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The Gasp Menagerie: The Vaile Mansion

Welcome to The Gasp Menagerie! Recently I discovered that I share with our co-founder, leader, and resident pop-culture icon Uncle Creepy a passion for all things paranormal. Ghosts, cryptozoology, the unexplained... all that creepy stuff. Hence, our beefed up coverage of that realm of the weird under the title The Gasp Menagerie.

Casting News Speeds in for Indie Horror Stoplight

Indie filmmaker Eric Stanze is back with a new project called Stoplight, and we have the artwork and a whole bunch more for you to dig on right here. Whattaya waiting for? Go! Never mind the red lights! Friggin' go already!

Radio 66.6 - Weekly Music News: July 1, 2014

We're back with another installment of Radio 66.6! This week features the latest news, music, videos and tour dates from the likes of Judas Priest, Avenged Sevenfold, Powerman 5000, Pennywise, Cannibal Corpse, Steel Panther, Darkest Hour, Mastodon, Rise Against, Suffocation and more. Don't touch that dial.

Thrilling Feature Awaiting Now in Production; New Artwork Released

Filmmaker Mark Murphy is currently at work on his second feature, a twisted vision entitled Awaiting. The movie stars Tony Curran and Diana Vickers and began filming on June 22. We've got additional info and a look at some new artwork for you right now.

See the Trailer for Titan's Collected Edition of The Weirding Willows

With Vol. 1 of the hardcover collection of Dave Elliott's The Weirding Willows (art by Barnaby Bagenda and Sami Basri), arriving TODAY, Titan has released a trailer to make sure you haven't forgotten. Vol. 1 also includes an exclusive brand-new chapter.

Three New Clips Offer a Heaping Helping of Southern Comfort

On tap right now to help you get through your Tuesday are three clips from Walter Hill's backwoods masterpiece Southern Comfort, which is on its way to Blu-ray and DVD from the lovable sickos from at the Shout! Factory. Check them out!

Christopher Rice Reveals the Title and Publisher of His Next Supernatural Thriller

Christopher Rice avoided writing about the supernatural for years, but with 2013's The Heavens Rise, he dipped his toe into the genre, and come October he'll be back with another spooky saga, The Vines. Read on for the details!

Event Report and Image Gallery: Bizarre AC II

Bizarre AC II took place June 13-15 at the Tropicana in Atlantic City, and Dread Central went down-the-shore to check it out! Here's our event report plus an overflowing image gallery.

Showtime Teases Penny Dreadful Season 2

We're still a few episodes behind on "Penny Dreadful," but if you're all caught up following last night's Season 1 finale and already looking forward to Season 2, Showtime has a treat for you! Check it out, and look for lots more soon on what's ahead next year.

Test Your Fate with This Pair of Clips from Salem Episode 1.12 - Ashes, Ashes

Just two episodes are left in Season 1 of "Salem," and we can't remember when we've been sadder to see a show take a break. But to help cheer us up a bit, here are the preview and two clips from the upcoming Episode 1.12, "Ashes, Ashes."

David Cronenberg's New NSFW Short Film The Nest Online for a Limited Time

Here's something special for you kids, and the only hitch is that you have just a limited time to take advantage of it. David Cronenberg's new body horror short film The Nest is online now courtesy of the EYE Film Institute in Amsterdam!

Marvel Alumnus to Make Directorial Debut with Horror Short Kadence

The horror short film Kadence, directed by Marvel Studios’ Visual Development Coordinator Jacob Johnston and starring Bailey Chase, Alyson Stoner, and Zane Holtz, has two days left in its Kickstarter campaign, and they're looking to you for help.

Want to Be an Executive Producer on Trophy Heads? Purchase a Full Moon Entertainment Evergreen Card!

Full Moon Entertainment and Full Moon Streaming are bringing back one of the best offers they've presented to fans: the Evergreen Card. Not only does the card provide incredible purchasing power, but buying one will also earn you that executive producer credit you've been wanting.

Go Behind the Scenes of Alien

H.R. Giger's stunning creation used in Ridley Scott's film Alien is one of the greatest monsters ever captured on film, and the Alien franchise is one that, despite a few missteps, will always be revered among fans.

Shrew's Nest Trailer Brings on the Scares

The first official trailer for the upcoming fear flick that finds Spanish filmmaker Alex de la Iglesia (The Last Circus, Witching and Bitching) serving as producer, Shrew's Nest, is here and it's looking pretty damned good. Check it out!