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CONTEST CLOSED! Win The Complete Drive-In Prize Pack

After four days of guest blogs from author Joe R. Lansdale, the time has come to reveal the details of the contest tie-in for his new book collection The Complete Drive-In.

Cthulhu Chronicles: The Calling #1 Coming This July

Coming this July from Boom! Studios is an all-new ongoing Lovecraft-inspired supernatural horror comic series with a decidedly modern spin from superstar writing team Michael Alan Nelson and Johanna Stokes.

Hatchet II - Get Your Picture in the Swamp at the Weekend of Horrors

We're sure the Hatchet Army will be in full effect this weekend at Creation's Weekend of Horrors, and to reward fans for their loyalty, Adam Green and Dark Sky Films have cooked up something pretty damned nifty!

Planet of the Apes: Rise of the Apes Scores a Human Lead - James Franco

We all know how the cinema war ends between man and intelligent ape (with us lobotomized and stuffed), but we're hoping how it begins will be an action packed carnage fest that's equally as gruesome. We can dream, can't we?

New F.E.A.R. 3 Trailer - The Point Man

Today Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment hooked us up with a new trailer for F.E.A.R. 3 featuring Point Man, the genetically enhanced super soldier originally introduced in F.E.A.R., and revealed some more scoopage on F.E.A.R. 3’s story.

Food Donation Info for Weekend of Horrors Attendees

As if the good folks over at Creation aren't doing enough already to ensure that this weekend's con will be a show that fans in attendance will never forget, they're also setting up a donation area for the Los Angeles Regional Foodbank so that said fans can do their part to give back to the community.

Early Details on The Disco Exorcist

Stories like this one are why I love writing for Dread Central. Where else could we learn about a movie called The Disco Exorcist?!? From the Press Release:

Exclusive First Stills: Michael Madsen, Tony Todd, William Forsythe and More in The Witching Hour

Here around Dread Central nothing makes us happier than diggin' into a brand new anthology film. They're cool because if you get bored of one story, you can just sit tight for the next to come! Executive producer Shanna MacDonald dropped us a line with the skinny and some exclusive stills for her latest bit of badassery - The Witching Hour, which stars a host of horror favorites!

Motion Picture Purgatory: Hausu (House)

Once again Trembles has reached back into the vault for this week's Motion Picture Purgatory, all the way back to 1977 for Nobuhiko Obayashi's haunted house flick Hausu (aka House).

Get Cornered in June

Phase 4 Films just announced when we'll be seeing the Steve Guttenberg (yes, that Steve Guttenberg) horror flick Cornered! today, and we have the goods for you fresh and hot.

Haven Writer on How the Show Differs from Its Source Material

Several comments along the lines of "Haven seems to have absolutely nothing to do with the Stephen King novel (The Colorado Kid) on which it's based" got us wondering about the upcoming Syfy series. Luckily, thanks to the magic of Twitter, the show's co-writer, Sam Ernst, has cleared things up a bit.

Lionsgate Goes Under the Mountain in August

The director of the splattery good gore-fest Black Sheep (review here), Jonathan King, has a new flick coming out from Lionsgate and Lightning Media called Under the Mountain, and though it's been given a PG-13 rating, we're still confident enough in King's filmmaking chops to insist that this one is worth a look!

Joe R. Lansdale Guest Blog: Receiving Inspiration from Popcorn

It's time for the final installment in our four-day guest blog from author Joe R. Lansdale, and today the topic is one that's near and dear to many drive-in movie fans' hearts: Popcorn!

Video Debut of Muse's Neutron Star Collision from Twilight Saga: Eclipse

As reported previously, Muse's "Neutron Star Collision (Love is Forever)" is to be the first single off the soundtrack from The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, and today the video, directed by Anthony Mandler, hit the Internet. Coincidentally, Mandler is attached to direct the vampire film Vlad for Summit.

Behind-the-Scenes Images: The Rite

The power of Christ must have compelled the paparazzi to be at the right place at the right time to get some stills from the shooting of The Rite up on the 'Net for us prying eyes to sample. Yeah, they're not much to look at but hey, it's a start right?