellmouth

If you're a fan of the stellar flick Pontypool, you'd better listen up! The minds of the lunatics behind it have conceived another terror tale called Hellmouth, which we told you about in 2013. Well guess what? We FINALLY have a trailer for you guys to chew on! Dig it courtesy of Twitch Film.