Everyone knows about the Loch Ness Monster. Most know about Canada's Ogopogo and Lake Champlain's "Champ". But how familiar are you with the Lake Van Monster? That might be because you don't live in Turkey. The lake and its alleged monster are quite the Turkish tourist attraction, and now they are about to be the subject of their first ever feature film.
Our ongoing coverage of Shane Acker's 9 continues with two new exclusives courtesy of Focus Features: never-before-seen character design sketches drawn by Acker during the initial conception of the character 8. These sketches showcase the filmmaker's amazing progression from initial drawing to final rendered character as seen in the film.
South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin, Texas, has become one of the preeminent events in the United States. What started out as a music festival has added conferences and festivals for the film industry as well as for the blossoming interactive media, mirroring the ever-increasing convergence of entertainment/media outlets. So of course we here at Dread Central want to be a part of it -- and you guys can help us achieve that goal!
Tired of seeing nothing but images of Charlotte Gainsbourg and Willem Dafoe in the throes of passion and/or pain in connection with Lars von Trier's divisive new film Antichrist? If so, then you should be happy to view the UK poster for the flick, which plays up the controversy the film has engendered.
The first official clip from Rob Zombie's Halloween II hit the Net today, and it gives its characters a really good reason to call 911 and get the hell out of the house that they're in!
The cast of Zack Snyder's Sucker Punch just got a whole lot more interesting to this Woman thanks to the addition of "Mad Men" star Jon Hamm. It's about time a male was announced to join the previously named Emily Browning, Vanessa Hudgens, Jamie Chung, Jena Malone, Abbie Cornish, and Carla Gugino.
As we told you just a couple of days ago (previous story here), a number of television networks have been vying for Marcus Dunstan and Patrick Melton's pilot script for "Clive Barker's Hotel." It now appears that ABC has emerged on top of the fray.
Producer Andrew Rose dropped us a line with an update on indie feature Kodie, which is filming in Texas. He also included some stills that are exclusive to Dread Central and show off a bit of the madness and mayhem taking place on set.
Give Charles Band credit; he knows how to keep Full Moon going. Whether it’s his new studio in China (story here) or his bonkers show that’s hitting the road this fall, the Full Moon name is out there and going strong.
The man who proved to us that no one on the planet can hold a Grudge quite like the Japanese, Takashi Shimizu, is getting geared up to bring us yet another slice of shiver fodder that is guaranteed to put a song in your heart ... and then stop it dead.
Here's a shocker for ya! An unused trailer for Rob Zombie's Halloween II has just leaked its way online and ... it's probably the best damned trailer we've seen for the flick yet.
Are you one of the many who missed out on "Harper's Island" during its television run? If so you NEED to check it out when it drops on DVD on September 8th. To make sure that you do, we're even giving away copies! See? Now you have no excuse!
In just a couple of weeks a little film we've been talking about for a while now, Red Velvet (review here), will be hitting DVD, and we've got the skinny on what to expect when it drops!
The same team behind SPOOKS! is at it once again, and this time they're getting set to deliver to horror comic readers the goods in the form of a Devil's Handshake. Interested? You should be. We've got a seven-page preview to whet your fright-loving whistle!
In preparation for the launch of Southern California’s highly anticipated Halloween Horror Nights (which kicks off October 2 at Universal Studios Hollywood theme park), Universal invited some key members of the genre press to the backlot this afternoon for a tour of one of their key upcoming attractions: the Saw: Game Over maze.