Since she's never been one to shy away from interacting with and directly communicating with her fans, it was only a matter of time before Anne Rice addressed the rumors swirling around a new adaptation of her Vampire Chronicles and particularly the potential casting of Robert Downey, Jr., as Lestat.
You may or may not remember that George Romero was attached to direct a screen adaptation of the macabre stage play Diamond Dead, and while that never happened, curious parties in the NYC area will have the opportunity to close out the summer with the irreverent rock opera!
A quick update to our earlier story regarding Sony Pictures Home Entertainment releasing some older gems onto Blu-ray this October in the form of some nifty cover art!
One of our most anticipated films of the year, Rec 2, is getting set to make its English subtitled debut at this year's Toronto International Film Festival (September 10-19, 2009) and to celebrate the unleashing of Jaume Balaguero and Paco Plaza's latest effort onto the world two new stills and the all new Spanish one-sheet have hit the net.
William Castle is a hero around the Dread Central offices. The man was a true showman in every sense of the word and knew how to deliver laughs, chills, and lunacy like no other! Come this October fans will be getting a box set to scream about courtesy of Sony Pictures Home Entertainment -- The William Castle Film Collection!
Can it get any better? Yes, it can! Finally the icon everybody has been clamouring for is coming home to Universal's Halloween Horror Nights! That's right, kids, come October 2nd strap in for some vintage Michael Myers induced terror!
Overture Films announced today that upcoming sci-fi spooker Pandorum will be arriving a week later than originally scheduled, thereby giving Jennifer and her body a whole weekend to themselves.
For the life of us we can't understand just why any supposed thrill-seekers would want to risk their very lives and sometimes limbs just to climb a mountain. Because it's there? Really? When trouble comes, it's sometimes deservedly so. Such is the case with the French thriller Vertige (or High Lane for us silly Americans).
Nearly twenty brand new stills for David R. Ellis' The Final Destination popped online today featuring a whole bunch of people about to have a very bad day. Check 'em out now! Consider it another gift before dying!
HBO's terrific "In Treatment" is becoming quite a springboard for genre actresses. First there was Mia Wasikowska as the new Alice in Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland, and now we have the equally talented Alison Pill joining Olivia Thirlby for Jack & Diane, a picture about two teenage girls who fall in love -- and as a result turn into werewolves!
Having been sick most of the past two weeks I've been behind on the news. For example, one of the most sought after made-for-television rarities from the 1970's is now available on DVD for the first time ever. I'm talking about The Bermuda Depths. And that's not the only new genre gem the Warner Archives Collection is now making available for order.
Relationships can sometimes be a real bitch. Especially when things go a bit sour. Some couples do whatever they can to try and salvage things, like kinky sex and ... well ... murder. I tell ya, folks, sometimes it's a lot safer and more practical just to rub one out and go to sleep.
Here's the formula if you want to get a movie or series made nowadays: It has to be either be a sequel, a remake, or based on a comic book. Enter one of DC Vertigo's releases -- Midnight Mass.
Hey, Dread Central fiends! Welcome to Heather "The Horror Chick" Wixson's production video blog for Day Three of Sean Cain's Breath of Hate.
Ready for the conclusion of another two-fisted horror tale? Then your wait is over! Doug Slack's Hard-Boiled Horror Tales is Dread Central's online horror anthology serial that combines monsters with old school gangster pulps. The feature will be running right here two days a week with new installments every Monday and Friday! Let the madness begin!