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Joss Whedon Nets Vanguard Award

Joss Whedon has done so much more than just work in the TV and film industry. He's created entire meticulous universes for his characters and fans to explore, and that's no easy task. Thankfully the man is about to get his due.

Ready to Be Frozen in February?

The dead of winter. What better time to release Adam Green's long awaited film Frozen than when most of the country are shivering their asses off?

Official Word and Details: Paranormal Activity on DVD and Blu-ray

Finally, after years of waiting and one hell of a theatrical run, the movie that scared the hell out of most of the world, Oren Peli's Paranormal Activity, is coming home courtesy of Paramount Home Entertainment; and we've got the whens and whats for you first!

The Goon Making Progress / Waiting on Fincher

It's been a while since last we heard anything about David Fincher's upcoming CG animated feature film, The Goon, but finally there's a bit to talk about!

Some Chatter on The Crow Remake

A bit more on Stephen Norrington's proposed remake of The Crow has made its way online today, and we've got the goods for you to sample (and probably complain about).

Blair Witch Remake in the Works?

Given the success of Paranormal Activity, it was only a matter of time before someone went back to the well, or in this case the woods, to try to capture that ever so special lightning in a bottle that all indie filmmakers pursue.

Never Sleep Again Twitterfeed: Monday on the Road

Being that Thanksgiving is this week, we figured we'd hit the road and do a little location shooting. It's good to get out of the office or, in our case, the studio. But where to, you ask? Rest assured no matter where we end up, it'll be fun!

Ninja Assassin Black Carpet Mayhem

Well, even though Ninja Assassin may not exactly be a horror flick, around these parts we find ninjas and gratuitous violence pretty badass. All that being said, Dread Central sent out the team of Heather Wixson and Brian Smith to cover the black carpet premiere of the movie last Thursday night at the historic Mann's Chinese Theater.

Zombie Fans Rejoice! Undead Labs Working on the Ultimate Living Dead Laden MMO

If you're like me, you don't understand the appeal of MMO's like World of Warcraft. I don't want to enchant items or do fairy dances. I want to kill zombies. I want to paint the screen red with gore. I want to dance in their infected entrails. I want to .... wait, getting carried away. Ahem. Ok, a new company called Undead Labs may have just the game people like us have been waiting to sink our teeth into.

Quote the Raven While Tied to a Chair - Poe and Torture Porn?

Edgar Allan Poe and torture porn. Two things I never gave much thought about going together. However, I guess if you really think about it, it does make some kind of sense.

Halo-8 Launches H8LA Apparel Line

Innovative, risk-taking indie studio Halo-8 recently enlisted stylist Aubrie Davis (formerly a manager at Hot Topic and H&M stores) to join the team as Creative Director and launch Halo-8's newly minted apparel division H8LA. To celebrate the occasion, H8LA has provided Dread Central with a couple of exclusive photos from its Godkiller clothing line modeled by none other than genre legend Bill Moseley.

The Ultimate in Friday the 13th Apparel

A really badass way to show your love for the Jason fans on your holiday list has shown up on the Net, and it's a just can't miss gift idea!

A Beastly Trailer Comes Our Way

No doubt hoping for the kind of blind faith that Twilight fans show at the box office, CBS Films has provided the trailer for its new Beauty and the Beast redux of sorts, Beastly.

DVD Releases: Nov. 24, 2009: Throw The Witches Hammer at The Fiend with a Silent Scream

A handful of this week's releases came out a day early -- on the 23rd instead of the 24th -- but even so, there aren't a lot of familiar names to choose from. The picks of the week are two Blu-rays: My Bloody Valentine (Special Edition) and The Monster Squad (20th Anniversary Edition). If you don't have the tech yet for those, then read on for what you might want to put on your shopping list.

Bill Lustig: Maniac Remake on the Way / Possibly Maniac Cop as Well

At a recent film festival over the weekend, genre favorite William Lustig dropped some really interesting news regarding two of his properties while accepting a well deserved lifetime achievement award. We warned you not to go out tonight!