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Gravitas Ventures In it for Shock Value

Gravitas Ventures sent over the poster and trailer for their latest release, Shock Value, which will be arriving on VOD platforms on August 1st, or, as we like to refer to it, after Comic-Con, when we will all be happy again. Read on for details.

John L. Campbell's Ship of the Dead Sets Sail in October

This past May, Berkley Trade released an expanded version of John L. Campbell's Omega Days, and Book 2 in the trilogy, Ship of the Dead, is steaming our way in October. Read on for the official artwork and details, and look for an excerpt closer to the release date.

Exclusive: C.J. Thomason Talks Aftermath and More!

CJ Thomason stars alongside Monica Keena and Edward Furlong in the new survival horror film Aftermath. Recently Thomason sat down with Dread Central to discuss his feelings about the movie.

Get Bewitched by Sideshow's Vampirella Premium Format Figure

Sideshow Collectibles has announced a new entry in the company's Premium Format Figure line: Vampirella like you've never seen her before. She will bewitch and bedevil you... Read on for the details if you dare!

Two New Mazes Unveiled at Queen Mary's Dark Harbor

Come October, fans of horrific attractions in and around the Long Beach, CA, area will be in for a treat as Queen Mary's Dark Harbor returns to scare the bejesus out of you... and there are some new surprises as well.

The Gasp Menagerie: Ongoing Werewolf Attacks Reported in the Philippines

The Philippines can be a wild place. Separatist attacks. Islamic radicals kidnapping and killing tourists. Typhoons and volcanoes. Werewolf attacks... Wait, what?

BrinkVision Planning to Put Us in a Stress Position this August

A few days ago a trailer on YouTube caught our eye, and then we got the official details from BrinkVision on Stress Position, a psychological experiment thriller comedy heading our way at the end of August. As the tagline suggests, "How Bad Could It Be?"

Demons Abound in Sleepy Hollow Season 2; Learn What Monsters and Surprises Await!

The new promo art for Season 2 of "Sleepy Hollow" already revealed that war is coming, but what else is making its way to the supernaturally challenged town? The Pied Piper for one thing, and that's just the beginning...

Vlad the Impaler Claws Its Way Onto Steam

The average emotard teenager glitters and sparkles with his fondness for vampirism seeming like a long ago memory. Nowadays he can’t decide if he’s looking for a victim or the girl he is going to write his next poem about. Not in my movie, not in my world, and especially not in my video game.

Box Office: The Purge May Become an American Box Office Tradition

Thus far this year not a single horror movie has been able to gross more than $33 million. The Purge: Anarchy nearly topped that in its opening weekend. Perhaps purging is on its way to becoming an American tradition after all.

#SDCC14: Get a Sneak Peek of Sideshow's New Court of the Dead Figures in this Concept Art and Making-of Video

Sideshow's "Court of the Dead" is expanding yet again, and if you'll be at this week's San Diego Comic-Con, you'll be able to get a first-hand look at the newest members. Not heading to SDCC? Then check out this making-of video to learn more.

Live Action Akira Adaptation Draws Nearer with New Writer On Board

Has it really been well over half a decade since Warner Bros. began adapting Akira into a live action film? It has, proving that Hollywood often moves as slowly as Congress! But there's some light at the end of that long tunnel...

Found Footage Flick The Poughkeepsie Tapes Found on DIRECTV

2008. That's when we first reviewed the Dowdle Brothers' found footage film The Poughkeepsie Tapes (review). Years have passed, and no one has since seen hide nor hair of the movie... until now, that is.

A Man Called Death to Cause Much Misery

Some quick news has come in this pre-Comic-Con weekend announcing a preemptive deal with progress-to-production elements by Russell Ackerman and John Schoenfelder's new company, Addictive Pictures. According to The Wrap they've optioned Matthew Kennedy's feature spec A Man Called Death.

Penny Dreadful: More About Season 2 and its Villain; Full #SDCC14 Events Schedule

As Comic-Con ramps up, the Television Critics Association's summer 2014 press tour is winding down, and a tidbit of news has come out about "Penny Dreadful" Season 2's big bad along with full details on the show's SDCC signings and contest to attend the post-panel party.